When Renault Sport injected water ...

In 1983, Renault Sport injected water for the first time into its Turbocharged Formula 1s.

This allowed the engines to gain power (+ 50% in 4 years) by increasing the boost pressure. Indeed, this pressure was previously limited by destructive knocking phenomena that the water injection decreased.

Water injection by Renault Sport

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