Wurz returns to Williams as driver mentor

Wurz returns to Williams as driver mentor

Alexander Wurz has returned to former squad Williams ahead of the 2012 season, fronting its new driver mentor programme. The 37-year-old, who picked up 45 points during a 69-race Formula 1 career, begins his duties in Barcelona this week. Read more…

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  1. Monday 20 February 2012

  2. Wurz returns to Williams as driver mentor 19:45

    Wurz returns to Williams as driver mentor

    Alexander Wurz has returned to former squad Williams ahead of the 2012 season, fronting its new driver mentor programme. The 37-year-old, who picked up 45…

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  3. Wednesday 25 January 2012

  4. 15:35

    LMS video: Wurz tests Toyota hybrid, on-board

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  5. Wednesday 23 November 2011

  6. Wurz returns to stewards for Interlagos 09:20

    Wurz returns to stewards for Interlagos

    Alexander Wurz will be the driver representative steward for this weekend’s season-ending Brazilian Grand Prix, it has been confirmed by Formula 1 governing…

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  7. Monday 6 June 2011

  8. 13:07

    Montreal Memories: Two chaotic starts, 1998

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  9. Sunday 20 March 2011

  10. 00:00

    Melbourne Memories: Coulthard flies over Wurz, 2007

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  11. Monday 24 January 2011

  12. 19 drivers selected for FIA Institute shootout 09:51

    19 drivers selected for FIA Institute shootout

    Motorsport governing body the FIA has selected 19 drivers to take part in a three-day shootout in order for selection ahead of its 2011 Young Driver Excellence…

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  13. Wednesday 6 October 2010

  14. Wurz returns as steward for Japanese Grand Prix 12:44

    Wurz returns as steward for Japanese Grand Prix

    It has been confirmed by Formula 1 governing body the FIA that Austrian’s Alexander Wurz will be back in the stewards’ office, filling the role of a past or…

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  15. Thursday 15 April 2010

  16. Wurz joins China's stewards panel 10:38

    Wurz joins China's stewards panel

    Formula 1 governing body the FIA has confirmed that Alexander Wurz will be the ex driver in Race Control for this weekend's Chinese Grand Prix in Shanghai. The…

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  17. Saturday 13 March 2010

  18. Frentzen, Herbert and Wurz to become stewards 11:25

    Frentzen, Herbert and Wurz to become stewards

    As part of the FIA's new plan to place a former driver in the position as race steward on every Grand Prix weekend of the season, Heinz-Harald Frentzen, Johnny…

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  19. Friday 27 November 2009

  20. Wurz plays down USF1 link 16:56

    Wurz plays down USF1 link

    Alexander Wurz has said that, contrary to rumours, he will not be racing with the new USF1 team next year. The Austrian has talked with the Charlotte outfit…

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  21. Tuesday 11 August 2009

  22. Wurz: Superfund will not enter F1 06:00

    Wurz: Superfund will not enter F1

    Alexander Wurz has crossed the Superfund investment company off the list of possible fill-ins for BMW in next year's World Championship. The Austrian outfit…

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  23. Saturday 25 July 2009

  24. USF1 consider Wurz and Villeneuve 07:00

    USF1 consider Wurz and Villeneuve

    USF1 sporting director Peter Windsor has admitted that the Charlotte-based team has considered both Alexander Wurz and Jacques Villeneuve as possible candidates…

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  25. Sunday 14 June 2009

  26. Peugeot triumphs at Le Mans 21:09

    Peugeot triumphs at Le Mans

    Former Formula 1 drivers Alexander Wurz, Marc Gene and David Brabham won the prestigous 24 Hours of Le Mans on Sunday. The Peugeot drivers finished ahead of…

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  27. Monday 1 June 2009

  28. Wurz confident for Superfund selection 14:10

    Wurz confident for Superfund selection

    Alex Wurz believes that the new Team Superfund stands with a real chance of being selected to compete in next year's championship. The Austrian, who raced for…

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  29. Wurz to head new team? 03:00

    Wurz to head new team?

