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  1. Saturday 28 March 2015

  2. Massa frustrated by Williams' wet pace 18:14

    Massa frustrated by Williams' wet pace

    Felipe Massa expressed his frustration that Williams is still "too slow" in wet conditions, after a rain-hit qualifying session in Malaysia. Williams had…

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  3. Friday 27 March 2015

  4. Bottas confident over back injury 09:43

    Bottas confident over back injury

    Williams driver Valtteri Bottas says he is sure that he won't be bothered by the back pain which forced him out of the Australian Grand Prix, after the Finn…

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  5. Williams given suspended fine over tyres 07:01

    Williams given suspended fine over tyres

    Williams has been given a suspended fine of €10,000 after a tyre breach in Malaysian Grand Prix practice. All drivers are given an extra set of Prime tyres…

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  6. Thursday 26 March 2015

  7. Williams signs Sutil as reserve driver 10:03

    Williams signs Sutil as reserve driver

    Williams has announced Adrian Sutil as its official reserve driver for the 2015 campaign. The German, who lost his Sauber race seat at the end of last…

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  8. Bottas makes car changes to aid back 09:14

    Bottas makes car changes to aid back

    Valtteri Bottas says he has changed the seat and pedal positions in his Williams in a bid to prevent a repeat of the back issue that ruled him out of the season…

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  9. Alonso, Bottas declared fit to race 05:22

    Alonso, Bottas declared fit to race

    McLaren-Honda's Fernando Alonso and Williams driver Valtteri Bottas have been declared fit to compete at this weekend's Malaysian Grand Prix, following final…

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  10. Monday 23 March 2015

  11. Bottas confident he will be cleared to return 12:27

    Bottas confident he will be cleared to return

    Valtteri Bottas says he has "taken the necessary measures" to ensure that he returns to action at the Malaysian Grand Prix, after missing the opening round of…

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  12. Monday 16 March 2015

  13. Massa suggests Williams has engine deficit 09:17

    Massa suggests Williams has engine deficit

    Felipe Massa has suggested that Williams is not on a level playing field with Mercedes in terms of engines, which he believes is helping his former Ferrari…

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  14. Sunday 15 March 2015

  15. Massa reckons traffic cost podium chance 08:15

    Massa reckons traffic cost podium chance

    Felipe Massa believes that Williams lost a chance of finishing on the podium by getting stuck in traffic after making his solitary pit-stop on his way to fourth…

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  16. Bottas ruled out of Australian Grand Prix 04:12

    Bottas ruled out of Australian Grand Prix

    Williams driver Valtteri Bottas has been declared unfit to take part in Sunday's Australian Grand Prix, with the team revealing that he suffered a small tear in…

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  17. Saturday 14 March 2015

  18. Bottas fitness to be decided on Sunday 10:19

    Bottas fitness to be decided on Sunday

    Williams says that Valtteri Bottas' participation in this weekend's Australian Grand Prix will be determined on Sunday morning, after the Finn complained of…

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  19. Bottas checked by doctors amid back pain 08:39

    Bottas checked by doctors amid back pain

    Valtteri Bottas is being checked by the FIA's doctors after suffering from back pain during Australian Grand Prix qualifying. The Williams driver qualified…

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  20. Friday 13 March 2015

  21. 11:57

    Video: Williams' stylish suited pit-stop

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  22. Monday 9 March 2015

  23. Williams drivers say strong start is crucial 10:57

    Williams drivers say strong start is crucial

    Valtteri Bottas and Felipe Massa say it is vital that Williams makes a strong start to the season at the Australian Grand Prix, given the development potential…

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  24. Friday 6 March 2015

  25. 05:04

    Video of the Day: Williams prepares for 2015

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  26. Tuesday 3 March 2015

  27. Williams confirms Wolff's on track programme 09:24

    Williams confirms Wolff's on track programme

    Williams has confirmed the details of Susie Wolff's on track programme for the 2015 season. Wolff, who stepped up to the role of test driver last November…

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  28. Sunday 1 March 2015

  29. Bottas tops final day of pre-season testing 17:03

    Bottas tops final day of pre-season testing

    Williams driver Valtteri Bottas set the fastest time as the third and final pre-season test reached its conclusion at the Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya on…

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  30. Saturday 28 February 2015

  31. Symonds supportive of Manor revival 14:28

    Symonds supportive of Manor revival

    Williams' Chief Technical Officer Pat Symonds says it will be a boost for Formula 1 if Manor can make it to the grid for the season-opening Australian Grand…

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  32. Friday 27 February 2015

  33. Bottas impressed by Mercedes test pace 19:13

    Bottas impressed by Mercedes test pace

    Valtteri Bottas says he was impressed by Nico Rosberg's time on the second day of the final pre-season test at the Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya. Rosberg…

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  34. Thursday 26 February 2015

  35. Massa: Williams still working on downforce 19:14

    Massa: Williams still working on downforce

    Felipe Massa says he is encouraged by Williams' straight line speed but acknowledges that the team still has to work on improving the downforce of the…

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  36. Massa fastest as final pre-season test begins 17:07

