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Frank Williams, founding father of the oncedominant Wllliams Formula One staff, is in hospital in a steady situation, his household mentioned in an announcement on Tuesday.
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Frank Williams, the founding father of the once-dominant Williams Formula One staff, is in hospital in a steady situation, his household mentioned in an announcement on Tuesday.
No medical particulars got. The assertion mentioned the 78-year-old was admitted just lately and his situation was a personal matter.
Williams and his daughter Claire now not have any involvement with the British-based staff after it was bought to U.S.-based Dorilton Capital in August.
The former principal has been in a wheelchair since he was paralysed in a automobile crash in France in 1986. He spent a while in the hospital with pneumonia in 2016.
Under his management, Williams received 9 constructors’ championships and 7 drivers’ titles, most just lately with Canadian Jacques Villeneuve in 1997.
The staff have struggled of late. They haven’t received a race since 2012 and failed to attain some extent this yr, ending final.