Renault as fast as McLaren, says Abiteboul

At Paul Ricard, McLaren drivers Lando Norris and Carlos Sainz qualified fifth and sixth, while Renault's Daniel Ricciardo and Nico Hulkenberg started eighth and 13th, the latter handicapped by a technical issue in Q2.
In the race, Sainz won the battle between the two teams by finishing sixth, while Ricciardo was the best-placed Renault driver in seventh until penalties for last lap incidents ...Keep reading