    Former driver Alexander Wurz is set to head the brand-new Team Superfund, possibly entering F1 next season. The Austrian, who last raced in 2007 for Williams…

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  30. Tuesday 18 November 2008

  31. Wurz enjoying return of slicks 05:00

    Wurz enjoying return of slicks

    Alex Wurz kicked off the main test programme for Honda on Monday, evaluating various aerodynamic components for next season and running the Bridgestone Potenza…

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  32. Tuesday 6 May 2008

  33. Wurz to join Le Mans series at Spa 13:18

    Wurz to join Le Mans series at Spa

    Honda F1's test driver Alexander Wurz will travel to Spa for this weekend's 1000km of Spa in the Le Mans Series. Wurz will make his Le Mans Series debut with…

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  34. Thursday 31 January 2008

  35. Wurz: Brawn made Honda proposal interesting 09:50

    Wurz: Brawn made Honda proposal interesting

    Alexander Wurz thought he said Formula 1 farewell after the Chinese Grand Prix last year. But the Austrian could not resist Honda F1's offer to continue in…

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  36. Wednesday 30 January 2008

  37. Wurz settling in at Honda 04:00

    Wurz settling in at Honda

    Alex Wurz left Williams last season after a mixed season in which he scored a podium, but was otherwise inconsistent in qualifying, and that ultimately cost…

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  38. Thursday 10 January 2008

  39. Wurz joins Honda 10:33

    Wurz joins Honda

    The Honda Formula 1 team announced on Thursday that they have signed Alexander Wurz as the team's new test driver. Wurz will join Jenson Button and Rubens…

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  40. Wednesday 21 November 2007

  41. Wurz: It was time to retire 14:30

    Wurz: It was time to retire

    Alexander Wurz finished his Formula One career after the Chinese Grand Prix. The Austrian Williams driver now says he had doubts if he should continue in F1 and…

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  42. Tuesday 9 October 2007

  43. Williams tribute to Wurz 05:00

    Williams tribute to Wurz

    Williams team principal Frank Williams has paid tribute to driver Alex Wurz who yesterday announced his retirement from racing in F1. It is still not clear…

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  44. Monday 8 October 2007

  45. Wurz confirms retirement 18:30

    Wurz confirms retirement

    Alex Wurz has confirmed his retirement from active racing in Formula One. He made his Formula One debut in 1997 with Benetton in Canada, since which time he has…

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  46. Sunday 7 October 2007

  47. Wurz to retire at end of season 08:51

    Wurz to retire at end of season

    Williams Formula 1 driver Alexander Wurz will no longer be the team's driver alongside Nico Rosberg next season according to our colleagues at autosport.com.…

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  48. Friday 5 October 2007

  49. Williams casts cloud over Wurz future 18:05

    Williams casts cloud over Wurz future

    Williams F1 team boss Frank Williams has cast doubt over Alex Wurz's future with his team after the Austrian has struggled to match Nico Rosberg, particularly…

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  50. Williams drivers making progress in Shanghai 13:03

    Williams drivers making progress in Shanghai

    At Williams the team's test driver Kazuki Nakajima enjoyed his return in a Formula 1 car in Friday's first free practice session. Alexander Wurz took over the…

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  51. Wednesday 26 September 2007

  52. F1 safety to improve next season 17:31

    F1 safety to improve next season

    According to our colleagues at Autosport.com the FIA revealed plans to further raise cockpit sides to improve protection for Formula 1 drivers next season. The…

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  53. Monday 17 September 2007

  54. Wurz' future in F1 uncertain 18:19

    Wurz' future in F1 uncertain

    Williams F1 driver Alexander Wurz is not sure if he will stay in Formula 1 for another season. The Austrian could extend his contract at Williams, join the all…

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  55. Sunday 16 September 2007

  56. Rosberg scores valuable points for Williams 18:10

    Rosberg scores valuable points for Williams

    Nico Rosberg finished in sixth place in today's Belgian Grand Prix, contributing three valuable points for the second weekend in succession to the tightly…

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  57. Saturday 15 September 2007

  58. Rosberg competitive with Williams 17:51

    Rosberg competitive with Williams

    Nico Rosberg qualified his Williams-Toyota in sixth and will start tomorrow's Belgian Grand Prix from fifth place following a strong performance at the…

