Williams Heritage facilitates individuals to own and run their own Williams historic F1 cars. The services offered by the department are:
Car Restoration: For those who own historic Williams Formula One cars, Williams Heritage offers car restoration services. This includes the meticulous restoration of the car to its original racing specifications. Restoring these iconic cars to their former glory is a careful process that involves sourcing original parts or creating accurate reproductions.
Car Service & Maintenance: Regular maintenance and servicing are essential to keep these high-performing cars in top condition. The program includes ongoing service and maintenance for owners' cars and cars within our collection, ensuring that they remain in proper working order and are safe to operate. Owners benefit from the technical expertise of our Williams Heritage engineers and mechanics, who possess deep knowledge of the team's historic cars and can provide guidance and support. Our mechanics have a combined experience of XXX years working on Formula 1 cars.
On-Going Running at Races & Events: For owners who wish to participate in historic racing events or showcase their cars at various races and exhibitions, Williams Heritage provides on-going running support. This support includes technical assistance, logistics and a team of experienced professionals to manage the cars during these activities. If you would like us to support you during a full race season, we will tailor a programme to support you around your needs.
Logistical Support: Williams Heritage will manage the logistics of transporting the cars to different events & locations. This involves ensuring that the cars are safely transported and that the correct carnet & travel documentation is in place. We will be able to leverage our capabilities as a race team to get you the best possible solution at competitive prices.
Driver Support: For owners who actively drive their historic Williams cars, the Heritage team can offer support in terms of coaching and guidance from our Heritage racing drivers. This coaching could enhance the driving experience for owners and contribute to the safe and enjoyable operation of the vehicles.
Exclusive Events: Owners in the Heritage Ownership Programme have access to exclusive events organized by Williams Heritage. This could include private track days and other experiences that provide a deeper connection to the team's heritage.
Documentation and Provenance: The maintenance of detailed records, ensuring the documentation of the car's history, racing pedigree, and any modifications made over the years. This documentation adds to the provenance of each car.
Training and Education: Williams Heritage also plays a role in educating owners and drivers about the technology and the history of these cars, ensuring that they can be operated safely and responsibly.