    Massa fastest as final pre-season test begins

    Williams driver Felipe Massa topped the timesheets as the third and final pre-season test got underway on Thursday, clocking the best time seen at the Circuit…

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  37. Tuesday 24 February 2015

  38. Massa to start Williams running at third test 11:31

    Massa to start Williams running at third test

    Felipe Massa will begin Williams' running on the first day of the final pre-season test of the campaign at the Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya this…

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  39. Saturday 21 February 2015

  40. Williams focuses on pit-stops in Barcelona 19:30

    Williams focuses on pit-stops in Barcelona

    Williams drivers Felipe Massa and Valtteri Bottas shared duties on the third day of the second pre-season test at the Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya as the…

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  41. Tuesday 17 February 2015

  42. Wolff to test Williams FW37 on Thursday 15:08

    Wolff to test Williams FW37 on Thursday

    Williams has confirmed that Susie Wolff will pilot the squad's FW37 on the first day of the upcoming test at the Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya. Wolff, who…

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  43. Tuesday 10 February 2015

  44. Feature: Bottas bidding to join F1 winners 07:43

    Feature: Bottas bidding to join F1 winners

    Valtteri Bottas was one of the standout drivers of the 2014 season, as an overhauled Williams team returned to form. GPUpdate.net sat down for a conversation…

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  45. Monday 9 February 2015

  46. Wolff gets first run in FW37 at Jerez 09:02

    Wolff gets first run in FW37 at Jerez

    Williams Test Driver Susie Wolff received her first run in the FW37 during the squad's filming day at Jerez on Sunday. Each Formula 1 team is permitted two…

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  47. Tuesday 3 February 2015

  48. Massa pleased with Williams improvements 18:44

    Massa pleased with Williams improvements

    Williams driver Felipe Massa says the squad has made a step forward with its new car, having tested the FW37 for the first time at Jerez on Tuesday. Massa…

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  49. Sunday 1 February 2015

  50. Bottas aims for first win with Williams 12:09

    Bottas aims for first win with Williams

    Williams' Valtteri Bottas says he is aiming to claim his first Formula 1 victory this season, on the back of his successful 2014 season. Bottas took six…

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  51. Williams reveals FW37 in Jerez pit lane 07:55

    Williams reveals FW37 in Jerez pit lane

    Williams has officially unveiled its Mercedes-powered FW37 in the pit lane at Jerez. The squad released computer images of the car last week but publicly…

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  52. Wednesday 28 January 2015

  53. Williams signs Lynn as development driver 10:16

    Williams signs Lynn as development driver

    Williams has signed GP3 champion Alex Lynn as its development driver for the 2015 season. Lynn's primary role will be to conduct simulator mileage and assist…

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  54. Monday 26 January 2015

  55. Bottas to debut Williams FW37 at Jerez 08:53

    Bottas to debut Williams FW37 at Jerez

    Williams has confirmed that Valtteri Bottas will give the new Mercedes-powered FW37 its public debut on the first day of pre-season testing at Jerez on…

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  56. Thursday 22 January 2015

  57. 11:02

    Video: 3D animation of Williams FW37

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  58. Wednesday 21 January 2015

  59. 11:59

    Photos: Williams presents new FW37

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  60. Symonds: New nose rules had big impact 10:37

    Symonds: New nose rules had big impact

    Williams Chief Technical Officer Pat Symonds has admitted that the impact of Formula 1's new nose regulations has been greater than expected, describing a…

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  61. Tuesday 20 January 2015

  62. First image of 2015 Williams revealed 22:45

    First image of 2015 Williams revealed

    Williams has become the first Formula 1 team to reveal imagery of its 2015 contender, with a rendered picture of the new Mercedes-powered FW37 appearing on the…

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  63. Monday 19 January 2015

  64. Williams refusing to get carried away 10:51

    Williams refusing to get carried away

    Claire Williams has made clear that the team will keep its feet on the ground and establish only "realistic" goals for the upcoming Formula 1 season, in the…

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  65. Saturday 10 January 2015

  66. Symonds: Williams 'has to push on' in 2015 14:43

    Symonds: Williams 'has to push on' in 2015

    Williams Chief Technical Officer Pat Symonds admits that improving on the squad's third place in the 2014 Constructors' Championship will be tough, but says the…

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  67. Thursday 8 January 2015

  68. F1 'not a sustainable business model' – Symonds 11:22

    F1 'not a sustainable business model' – Symonds

    Williams Chief Technical Officer Pat Symonds says that Formula 1's business model is not sustainable as the sport faces the prospect of entering the 2015 season…

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  69. Monday 5 January 2015

  70. Wolff to test new Williams in Barcelona 12:28

    Wolff to test new Williams in Barcelona

    Susie Wolff will be given a day in the FW37 during the second pre-season test in Barcelona, a Williams spokesperson has confirmed to GPUpdate.net. Wolff, who…

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  71. Engineer Robson joins Williams from McLaren 10:20

    Engineer Robson joins Williams from McLaren

    Williams has further bolstered its engineering department ahead of the 2015 Formula 1 campaign, with Dave Robson, formerly of McLaren, joining the outfit as…

