Mark Gillan decides to leave Williams F1 Team

Mark Gillan decides to leave Williams F1 Team

Mark Gillan, who acted as Chief Operations Engineer at Williams, has opted to leave the team ahead of the 2013 Formula 1 season. The 44-year-old is hoping to dedicate more time to his family after spending just over one year at the Grove-based outfit. Read more…

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  1. Tuesday 18 December 2012

  2. Mark Gillan decides to leave Williams F1 Team 03:00

    Mark Gillan decides to leave Williams F1 Team

    Mark Gillan, who acted as Chief Operations Engineer at Williams, has opted to leave the team ahead of the 2013 Formula 1 season. The 44-year-old is hoping to…

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  3. Wednesday 28 November 2012

  4. Williams 'on target' with new car design 07:00

    Williams 'on target' with new car design

    Williams is running to schedule with the design and production of its 2013 car, with Chief Operations Engineer Mark Gillan aiming to learn from both the…

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  5. Saturday 17 November 2012

  6. Williams hopes to recover from Friday problem 09:00

    Williams hopes to recover from Friday problem

    Williams demonstrated strong speed in Austin on Friday, with Bruno Senna doing enough to finish eighth quickest. The former Champion team is now looking to…

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  7. Tuesday 6 November 2012

  8. Williams pleased that Senna’s car withstood impact 14:54

    Williams pleased that Senna’s car withstood impact

    Williams were relieved to see that Bruno Senna’s car lasted the distance in Abu Dhabi, having been struck by Nico Hülkenberg at the first corner. The Force…

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  9. Friday 2 November 2012

  10. Maldonado pleased with ‘much better’ day 16:10

    Maldonado pleased with ‘much better’ day

    Pastor Maldonado and Williams were far more content this Friday than they were one week ago, with the Venezuelan having ended his day ninth in Abu Dhabi. From…

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  11. Wednesday 31 October 2012

  12. Williams targeting double points finish 13:22

    Williams targeting double points finish

    Williams has set its sights on a double points finish at the Yas Marina Circuit this weekend, with the Grove-based team aiming to build upon an encouraging…

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  13. Monday 22 October 2012

  14. Williams sure car solution has been found 14:45

    Williams sure car solution has been found

    Williams head into the Indian Grand Prix confident that Pastor Maldonado and Bruno Senna will have better equipment with which to challenge, with the duo having…

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  15. Tuesday 9 October 2012

  16. Williams still pushing for double points finishes 10:37

    Williams still pushing for double points finishes

    Japan on Sunday saw Pastor Maldonado finally score his first Formula 1 points since winning the Spanish Grand Prix in May. Since then, team-mate Bruno Senna has…

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  17. Wednesday 12 September 2012

  18. Interview with Williams’ Mark Gillan 12:03

    Interview with Williams’ Mark Gillan

    Last Sunday’s Italian Grand Prix at Monza delivered the ninth points finish of the year for Williams, with Bruno Senna having passed a struggling Daniel…

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  19. Tuesday 4 September 2012

  20. Williams explains Maldonado’s jump start 08:44

    Williams explains Maldonado’s jump start

    Pastor Maldonado’s jump start at Spa was nothing more than a simple driver error, Williams has confirmed. As the red lights went out, the Venezuelan grabbed…

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  21. Saturday 28 July 2012

  22. Williams achieves double top ten result 16:01

    Williams achieves double top ten result

    Hungary marks Williams’ first double top ten qualifying result since the Brazilian Grand Prix of 2010. On that occasion it was Nico Hülkenberg on pole…

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  23. Wednesday 25 July 2012

  24. No room for Williams errors, says Gillan 09:41

    No room for Williams errors, says Gillan

    Following their immensely strong start to the 2012 Formula 1 season, which included Pastor Maldonado’s victory in Barcelona, Williams head to Hungary with a…

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  25. Wednesday 4 July 2012

  26. Williams carrying ‘high hopes’ to Silverstone 02:00

    Williams carrying ‘high hopes’ to Silverstone

    Williams are optimistic of a strong home Grand Prix as Formula 1 returns to Silverstone this weekend. The Oxfordshire-based team almost recorded a second podium…

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  27. Wednesday 27 June 2012

