Formula One News » F1 2013 – Williams confirm Mercedes engine deal Posted on 30/05/2013
Williams have confirmed they will use Mercedes engines from the start of the 2014 F1 season, Mercedes will supply energy recovery systems and engines to coincide with the 2014 F1 season rules.
Team principal Frank Williams said “I’m delighted to announce our new association with Mercedes-Benz for the 2014 Formula One season and beyond, Mercedes-Benz has been one of the sport’s most successful engine suppliers and we believe that they will have an extremely competitive engine package.”
“I would also like to take this opportunity to thank Renault for their continued hard work since we renewed our engine partnership at the beginning of the 2012 season. We have enjoyed a strong relationship that has resulted in much success over the years, including powering us to winning ways once again last year at the Spanish Grand Prix.”
Deputy team principal Claire Williams said “Securing the right engine supply partnership is a key milestone in the implementation of our strategy for long term success. We are also pleased to conclude this agreement early in the season and we very much look forward to working with Mercedes AMG HPP in developing our 2014 race car.”