Claire Williams smiles as she walks through the paddock after practice for the Formula One Grand Prix of China at Shanghai International Circuit on April 10, 2015
Williams admit sponsor wanted older driver
Williams deputy Claire Williams admits that the British team's options were narrow as it looked to replace the Mercedes-bound Valtteri Bottas for 2017.
Jan 31, 12:48
Felipe Massa of Williams poses for a portrait during day one of F1 winter testing at Circuit de Catalunya on March 1, 2016
Felipe Massa won't hand back retirement Formula 1 car
Felipe Massa says that he will not have to hand back the F1 car gifted to him by Williams for his retirement.
Jan 23, 08:37
Valtteri Bottas of Williams in the paddock during previews ahead of the Formula One Grand Prix of Russia at Sochi Autodrom on April 28, 2016
Valtteri Bottas takes sponsor to Mercedes
Valtteri Bottas is taking a personal sponsor with him from Williams to Mercedes.
Jan 20, 08:30
Felipe Massa of Williams poses for a portrait during day one of F1 winter testing at Circuit de Catalunya on March 1, 2016
Lance Stroll happy Felipe Massa replacing Valtteri Bottas
2017 rookie Lance Stroll says he is happy that Felipe Massa will be his teammate this year.
Jan 19, 08:18
Heikki Kovalainen of Finland and Caterham arrives in the paddock before the final practice session prior to qualifying for the Belgian Grand Prix at Circuit de Spa-Francorchamps on August 24, 2013
Heikki Kovalainen made bid to replace Valtteri Bottas
Former F1 driver Heikki Kovalainen admits that he made a bid to replace the Mercedes-bound Valtteri Bottas at Williams for 2017.
Jan 18, 08:19
Valtteri Bottas of Williams in the paddock during previews ahead of the Formula One Grand Prix of Russia at Sochi Autodrom on April 28, 2016
Valtteri Bottas confirmed as Lewis Hamilton's new Mercedes teammate
Valtteri Bottas is named as Lewis Hamilton's Mercedes teammate for 2017, the 27-year-old Finn joining the world champions from Williams.
Jan 16, 14:46
Valtteri Bottas of Williams during previews ahead of the Bahrain Formula One Grand Prix at Bahrain International Circuit on March 31, 2016
Mercedes close to landing Valtteri Bottas from Williams
Williams will allow Valtteri Bottas to jump ship and join Mercedes, bringing an end to the Silver Arrows' search for Nico Rosberg's replacement.
Jan 15, 20:58
Nico Rosberg of Germany and Mercedes GP leads Sebastian Vettel of Germany and Ferrari and Lewis Hamilton of Great Britain and Mercedes GP into the first corner during the Spanish Formula One Grand Prix at Circuit de Catalunya on May 10, 2015
Williams not commenting on team shakeup
Williams decline to comment on a wave of speculation about the British team's next moves.
Jan 11, 08:22
Felipe Massa of Williams poses for a portrait during day one of F1 winter testing at Circuit de Catalunya on March 1, 2016
Felipe Massa plays down comeback reports
Felipe Massa plays down reports that he is definitely cancelling his retirement plans in order to stay at Williams for 2017.
Dec 21, 09:21
Pat Symonds of Williams looks on during a press conference after practice for the Formula One Grand Prix of Austria at Red Bull Ring on June 19, 2015
Williams part company with chief technical officer Pat Symonds
Chief technical officer Pat Symonds is to leave Williams at the end of the year following three years with the team.
Dec 20, 17:54
Nico Rosberg in action at the Spanish GP on May 14, 2016
Nico Rosberg ahead of Lewis Hamilton in final Brazilian Grand Prix practice
Nico Rosberg edges ahead of Mercedes teammate and championship rival Lewis Hamilton in final practice for the Brazilian Grand Prix.
Nov 12, 14:52
Felipe Massa of Williams poses for a portrait during day one of F1 winter testing at Circuit de Catalunya on March 1, 2016
'Relaxed' Felipe Massa eyeing next seat after Formula 1
Felipe Massa appears to have narrowed down his post-F1 options for 2017 to either a race seat in Formula E or the German touring car series DTM.
