Published on July 10th, 2017 | by admin
F1™ 2017 TO FEATURE ALONSO’S 2006 CHAMPIONSHIP WINNING RENAULT THE ICONIC 2006 RENAULT R26 UNVEILED
SYDNEY, 10th July 2017 – Renault has become the latest team to have an iconic car recreated in F1™ 2017, the official videogame of the 2017 FIA FORMULA ONE WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP™. Codemasters® have released a brand new trailer showcasing the classic 2006 Renault R26, which powered Alonso to the 2006 World Drivers’ Championship.
- 2006 Renault R26 – Driven by Fernando Alonso and Giancarlo Fisichella, the R26 scored 8 wins out of 18 races, with 7 pole positions and 5 fastest laps, leading for more laps and winning more races than any other car in 2006. It helped Alonso win his second Drivers’ Championship and Renault to claim their second Constructors’ Championship in succession.
F1 2017 also features an even deeper career mode, numerous multiplayer enhancements, and a brand new ‘Championships’ game mode as well as the return of classic cars. The 2006 Renault R26 will be playable in F1 2017 when it releases on the PlayStation®4 computer entertainment system, Xbox One and Windows PC (via Steam) worldwide on August 25th 2017.
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