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  1. Saturday 30 April 2016

  2. Bottas achieves 'maximum' with P2 15:07

    Bottas achieves 'maximum' with P2

    Valtteri Bottas has described his front row slot in Russia as the "maximum" result possible as he capitalised on issues for other drivers. With Lewis…

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  3. Monday 25 April 2016

  4. Symonds: Reverse grid could aid overtaking 10:20

    Symonds: Reverse grid could aid overtaking

    Formula 1 opting to introduce a mixed-up grid format would force teams to address fundamental overtaking issues, according to Williams technical chief Pat…

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  5. Sunday 17 April 2016

  6. Massa thrills in defence against Hamilton 11:24

    Massa thrills in defence against Hamilton

    Williams driver Felipe Massa believes he achieved the best result available to him during the Chinese Grand Prix and says holding off Mercedes' Lewis Hamilton…

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  7. Saturday 16 April 2016

  8. Bottas says fifth was 'maximum' for Williams 15:24

    Bottas says fifth was 'maximum' for Williams

    Valtteri Bottas says fifth place on the grid at the Chinese Grand Prix was the "maximum" possible for Williams and believes his Q3 lap was his best of the…

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  9. Friday 15 April 2016

  10. Massa 'trusts' Williams after FP1 issues 09:17

    Massa 'trusts' Williams after FP1 issues

    Felipe Massa says he fully trusts Williams' judgment after it was forced to carry out wheel changes between practice sessions in China. Massa and Bottas…

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  11. Pirelli: FP1 incidents 'not tyre related' 06:51

    Pirelli: FP1 incidents 'not tyre related'

    Formula 1 tyre supplier Pirelli has confirmed that Felipe Massa and Kevin Magnussen's issues during first practice for the Chinese Grand Prix were "not tyre…

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  12. Tuesday 12 April 2016

  13. Williams appoints Hollinger to board 10:02

    Williams appoints Hollinger to board

    Williams has appointed American healthcare executive Brad Hollinger as a Non-Executive Director. Hollinger, a shareholder in Williams since 2014, increased…

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  14. Monday 11 April 2016

  15. Williams Formula 1 team returns to profit 10:04

    Williams Formula 1 team returns to profit

    Williams' Formula 1 team has returned to profit, after another competitive season. Williams finished ninth in the 2013 standings, but surged up the order at…

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  16. Saturday 9 April 2016

  17. Alex Lynn's GPUpdate column: Testing 09:26

    Alex Lynn's GPUpdate column: Testing

    Williams-backed British racer Alex Lynn will write monthly columns for GPUpdate.net throughout 2016. In his latest entry, he discusses the recent GP2 pre-season…

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  18. Monday 4 April 2016

  19. Bottas accepts Williams has slipped back 12:04

    Bottas accepts Williams has slipped back

    Valtteri Bottas has accepted that Williams has slipped back in Formula 1's pecking order, following a below-par showing at the Bahrain Grand Prix. Bottas and…

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  20. Saturday 2 April 2016

  21. Massa encouraged by new front wing 20:10

    Massa encouraged by new front wing

    Felipe Massa says Williams needs more time to optimise its new front wing but was encouraged after sampling the upgrade for the first time at the Bahrain Grand…

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  22. Friday 1 April 2016

  23. Williams set to debut new nose in FP3 18:10

    Williams set to debut new nose in FP3

    Williams is transporting a new, shorter nose to the Middle East, with a view to debuting it in Saturday morning's final free practice session for the Bahrain…

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  24. Tuesday 29 March 2016

  25. Symonds intrigued by tyre choice variations 14:05

    Symonds intrigued by tyre choice variations

    Williams technical chief Pat Symonds says he is interested to see how the differing tyre choices between leading teams play out over the course of this…

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  26. Thursday 24 March 2016

  27. Williams feels it underestimated Toro Rosso 09:39

    Williams feels it underestimated Toro Rosso

    Williams feels that it underestimated Toro Rosso's potential for 2016 following the pre-season period, and is now behind Red Bull's junior team in the Formula 1…

