Renault chronicle 40 years in Formula 1
During the British Grand Prix, Renault celebrated the 40th anniversary of his debut in Formula 1. We decided to recall the history of the French team.1977 its debut in Formula 1, the French built a machine with unusual for that period of a turbo. Originally it was planned to hold the first race at the home Grand Prix of France in early July, but by that time the car still wasn't ready. Made debut only on the next Grand Prix of great Britain on 16 July.Behind the wheel of a single machine, sat the Frenchman Jean-Pierre ABUY, on account of which already had one start in the composition of Tyrrell.Neither in Britain nor in the subsequent three races Jabou to the finish to get failed. While in Canada he did not qualify. Evil tongues nicknamed the Renault RS01 "yellow kettle" - too often, the French machine was steaming.Season results 0 points.