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Prost fears Renault may lose to customer teams in 2018

Renault advisor Alain Prost has said that he's concerned the works team may struggle to beat rival teams running Renault power units next year. As well as running its own race team, the French manufacturer also provides engines to Red Bull. A deal to supply Toro Rosso expired at the end of 2017, allowing McLaren to become a customer operation next season. "The factory team will race against two well-established teams," Prost told Auto Motor und Sport this week. "And both of those teams also have top drivers," the four-time world champion added. "Maybe even the best. On paper we cannot beat Red Bull and McLaren." Renault sold its works team at the end of 2011...
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