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First Pictures: 2018 Williams F1 car FW41 launched

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WILLIAMS F1 Team has revealed a first look of its 2018 Formula One challenger, the Williams Mercedes FW41, at the team’s season launch in London this evening.

Williams FW41 continues to race with Martini livery, though it was speculated F1 rookie Sergey Sirotkin and his young team-mate, Lance Stroll.

“Lance produced some impressive performances last year in what was a remarkably strong debut season, where he only just lost out to Felipe in the standings,” said deputy team principal, Claire Williams. “His podium finish was the only one outside of the top three teams, and we aim to build on that this season.

“It’s also my pleasure to welcome Sergey and Robert to Williams, who have both displayed exceptional speed and qualities that I know will only strengthen the team. Sergey has impressed the technical team and it is great for us to be able to give him the opportunity to step up into a race seat. Robert will also be working closely with the team, utilising his experience to help develop the car throughout the season.

“Our entire team has put a huge amount of effort into the development and production of this year’s car, and we’re all looking forward to seeing it on the track,” Williams added… Read more complete press release

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