The season Williams started with great expectations and a technical advantage over the other teams in the intermediate zone of the grill, but gradually the results have been declining and there are already two Great Prizes that the team is going vacuum.
On this occasion, or even Felipe Massa managed to accomplish a good performance after the puncture which compromised his race on the first lap. The brazilian driver met up with Fernando Alonso at his right hand in the curve 2 and, despite the fact that the Spanish went out to the gravel, one of the tyres of the Williams are playing. “I’m very disappointed, did a superb outlet, ahead of Perez and Alonso on the straight, and then I got to the curve 1 with the accident in front of me. It was then when I got the curve 2 and, suddenly, he had Alonso on the outside, we touched and I ended up with a puncture that ruined my career. It is very painful, because we lost many points today as a team,”, commented Massa.
we Had a great chance to finish the quarter today, I think I could have gotten it because we had a good pace.
Lance Stroll, in contrast, has offered more of the same in a circuit known for the canadian, but that has raised innumerable problems with the tires, which has not been able to understand in all over the weekend. “I’ve had career best, it is frustrating. The start was good, like the first two relays with the soft tyre. I had a good pace at the beginning, but we found problems with the tires medium, and we started losing grip”, admitted Stroll.
The canadian rider had many difficulties to find pace with the medium compound and prevented him from making progress in spite of the bounce, finishing last in the race to two laps of the winner. “I didn’t feel comfortable in the car and I could not control it as I would like, it was one of those races, but I’m sure the next will be better. In each race lame and more confident, but this weekend was hard”, ended the reigning champion of the contest the european Formula 3.
With this new zero in the constructors ‘ championship, Williams assigns 32 points with Force India and three with Toro Rosso, seeing as it is about Renault only four.