The Williams Racing founder and former team principal Frank Williams has died, confirmed on Sunday.

Details:

  • Williams made a big impact on Formula 1 as he had founded and run one of the most successful teams in the sports – Williams Racing.
  • The team won 114 races, 9 Constructors’, and 7 Drivers’ titles and remains one of the oldest teams on the grid with a rich legacy.

Statement:

  • “After being admitted into hospital on Friday, Sir Frank, passed away peacefully this morning surrounded by his family.”
  • “Today we pay tribute to our much loved and inspirational figurehead. Frank will be sorely missed. We request that all friends and colleagues respect the Williams family’s wishes for privacy at this time.”

ASN Motorsports expresses deepest condolences to the Williams family and Williams Racing.

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