Gallery: All Williams F1 cars since 1978

The legendary Williams Formula 1 team was formed in 1977, although Frank Williams had been running cars in F1 since 1969, and manufactured its first design a year later. Here are all of its cars...

Gallery: All Williams F1 cars since 1978
Listen to this article
1978-79: Williams-Cosworth FW06
1978-79: Williams-Cosworth FW06
1/45
Driver: Alan Jones

Photo by: Williams F1

1979: Williams-Cosworth FW07
1979: Williams-Cosworth FW07
2/45
Drivers: Alan Jones, Clay Regazzoni

Photo by: Sutton Images

1980: Williams-Cosworth FW07B
1980: Williams-Cosworth FW07B
3/45
Drivers: Alan Jones, Carlos Reutemann

Photo by: Sutton Images

1981-82: Williams-Cosworth FW07C
1981-82: Williams-Cosworth FW07C
4/45
Drivers: Alan Jones, Carlos Reutemann, Keke Rosberg, Mario Andretti

Photo by: Sutton Images

1982: Williams-Cosworth FW08
1982: Williams-Cosworth FW08
5/45
Drivers: Keke Rosberg, Derek Daly

Photo by: Sutton Images

1983: Williams-Cosworth FW08C
1983: Williams-Cosworth FW08C
6/45
Drivers: Keke Rosberg, Jacques Laffite, Jonathan Palmer

Photo by: Sutton Images

1983-84: Williams-Honda FW09
1983-84: Williams-Honda FW09
7/45
Drivers: Jacques Laffite, Keke Rosberg

Photo by: Sutton Images

1985: Williams-Honda FW10
1985: Williams-Honda FW10
8/45
Drivers: Nigel Mansell, Keke Rosberg

Photo by: Sutton Images

1986: Williams-Honda FW11
1986: Williams-Honda FW11
9/45
Drivers: Nigel Mansell, Nelson Piquet

Photo by: Sutton Images

1987: Williams-Honda FW11B
1987: Williams-Honda FW11B
10/45
Drivers: Nigel Mansell, Nelson Piquet, Riccardo Patrese

Photo by: Sutton Images

1988: Williams-Judd FW12
1988: Williams-Judd FW12
11/45
Drivers: Nigel Mansell, Riccardo Patrese, Martin Brundle, Jean-Louis Schlesser,

Photo by: Motorsport Images

1989: Williams-Renault FW12C
1989: Williams-Renault FW12C
12/45
Drivers: Thierry Boutsen, Riccardo Patrese

Photo by: Motorsport Images

1989: Williams-Renault FW13
1989: Williams-Renault FW13
13/45
Drivers: Thierry Boutsen, Riccardo Patrese

Photo by: Motorsport Images

1990: Williams-Renault FW13B
1990: Williams-Renault FW13B
14/45
Drivers: Thierry Boutsen, Riccardo Patrese

Photo by: Sutton Images

1991: Williams-Renault FW14
1991: Williams-Renault FW14
15/45
Drivers: Nigel Mansell, Riccardo Patrese

Photo by: Sutton Images

1992: Williams-Renault FW14B
1992: Williams-Renault FW14B
16/45
Drivers: Nigel Mansell, Riccardo Patrese

Photo by: Sutton Images

1993: Williams-Renault FW15C
1993: Williams-Renault FW15C
17/45
Drivers: Damon Hill, Alain Prost

Photo by: Motorsport Images

1994: Williams-Renault FW16
1994: Williams-Renault FW16
18/45
Drivers: Damon Hill, Ayrton Senna, David Coulthard, Nigel Mansell

Photo by: Sutton Images

1995: Williams-Renault FW17
1995: Williams-Renault FW17
19/45
Drivers: Damon Hill, David Coulthard

Photo by: Motorsport Images

1995: Williams-Renault FW17B
1995: Williams-Renault FW17B
20/45
Drivers: Damon Hill, David Coulthard

Photo by: Sutton Images

1996: Williams-Renault FW18
1996: Williams-Renault FW18
21/45
Drivers: Damon Hill, Jacques Villeneuve

Photo by: Sutton Images

1997: Williams-Renault FW19
1997: Williams-Renault FW19
22/45
Drivers: Heinz-Harald Frentzen, Jacques Villeneuve