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  28. Monday 21 March 2016

  29. 05:26

    Video of the Day: Williams skates track

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  30. Sunday 20 March 2016

  31. Bottas 'not satisfied' with Australia result 14:22

    Bottas 'not satisfied' with Australia result

    Williams driver Valtteri Bottas has admitted that he is "not satisfied" with his result at the Australian Grand Prix, despite recovering to score points…

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  32. Bottas gets five-place gearbox grid drop 04:01

    Bottas gets five-place gearbox grid drop

    Valtteri Bottas has been hit with a five-place grid penalty for the season-opening Australian Grand Prix after being forced on to take on a new…

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  33. Monday 14 March 2016

  34. Williams names di Resta as reserve driver 09:17

    Williams names di Resta as reserve driver

    Ex-Force India racer Paul di Resta will return to Formula 1 as a reserve driver at Williams for the 2016 campaign, the squad announced on Monday. Di Resta…

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  35. Wednesday 9 March 2016

  36. Wolff sells remaining Williams shares 16:07

    Wolff sells remaining Williams shares

    Mercedes-Benz motorsport boss Toto Wolff has severed all ties with Williams after selling his remaining five per cent stake in the team, it was announced on…

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  37. Symonds: Big teams to gain from rules delay 12:26

    Symonds: Big teams to gain from rules delay

    Formula 1's bigger-budget teams will be at a major advantage when it comes to adapting to Formula 1's yet-to-be-determined 2017 regulations, according to…

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  38. Friday 4 March 2016

  39. Williams hopes to be second-best team 08:16

    Williams hopes to be second-best team

    Williams is capable of emerging as Mercedes' nearest challenger during the upcoming Formula 1 campaign, according to chief test engineer Rod Nelson. Williams…

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  40. Wednesday 2 March 2016

  41. Bottas '100 per cent ready' for new season 18:05

    Bottas '100 per cent ready' for new season

    Valtteri Bottas says he feels "100 per cent ready" for the upcoming season after his final pre-season test day in the Williams FW38. Bottas set the pace at…

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  42. Bottas quickest for Williams on second day 17:01

    Bottas quickest for Williams on second day

    Williams' Valtteri Bottas posted the fastest time on the second day of the final pre-season test at the Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya, ahead of Mercedes' Lewis…

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  43. Tuesday 1 March 2016

  44. Bottas: 'Very tricky' to challenge Mercedes 17:31

    Bottas: 'Very tricky' to challenge Mercedes

    Valtteri Bottas reckons it will be "very tricky" for any team to challenge Mercedes in 2016, given its pace in pre-season testing. Mercedes has spent the…

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  45. Monday 29 February 2016

  46. Alex Lynn's GPUpdate column: Training ramps up 10:23

    Alex Lynn's GPUpdate column: Training ramps up

    In 2016, Alex Lynn will write monthly columns for GPUpdate.net. In his latest entry, he discusses his ongoing preparations for the GP2 season ahead with DAMS…

    GP2
  47. Lynn stays on as Williams development driver 10:13

    Lynn stays on as Williams development driver

    Williams has confirmed that Alex Lynn will remain with the team as its development driver throughout the 2016 Formula 1 campaign. Lynn, 22, joined Williams…

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  48. Thursday 25 February 2016

  49. Williams frustrated by end to first test 18:49

    Williams frustrated by end to first test

    Williams was left frustrated after completing its lowest mileage total on the final day of the opening pre-season test session at Barcelona. Felipe Massa…

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  50. Friday 19 February 2016

  51. FW38 to be updated for season opener 12:38

    FW38 to be updated for season opener

    Williams' FW38 will be updated for the season-opening Australian Grand Prix, with "constant improvements" targeted throughout the year, deputy team boss Claire…

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  52. Symonds: Slow-speed focus for FW38 09:00

    Symonds: Slow-speed focus for FW38

    Williams technical chief Pat Symonds is confident that the squad's new FW38 chassis has addressed the relative slow-speed cornering weakness of its…

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  53. Bottas: Williams must be fighting for wins 08:31

