Sir Frank Williams, who has passed away at the age of 79, founded one of Formula 1’s most successful teams and continued to run it long after the road car accident which confined him to a wheelchair.
Lewis Hamilton has praised Sir Frank Williams, whose spell in charge of the team he founded in 1977 will come to an end after this weekend’s Italian Grand Prix.
What did Bernie Ecclestone have to say to Frank Williams at his 70th birthday party last weekend? Over to you.
Williams team owner Frank Williams has praised the efforts of the F1 community in responding to the fire which broke out in the team’s garage yesterday.
Williams founder Sir Frank Williams will step down from the board at his team at the end of the month.
The 1986 Spanish Grand Prix witnessed one of the closest finishes in F1 history.
Frank Williams is to hand over day-to-day responsibility of the team he founded to chief executive officer Adam Parr. Williams will remain team principal and the majority shareholder in his team. Williams have also confirmed they will continue using Cosworth engines in 2011.
Formula 1 cars from at least 14 different constructors will be demonstrated at the Goodwood Festival of Speed this weekend. They include a special tribute to Williams, Lewis Hamilton in one of Ayrton Senna’s old McLarens, the largest collection of Silver Arrows and, of course, plenty of modern F1 cars. Here’s a run-down of the … Continue reading F1 car and driver highlights at the 2009 Goodwood Festival of Speed
Great to see The Times’s excellent Formula 1 blog back in time for the new season. Renault also have their official blog up and running in time for Melbourne and have previewed the first race.