Photo by: Motorsport Images

1998: Williams-Mecachrome FW20
1998: Williams-Mecachrome FW20
23/45
Drivers: Heinz-Harald Frentzen, Jacques Villeneuve

Photo by: Motorsport Images

1999: Williams-Supertec FW21
1999: Williams-Supertec FW21
24/45
Drivers: Ralf Schumacher, Alessandro Zanardi

Photo by: Sutton Images

2000: Williams-BMW FW22
2000: Williams-BMW FW22
25/45
Drivers: Ralf Schumacher, Jenson Button

Photo by: Sutton Images

2001: Williams-BMW FW23
2001: Williams-BMW FW23
26/45
Drivers: Juan Pablo Montoya, Ralf Schumacher

Photo by: BMW AG

2002: Williams-BMW FW24
2002: Williams-BMW FW24
27/45
Drivers: Juan Pablo Montoya, Ralf Schumacher

Photo by: Russell Batchelor / Motorsport Images

2003: Williams-BMW FW25
2003: Williams-BMW FW25
28/45
Drivers: Juan Pablo Montoya, Ralf Schumacher, Marc Gene

Photo by: Sutton Images

2004: Williams-BMW FW26
2004: Williams-BMW FW26
29/45
Drivers: Juan Pablo Montoya, Ralf Schumacher, Marc Gene, Antonio Pizzonia

Photo by: BMW AG

2005: Williams-BMW FW27
2005: Williams-BMW FW27
30/45
Drivers: Mark Webber, Nick Heidfeld, Antonio Pizzonia

Photo by: Sutton Images

2006: Williams-Cosworth FW28
2006: Williams-Cosworth FW28
31/45
Drivers: Nico Rosberg, Mark Webber

Photo by: Alessio Morgese

2007: Williams-Toyota FW29
2007: Williams-Toyota FW29
32/45
Drivers: Nico Rosberg, Alexander Wurz, Kazuki Nakajima

Photo by: Glenn Dunbar / Motorsport Images

2008: Williams-Toyota FW30
2008: Williams-Toyota FW30
33/45
Drivers: Nico Rosberg, Kazuki Nakajima

Photo by: Sutton Images

2009: Williams-Toyota FW31
2009: Williams-Toyota FW31
34/45
Drivers: Nico Rosberg, Kazuki Nakajima

Photo by: Glenn Dunbar / Motorsport Images

2010: Williams-Cosworth FW32
2010: Williams-Cosworth FW32
35/45
Drivers: Rubens Barrichello, Nico Hülkenberg

Photo by: Andrew Ferraro / Motorsport Images

2011: Williams-Cosworth FW33
2011: Williams-Cosworth FW33
36/45
Drivers: Rubens Barrichello, Pastor Maldonado

Photo by: Sutton Images

2012: Williams-Renault FW34
2012: Williams-Renault FW34
37/45
Drivers: Pastor Maldonado, Bruno Senna

Photo by: Sutton Images

2013: Williams-Renault FW35
2013: Williams-Renault FW35
38/45
Drivers: Pastor Maldonado, Valtteri Bottas

Photo by: Sutton Images

2014: Williams-Mercedes FW36
2014: Williams-Mercedes FW36
39/45
Drivers: Felipe Massa, Valtteri Bottas

Photo by: Sutton Images

2015: Williams-Mercedes FW37
2015: Williams-Mercedes FW37
40/45
Drivers: Felipe Massa, Valtteri Bottas

Photo by: Sutton Images

2016: Williams-Mercedes FW38
2016: Williams-Mercedes FW38
41/45
Drivers: Felipe Massa, Valtteri Bottas

Photo by: Sutton Images

2017: Williams-Mercedes FW40
2017: Williams-Mercedes FW40
42/45
Drivers: Lance Stroll, Felipe Massa, Paul di Resta

Photo by: Sutton Images

2018: Williams-Mercedes FW41
2018: Williams-Mercedes FW41
43/45
Drivers: Lance Stroll, Sergei Sirotkin

Photo by: Mark Sutton / Motorsport Images

2019: Williams-Mercedes FW42
2019: Williams-Mercedes FW42
44/45
Drivers: Robert Kubica, George Russell

Photo by: Erik Junius

2020: Williams-Mercedes FW43
2020: Williams-Mercedes FW43
45/45
Drivers: Nicholas Latifi, George Russell

Photo by: Williams F1

shares
comments
F1 considers two-day Chinese GP option in November
Previous article

F1 considers two-day Chinese GP option in November

Next article

Tech insight: Can Williams rise again with its new FW43?

