Renault may have won its case against Racing Point but team boss Cyril Abiteboul says the punishment handed down is not enough to potentially deter others.

Renault protested Racing Point’s RP20’s brake ducts after the Styrian, Hungarian and British races.

As of this season all teams have to design their own brake ducts with the teams having voted in favour of taking the ducts off the non-listed parts column and moving them to listed parts.

The hearing was held on Wednesday with the FIA handing down its ruling on Friday, the verdict going in Renault’s favour.

According to the stewards, the RP20’s rear brake ducts were “designed” by Mercedes and therefore not the Silverstone team’s intellectual property.

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