Team partners

Our passion for performance, combined with a philosophy of working in partnership, has enabled Castrol to develop lubricants and greases that have been at the heart of numerous technological feats on land, air, sea and space for over 100 years.

Castrol is part of the BP group and serves customers and consumers in the automotive, industrial, and marine and energy sectors in over 120 countries. Our branded products are recognised globally for innovation and high performance through our commitment to premium quality and cutting-edge technology.

The Infiniti brand was launched in 1989. Its range of premium automobiles is currently built in manufacturing facilities in Japan, the United States, United Kingdom and China.

Infiniti design studios are located in Atsugi-Shi, near Yokohama, London, San Diego and Beijing.

Infiniti is in the middle of a major product offensive. The brand has been widely acclaimed for its iconic design and innovative driver-assistance technologies.

RCI Bank and Services is the new commercial identity of RCI Banque as of February 2016. With over 3,300 employees in 36 countries, RCI Bank and Services financed over 1.56 million contracts (new and used vehicles) in 2016 and sold more than 3.4 million services. APAs totalled €33.3 billion in financing at end-December 2016, and pre-tax income was €912 million at end-December 2016.

Since 2012, RCI Bank and Services has been collecting retail deposits in four countries. At end-December 2016, the net amount of deposits collected came to €12.6 billion, or 33% of the company’s assets.

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It is the benchmark insurer in the Spanish market, has operations in practically every country in Latin America – where it is the leading multinational insurer – and is one of the 10 largest European insurance groups in terms of premium volume.

More than 37 million clients place their trust in MAPFRE, which in 2016 generated net earnings of more than 775 million euros (+9.4%) on revenues of 27.1 billion euros (+1.5%).

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With over 70,000 employees and activities in more than 70 countries, BP finds, produces and transports oil and natural gas; trades oil, gas, products and power; manufactures and markets fuels, lubricants and petrochemicals; and produces renewable energy through its wind, biopower and biofuels businesses.

The company believes that by collaborating with customers, governments, NGOs, and thought leaders we can help find solutions to such global challenges as providing enough healthy food for people everywhere, decreasing dependence on fossil fuels, and protecting life and the environment. For additional information about DuPont and its commitment to inclusive innovation.

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Microsoft Dynamics 365 is the next generation of intelligent business applications that enable organizations to grow, evolve and transform. It unifies CRM and ERP capabilities by delivering new purpose-built applications that work seamlessly together to help you accelerate your digital transformation to meet the changing needs of your customers and capture the new business opportunities of tomorrow.

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With a dual Franco-Swiss culture, the watchmaking brand has become a benchmark in the world of professional aviation watches. It defied all codes by designing an icon, the BR 01, inspired by the clocks in the cockpit of an airplane: a circle within a square.

Bell & Ross is an international brand with ten subsidiaries that is a known and recognized throughout the world and present in over 75 countries, through a selected network of 800 retailers and 13 exclusive boutiques.

Launched in 2008, Tmall caters to consumers looking for branded products and a premium shopping experience. A large number of international and Chinese brands and retailers have established storefronts on Tmall. According to iResearch, Tmall was China’s largest third-party platform for brands and retailers in terms of gross merchandise value in 2016. Tmall is a business of Alibaba Group.

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Eurodatacar distribue ses services par l’intermédiaire des Concessionnaires de marque.
Le marquage du numéro d’identification sur les vitres du véhicule est indélébile. Cela rend le négoce de véhicules volés et la falsification de leurs documents extrêmement couteux et risqué pour les recéleurs.

Afin de faciliter l’identification des véhicules par les services autorisés (assureurs, douanes, polices…) Eurodatacar maintient chaque véhicule marqué dans sa base de données pendant 6 ans.

Les automobilistes inscrits chez Eurodatacar bénéficient d’une assistance technique et financière en cas de vol de leur véhicule.

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It holds a minority stake in the Renault Sport Formula One Team, having previously owned and controlled the team between 2010-2015. During this time the team achieved some exceptional results, beating Mercedes and McLaren in the 2012 and 2013 seasons respectively; earning the reputation of the leading non-backed OEM team.

Today, Genii Capital continue to rely on its relationship with the team to interact with market leaders, opinion leaders, high net worth individuals, key global corporate finance players and global players in the Formula 1 community. Utilising this dynamic business environment, Genii Capital continues to support the team whilst initiating positive dialogue with the appropriate counterparties in support of Genii’s core competencies and involvement across: disruptive technology, natural resources, branding, real estate & urbanism, entertainment and sports sectors.

