Williams has caught to largely the identical color scheme for 2024 that adorned final 12 months’s FW45, with numerous shades of darkish and navy blue complemented by bare carbon fibre on the decrease half of the automobile that will probably be raced by Alex Albon and Logan Sargeant.
It has additionally added a purple and white pinstripe across the nostril and sidepods, which the workforce says is a nod to its British identification and its lineage of historic automobiles, together with the 1985 FW10 pushed by Nigel Mansell and Jacques Villeneuve’s title-winning 1997 FW19.
Alongside its present companions, Japanese manufacturing large Komatsu has joined the workforce for 2024, that includes on the sidepods of its up to date livery after signing a multi-year deal.
Williams revealed its 2024 color scheme at a launch occasion in New York, held on the Fifth Avenue flagship retailer of its companion Puma.
“It’s a important milestone to unveil the 2024 livery at an iconic location in New York Metropolis,” mentioned workforce principal James Vowles.
“The FW46 has been the main focus of the workforce for a lot of months and there’s nonetheless an incredible effort moving into from everybody at Grove to ship our challenger for this 12 months.
“As we glance to construct on the momentum from final season, we now have a driver line-up in Alex and Logan that’s able to persistently combating for factors whereas serving to lead our improvement for the long run.
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“Since becoming a member of Williams Racing a 12 months in the past, I’ve seen this workforce pull collectively to beat plenty of challenges and declare seventh within the constructors’ championship, which meant an incredible deal for everybody concerned. We have additionally proven the world that we’re constructing the foundations for transferring ahead.
“We’ll proceed to strengthen the workforce each on and off the observe by means of enhancements to our infrastructure, investing in our individuals, and attracting unbelievable new companions like Komatsu.”
Albon stays on board after starring for Williams throughout the 2023 season, taking all however one of many workforce’s 28 factors because it fended off a late problem from AlphaTauri for seventh place. The Anglo-Thai driver heads into the ultimate 12 months of his contract, rising as a key participant within the 2025 driver market.
American Sargeant has been afforded a sophomore season after punctuating flashes of tempo by unforced errors throughout a troublesome rookie marketing campaign, which yielded only one level in Austin.