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2007 Details

Team: ING Renault F1 Team 07 Renault
Chassis: R27
Engine: RS27
Tyres: Bridgestone
Drivers: 03  Giancarlo Fisichella (Italy)
04  Heikki Kovalainen (Finland)
Test drivers: Nelson Piquet Jr (Brazil)
Ricardo Zonta (Brazil)
Website: www.ing-renaultf1.com

Track record (at start of 2007 season)

Race starts: 210 1st race - Great Britain 1977   07 Renault
Wins: 33 1st win - France 1979
Podiums: 89  
Poles: 50  
Front rows: 87  
Fastest laps: 27  
Constructors' titles: 2 2005, 2006
Drivers' titles: 2 2005, 2006
Points: 925  

Car Details

Chassis R27 - moulded carbon fibre and aluminium honeycomb composite monocoque, manufactured by the Renault F1 Team and designed for maximum strength and stiffness with minimum weight. Engine installed as a fully-stressed member.

07 Renault
Engine RS27 - 2.4 litre, 90 degree V8

Suspension Front - carbon fibre top and bottom wishbones operate an inboard rocker via a pushrod system. This is connected to a torsion bar and damper units which are mounted at the front of the monocoque.

Rear - Carbon fibre top and bottom wishbones operating vertically-mounted torsion bars and horizontally-mounted damper units mounted on the top of the gearbox casing.

Transmission Seven-speed semi-automatic titanium gearbox with one reverse gear. Instantaneous gearchange system for maximum performance.

Dimensions Front track 1450mm; Rear track 1400mm; Wheel base 3100mm Overall length 4800mm; Overall height 950mm; Overall width 1800mm

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