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Nico Hulkenberg says Renault are “pumped” ahead of the new season after a reliable pre-season meant they were able to amass laps and data.
Nico Hulkenberg has “positive” first impressions of the Renault R.S.18 after a mammoth morning stint in the new car on the first day of testing.
Nico Hulkenberg reckons if Renault can halve the gap to F1’s leading trio, they will have a good shot at fourth place in this year’s championship.
Ahead of the unveiling of their RS18, Nico Hulkenberg acknowledges that Renault still need “two-three years” to get to the level of Mercedes and Red Bull.
Nico Hulkenberg concedes he has had to become a “fair loser” having claimed the unenviable record of the most grand prix starts without a podium.