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  59. Friday 14 September 2007

  60. Difficult start for Williams at Spa 18:33

    Difficult start for Williams at Spa

    The Williams team had a somewhat challenging day at Spa-Francorchamps today, with morning practice times showing reasonable potential, but more progress is…

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  61. Tuesday 11 September 2007

  62. Wurz expects close racing at Spa 10:19

    Wurz expects close racing at Spa

    Alexander Wurz is looking forward to travel to Belgium this weekend for the final European race of the season. Formula 1 will return at the famous…

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  63. Tuesday 4 September 2007

  64. Wurz chasing more points at Monza 15:30

    Wurz chasing more points at Monza

    With five races left on the 2007 Formula 1 calendar Alexander Wurz hopes to move up a few places in the F1 championship table. The Austrian is currently 9th but…

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  65. Tuesday 21 August 2007

  66. Wurz ready for Turkish challenge 12:00

    Wurz ready for Turkish challenge

    Alexander Wurz is looking forward to get back in the car this weekend for the Turkish Grand Prix in Istanbul. The Austrian has prepared himself well for the…

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  67. Thursday 26 July 2007

  68. Wurz fastest on final day at Jerez 20:54

    Wurz fastest on final day at Jerez

    Williams driver Alex Wurz wrapped up this week's Jerez test as the fastest driver. While McLaren was fastest on the first and second day, the Williams team…

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  69. Sunday 22 July 2007

  70. Wurz happy with points 22:43

    Wurz happy with points

    Alex Wurz was a whisker away from his second podium of the season, finishing just three tenths of a second behind third-placed Mark Webber in fourth. However…

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  71. Saturday 21 July 2007

  72. Williams drivers got the maximum out of the car 18:49

    Williams drivers got the maximum out of the car

    The Williams pairing of Nico Rosberg and Alex Wurz will line up in 11th and 12th places respectively on the grid for tomorrow's European Grand Prix. In one of…

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  73. Tuesday 17 July 2007

  74. Williams drivers excited about European GP 09:00

    Williams drivers excited about European GP

    Williams drivers Nico Rosberg and Alexander Wurz will be hoping to return to points-scoring ways at next weekend's race at Nurburgring. The pair endured a tough…

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  75. Sunday 8 July 2007

  76. Williams drivers unable to make progress during race 19:08

    Williams drivers unable to make progress during race

    The Williams Formula 1 drivers had an unremarkable race at Silverstone this afternoon, as neither driver was able to collect points at the team's home Grand…

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  77. Wurz to race with special helmet design 08:00

    Wurz to race with special helmet design

    Alexander Wurz will start today's British Grand Prix with a special helmet design. The Austrian Williams driver will race with a helmet designed by 12-year-old…

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  78. Saturday 7 July 2007

  79. Williams drivers unhappy with qualifying result 17:28

    Williams drivers unhappy with qualifying result

    The Williams F1 drivers were openly unhappy with their performance in today's qualifying session. Alexander Wurz will start Sunday's British Grand prix from…

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  80. Friday 6 July 2007

  81. Promising start for Williams team 21:46

    Promising start for Williams team

    The Williams Formula 1 team had a promising free practice for Sunday's British Grand Prix at a windy Silverstone Circuit in the Northamptonshire countryside…

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  82. Wurz plays down qualifying woe 05:00

    Wurz plays down qualifying woe

    Williams driver Alex Wurz has moved to play down his qualifying problems ahead of this weekend's British Grand Prix. The Austrian had spent an intensive test…

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  83. Tuesday 26 June 2007

  84. Wurz rates Williams chances in France 07:00

    Wurz rates Williams chances in France

    Alex Wurz rates Williams' chances in the French Grand Prix this weekend after a positive test at Silverstone last week. The Austrian, who scored a podium for…

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  85. Monday 18 June 2007

  86. Williams missed out on points 00:33

    Williams missed out on points

    The Williams F1 drivers missed out on points today in the US Grand Prix. Alexander Wurz finished the race in tenth position while Nico Rosberg had to end his…