    Bottas: Williams must be fighting for wins

    Valtteri Bottas says that Williams "needs to be able to win races" during the 2016 season, following the launch of the team's new car, the Mercedes-powered…

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  54. Williams reveals new Formula 1 car 08:07

    Williams reveals new Formula 1 car

    Williams presented its new Formula 1 challenger, the Mercedes-powered FW38, online on Friday morning, ahead of the start of pre-season testing at the Circuit de…

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  55. Wednesday 17 February 2016

  56. Williams confirms Barcelona test line-up 11:49

    Williams confirms Barcelona test line-up

    Williams has confirmed its driver schedule for pre-season testing at the Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya, with Valtteri Bottas set to debut the FW38 on…

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  57. Tuesday 2 February 2016

  58. Paffett joins Williams in simulator role 09:29

    Paffett joins Williams in simulator role

    Former McLaren test driver and DTM champion Gary Paffett will join Williams as a simulator driver for the 2016 season, the squad has announced. Paffett, 34…

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  59. Reflection: Maldonado's day in the sun 09:02

    Reflection: Maldonado's day in the sun

    Pastor Maldonado confirmed on Monday that he will not participate in Formula 1 this year. GPUpdate.net reflects on the Spanish Grand Prix back in 2012, in which…

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  60. 05:26

    Video of the Day: Williams on display

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  61. Friday 22 January 2016

  62. 05:26

    Video of the Day: Williams' F1 history

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  63. Thursday 21 January 2016

  64. Claire Williams takes on spinal charity role 10:29

    Claire Williams takes on spinal charity role

    Claire Williams, Deputy Team Principal of Williams, is to become the Vice President of the Spinal Injuries Association, the outfit's official charity partner…

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  65. Wednesday 20 January 2016

  66. Symonds: Mercedes has 'chinks in armour' 10:32

    Symonds: Mercedes has 'chinks in armour'

    Williams technical chief Pat Symonds is adamant that Mercedes can be beaten in 2016, but admits his outfit must raise its game if it is to exploit the "chinks…

    F1
  67. Monday 18 January 2016

  68. Hill: Williams should swap to Honda power 09:01

    Hill: Williams should swap to Honda power

    Damon Hill reckons that former team Williams needs to split from current power unit supplier Mercedes if it is to return to once again challenge for victories…

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  69. Sunday 17 January 2016

  70. Williams set to launch on opening test day 10:59

    Williams set to launch on opening test day

    Williams' Head of Performance Engineering Rob Smedley says the outfit's 2016 car, the FW38, will be unveiled in public on the opening day of pre-season testing…

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  71. Saturday 16 January 2016

  72. Williams set for 'hardest piece' of revival 12:32

    Williams set for 'hardest piece' of revival

    Williams' Deputy Team Principal Claire Williams believes that the squad faces the "hardest piece" of its revival as it attempts to close the gap to…

    F1
  73. 05:22

    Video of the Day: Building Williams' Motorhome

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  74. Tuesday 12 January 2016

  75. Toto Wolff: Susie was good enough for F1 08:32

    Toto Wolff: Susie was good enough for F1

    Toto Wolff has described wife Susie not reaching the Formula 1 grid as "a missed opportunity" for the sport, insisting that she was quick enough to compete in…

    F1
  76. Thursday 7 January 2016

  77. Susie Wolff to launch initiative for women 14:32

    Susie Wolff to launch initiative for women

    Former Williams Formula 1 test driver and DTM racer Susie Wolff is to launch an initiative aimed at increasing the number of females involved in…

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  78. Wednesday 23 December 2015

  79. Alex Lynn's GPUpdate column: Introduction 09:22

    Alex Lynn's GPUpdate column: Introduction

    GPUpdate.net is delighted to welcome rising British star Alex Lynn as a monthly columnist for the 2016 season. Here, Alex introduces himself, reflects on the…

    GP2
  80. Tuesday 22 December 2015

  81. Stroll: Williams believes in young drivers 14:22

    Stroll: Williams believes in young drivers

    Last month, Williams signed Lance Stroll, formerly of Ferrari, to its development scheme. GPUpdate.net caught up with the 17-year-old Canadian to discuss his…

