What happened to Frank Williams
Formula 1: Williams family withdraws
The previous co-team boss Claire Williams (44) will step down this weekend after the Italian Grand Prix in Monza. The daughter of the legendary racing team co-founder Frank Williams wants the new owner Dorilton Capital "a restart" allow. "It was not an easy decision, but I think it is the right one for everyone involved", said the Briton on Thursday (03.09.2020).
Founded in 1977, nine constructor titles
With Williams' withdrawal, an era comes to an end for the English private team. The racing team was founded in 1977 by the then team boss Frank Williams and Patrick Head. The team won the constructors' title a total of nine times. The last drivers' championship was won in 1997 by the Canadian Jacques Villeneuve. Frank Williams, who was in poor health, stepped down from the board in 2012 and cleared the way for his daughter. In 2013 she was promoted to co-team leader.
Name and headquarters remain
The New York-based investment company Dorilton Capital spoke of one "new chapter" in team history. After 43 years and 739 Grand Prix, the Williams family will withdraw from the sport. In the Corona crisis, the racing team's financial problems had worsened. A new owner has been found in Dorilton Capital, "who understands the sport and knows what it takes to be successful"Claire Williams explained at the time. The team's name and headquarters in Grove will remain.
dpa / sid | Status: 03.09.2020, 14:13
- Is there anyone from JNV
- Did Hitler have brothers or sisters
- Why does Bigfoot scratch horses
- Will parliament stop Brexit?
- Does Transformers have a comic line
- What services do recording studios offer?
- Why did you realize that you were loved
- In LD Debate you can discuss guidelines
- What are Conflicts of Interest
- How do I become less attached
- Is it a sin to hurt someone else?
- If 2x 4 20 what does x
- Epididymitis causes erectile dysfunction
- Why do some cats have threatening eyes
- How do we free PUBG hackers
- What is the fastest Ducati
- Can we naturally make our complexion fairer?
- What if WhatsApp doesn't update
- How long is the LLP valid?
- Why is email marketing personal
- Are butt implants noticeable?
- CA is the better choice or engineering
- What are the easiest side businesses online
- Is Naveen Patnaik a good politician
- What are some tools for emotional intelligence?
- Is there a permanent cure for PCOS
- May people do that in 1975
- Where can I get monologues
- Is development growth a zero-sum game
- Can I get pregnant while using Progyluton?
- Is biology important for math students too
- Who rode a horse named Morengo
- Che Guevara was an INFJ