  28. Williams see positives after disappointing Valencia 10:00

    Williams see positives after disappointing Valencia

    Williams Chief Operations Engineer, Mark Gillan was left disappointed after a frustrating weekend in Valencia. The team scored just one championship point with…

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  29. Wednesday 13 June 2012

  30. Interview with Williams’ Mark Gillan 11:02

    Interview with Williams’ Mark Gillan

    Williams failed to score in Canada, with Pastor Maldonado and Bruno Senna crossing the finish line in 13th and 17th places. Chief Operation Engineer Mark Gillan…

    F1
  31. Friday 8 June 2012

  32. Tyre challenge set to last for entire season 21:31

    Tyre challenge set to last for entire season

    As the 2012 F1 season moves into its seventh round in Canada, discovering the magic touch with tyres remains the hot topic. Although teams may be closer to…

    F1
  33. Wednesday 30 May 2012

  34. Interview with Williams’ Mark Gillan 11:18

    Interview with Williams’ Mark Gillan

    Following on from their win in Barcelona and despite the huge garage fire after the race, Williams were tipped for more strong results when F1 reached Monte…

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  35. Tuesday 22 May 2012

  36. Williams targets points after Barcelona fire 09:35

    Williams targets points after Barcelona fire

    The Formula 1 community was collectively delighted to see Williams return to the top of the podium as Pastor Maldonado won last time out in Spain. After the…

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  37. Wednesday 16 May 2012

  38. Final Williams member returns to UK 09:44

    Final Williams member returns to UK

    All members of the Williams team are now safely back at home in the United Kingdom. Following the frightening garage fire after the Spanish Grand Prix on Sunday…

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  39. Interview with Williams’ Mark Gillan 09:32

    Interview with Williams’ Mark Gillan

    Victory in Barcelona marked, not only Pastor Maldonado’s maiden win in Formula 1 and the first for Williams since 2004, but the first time the team had…

    F1
  40. Monday 14 May 2012

  41. Gillan hails ‘stunning drive’ by Maldonado 10:01

    Gillan hails ‘stunning drive’ by Maldonado

    Not only did the Barcelona race result mark a maiden career victory for Pastor Maldonado and Williams’ first Formula 1 win since 2004, but the first since…

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  42. Friday 4 May 2012

  43. Williams limits damage after electrical problem 11:03

    Williams limits damage after electrical problem

    Williams and Pastor Maldonado managed to complete 63 laps of Mugello on Thursday, a total some way below their expectancy due to an electrical problem which…

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  44. Tuesday 17 April 2012

  45. Williams ‘invigorated’ by double points result 14:29

    Williams ‘invigorated’ by double points result

    The atmosphere has been refreshed at Williams’ Grove factory following a double points finish for the team in China. As Bruno Senna and Pastor Maldonado took…

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  46. Tuesday 27 March 2012

  47. Interview with Williams’ Mark Gillan 11:59

    Interview with Williams’ Mark Gillan

    Williams scored its first points of 2012 in Malaysia, with Bruno Senna picking up eight for sixth place which is already more than the team scored throughout…

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  48. Tuesday 7 February 2012

  49. Williams aims to fix early problems 17:06

    Williams aims to fix early problems

    Williams was struck by a series of gremlins as F1 winter testing began in Jerez on Tuesday. Following the launch of the new FW34 this morning, Pastor Maldonado…

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  50. Thursday 19 January 2012

  51. New Williams passed crash tests in December 02:00

    New Williams passed crash tests in December

    Williams has revealed that its new 2012 car, the FW34, had already passed the necessary FIA crash tests in December. In a new rule introduced by the F1…

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  52. Tuesday 1 November 2011

  53. Maldonado takes 10-place grid drop for Abu Dhabi 10:08

    Maldonado takes 10-place grid drop for Abu Dhabi

    Pastor Maldonado will take a ten-place grid penalty for next weekend’s Abu Dhabi Grand Prix. In India on Sunday, the Venezuelan retired from the race due to a…

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  54. Post-India interview with Williams’ Mark Gillan 09:57

    Post-India interview with Williams’ Mark Gillan

    Williams endured another weekend of struggles in India, with Pastor Maldonado losing much practice time before the Venezuelan retired from the race with a…

