Williams Grand Prix Holdings Plc had a loss of 5 million pounds ($7.8 million) in 2012 as the only publicly listed Formula One team’s sponsorships didn’t offset costs and investment on hybrid technology.
Spain’s Fernando Alonso enjoyed the “special feeling” of victory in yesterday’s European Grand Prix at Valencia as he delighted the home crowd and took the lead in the Formula One drivers’ standings.
McLaren’s Lewis Hamilton was stripped of the pole position for tomorrow’s Spanish Grand Prix for a fuel irregularity, moving Williams’s Pastor Maldonado to the front of the grid.
Mark Webber of Red Bull won yesterday’s British Grand Prix, overtaking Ferrari’s Fernando Alonso in the closing stages to narrow the gap on the Spaniard in the Formula One drivers’ standings.
Sebastian Vettel of Red Bull won yesterday’s Singapore Grand Prix to go second in the Formula One drivers’ standings and revive his challenge for a third straight title.
Kimi Raikkonen of Lotus won the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix yesterday as Red Bull’s Sebastian Vettel fought his way up to third position to keep his lead in the drivers’ standings.
McLaren’s Jenson Button led from start to finish at yesterday’s Belgian Grand Prix for his first victory since the opening race of the season.
The Williams Formula One team will replace race driver Bruno Senna of Brazil with Finland’s Valtteri Bottas next season.
McLaren driver Lewis Hamilton won pole position for tomorrow’s Singapore Grand Prix, the third time in the past four Formula One races he’s topped qualifying.
Thirty-one people required medical attention after a fire engulfed the Williams Formula One team’s garage as staff celebrated Pastor Maldonado’s breakthrough victory at the Spanish Grand Prix.