The father of the pilot Williams Oleg Sirotkin said that in 2018, his son Sergei has to help the team from grove to retain fifth place in the constructors ‘ championship.
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“The problem lies in the fact that the team has retained the fifth position, because the situation is now complex: McLaren goes for the Renault engines and chassis they have always been one of the best that puts them on a par with Red Bull, – said the father of the racer Oleg Sirotkin in comments to the Agency TASS. – Renault for about two years preparing the car for this season, so they’ll go faster than last year.
So opponents will Force India, Renault and McLaren”.
Sirotkin Sr. added: “Williams is one of the founders of a new stage of development of Formula 1 is a team with great history and strong fundamental base.
I think she has good potential for growth: Yes, it is now the young pilots, but after a year or two they will dominate”.
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