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Le coq sportif was founded 130 years ago, in 1882, in Romilly-sur-Seine near Troyes, France’s knitwear capital. His earliest purpose was providing high-quality sport products for teams and individual athletes. Today, 90% of our textile production comes from Troyes in France, where knitting and dyeing are made. It gives quality to our products, which is recognized by our consumers. Le coq sportif designs its shoe and clothing collections with just as much care as its products designed for professional athletes, with the same touch of French elegance. In 2010, the brand opened a development center and a production site in Romilly-sur-Seine in France.

Le coq sportif has been marked by great moments – Bernard Hinault’s five Tour de France victories, Yannick Noah’s 1983 French Open win, and Argentina’s World Cup victory in 1986, led by Diego Maradona, which followed Italy’s win in 1982 – that have forever tied the brand to sport. Today, le coq sportif is a clothing sponsor to athletes in its historic sports: the tricolour brand provides high-performance jerseys to the Tour de France leaders, and in January 2014 it launched a deal with French tennis player Richard Gasquet. In 2015, le coq sportif will also return to top level football with the French team ASSE Saint-Etienne and the Italian team ACF Fiorentina. In 2016, le coq sportif announced its come back in rugby with the Racing 92 team and has just signed contracts with a dozen of top French rugby players. 2018 will be an important year, as le coq sportif will provide the official equipment to Renault Sport Formula One Team.

Le coq sportif has four subsidiaries France, Spain / Portugal, Great Britain and Italy. The brand is available in more than 70 countries and counts 82 own stores, including 20 in France.

Its ecosystem supports advanced applications from the product design shop to the factory floor to the operating room. 3D Systems’ precision healthcare capabilities include simulation, Virtual Surgical Planning, and printing of medical and dental devices as well as patient-specific surgical instruments. As the originator of 3D printing and a shaper of future 3D solutions, 3D Systems has spent its 30-year history enabling professionals and companies to optimize their designs, transform their workflows, bring innovative products to market and drive new business models.

3D Systems have enjoyed a Technical Partnership with Renault Sport Formula One Team since 1998, when the first SLA 5000 was deployed in Enstone with rapid prototyping purposes. Use of Additive Manufacturing developed rapidly to fulfil the team’s aspiration to increase the production volume for Wind Tunnel model parts and is now used in a variety of roles, including the production of casting patterns and actual car components.

Continuing innovation through technology research, design and development, with state-of-the-art facilities in the US and Europe fuelling a worldwide racing development program, Alpinestars is a global force in every major motorsport series: from Formula 1, NASCAR, the World Endurance Championship and Formula E to MotoGP, motocross and the Dakar Rally. Products delivering comfort and breathability in the high stress cockpit environment, reduce driver fatigue and aid concentration.

Combined with ultra-light materials and advanced construction methods, Alpinestars’ class-leading auto technology is tested in Formula 1 to ensure it gives an advantage in the most competitively demanding environment possible. With trackside technical support and relentless product development, Alpinestars consistently delivers the world’s leading driver performance protection technology to Renault Sport Formula One Team’s drivers Nico Hülkenberg and Carlos Sainz.

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As the advanced central research and development organization of The Boeing Company, Boeing Research & Technology (BR&T) provides innovative technologies that enable the development of future aerospace solutions while improving the cycle time, cost, quality and performance of existing Boeing products and services.

Boeing Research & Technology employees typically work in small teams across Boeing and with its global technology partners, including more than 20 international R&D consortia, to provide a broad array of innovative solutions. These include more intelligent and autonomous systems; advanced structures and materials technologies; environmentally progressive technologies; flight sciences technologies; unmanned aerial systems; advanced manufacturing processes; and more.
During seven years of successful collaboration, BR&T and Enstone have shared and developed technologies in such areas as Computational Fluid Dynamics, additive manufacturing, and advanced materials.

Formed in 2006, BR&T comprises nearly 4,000 technicians, technologists, engineers and scientists who create and collaborate with research and development partners around the world to solve the aerospace industry’s toughest challenges. The company’s research and technology development is largely conducted at 11 Boeing research centers in Australia, Brazil, China, Europe, India, Russia and the United States, including Alabama, California, Missouri, South Carolina and Washington.

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Breton has been awarded the ISO 9001 Quality Certification and the ISO 14001 Certification. In the nineties, Breton forced its way in the field of high speed numerical control machining centres, becoming in few years one of the most important manufacturers in the world. Breton’s machining centres stand out thanks to their top technological level, superior production performances, ground-breaking solutions and top quality of the product/service system offered.

Breton holds the exclusive right on the "Metalquartz" technology applied to the sector of high speed machining centres, which allows to considerably increase the machining performances. Over the time, Breton developed a full range of machining centres that satisfy all the requirements of the following industrial sectors: Aerospace, Defence, Aeronautics, Automotive, Naval, Motor Racing, Gears, Energy, Die, Automotive and Naval Modelling and Prototyping, General Manufacturing Industry.

