Everyone is talking about it and those directly involved, at Williams, are the first to know: in 2022 George Russell he may no longer be a driver of the Grove stable. For him, in fact, the doors of Mercedes seem destined to open, in a couple with Lewis Hamilton who would certainly drive the British fans crazy with enthusiasm. At this point, however, for Williams it is necessary to have a plan B ready, with the possibility of arriving at a driver to accompany the team founded by Sir Frank back to the noble positions of the grid, or at least close to the center-group area. Speaking with the official F1 site, the team principal Jost Got it he wanted to underline that the historic British team does not lack options on the market.
Williams: Kvyat and Albon evaluated for after Russell
Should a Russell start really materialize, the team’s first attention would be to identify a driver who really wants to commit. first of all for the good of the team. “The main thing is that we want to have the best drivers available, but who are interested in driving for Williams and doing the work for us. A rider who wants to be world champion next year would certainly be on the wrong team. We need riders who are willing to support the team, to bring the team back up, to lead it and to improve performance. And at the moment we can see that the drivers’ interest in joining Williams is increasing “, commented the German manager