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In memoriam: Sir Frank Williams, an F1 icon in every sense of the word

Former Formula 1 team principal Sir Frank Williams, whose team became one of the most successful in the history of the sport, passed away Sunday morning at the age of 79. We look back at his very successful, but also eventful career in Formula 1.  Williams discovered an interest in fast cars at a young age Williams was born in South Shields, England. His father served as an officer in the Royal Air Force, while his mother worked as a schoolteacher. Williams was partly raised by his uncle and aunt in Jarrow, after the breakdown of his parent's marriage. Read more BREAKING | Sir Frank Williams passed away at the age of 79 He spent much of his later childhood at a private boarding school in...
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