Fernando Alonso was limited to 100km under the testing rules in a session officially being used to make a promotional film.
Formula 1 2020: Daniel Ricciardo to pick tattoo for Renault team principal Cyril Abiteboul after podium finish in Eifel GP
Ricciardo and Renault team principal Cyril Abiteboul had a bet that Abiteboul would get a tattoo of Ricciardo's choice if he could finish in the top three of a race this season.
Racing Point said it had decided to accept the sanctions imposed and to move on, in the wider interests of the sport, following an agreement between all the teams on new rules to prevent any future 'reverse engineering' of other teams' cars.
Alpine has a history in motorsports with the Renault-powered Alpine car winning the Le Mans 24 hours race in 1978.
Formula 1 2020: Daniel Ricciardo eyes podium finish at Spanish GP to win bet against Renault boss Cyril Abiteboul
Ricciardo and Abiteboul agreed that they would have matching tattoos if the Australian is successful in driving his French team's car to a top three finish this season.
The Racing Point car has been dubbed the "pink Mercedes" because the team is accused of copying the part from Mercedes.
Formula 1 2020: 'Copying in F1 is standard,' Ross Brawn sees nothing wrong in Racing Point's 'Pink Mercedes'
Copying is a part of Formula One and Racing Point have just taken it further than other teams with their new car, the sport’s managing director Ross Brawn said
Formula 1 2020: Fernando Alonso needs no help from me to return to Renault next season, says Daniel Ricciardo
Alonso last raced for McLaren in 2018 and Ricciardo was asked whether he would be happy to hand over his car for any Friday practice sessions this year. The answer was no.
Formula 1, Renault look to gain from return of Fernando Alonso who must be ready for test of patience
As Fernando Alonso announces return to Renault and Formula 1, we assess how the key stakeholders would be impacted by the decision.
Alonso will replace Daniel Ricciardo at Renault after the Australian signed a deal earlier this year to move to McLaren for 2021. Alonso has signed a two year deal and will partner Esteban Ocon.
Alonso, who left Formula One at the end of 2018 after a final season with McLaren, won his championship titles with Renault in 2005 and 2006
Four-time F1 champion Sebastian Vettel says unlike Alonso, his possible exit from the sport after this season wouldn't be temporary.
Nissan settles dispute with Tamil Nadu over unpaid dues, damages; begins process to withdraw international arbitration: Report
The dispute arose after Nissan said Tamil Nadu hadn’t paid certain incentives under a 2008 agreement to set up a car plant in the southern state.
From boom to bottom: Renault, Nissan bet on deeper cooperation; firms under pressure to recover from falling sales
Since its founding in 1999, the partnership between Renault and Nissan was dominated by its leader, Carlos Ghosn.
Renault, Nissan rebuild alliance to ride out coronavirus storm; thousands of jobs to be at risk after restructuring plans: Report
When Renault SA, Nissan Motor Co and Mitsubishi Motors Corp announced the last strategy plan for their Alliance in September 2017, the goal was to become the world’s biggest automaker by 2022.
In an interview with the Formula 1 website, the 25-year-old driver thanked team bosses for their understanding and not standing in the way of his move to Maranello.
COVID-19 impact: Britain's Rolls-Royce to axe 9,000 jobs in air travel slump; more firms resort to lay off on recession woes
Rolls-Royce said it was targeting 1.3 billion pounds of annual cost savings, with about 700 million coming from layoffs plus other cuts that could include factory closures.
Formula 1: Two-time champion Fernando Alonso willing to return in 2021, says former Renault Flavio Briatore
Alonso left Formula One at the end of 2018 but is seen as a possible replacement for Australian Daniel Ricciardo, who is moving to McLaren in 2021.
Formula 1: Daniel Ricciardo to McLaren, Carlos Sainz to Ferrari, who will take up the vacant Renault seat?
Without a single lap raced in the 2020 Formula 1 season, the careers of four drivers have been impacted already. Vettel, Sainz, Ricciardo and the one name still to be found out.
Formula 1: Renault's Daniel Ricciardo expects sport's return to be chaotic after lengthy delay caused by COVID-19
Ricciardo, isolating in Perth since his home race in Melbourne was cancelled in March, has not driven his Renault since the last day of testing in Barcelona at the end of February