All the F1 cars at today's Saudi grand prix will be carrying Williams logos in tribute to Sir Frank, who passed away last week.
Alan Jones, the first racer to win the World Drivers Championship in a Williams, will perform a lap of honour just before the start of the race in the FW07 car in which he won the championship in 1980. Damon Hill and Martin Brundle have also been driving historic Williams cars this weekend.
Williams is the most successful privateer team in F1 history with nine Constructors and seven Drivers championships. Only Ferrari have won more Constructors titles.
The team was at the forefront of technological innovation during the 1980s and 1990s despite not being a major car manufacturer. No other non-works team has lasted as long or achieved as much.
Here's Damon driving the FW07 yesterday, and Nigel Mansell in the FW14B in which he won the 1992 championship...
5th December 2021 08:44 by Luna
Suggested by Misty15 - and definitely one with a lot of scope to play with!
by William Wordsworth
Calm is all nature as a resting wheel.
The kine are couched upon the dewy grass;
The horse alone, seen dimly as I pass,
Is cropping audibly his later meal:
Dark is the ground; a slumber seems to steal
O'er vale, and mountain, and the starless sky.
Now, in this blank of things, a harmony,
Home-felt, and home-created, comes to heal
That grief for which the senses still supply
Fresh food; for only then, when memory
Is hushed, am I at rest. My Friends! restrain
Those busy cares that would allay my pain;
Oh! leave me to myself, nor let me feel
The officious touch that makes me droop again.
If We Believe In God Or Not?