    F1
  55. Tuesday 18 October 2011

  56. Post-Korea interview with Williams’ Mark Gillan 09:57

    Post-Korea interview with Williams’ Mark Gillan

    Williams’ trying 2011 season continued in Korea on Sunday, with Rubens Barrichello finishing eleventh as Pastor Maldonado took a drive-through penalty and…

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  57. Tuesday 11 October 2011

  58. Gillan: Williams pushing hard to iron out problems 11:47

    Gillan: Williams pushing hard to iron out problems

    Mark Gillan, Chief Operations Engineer for Williams, is confident that the former World Champion team can begin to regain a respectable level of form. The…

    F1
  59. Post-Suzuka interview with Williams’ Mark Gillan 05:00

    Post-Suzuka interview with Williams’ Mark Gillan

    Williams suffered another trying afternoon at Suzuka on Sunday, with Pastor Maldonado and Rubens Barrichello struggling to 14th and 17th places. Mark Gillan, at…

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  60. Friday 7 October 2011

  61. Williams bemoans ‘difficult’ start to weekend 09:07

    Williams bemoans ‘difficult’ start to weekend

    Williams look likely to lose a car in Q1 qualifying at Suzuka after both Pastor Maldonado and Rubens Barrichello lost significant amounts of practice time in…

    F1
  62. Tuesday 4 October 2011

  63. Williams targets double points finish in Japan 08:00

    Williams targets double points finish in Japan

    Williams are expecting no easy ride in Japan this weekend, with the Grove-based team braced for a rigid challenge on a circuit which demands ultra-effective…

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  64. Monday 26 September 2011

  65. Post-race interview with Williams’ Mark Gillan 20:00

    Post-race interview with Williams’ Mark Gillan

    Williams suffered a difficult race in Singapore, with Pastor Maldonado and Rubens Barrichello finishing in 11th and 13th positions despite both drivers spending…

    F1
  66. Tuesday 28 June 2011

  67. Williams signs up Somerville and Gillan 08:58

    Williams signs up Somerville and Gillan

    In its latest technical development, Williams has signed up Jason Somerville and Mark Gillan. The former takes on the role of Head of Aerodynamics as the latter…

    F1
  68. Wednesday 25 August 2004

  69. 12:11

    Jaguar works on tyre wear issue

    Jaguar hopes it has solved a 'tyre issue' that left both drivers moaning and Mark Webber ruing a spin at the Hungaroring. Head of car performance Dr Mark Gillan…

    F1
  70. Thursday 22 July 2004

  71. 06:30

    Jaguar boss pulls out all the stops

    Jaguar Racing team chief David Pitchforth has told his team to pull out all the stops as the outfit bids to build on its points finish at Silverstone and…

    F1
  72. Monday 28 June 2004

  73. 10:40

    Jaguar must score points says chief

    Jaguar has vowed to up its game in the second-half of season '04. ''We haven't made the most of it on the track,'' said head of car performance Dr Mark Gillan…

    F1
  74. Wednesday 16 June 2004

  75. 14:30

    Jaguar's North American headache

    Jaguar has a headache it hadn't bargained for. Drivers Christian Klien and Mark Webber collided at the start of the Montreal race which fell just four days…

    F1
  76. Thursday 27 May 2004

  77. 15:00

    Jaguar 'wade through data' - spokesman

    Jaguar waded through 'data from Monaco' in the week prior to Nurburgring. Australian team driver Mark Webber grappled with the plethora of problems that struck…

    F1
  78. Tuesday 4 May 2004

  79. 12:19

    Jaguar fix Webber's engine fault

    F1 team Jaguar has got to the bottom of a problem which affected Mark Webber's run to the flag in the San Marino Grand Prix at Imola a couple of weeks ago. Head…

    F1
  80. Saturday 27 March 2004

  81. 10:40

    Jaguar chiefs predict most interesting race yet

    Jaguar Racing chiefs Mark Gillan and David Pitchforth have predicted the Barhain Grand Prix will be one of the most exciting yet when F1 hits the new track at…

    F1
  82. Tuesday 16 March 2004

  83. 05:00

    Jaguar has addressed Australian reliability woe

    Jaguar Racing suffered a gearbox problem during the Australian Grand Prix which cost driver Mark Webber the chance to score some championship points. While team…

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