About

Williams is one of the world’s leading Formula 1 teams. It exists purely to race in the top echelon of motor racing, where it has been winning grands prix for more than three decades.

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Our Partners

Williams has always been a family-run team and the family ethos extends to our partners, who support us every step of the way during the season. Find out more about our Official Team Partners below.

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Our People

Williams is a human capital business, with a wealth of diverse and driven team members all working towards the same goal. Find out more about our people below.

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Our History

Williams Grand Prix Engineering Ltd is founded by Frank Williams and an ambitious British engineer called Patrick Head. The company is based in an empty carpet warehouse in Didcot, Oxfordshire, and enters a purchased March chassis in order to compete in F1 during the latter half of the season.

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ROKiT Williams Racing Australian Grand Prix Statement

ROKiT Williams Racing Australian Grand Prix Statement

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ROKiT Williams Racing Australian Grand Prix Statement

ROKiT Williams Racing Australian Grand Prix Statement

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Season Stats
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= ALPHATAURI 0
= FERRARI 0
= HAAS 0
= MCLAREN 0
= MERCEDES 0
= RACING POINT 0
= RED BULL 0
= RENAULT 0
= WILLIAMS 0
Esports

Williams Esports will compete in a range of online sim racing competitions this season. The team’s roster of elite gamers will represent Williams, racing in series and events on multiple platforms during the year.

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About Us

Williams Advanced Engineering Limited is technology and engineering services business. The company combines cutting edge technology and the industry’s best engineers, with precision and speed to market derived from four decades of success in the ultra-competitive environment of Formula One.

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What We Do

The core competencies of Williams Advanced Engineering are sector agnostic and do not apply only to motorsport or even automotive. Already this expertise is being applied to sectors as diverse as retail and defence. If a company requires support in any of these areas of competence, the people at Williams Advanced Engineering can provide it.

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Motorsport

Williams Advanced Engineering has a dedicated Motorsport group. This multidisciplinary design and engineering team have supported numerous championship winning clients.

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Technology and Innovation

The people at Williams are problem solvers, tackling the most complex engineering challenges on a daily basis. Customers come to Williams for help with their new innovations.

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Aerodynamics and Thermodynamics

Williams Advanced Engineering is unique in the desire and capability to apply expertise in high level simulation and aerodynamic know-how from the pinnacle of motor racing to other sectors. Born out of Formula One, working faster than almost anyone else, customers receive an advantage of speed of response and top of the range people, hardware and software providing full aerodynamic services.

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Electrification

Williams Advanced Engineering has created very high performance batteries in the Formula E programme, at the cutting edge of battery performance and management. Formula E is a test bed for electrification and new technologies that is now being transferred into prototype vehicles and road cars in award-winning projects.

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Advanced Lightweight Structures

Williams Advanced Engineering is using its breadth of experience in lightweight materials from Formula One, where lightweighting can make a significant difference on track, and other projects to offer new ideas and solutions to industry.

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Vehicle Programmes

Working with customers, the teams at Williams Advanced Engineering set targets to define the product concept, analyse, evaluate and optimise it, before then real world development refines the result to perfection.

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Specialist Product Delivery

From productions runs of one to the low hundreds, the people at Williams Advanced Engineering are experts in the quality manufacture of high performance products across industry.

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Business Dynamics

Taking lessons from four decades of success in Formula One to help clients apply high-performance philosophies to their own organisations, Williams Advanced Engineering uses data to setup for success, views regulation changes as an opportunity to gain competitive advantage while combining an understanding of whole system dynamics with detailed analytics, bringing understanding of human performance and developing high performance teams.

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Foresight Williams Technology Funds

Launched and managed by Foresight Group, the Fund benefits from a unique collaboration between Williams Advanced Engineering and Foresight Group, combining technological expertise from Williams and Foresight's track record in financial management.

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Simulation

Williams has extensive experience using state-of-the-art simulators in Formula One allowing drivers to prepare more effectively for Grand Prix.

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Manufacturing

The Williams Advanced Engineering people and facilities deliver world-class products for the company’s own projects and for customers.

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Working with us

Williams Advanced Engineering is the technology and engineering services business of the Williams Group, providing world class capabilities to deliver energy efficient performance to customers and address the challenges of 21st century mobility and sustainability. Williams Advanced Engineering is also constantly searching for more top talent to deliver for the company and its customers.

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Williams Advanced Engineering’s Battery Pack for ETCR completed in just seven months

Using its extensive experience in motorsport, Williams Advanced Engineering has designed and built a bespoke battery pack for the ETCR programme. This innovative, high-performance battery has been developed using the company’s in-house cell and battery testing and manufacturing facilities. From initial feasibility work to in vehicle testing took only seven months

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Williams Advanced Engineering’s Battery Pack for ETCR completed in just seven months

Using its extensive experience in motorsport, Williams Advanced Engineering has designed and built a bespoke battery pack for the ETCR programme. This innovative, high-performance battery has been developed using the company’s in-house cell and battery testing and manufacturing facilities. From initial feasibility work to in vehicle testing took only seven months

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Event Rooms

10 multi-purpose event rooms offering great flexibility for events of up to 200 guests in a modern and inspiring surrounding

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Driver Suites

The Ayrton Senna, Piers Courage and Alan Jones driver suites

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Circuit Gallery A

The Monza and Hockenheim meeting rooms

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Circuit Gallery B

The Barcelona, Estoril and Jerez event rooms

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Museum & Tours

Housed in the award-winning Williams Conference Centre is Sir Frank Williams' private Williams Grand Prix Collection, the largest of its kind in the world, spanning the history of the Williams F1 team since 1978

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Gift Vouchers

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Activities

A wide range of activities are available at the Williams Conference Centre and can be used for team building and hospitality days or to enhance your events.

