Thank You Sir Frank Williams

Williams Racing Fansite 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.


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


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


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


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


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


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.


Williams to use Mercedes Gearbox & back end

For years, one of the most telling signs of Williams Racing’s staunch independence was its refusal to buy in someone else’s gearbox, preferring to make its own in-house, despite it…

Williams 2020 Formula 1 season review

When we look back at the 2020 Formula 1 season in years to come, it’s unlikely our prevailing memories will be of anything that happened on-track. This is especially true…

Jost Capito takes over as Williams CEO

Jost Capito, former Director of Motorsport at Volkswagen and one-time CEO of McLaren, has joined Williams Racing. The 62 year old German has over 35 years experience of motorsport, working…

Sir Frank Williams admitted to hospital

Legendary founder of the Williams Formula 1 Team Sir Frank Williams has been admitted to hospital the Williams family has said in a statement. 78 year old Sir Frank relinquished…


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