Williams articles on F1 Fanatic archive

Felipe Nasr joins Williams as test and reserve driver 22nd February 2014, 0:33

GP2 driver Felipe Nasr has been appointed as Williams’ test and reserve driver for the forthcoming season and will drive for the team in practice sessions.

Rivals can mimic McLaren suspension – Williams 1st February 2014, 10:00

Other teams can mimic McLaren’s novel rear suspension design without making drastic changes to their cars, in the view of Williams chief test and support engineer Rod Nelson.

Massa ‘not the only one smiling’ at Williams 31st January 2014, 19:07

Felipe Massa says morale is high at Williams following a productive end to the team’s first test of the year.

Williams pleased with reliaibility gains

Williams chief test and support engineer Rod Nelson believes the team are starting to get to grips with the reliability challenge presented by the new 2014 cars.

“Definitely a big change” with new cars – Massa 30th January 2014, 19:13

Felipe Massa stressed the differences in driving the new cars after his first day of running for Williams in Spain.

Bottas says new cars are more fun to drive 29th January 2014, 18:54

The new Formula One regulations have produced cars which are more enjoyable to drive, according to Valtteri Bottas.

Williams FW36 runs for the first time at Jerez 28th January 2014, 15:31

Williams’ latest F1 car, the FW36, has run for the first time at Jerez.

F1 “still an aerodynamic formula” – Symonds 23rd January 2014, 9:51

Aerodynamics will remain a crucial aspect of F1 car design despite the major changes to the engine regulations, says Williams’ chief technical officer Pat Symonds.

First image of Williams FW36 reveals ‘anteater’ nose

Williams have become the second team to reveal the look of their 2014 F1 car – and the first to show off the design of the widely-debated 2014 noses.

Williams recruit Red Bull and Lotus aero staff 9th December 2013, 10:11

Williams have hired two technical staff to join its aerodynamics team from Red Bull and Lotus.