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Race Day Hospitality

Hosted at the Williams Conference Centre we offer a unique way to view an F1 race, with a review of qualifying, an exclusive live link up to a team member from the track, followed by the race itself

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Dining & Celebrations

We not only pride ourselves on the first class facilities and service we offer at the Williams Conference Centre, but also on our 5 star catering. Our in-house caterers offer the highest standard of cuisine, where possible using local organic suppliers and fair-trade produce

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Christmas Celebrations

The Williams Conference Center provides a winning formula for your Christmas celebrations for up to 200 guests

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Private Dining

As part of the first class facilities and service we offer at the Williams Conference Centre, we pride ourselves on our 5 star catering

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Car History

Williams Car History

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Guardians Of Honour

Williams has an ever-growing catalogue of illustrious Grand Prix cars. Now Jonathan Williams and Dickie Stanford must dovetail this sumptuous history with the high-flying Formula 1 team of today

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Dan Ticktum

Nationality: British
Born: 8th June 1999
Job description: Williams Academy and Development Driver
Height: 1.80m
Weight: 69kg

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS

2020 - Williams Racing Driver Academy as Development Driver

2020 - FIA Formula 2 Championship for DAMS

2019 - Macau Grand Prix with Carlin, 13th overall

2019 - Super Formula Championship – three races for Team Mugen Honda

2018 - FIA Formula 2 Championship – Abu Dhabi Grand Prix for Arden

2018 - Super Formula Championship – two races for Team Mugen

2018 - Won the Macau Grand Prix with Motopark

2018 - FIA Formula 3 European Championship with Motopark, 2nd overall: 4 wins, 8 podiums

2017 - Won the Macau Grand Prix with Team Motopark

2017 - GP3 Series – three rounds for DAMS, scoring podium finishes

2017 - Formula Renault Eurocup with Arden International, 7th overall: 1 win, 3 podiums

2015 - MSA Formula Championship, 6th overall: 3 wins, 10 podiums

2019 - 2014 - Karting: multiple British titles and Vice-European Champion

Dan’s interest in motorsport started on the karting track in 2009, where he achieved numerous wins and podiums at club level in the Junior series. In 2011, he achieved a karting Grand Slam by winning all four British National Championships and, two years later, he became the European Vice Champion in KF Junior and was the winner of the Margutti Trophy.

In 2014, Dan raced with Zanardi Strakka racing in KFJ, he finished the season as Vice Champion in WSK Masters. He also broke the lap record at the Brands Indy circuit on his first test in single seaters with Lanan Racing in the BRDC Formula 4 Championship.

In 2015, he signed with Fortec Motorsport in the FIA approved MSA Formula 4. He led the early rounds of the Championship until an incident at Silverstone meant he was unable to complete the rest of the season. Dan still managed to finish sixth in his first year of single-seater racing.

Dan returned to motorsport in 2016, racing in the final round of the European Formula 3 Championship in Hockenheim with Carlin. He then won his second comeback race in the BRDC British Formula 3 Championship Autumn Trophy event at Snetterton. Later that year, Dan also competed in the prestigious Macau Grand Prix with Double R Racing.

In January 2017, Dan was announced as a Red Bull Junior Team driver and competed in the 2017 Formula Renault Eurocup series with Arden International. He also competed with DAMS in the final three rounds of the 2017 GP3 series at the Autodromo Nazionale Monza, Circuito de Jerez and the Yas Marina Circuit, scoring podium finishes. In November 2017, he won the legendary Macau Grand Prix and finished his year by winning the 2017 McLaren Autosport BRDC Award. As part of his Red Bull Junior Team duties from 2017 – 2019 Dan was a Formula 1 race support simulator driver.

In 2018, Dan raced in the FIA Formula 3 European Championship together with Motopark where he finished the season as Vice Champion. He also competed at Sugo and Fuji, in two rounds of the 2018 Super Formula Championship with Team Mugen. In November, Dan won the 65th Macau Grand Prix, claiming historic back-to-back victories.

In 2019, Dan competed in three races of the Super Formula Championship in Japan with Team Mugen Honda. He also took part in successful official Formula 1 tests with Aston Martin Red Bull Racing during the first in-season test in Bahrain in April and the second in-season test in Barcelona in May.

In 2020, Dan will race in FIA Formula 2 with DAMS, alongside his Williams Racing Driver Academy commitments.