The 2024 F1 season was not only memorable for the Red Bull, Aston Martin, or McLaren. It was also one of the best seasons for the Williams F1 team in recent times. If you remember well, they finished last in the 2022 season and only scored eight points. Whereas, in the 2024 season, they scored 28 points and finished seventh in the constructors’ championship. This is their best finish in F1 over the past couple of decades, and they have made a statement to other teams for the 2024 season. Before that, let us have a quick recap of the Williams F1 team 2024 season.
Recap of the Williams F1 Team 2024 Season
- Constructors ranking: 7th
- Points: 28
- Best result: 7th
- Top 10 finishes: 7
- Best qualifying result: 4th
The start of the Williams F1 team in the 2024 season was great. Alexander Albon began his 2024 season by finishing 10th and among points in the 2024 Bahrain Grand Prix. But after that, he had two consecutive DNFs and ended up outside points until the Canadian Grand Prix.
Albon finished 7th in the Canadian Grand Prix and secured Williams their best finish of the season. Later at the British Grand Prix, he again finished in points and gave a good lead in the constructors. He was consistently collecting points for the team.
On the other hand, Logan Sargeant was struggling and had no points in his tally. Well, the United States Grand Prix was the best race for them in the 2024 season. Both their drivers finished in points, and Sargeant got his first points in his F1 career.
Finally, after the 2024 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix, the team managed to secure their number seven position in the constructors. They finished ahead of Alpha Tauri, Alfa Romeo, and Haas in the constructors and will enter the 2024 season on a high note.
Can they challenge other teams for the 2024 championship? Do let us know your views on where Williams will finish in the 2024 championship.