What engines do Williams f1 use?

What engine does Williams use 2021?

F1 2021 Teams & Drivers Line-up

Cars & Engines Race Drivers
2021 car launch: March 5th Williams FW43B Mercedes 1.6 V6 turbo engine 1st driver 63. George Russell (has contract) 2nd driver 6. Nicholas Latifi (confirmed)

Does Williams use same engine as Mercedes?

The 2014 regulations saw teams switch from naturally aspirated 2.4 litre V8 engines to 1.6 litre V6 turbocharged hybrid Power Units, and Williams has enjoyed a successful partnership with Mercedes-Benz since this time, achieving some of its best results in recent years finishing third in both the 2014 and 2015 seasons.

How much horsepower does the Williams F1 car have?

The 1.6L V6 turbocharged engine, along with its power unit, can produce around 1050 horsepower. When you couple this power with the chassis and the car’s specifications, you have a vehicle that can reach up to just under 400 km per hour. The top speed on a track is 372.4 km per hour done by the Williams racing team.

When did F1 stop using V8?

The V8 era started in 2006 and ended in 2013. During the first 100 races of that era, 8 different teams won races: Ferrari won 33, McLaren 24, Red Bull 21, Renault 10, Brawn 8, and Sauber, Toro Rosso and Honda won once each.

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What happens to old F1 engines?

What happens to old F1 engines? At the end of each season, the engines are first refurbished and used in demo cars. … Some F1 cars are sold to collectors who use them at track days, while others go into museums.