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Williams drivers Sergey Sirotkin and Lance Stroll finished today’s Formula 1 Belgian Grand Prix in 12th and 13th place respectively, both gaining a number of positions in a chaotic turn 1, a frightening accident triggered by Nico Hulkenberg in the Renault (Hulk smash?) leading to a quarter of the field Read more…

This week I paid a visit to a staple of the Formula 1 calendar between the early 1950s and the mid-1980s, Circuit Park Zandvoort. Set in the sand dunes of the west coast of The Netherlands, about 30km west of Amsterdam and a mere 250 metres from the beach, it Read more…

Having narrowly missed out on the formula 1 World Drivers Championship on three previous occasions in 1986, 1987, and 1991, all whilst driving for Williams, fans’ favourite Nigel Mansell finally cracked it on this day in 1992, finishing second to the late great Ayrton Senna in the Hungarian Grand Prix Read more…

The relationship between Haas and Ferrari has undoubtedly changed the dynamic of Formula 1 in a very short space of time. The cross pollination of teams is seriously impacting traditionally independent teams such as Williams and fellow British ‘garagista’ and once great McLaren who now find themselves as odd-ones-out in Read more…

With a Lawrence Stroll led consortium having taken control of Force India from Vijay Mallya, the obvious question for fans of its competition is ‘what are the consequences for us?’ This is particularly true of Williams, the two teams sharing not only an engine supplier, but much of the same Read more…

Ex-Williams Formula 1 driver Felipe Massa has rejected claims by Lance Stroll that the veteran did not give him any form of help in his maiden season with the team. In an attempt to downplay the benefit of having a more experienced team-mate after the Brazilian was replaced by Sergey Read more…

Following his successful test at the Circuit de Catalunya bolted-on to the Spanish Grand Prix earlier in the season, Williams young driver Oliver Rowland is back in the hot-seat for Williams in the last official Formula 1 test before the summer break. With his sights firmly on a drive in Read more…

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