Tag Archive: Williams

Jun 17

Massa: Maintaining Williams momentum is paramount

Off the back of strong results in Canada Felipe Massa says continuing its success in Austria will be key if Williams is to catch Ferrari

2015-06-07_1206 Felipe Massa insists the momentum gained by Williams’ results in Canada must be carried into the return to Europe, starting this weekend at the Austrian Grand Prix. Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 16

Williams Heritage to showcase at Goodwood Festival of Speed

Williams Martini Racing driver Felipe Massa will take to the wheel of a 1990 Williams Renault FW13B

Williams logo Williams Heritage, the division of Williams that is dedicated to preserving and showcasing the team’s historical collection of cars, can confirm that it will be attending this year’s Goodwood Festival of Speed where it will demonstrate a number of historic and contemporary team assets for the public to view from Friday throughout the weekend. Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 16

Tata Communications takes real-time data visualisation to the next level with the first challenge of the 2015 F1® Connectivity Innovation Prize

Tata Communications today announces the first challenge of the 2015 F1® Connectivity Innovation Prize.
F1 CIP Judges from left to right; David Coulthard, F1 Commentator; Mehul Kapadia, Managing Director F1 Business at Tata Communic The goal of the USD $50,000 prize, launched last year, is to inspire technical visionaries and creative minds worldwide to harness innovation in Formula 1® racing through two technology challenges.

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Jun 07

Canadian Grand Prix: Hamilton stays cool for Canadian GP win

Lewis Hamilton defies the race-long attentions of Nico Rosberg

2015-06-07_1899Hamilton’s fourth F1 win of the season in the Canadian Grand Prix.

Flagworld photo album

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Jun 06

Canadian Grand Prix: Our coverage continues

The Formula 1 Canadian Grand Prix as lived from Flagworld

2015-06-05_0007 The morning started as usual on a Grand Prix week-end, with the sound of an alarm clock at 4:00am, but it was all good, knowing the work day with start with a breakfast with Toto Wolff.

Flagworld photo album

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May 15

Williams assists in development of the world’s first sodium-ion powered vehicle

This technology was demonstrated in an e-bike application as a proof-of-concept

Williams logoWilliams Advanced Engineering yesterday played host to a media event that saw the first public demonstration of a sodium-ion powered vehicle.

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Apr 27

Williams reports 2014 Annual Results

WGPH is the holding company of the Williams group of companies
Williams Grand Prix Holdings logo Williams Grand Prix Holdings PLC (WGPH, Ticker: WGF1) today announced the Group’s financial results for the year ended 31 December 2014.

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Apr 24

Supermarket fridges become more energy efficient thanks to Formula One aerodynamics

Aerofoils are carefully designed and engineered profiles that control the direction of air flow
Image, Aerofoil in Sainsbury's Buckingham Store Williams Advanced Engineering, the division of Williams that commercialises Formula One derived technology and knowhow, has collaborated with UK start-up Aerofoil Energy to develop a new aerodynamic device that can significantly reduce the energy consumed by refrigerators in supermarkets and convenience stores.

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Mar 26

Williams announces Adrian Sutil as Reserve Driver for the 2015 Season

Adrian made his Formula One debut in 2007 with the Spyker F1 team
03 - Williams Martini RacingWilliams Martini Racing is pleased to announce Adrian Sutil as its official Reserve Driver for the 2015 FIA Formula One World Championship season.

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Mar 26

Statement from Williams regarding Valtteri Bottas

Valtteri will be back in the FW37 this weekend
2015-02-01 - Williams Martini Racing - FW37 launch - Valtteri Bottas 02 Following the injury that Valtteri sustained to his lower back during qualifying for the Australian GP, he has been with a leading physiotherapist who has been working with Valtteri and his trainer to make sure he received the best treatment possible ahead of this weekend’s race.

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Mar 14

Statement from Williams: Update on Valtteri Bottas

Final assessment by the FIA in the early afternoon to determine whether he will be able to race later today.

2015-02-01 - Williams Martini Racing - FW37 launch - Valtteri Bottas 02 During yesterday’s qualifying session for the Australian Grand Prix, Valtteri Bottas developed a back injury which the team felt necessary to be examined by the FIA Medical Delegate at the circuit.

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Mar 12

Williams launch new website in partnership with Avanade

Williams has a new web estate at www.williamsf1.com

Williams, the Formula One racing team and advanced engineering company, has launched a new web estate following a close collaboration with new technical partner Avanade.

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Mar 12

Williams and Oris continue long standing partnership

2015 will mark Oris’ thirteenth season as a partner of Williams

03 - Williams Martini RacingWilliams (Ticker: WGF1) is pleased to announce that its long-term Official Watch Partner, Oris, has renewed its sponsorship of the team ahead of the 2015 F.I.A. Formula One World Championship. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 04

Williams (Ticker: WGF1) is pleased to announce that it has agreed in principle a multi-year strategic technology partnership with BT

BT to help Williams Martini Racing accelerate Team Communications 

 

03 - Williams Martini RacingThe Williams Martini Racing team will use BT’s high performance network services globally, facilitating secure and high speed communication and more effective collaboration between team members. The team’s fixed and mobile voice needs will be brought together by BT into a single service, hosted in the cloud and delivered globally on a wide range of devices. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 03

Williams announce Susie Wolff’s testing schedule for 2015 season

Susie will be getting behind the wheel of the Williams Mercedes FW37
2015-02-28 - Williams Martini Racing - Barcelona - Suzie Wolff (7)Following the appointment of Susie Wolff as the Official Test Driver for Williams Martini Racing  Williams is pleased to confirm Susie’s testing schedule for the 2015 season.

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Feb 01

Williams Martini Racing launch the FW37 at the first test in Jerez

The new Williams Mercedes FW37 was unveiled today ahead of the first pre-season test in Jerez, Spain.
2015-02-01 - Williams Martini Racing - FW37 launch - Valtteri Bottas - Felipe Massa 00The F1 grid will once again be adorned with the red and blue stripes that have grown to be so iconic in motorsport as Williams Martini Racing will be looking to build on their successful 2014 campaign where the team achieved nine podium finishes and finished third in the Constructors’ Championship.

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Jan 30

Williams welcomes Alpinestars as new supplier of technical race apparel

Alpinestars is a global leader in technical, high performance protection for motorcycle and auto racing
03 - Williams Martini RacingWilliams Martini Racing has reached a new agreement with motorsport apparel specialist Alpinestars that will see the company supply its technical performance products to the team for the 2015 Formula One season and beyond.

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Jan 28

Williams appoints Alex Lynn as Development Driver

“I am extremely excited to be joining Williams” – Alex Lynn

03 - Williams Martini RacingWilliams Martini Racing is pleased to announce that British racing driver Alex Lynn will be joining the team as Development Driver for the 2015 Formula One World Championship season.

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Jan 06

Williams announces new technical partnership with Dtex Systems

Williams has embarked on an ambitious transformation of its digital estate over the past 12 months

09 - Williams F1 TeamWilliams (Ticker: WGF1), the leading Formula One team and advanced engineering company, today announces a new technical IT partnership with Dtex Systems, the global security software provider, that will see Dtex introduce its auditing software across Williams’ range of business operations.

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Jan 05

Williams strengthens engineering team for 2015 season

The team is further strengthened by the appointment of Dave Robson from McLaren
09 - Williams F1 TeamWilliams is pleased to announce an updated Race Operations structure to further bolster the engineering department ahead of the 2015 FIA Formula One World Championship season.

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