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    Report: Coughlan promoted to technical chief as Raikkonen rumors circle at Williams
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    As fast as tarmac and competing drivers can vanish behind you in Formula One racing, so can the unfortunate events of the past. In some cases, anyway. Flavio Briatore may still be banned from the sport due to his involvement in the Crashgate debacle, but Mike Coughlan is making short business of ...

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    Report: Waltrip, Williams racing teams settle lawsuit out of court
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    Racing fans on either side of the Atlantic may be familiar with the name Mike Coughlan. The controversial engineer was at the heart of the Spygate scandal between the McLaren and Ferrari teams a few years back and was subsequently ejected from Formula One. While he was waiting for his banishment ...

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    Find of the Day: Jacques Villeneuve's 1997 title-prize Hennessey Viper Venom
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    Say what you will about what he's done since, but nobody was as hot a talent as Jacques Villeneuve in the mid '90s. The French Canadian driver – and son of Gilles Villeneuve, who died while racing for Scuderia Ferrari – won both the Indy 500 and the IndyCar title in only his second ...

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    Rumormill: Raikkonen negotiating F1 return with Williams
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    Over the course of his nine seasons on the Formula One grid, Kimi Raikkonen only drove for a handful of teams, making his debut with Sauber before switching to McLaren in only his second season, then to Ferrari after five seasons for another three more that included his solitary World ...

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    Report: Williams hopes for further collaboration with Jaguar
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    Could Williams emerge as the outsourced competition department for Jaguar? It very well might if Adam Parr has his way. The chairman of the Williams F1 team and its related subsidiaries is enthusiastic about his company's collaboration with the British automaker, and is keen to see it move ...

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    Report: Renault and Williams to team up again for new 240hp Clio hot hatch?
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    Back in the early '90s, Renault and Williams were dominating Formula One, and their success spilled over into one of the most celebrated hot hatches of all time. And now that the two are getting back together for the 2012 season, rumors are afoot that they'll collaborate on a revival that could ...

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    Official: Williams F1 returns to Renault power
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    That the Williams F1 team isn't quite up to its old form is no news. But back in its heyday, it was a force to be reckoned with, and then some. The team has seven drivers' championships and nine constructors' titles to its name – several of which came under Ford (2 and 2) and Honda (1 and ...

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    Report: Coughlan of F1 Spygate fame apologizes, gets back to work at Williams
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    Mike Coughlan hit a pretty nasty bump in his Formula One career. Coughlan was the chief designer for the McLaren F1 team from 2002 through 2007, but it was that last year with McLaren for which Coughlan is remembered, when he was caught possessing technical documents from rival Ferrari. The F1 ...

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    Official: Jaguar C-X75 going into production with help from Williams F1
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    Jaguar C-X75 – Click above for high-res image gallery
    This morning a gigantic cat jumped out of a secret little bag when Jaguar announced it has teamed with Williams F1 to build a production version of the C-X75 supercar. The 2010 Paris Motor Show-stopper in concept form was powered by ...

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    Williams F1 hires controversial former McLaren engineer in major staff shift
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    The ebb and flow of Formula One teams typically works in a cyclical fashion. Teams rise and fall like so many world powers across the course of history. But while Williams was once a championship front-running team, it's been years since they've been on the top. Against that backdrop, the ...

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    Williams FW33 Formula 1 car unveiled, IPO confirmed
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    2011 Williams-Cosworth FW33 – Click above for high-res image gallery
    Williams joined the cadre of Formula 1 teams testing and revealing their 2011 challengers at the Valencia test session, pulling the wraps off the new FW33. Unlike rival team Lotus Renault GP, which unveiled its new ...

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    Williams F1 team considering IPO stock issue
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    Rubens Barrichello tests the Williams FW32 with new Pirelli tires at Yas Marina Circuit in Abu Dhabi
    What's the best way to make a small fortune in Formula One? Arrive with a large one. Williams has another idea though, and it's a radical one in the field of motor racing: The British outfit may ...

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    Gentlemen, Start Your Engines: Lotus, Williams confirm drivers for 2011
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    With the 2010 World Championship consigned to the history books, the Formula One grid is gearing up for next season. Sixteen out of twenty-four seats have already been spoken for as Lotus and Williams have each confirmed both their drivers. After Red Bull, McLaren, Ferrari and Mercedes confirmed ...

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    Williams keeps Barrichello, dumps Hulkenberg as 2011 grid fills up
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    How the mighty have fallen. The saying could apply to none better than it does to Williams, the F1 team that was once at the pinnacle of grand prix racing but has long since fallen to the bottom. One driver managed to bring them back to the top this season – if only briefly – but the ...

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    Williams, Sauber give emerging talents their shot at the big leagues
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    A growing array of F1 teams have been developing young driver programs over the past few years. BMW ranked high among them while competing in the top-tier racing series, but in its absence, the teams it partnered with have picked up the proverbial mantle. Williams Grand Prix, which ran with BMW ...

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    Porsche 911 GT3 R Hybrid competes first shakedown at the 'Ring [w/video]
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    Nico Hülkenberg drives the Porsche GT3 R Hybrid – Click above to watch video after the jump
    Nico Hülkenberg introduced the Porsche GT3 R Hybrid to a few of his friends past week, one named "baptism," the other named "fire." The Williams Formula 1 pilot got behind the wheel of the ...

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    Williams courting Volkswagen into Formula One?
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    Williams is intent on bringing another major automaker into Formula 1, but which will get the call? Volkswagen has toyed with the idea of entering F1 for some time. The German auto giant is one of the largest carmakers never to participate in the sport, notwithstanding Porsche and Lamborghini, ...

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    Williams sells minority stake to Austrian investor
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    With all the money that goes into running an F1 team, and the limited opportunity to make any of it back, we can't see why anyone would view owning a team as a sound investment. Evidently Herr Toto Wollf feels otherwise, as the Austrian financier and gentleman racing driver has acquired a minority ...

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    Williams F1 signs Barrichello and Hulkenberg for 2010
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    Nico Hulkenberg tests the Williams-Toyota FW31 – Click above for high-res image gallery
    The latest piece of the intricate puzzle that is the shake-up in drivers for the 2010 Formula One World Championship has come into play as Williams has confirmed its line-up for next season: Replacing ...

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    Sir Frank Williams praises fire fighters for saving factory
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    Since falling from its glory days of yore – when it won nine constructors championships an seven drivers titles – the Williams F1 team has been desperate to light a fire under its drivers and engineers to get back to its winning form. But we don't think this is what Frank Williams and ...

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