Elysium has remained a global leader in the interoperability industry for more than 30 years, and pushes the envelope of what’s possible in the world of CAD data collaboration and quality. At Renault Sport Formula One Team, the pressure to have high quality data and the fastest turnaround on engineering changes possible while collaborating with multiple divisions and suppliers using CAD, CAM and CAE is enormous to meet deadlines of every race with improvements. This is precisely where Elysium excels and performs and Elysium has been a constant reliable partner to meet this challenge among the Formula 1 team for over a decade.

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Its technology portfolio refers to electrical discharge machines (EDM), high-speed (HSM) and high-performance (HPM) milling machines, motor spindles, 3D Laser texturing and additive manufacturing (AM) machines, automation and tooling systems as well as customer services. With its product labels AgieCharmilles, Mikron Mill, Liechti, System 3R and Step-Tec, GF Machining Solutions has established an enviable reputation for exceptional performance, outstanding value, ease of use, and lasting precision. The Key segments are the automotive and aerospace industry as well as the information and communication technology. GF Machining Solutions EDM and the five-axis milling machines allow Renault Sport Formula One Team engineers to push Formula One technology to its limits and to adopt radical approaches to the design, manufacture and materials of strategic car components.

Diversifying its products (men, women and children, accessories, home goods, perfumes), over the years, DANIEL HECHTER has remained the brand of open, modern people who expect their clothes to reflect a certain lifestyle. In 1998, Miltenberger Otto Aulbach GmbH acquired the company from its founder. By restructuring the collections, the current owners have continued to consolidate its success throughout the world. Today DANIEL HECHTER has spread its savoir faire to more than 65 countries through 600 own-branded boutiques and 2500 multi-brand stores.

Though the historical signage sector remains very important for HEXIS, over the years we have evolved and have driven our commitment for innovation into technical markets such as public transportation, car industry, and textile and interior decoration. The partnership with Hexis enables Renault F1 Team to efficiently respond to the constant need to update and produce liveries and signage and to deliver them to 21 racing tracks in 5 continents.

HP Inc. creates technology that makes life better for everyone, everywhere. Through our product and service portfolio of personal systems, printers and 3D printing solutions, we engineer experiences that amaze. More information about HP Inc.

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ixell is Groupe Renault’s premium automotive paint brand created in 1976, based in Paris, and now present in 18 countries. The ixell brand has proved its worth as an essential partner of all vehicle repair professionals. ixell offers an integrated system of products and services covering the whole range of bodywork and car repair specialist requirements.

Formula 1 enables ixell to develop the best technologies for all car paints. ixell colour technologies and tools are designed by and for colour professionals. ixell proposes a uniquely broad range of products and comprehensive expertise, from bare metal to clear coat.

Dedicated ixell field teams are specially trained to assist with advice on the best tools and working methods to enhance quality and improve productivity.

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Matrix Fitness – A total solutions partner - is the commercial division of Johnson Health Tech. Matrix is comprised of a complete range of premium, commercial-grade cardiovascular and strength-training equipment for health clubs and other fitness facilities.

Renault Sport was the first commercial partner for Matrix - joining together around 12 years ago. This relationship has been retained throughout the years and continues to grow with Matrix providing fitness equipment to the team’s Technical Centre; a purpose-built sports training and sports science facility known as the Human Performance Centre (HPC).

OZ has been involved in motorsport for more than 30 years as a partner of the most prestigious teams in all kind of World competitions (F1, Rally, Le Mans, DTM, Indy). The incredible number of victories and World titles in the history of OZ represents the essence of excellence and the most reliable evidence of the quality and performance of OZ products.

OZ has been a partner of Renault Sport Formula One Team for many years, co-engineering performance wheels by using all the most advanced production technologies and materials to obtain the optimal balance between strength and elasticity, stress resistance and lightness. The result is the highly performing forged magnesium wheels that are competing today with Renault Sport Formula One Team.

Our dedicated team of 8,000 employees worldwide are passionate about providing customers with an unmatched experience as they help solve critical issues especially impacting the diagnostics, discovery and analytical solutions markets. Our innovative detection, imaging, informatics and service capabilities, combined with deep market knowledge and expertise, help customers gain earlier and more accurate insights to improve lives and the world around us. Together, we are making a difference for the better:


For more effective drugs: PerkinElmer technologies and expertise were instrumental in the development of 22 novel therapeutic drugs.

  • For healthier babies: Our neonatal and newborn screening technologies have aided in screening over 520 million babies worldwide for a variety of life-threatening diseases, helping them get a healthier start.

  • For better treatment: We touch over one million lives every year through cancer treatment with our advances in digital imaging technology.

  • For a cleaner and safer environment: Our instrumentation and solutions test 289 billion gallons of water a year to provide safe drinking water for 1 billion people.