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  72. Sunday 21 December 2014

  73. 05:02

    Video of the Day: Williams on its 2014 season

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  74. Monday 15 December 2014

  75. Nielsen joins Williams as Sporting Manager 09:11

    Nielsen joins Williams as Sporting Manager

    Williams has appointed Steve Nielsen to a new role of Sporting Manager with immediate effect. Nielsen's switch comes just days after confirmation of his…

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  76. Tuesday 9 December 2014

  77. Ricciardo voted best driver by GPUpdate readers 07:36

    Ricciardo voted best driver by GPUpdate readers

    Red Bull's Daniel Ricciardo has been voted the best driver of the 2014 F1 season by global GPUpdate.net readers, edging out Mercedes rival and World Champion…

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  78. Monday 8 December 2014

  79. Winners and Losers of the 2014 F1 season 08:38

    Winners and Losers of the 2014 F1 season

    After 19 races it was Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton who emerged as the World Champion for the second time in his career. But across the season several drivers…

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  80. Saturday 29 November 2014

  81. 05:07

    Video of the Day: Formula 1 through the eras

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  82. Friday 28 November 2014

  83. Wolff steps up to Williams test role 09:16

    Wolff steps up to Williams test role

    Williams has announced that Susie Wolff will be stepping up to the position of official test driver for the 2015 Formula 1 campaign. Wolff's new role will…

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  84. Thursday 27 November 2014

  85. Nasr thanks Williams for 2014 opportunities 09:27

    Nasr thanks Williams for 2014 opportunities

    Felipe Nasr has thanked Williams for the opportunities he was given as the team's test and reserve driver during the 2014 season. Nasr, 22, has already…

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  86. Wednesday 26 November 2014

  87. Bottas: New Pirelli tyres more consistent 07:42

    Bottas: New Pirelli tyres more consistent

    Valtteri Bottas says he experienced "more consistent" tyre degradation on Pirelli's development 2015 rubber at this week's Abu Dhabi test. The Williams…

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  88. Tuesday 25 November 2014

  89. Bottas tops first day of Abu Dhabi test 14:22

    Bottas tops first day of Abu Dhabi test

    Williams driver Valtteri Bottas set the standard on the opening day of the post-Abu Dhabi Grand Prix test at the Yas Marina Circuit, ahead of Ferrari's Kimi…

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  90. Monday 24 November 2014

  91. 05:08

    Video of the Day: Coulthard drives FW36

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  92. Sunday 23 November 2014

  93. Massa says 2014 'just the beginning' 15:58

    Massa says 2014 'just the beginning'

    Felipe Massa says the 2014 season is "just the beginning" of a more competitive period for the Williams team. Massa pushed title-winning Mercedes driver…

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  94. Saturday 22 November 2014

  95. Bottas: Beating Ferrari remains the goal 15:22

    Bottas: Beating Ferrari remains the goal

    Valtteri Bottas says securing third in the Constructors' standings, ahead of Ferrari, remains Williams' target at the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix. Bottas and…

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  96. Friday 21 November 2014

  97. Williams not concerned by bodywork issues 17:06

    Williams not concerned by bodywork issues

    Rob Smedley has played down the bodywork problems that struck both Williams cars during first practice for the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix. Williams missed the…

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  98. Monday 17 November 2014

  99. Bottas looking to overhaul Alonso, Vettel 12:34

    Bottas looking to overhaul Alonso, Vettel

    Valtteri Bottas has set his sights on snatching fourth in the Drivers' standings at this weekend's double points season finale in Abu Dhabi. The Williams…

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  100. Tuesday 11 November 2014

  101. Williams never considered Alonso 12:52

    Williams never considered Alonso

    Williams never considered trying to sign Fernando Alonso for 2015, according to Deputy Team Principal Claire Williams. Alonso is expected to join McLaren at…

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  102. Monday 10 November 2014

  103. 05:11

    Video of the Day: Williams FW18 shakedown

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  104. Sunday 9 November 2014

  105. Massa relieved after pit lane mistakes 18:40

    Massa relieved after pit lane mistakes

    Felipe Massa says he was relieved to finish on the Brazilian Grand Prix podium after a race that featured a pair of pit lane errors. The Brazilian was first…

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  106. Saturday 8 November 2014

  107. Massa says he could have been closer to pole 18:00

    Massa says he could have been closer to pole

    Williams driver Felipe Massa says traffic prevented him from getting closer to the Mercedes duo in the final stage of qualifying at Interlagos. The Brazilian…

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  108. Friday 7 November 2014

  109. Massa: Interlagos grip an improvement 19:53

    Massa: Interlagos grip an improvement

    Williams driver Felipe Massa believes that the resurfacing work undertaken at Interlagos – the home of the Brazilian Grand Prix – has had the desired effect…

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  110. Monday 3 November 2014

  111. Massa feels podium was possible 00:18

    Massa feels podium was possible

    Williams driver Felipe Massa believes that a podium opportunity slipped through his grasp at the United States Grand Prix. Massa started from fourth on the…

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