[YesAuto Racing Exposure] A few days ago, Renault Automobile released a preview of the new sports car Sport RS01, which is used to replace the current Sport Megane Trophy race car. At the same time, Renault will set up a single-brand event around this car.
Sport RS01 is expected to be equipped with an engine provided by Nismo with a maximum power of more than 500 horsepower; in addition, this car will also be equipped with a 7-speed sequential gearbox, a carbon fiber body and special custom Michelin tires, etc., and the quality of the vehicle is not Will exceed 1100kg.
The brand new single-brand event around this car will be held from April to October next year. The event is divided into 9 sub-stations. The tracks include: Italy Monza (Monza) circuit, Belgium Spa- Francorchamps circuit, Nurburgring (Nurburgring) circuit, etc., and the final race of the event will be held at the Jerez circuit circuit in Spain.
Renault has always invested heavily in motorsports. This year, it has hosted three world championships: World Series Formula Renault 3.5, Eurocup Formula Renault 2.0 and Eurocup Megane Trophy. And this time around the launch of Sport RS01 brand new cars and events will be dedicated to cultivating and discovering more talented young drivers. (Compilation/Auto House Guo Feng)