A Renault Formula One car in 2016 livery is unveiled on a giant surfboard at Docklands ahead of the Australian Formula One Grand Prix in Melbourne on March 16, 2016. / AFP / Paul Crock / IMAGE STRICTLY RESTRICTED TO EDITORIAL USE STRICTLY NO COMMERCIAL USE (Photo credit should read PAUL CROCK/AFP/Getty Images)

Renault has become the fourth Formula One team to reveal their official launch date to become the earliest so far with February 21st.

With official confirmation coming via twitter, the French based squad simply said…

“As a tribute to launch announcements, we've come up with our own, a silhouetted car (ooooh) AND a cover (aaaah)! Save this date: 21 Feb!”

This makes them the first (so far) with Force India, Mercedes and Ferrari in the following days (22nd, 23rd and 24th respectively.

This will be Renault’s second season in the sport, this time around that is, and the will be running with Jolyon Palmer and Nico Hulkenberg.