Renault has confirmed that it won’t be fitting an ‘F-duct’ to its car until at least the Belgian Grand Prix, scheduled for the end of August.

Lead driver Robert Kubica has expressed concerns that its absence could hamper the team’s competitiveness at Hockenheim for this weekend’s German Grand Prix, meaning that the team has to run its cars with less rear wing in order to keep up with the faster cars along the straights.

This, in turn, “could cost us in the corners,” the Polish driver said.

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