Tech insight: Can Williams rise again with its new FW43?
Load comments
Why Red Bull can win a Spanish GP that looked perfect for Ferrari Prime

Why Red Bull can win a Spanish GP that looked perfect for Ferrari

Formula 1's return to Spain on Friday ended with Ferrari leading the way from Mercedes, while Red Bull could only manage third fastest overall courtesy of Max Verstappen. But its chances of victory are far from remote with a deeper dig into the times despite Ferrari's strong start...

Formula 1
May 20, 2022
The key aspects of Porsche and Audi's planned F1 entries Prime

The key aspects of Porsche and Audi's planned F1 entries

The VW Group’s German superpowers of sportscar racing have all but confirmed they are coming to F1 when the next set of engine rules come into force in 2026. Here's why both manufacturers are all set to take the plunge, and crucially how it might work

Formula 1
May 19, 2022
How Vegas went from byword for F1 indifference to grand Liberty coup Prime

How Vegas went from byword for F1 indifference to grand Liberty coup

Holding a race in Las Vegas – party central, a city of dreams and decadence and, yes, more than a smattering of tackiness – has been on Liberty Media’s most-wanted list since it acquired Formula 1’s commercial rights. But, as LUKE SMITH explains, F1 has been here before and the relationship didn’t work out

Formula 1
May 18, 2022
Why de Vries' FP1 outing could add a new path to his current crossroads Prime

Why de Vries' FP1 outing could add a new path to his current crossroads

A Formula 2 and Formula E champion, Nyck de Vries is currently considering where his future in motorsport lies. Continuing in WEC and Formula E is possible and he's also courted glances Stateside after impressing in an IndyCar test. But ahead of his Formula 1 FP1 debut with Williams, he could have another option if he impresses...

Formula 1
May 18, 2022
Why Leclerc's crash shouldn't put off F1 drivers tasting history Prime

Why Leclerc's crash shouldn't put off F1 drivers tasting history

OPINION: For a demo run ahead of Monaco's Historique Grand Prix, Charles Leclerc was blessed with the opportunity to drive Niki Lauda's former Ferrari 312B3 - but a brake failure at Rascasse suggested Leclerc's Monaco hoodoo transcended contemporary F1. Although an awkward incident, Leclerc deserves credit for embracing F1's history.

Formula 1
May 18, 2022
Why the lack of "needle" between Red Bull and Ferrari is a mirage Prime

Why the lack of "needle" between Red Bull and Ferrari is a mirage

OPINION: The fight for the 2022 Formula 1 world titles between Red Bull and Ferrari so far features little of the public animosity that developed between the former and Mercedes last year. But that isn’t to say things are full on friendly or won’t get much worse very quickly…

Formula 1
May 17, 2022
The underdog F1 squad that thrust Senna into the limelight Prime

The underdog F1 squad that thrust Senna into the limelight

The Toleman TG184 was the car that could, according to legend, have given Ayrton Senna his first F1 win but for Alain Prost and Jacky Ickx at Monaco in 1984. That could be stretching the boundaries of the truth a little, but as STUART CODLING explains, the team's greatest legacy was in giving the Brazilian prodigy passed over by bigger outfits an opportunity

Formula 1
May 16, 2022
Why Aston Martin is unlikely to repeat Jaguar’s F1 mistakes Prime

Why Aston Martin is unlikely to repeat Jaguar’s F1 mistakes

Two famous manufacturer teams born out of humble midfield origins, splashing the cash while attempting to rise to the top of F1 in record time. There are clear parallels between Lawrence Stroll’s Aston Martin and the doomed Jaguar Racing project of 22 years ago, but Mark Gallagher believes struggling Aston can avoid a similar fate.

Formula 1
May 15, 2022