Oct 26, 09:26
Valtteri Bottas of Williams during previews ahead of the Bahrain Formula One Grand Prix at Bahrain International Circuit on March 31, 2016
Valtteri Bottas hints Williams future now secure
Valtteri Bottas hints that his future in F1 is now settled, even though Williams is yet to officially announce it.
Oct 7, 08:42
Felipe Massa of Brazil and Williams is interviewed in the paddock during previews to the Australian Formula One Grand Prix at Albert Park on March 13, 2014
Felipe Massa 'surprised' by retirement reaction
Felipe Massa says that he has been heartened by the reaction to his decision to retire from F1 at the end of the year.
Sep 21, 18:31
Nico Rosberg of Germany and Mercedes GP leads Sebastian Vettel of Germany and Ferrari and Lewis Hamilton of Great Britain and Mercedes GP into the first corner during the Spanish Formula One Grand Prix at Circuit de Catalunya on May 10, 2015
Lance Stroll signs Williams deal for 2017?
Lance Stroll reportedly signs a contract to make his F1 debut for Williams in 2017.
Sep 21, 17:54
Nico Rosberg of Germany and Mercedes GP leads Sebastian Vettel of Germany and Ferrari and Lewis Hamilton of Great Britain and Mercedes GP into the first corner during the Spanish Formula One Grand Prix at Circuit de Catalunya on May 10, 2015
Lance Stroll: '2017 good time to make Williams debut'
Lance Stroll says that he thinks 2017 is a "good time" for him to make his F1 debut.
Sep 16, 10:09
Nico Rosberg of Germany and Mercedes GP leads Sebastian Vettel of Germany and Ferrari and Lewis Hamilton of Great Britain and Mercedes GP into the first corner during the Spanish Formula One Grand Prix at Circuit de Catalunya on May 10, 2015
Lance Stroll admits 'pressure' of Formula 1 debut rumours
Lance Stroll admits that he is feeling the "pressure" of speculation linking him with the Williams race seat for 2017.
Sep 14, 06:53
Nico Rosberg of Germany and Mercedes GP leads Sebastian Vettel of Germany and Ferrari and Lewis Hamilton of Great Britain and Mercedes GP into the first corner during the Spanish Formula One Grand Prix at Circuit de Catalunya on May 10, 2015
Lance Stroll 'absolutely' ready for Formula 1 debut
Lance Stroll says that he is ready to drive a Formula 1 car.
Sep 12, 13:27
Felipe Massa of Brazil and Williams is interviewed in the paddock during previews to the Australian Formula One Grand Prix at Albert Park on March 13, 2014
Felipe Massa: 'Manager had Renault, Haas talks'
Felipe Massa admits that his manager had contact with other teams before he decided to retire from F1 at the end of the year.
Sep 9, 11:30
Felipe Massa drives for Williams during the Australian Formula 1 Grand Prix at Albert Park on March 20, 2016
Williams to replace Felipe Massa with Lance Stroll?
Williams look set to replace the retiring Felipe Massa with Canadian rookie Lance Stroll for 2017.
Sep 5, 14:59



TeamPoints
1Mercedes765
2Red Bull460
3Ferrari398
4Force India173
5Williams-Mercedes138
6McLaren76
7Toro Rosso71
8Haas28
9Renault8
10Sauber2
11Manor1
DriversTeamPoints
1Nico RosbergMercedes385
2Lewis HamiltonMercedes380
3Daniel RicciardoRed Bull256
4Sebastian VettelFerrari212
5Max VerstappenRed Bull204
6Kimi RaikkonenFerrari186
7Sergio PerezForce India101
8Valtteri BottasWilliams-Mercedes85
9Nico HulkenbergForce India72
10Fernando AlonsoMcLaren54
11Felipe MassaWilliams-Mercedes53
12Carlos SainzToro Rosso46
13Romain GrosjeanHaas28
14Daniil KvyatToro Rosso25
15Jenson ButtonMcLaren21
16Kevin MagnussenRenault7
17Felipe NasrSauber2
18Pascal WehrleinManor1
19Jolyon PalmerRenault1
20Stoffel VandoorneMcLaren1
21Rio HaryantoManor0
22Esteban OconManor0
23Marcus EricssonSauber0
24Esteban GutierrezHaas0