A PLACE FOR FANS OF WILLIAMS F1

At last I hear you say! A fan community for supporters of the Williams Formula 1 team. 100% unofficial of course. All the latest news, chat and info about the team, drivers, races and cars.

All the latest chat about ROKiT Williams Racing

Whatever's going on in the world of Williams in Formula 1, we write about it and discuss it.

Info about cars, drivers and classic races

Write ups of races both recent and classic, driver profiles and specs of every Williams car since their debut season in 1977.

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Why support Williams?

There are few teams in the history of Formula 1 with the pedigree, heritage and success of the Williams team. Given their current position it's easy to forget that only McLaren and Ferrari have more wins. Our fan community allow you to show your support for the team in their attempt to get back the the front of the grid. So why are they deserving of our support?

Heritage

Founded by Sir Frank Williams and Sir Patrick Head in 1977, Williams Racing has been continuously involved in Formula 1 since. Sir Frank remains the majority shareholder.

Success

Few teams can boast the success of the Williams team. In a 42 year history in Formula 1 it has won 114 races and 16 titles - a record matched only by Ferrari and McLaren

Racing spirit

Williams exists solely as a racing team. It doesn't have a product to peddle, it simply wants to race against the best Grand Prix teams in the world and to win.

Independence

The Williams Team is one of the few great constructors in Formula 1 history and its staunch independence is at the heart of its ability to compete with integrity with teams around it.

Excellence

Since its arrival in 1977 Williams has remained at the forefront of Formula 1 excellence, driving the sport forward with technical innovation and its will to win.

Support

Despite mixed results of late the Williams team continues to receive enormous global support, having built up a large fanbase with 42 years of racing with and against F1's best.

Williams News and Views

Some of the latest news about the Williams Formula 1 Team mixed in with plenty of opinion - some of it thought out.

Williams FW43

By Michaelmad on December 12, 2019

No change in the engine/power unit department (Mercedes), title sponsor (ROKiT) or lead driver (George Russell) for 2020, but Williams will surely hope for a change in fortunes as they approach the new season after Read more…

The statistics

The achievements of the Williams Team since their debut in 1977
1977Formula 1 debut
1979First Formula 1 Grand Prix win
1980Drivers' & Constructors' Champions
1981Constructors' Champions
1982Drivers' Championship
1986Constructors' Champions
1987Drivers' & Constructors' Champions
1992Drivers' & Constructors' Champions
1993Drivers' & Constructors' Champions
1994Constructors' Champions
1996 Drivers' & Constructors' Champions
1997Drivers' & Constructors' Champions
Formula 1 Wins: 114
Formula 1 World Drivers Titles: 7
Formula 1 World Constructors Titles: 9

Driver of the day: Valtteri Bottas

The most recent Williams driver on the list, Valtteri Bottas spent four seasons with the team from 2013 to 2016 scoring ten podiums, before moving on to Mercedes to partner Lewis Hamilton at World Champions Mercedes where he finally got to stand on the top step.

Williams' 2019 Challenger

Okay, it's not quite the Williams FW42 that the team will actually use to compete in the 2019 F1 World Championship, but it's the closest we've got just yet!

ROKiT Williams Racing's new livery for 2019
Designed by:Paddy Lowe
Year(s) active:2019
Official entrant:Williams Racing
Drivers:George Russell, Robert Kubica
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
Preceded by:Williams FW41

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