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  87. Saturday 16 June 2007

  88. Williams disappointed with qualifying 23:33

    Williams disappointed with qualifying

    Today's qualifying for the United States Grand Prix delivered an unsatisfactory result for the Williams team with Alex Wurz knocked out in round one and team…

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  89. Williams making 'modest progress' 06:00

    Williams making 'modest progress'

    Frank Williams believes the Williams team is back on track this season after a disastrous 2006 campaign where the team finished eighth in the constructors…

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  90. Williams on track despite Wurz problem 01:43

    Williams on track despite Wurz problem

    Hot off the heels of Montreal's podium, AT&T Williams opened their United States Grand Prix weekend with two positive free practice sessions today at the…

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  91. Wednesday 13 June 2007

  92. Wurz: Tyres suit Nico's style better than mine 08:00

    Wurz: Tyres suit Nico's style better than mine

    Canadian Grand Prix third place finisher Alexander Wurz has admitted he still needs to work on his driving style in order to get the most out of the Bridgestone…

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  93. Monday 11 June 2007

  94. Wurz lifts Williams with podium 00:01

    Wurz lifts Williams with podium

    In a gripping performance, Alex Wurz drove the Williams team to its first podium in two seasons, through the debris of multiple accidents, safety car…

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  95. Friday 8 June 2007

  96. Wurz celebrates decade in F1 07:30

    Wurz celebrates decade in F1

    Alex Wurz celebrates the ten year anniversary of his F1 debut this weekend at the Canadian Grand Prix. After several years as a test driver for McLaren and…

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  97. Tuesday 5 June 2007

  98. Wurz expects close fight in Canada 07:00

    Wurz expects close fight in Canada

    Williams F1 driver Alexander Wurz expects the pack will be close again in the upcoming Canadian Grand Prix. The Austrian thinks that the gap between the various…

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  99. Monday 4 June 2007

  100. Wurz positive on Williams' future 10:41

    Wurz positive on Williams' future

    Alexander Wurz believes the Williams Formula 1 team is on its way back to the top. After a very difficult season last year the team is back on the pace and…

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  101. Tuesday 22 May 2007

  102. Wurz expects close fight 07:00

    Wurz expects close fight

    Alexander Wurz has yet to score his first F1 championship point this season, while his team-mate scored five points already. The Austrian Williams driver…

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  103. Monday 23 April 2007

  104. Wurz: Kimi will win Tifosi's hearts 15:44

    Wurz: Kimi will win Tifosi's hearts

    Alexander Wurz believes the Ferrari fans will soon accept Kimi Raikkonen as the Scuderia's new driver, and not as Schumacher's replacement. "Kimi will do just…

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  105. Tuesday 10 April 2007

  106. Williams eyes Bahrain top ten - Wurz 05:00

    Williams eyes Bahrain top ten - Wurz

    Alex Wurz says the Williams team is aiming to get both its cars home in the top ten in this weekend's Bahrain Grand Prix. The Williams Toyota package has been…

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  107. Sunday 8 April 2007

  108. Williams just misses out on points 12:59

    Williams just misses out on points

    The Williams team finished in the top ten with one car today after Alex Wurz took the chequered flag in ninth place. Nico Rosberg had driven a fine race and was…

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  109. Tuesday 3 April 2007

  110. Wurz expecting close weekend 05:30

    Wurz expecting close weekend

    Williams driver Alex Wurz is expecting this weekend's Malaysian Grand Prix to be a very close-run affair. The Austrian also believes that the result will be far…

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  111. Tuesday 20 March 2007

  112. Wurz: I've been extremely lucky 12:05

    Wurz: I've been extremely lucky

    Williams F1 driver Alex Wurz only realised how lucky he was until he saw his crash with David Coulthard on television. Coulthard tried to overtake the Austrian…

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  113. Sunday 18 March 2007

  114. Coulthard and Wurz agree blame 14:15

    Coulthard and Wurz agree blame

    David Coulthard was first to hold his hands up to a daring overtaking attempt on Alex Wurz, which resulted in the Red Bull jumping over the nose of the…

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