Appearing in a very special duel on French TV programme Automoto on May 3, the Renault Sport R.S. 01 took on four of the Patrouille de France aerobatic display team’s Alpha Jets on the runway at Salon-de-Provence Airbase.

A 550bhp car versus a jet with two 3,600bhp engines might seem like a one-sided battle, but appearances can be deceptive.

Find out who was fastest right here (report starts at 6:20)

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