Renault Technical director Nick Chester is departing the Method One group after a troublesome season in cost, the group introduced on Friday.
Chester was additionally positioned on “backyard go away”, a transfer designed to cease prime workers with intimate information of the organisation being instantly employed by a rival group.
Renault stated that the transfer was a part of “a significant restructuring plan of their UK technical departments.”
“The group needs Nick nicely for the long run and thanks him for his important contribution to the group’s achievements,” Renault stated in a statement.
The previous technical director had been with Renault for 19 years.
“I’m trying ahead to a brand new problem and want all people within the group all the very best for the long run,” Chester stated.
Renault completed fifth within the Constructors Championship this season, one place decrease than in 2018 and may have former McLaren and Ferrari engineer Pat Fry becoming a member of subsequent yr.