  • For a safer food supply: In 2016, we analysed 220 million tons of wheat for quality within the global grain supply chain.
For more informed scientific decisions: Deploying Spotfire licenses across more than 300 enterprises so researchers can better capture and visualize insights.
For greater efficiencies: Our OneSource services team manages assets in over 8,000 labs around the world.

For over 20 years the F1 Team at Enstone have used PerkinElmer technologies to ensure component safety, quality and integrity. Through our technical partnership with Renault Sport Formula One Team, a dedicated PerkinElmer scientific laboratory operates within the Enstone facility; the latest PerkinElmer thermal analysis, infrared spectroscopy and imaging technologies are used to support proactive monitoring, issue prevention, reliable quality and enhanced performance of Renault Sport Formula One Team race car components.

the only one pure Consumer tyre Company in the sector with a distinctive positioning in High Value tyres, products made to achieve the highest levels in terms of performance, safety, silence and road grip and characterized by high level technological content and/or customization.

With 19 factories located in 13 countries Pirelli had a turnover of 5 billion € in 2016, and more than 12,500 points of sale in over 160 countries, a growing sales network that puts Pirelli ever closer to its customers.

The company currently supports over 460 car and motorcycle sport events in all of the five continents and has been the exclusive tyre partner to the Formula One World Championship since 2011 and with an agreement valid until the end of 2019.

All of this has grown from a strong commitment to research and development with an open and collaborative approach. Over the last three years Pirelli’s investment in R&D was 7.4 per cent of its revenues from high value products, one of the highest levels among the world’s major tyre producers.

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« Renault Pro+, the LCV expert brand of Renault, is a major player in the utility vehicle market. This Expert Brand was launched in 2015 with objective to simplify life of our professional customers, offering tailor made solutions adapted to their needs. Renault Pro+ offers a wide range of vans, including a worldwide unique EV LCV range, pick-ups and converted vehicles… Renault Pro+ flagship is a dedicated specialised network offering rigorous standards (flexible schedule, possibility of test-drive, personnel dedicated to professional clients)
Renault Pro+ supplies Renault Sport Formula One™ Team with a fleet of 16 vehicles: 12 Trafic Minibus that assist in conveying guests and staff and 4 vans that transport hauling equipment to and from European races. Our partnership with Renault Sport Formula One™ Team is based on the shared values of Expertise, Reactivity, Anticipation and Competitiveness. »

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With over 140,000 customers worldwide, Siemens PLM Software works with companies of all sizes to transform the way ideas come to life, the way products are realized, and the way products and assets in operation are used and understood.

For over a decade, our partnership with Renault Sport Formula One Team encompasses two critical engineering disciplines; engineering simulation and advanced composite design.

Our engineering simulation tools, led by the STAR-CCM+ product, allow Renault Sport Formula One Team to discover better designs, faster. The software plays a critical role in aerodynamic development, while both STAR-CCM+ and STAR-CD are used extensively in engine design simulation solutions, providing the most reliable flow of information into the team’s design process, which in turn drives innovation and lowers development costs.

Our advanced composite design tools, led by the Fibersim product, allow Renault Sport Formula One Team to design and manufacture parts made of advanced composite materials, including carbon fibre. The software enables the engineers at the Enstone facility to significantly reduce design and production time and improve the accuracy of its composite racing car parts, which make up 85% of the car but only 20% of its weight.


Global customers, e.g., from the automotive, aerospace, and electronic industry use Volume Graphics software when it comes to quality assurance in product development and production. By choosing Volume Graphics software, you can rely on more than 20 years of experience in the development of software for non-destructive testing based on industrial CT.

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The name YXLON stands for assurance and quality for all types of cast parts, tires, electrical and electronic components, turbine blades, welded joints and a lot more. Our product portfolio includes X-ray systems for installation in radiological inspection envelopes, universal X-ray inspection systems on the basis of fully shielded devices, as well as solutions specific to a customer. Whether in manual, semi or fully automated operation, our inspection systems are ideal for deployment in research & development and can be integrated into any production process.

CT systems have been an integral part of our product portfolio since as far back as 2003. Computed tomography provides a three-dimensional insight into inspection items, thus enabling the analysis of inner structures, dimensional measurement tasks in metrology applications or actual-to-nominal comparisons to CAD data, to name only a few examples. Besides delivering a more precise inspection evaluation when compared with radiography, computed tomography also provides valuable information about the production process. Above and beyond such advantages, our microfocus systems permit highly detailed looks into the most intricate structures and tiniest components.

With our headquarters in Hamburg, sales and service locations in Tokyo, Osaka, Hudson (Ohio), San Jose (California), Beijing, Shanghai, Hattingen and Heilbronn, as well as a network of representatives in over 50 countries, as YXLON we’re local for our customers all over the world.