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  82. Thursday 10 December 2015

  83. Bottas wants Williams wins in 2016 11:45

    Bottas wants Williams wins in 2016

    Valtteri Bottas is eager for Williams to take a step forward and challenge for race wins in 2016, after the team placed third in the standings for the second…

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  84. Wednesday 9 December 2015

  85. 2015 review: Consolidation for Williams 08:47

    2015 review: Consolidation for Williams

    GPUpdate.net's team-by-team post-season review series continues with Williams, which consolidated third in the standings, as drivers Valtteri Bottas and Felipe…

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  86. Sunday 6 December 2015

  87. Bottas eager for Zandvoort F1 return 16:12

    Bottas eager for Zandvoort F1 return

    Williams driver Valtteri Bottas has thrown his support behind a possible return of the Dutch Grand Prix at Zandvoort, an event which last took place back in…

    F1
  88. Friday 4 December 2015

  89. 05:22

    Video of the Day: Williams' new engineers

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  90. Tuesday 1 December 2015

  91. Smedley: Williams not dwelling on Abu Dhabi 08:45

    Smedley: Williams not dwelling on Abu Dhabi

    Williams' Head of Vehicle Performance Rob Smedley says the team is not dwelling on its performance in Abu Dhabi and is instead focusing on how it can make…

    F1
  92. Monday 30 November 2015

  93. Abu Dhabi Grand Prix: Winners and Losers 16:34

    Abu Dhabi Grand Prix: Winners and Losers

    Nico Rosberg rounded out the 2015 season with a lights-to-flag victory at the Yas Marina Circuit, completing a hat-trick of wins. GPUpdate.net presents its…

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  94. Bottas says Abu Dhabi a 'wake-up call' 09:14

    Bottas says Abu Dhabi a 'wake-up call'

    Valtteri Bottas says Williams' performance at the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix was a "wake-up call" for the team if it wants to compete at the sharp-end of the Formula…

    F1
  95. Saturday 28 November 2015

  96. Bottas 'expected more' from qualifying 16:30

    Bottas 'expected more' from qualifying

    Valtteri Bottas has admitted that he and Williams "expected more" after a low key qualifying performance at the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix. Bottas wound up sixth…

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  97. Thursday 26 November 2015

  98. Stroll joins Williams development scheme 15:16

    Stroll joins Williams development scheme

    European Formula 3 race winner Lance Stroll has joined Williams' driver development scheme, bringing to an end the 17-year-old Canadian's long-standing…

    F1
  99. Wednesday 25 November 2015

  100. Williams expects car to suit Abu Dhabi 13:54

    Williams expects car to suit Abu Dhabi

    Williams' Head of Vehicle Performance Rob Smedley believes that the characteristics of the Yas Marina Circuit should suit the team's FW37, as it attempts to…

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  101. Monday 23 November 2015

  102. Williams needs 'triple improvement' for 2016 09:14

    Williams needs 'triple improvement' for 2016

    Felipe Massa believes the only way Williams stands a chance of competing on merit with Mercedes and Ferrari during the 2016 campaign is if the outfit makes a…

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  103. Sunday 22 November 2015

  104. Bottas: Fourth in the standings 'important' 14:22

    Bottas: Fourth in the standings 'important'

    Williams driver Valtteri Bottas has dismissed suggestions that the battle between himself and compatriot Kimi Räikkönen is trivial, claiming that finishing…

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  105. Thursday 19 November 2015

  106. Williams drops Massa exclusion appeal 21:23

    Williams drops Massa exclusion appeal

    Williams has dropped its appeal against Felipe Massa's exclusion from the Brazilian Grand Prix on the grounds of cost, having already accrued sufficient points…

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  107. Sunday 15 November 2015

  108. Massa excluded due to pre-race tyre breach 20:21

    Massa excluded due to pre-race tyre breach

    Williams driver Felipe Massa has been excluded from the Brazilian Grand Prix after his right-rear tyre did not comply with the maximum tread temperature when it…

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