Thank You Sir Frank Williams

Williams Racing Fansite

wi77iams.com is an unofficial not-for-profit community for fans of the Williams Racing Formula 1 team, featuring all the latest news, chat and opinion about racesteamcars and drivers. Williams Racing‘s importance to the history of Formula 1 can’t be exaggerated, and our fan community allows us to show our support for them in their efforts to get back the the front of the grid, as a new chapter begins with the team’s sale to Dorilton Capital.

Heritage

Williams Racing has been continuously involved in Formula 1 since being founded in 1977 by Sir Frank Williams and Sir Patrick Head.

Success

In a 42 year history in Formula 1 Williams has won 114 races and 16 titles – a record matched only by Ferrari and McLaren.

Passion

Williams exists solely as a racing team. It simply wants to race against the best Grand Prix teams in the world and win.

Independence

One of the great constructors in Formula 1 history, Williams’ staunch independence allows it to compete with total autonomy, free from any competitive constraints.

Excellence

Since 1977 Williams has been at the forefront of Formula 1 excellence, driving the sport forward with technical & sporting innovation.

Support

The Williams team continues to receive enormous global support, having built up a huge fanbase in its 40+ years at the top of the sport.

News and chat about the Williams Racing F1 Team, past present and future. Some speculation, plenty of opinion and every now and again a small amount of actual fact.

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Sir Frank Williams dies

The saddest post I’m ever likely to write here. Sir Frank Williams, the man whose vision and drive turned the Williams Grand Prix Team from a plucky little startup into…
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Logan Sargeant joins Williams Driver Academy

American Formula 3 driver Logan Sargeant has joined Williams Racing’s Driver Academy after finishing 7th in this year’s F3 championship. Florida born Sargeant joins Jack Aitken, Roy Nissany and Jamie…
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Williams launches Global Fan Hub

Williams Racing has launched a new ‘Global fan hub’ – a fan initiative to try and better engage with its fanbase in the midst of the team’s best Formula 1…

Honours

The achievements of the Williams Racing Formula 1 Team since its debut in 1977

Williams FW43

2021 Williams Racing FW43 (B)

Championship position:8th (20 points)
Designed by:Doug McKiernan (aero), Adam Carter (design), Barney Hassell (vehicle dynamics) & Patrick Head
Official entrant:Williams Racing
Engine:Mercedes Hybrid Turbo V6
Tyres:Pirelli
Fuel:Petronas
Brakes:AP 6 piston front and 4 piston rear calipers with carbon discs and pads
Transmission:Williams 8 speed semi-automatic
Sponsors:Sofina, Lavazza, Royal Bank of Canada
Preceded by:Williams FW42

Saudi Grand Prix in

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2021 Saudi Grand Prix - 5th December 2021

Jeddah | 5th December 2021

Race number:63
Age:23
2021 Championship position:15th (16 points)
Race number:6
Age:25
2021 Championship position:16th (7 points)

28th March, 2021 / Sakhir / Report

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Russell15140
Latifi17DNF0

18th April, 2021 / Imola / Report

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Russell12DNF0
Latifi14DNF0

2nd May, 2021 / Portimao / Report

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Russell11160
Latifi18180
9th May, 2021 / Circuit de Catalunya / Report
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Russell15140
Latifi19160

23rd May 2021 / Monaco / Report

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Russell15140
Latifi18150

6th June 2021 / Baku / Report

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Russell15DNF0
Latifi16160

20th June, 2021 / Le Castellet / Report

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Russell14120
Latifi17180

27th June, 2021 / Red Bull Ring / Report

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Russell11DNF0
Latifi16170

4th July, 2021 / Red Bull Ring / Report

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Russell9110
Latifi18160

18th July, 2021 / Silverstone / Report

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Russell89120
Latifi1817170

1st August, 2021 / Hungaroring

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Russell1784 🙂
Latifi1876 😀

29th August, 2021 / Spa / Report

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Russell229*
Latifi991*
*Half points awarded

5th September, 2021 / Zandvoort

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Russell11DNF0
Latifi14160

12th September, 2021 / Monza

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Russell151592
Latifi1614110

26th September, 2021 / Sochi

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Russell3(!)101
Latifi14DNF0

10th October 2021 / Istanbul Park / Report

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Russell13150
Latifi17170

Driver of the day

Keke Rosberg

Easy going Finn Keijo 'Keke' Rosberg spent four years with Williams between 1982 and 1985 taking five wins and one World Drivers Championship. He was the first Finnish driver to compete regularly in Formula 1, the first to take a pole position, a win and a World Championship. His World Championship was notable for the fact that Rosberg scored a solitary Grand Prix win that year, equalling the fewest wins in a World Championship year. ...Read on