Chadwick to continue Williams Racing Driver Academy role

Defending W Series champion Jamie Chadwick will have more driver duties to undertake in 2022 after the Williams Racing team announced she will continue her work as part of the team’s Driver Academy.

Chadwick began her role for the famous team back in 2019, helping with vital preparation ahead of her races with simulator work as well as undertaking media and marketing opportunities.

“I’m delighted to continue working with the Williams team,” commented Chadwick. “I’ve had a lot of support from everyone there throughout the last three years and the simulator work I’ve done has been hugely valuable for my race preparation.

“I’m looking forward to continuing my programme throughout the 2022 season and I know that the team will be cheering me on during my upcoming 2022 W Series campaign; I’m really proud to continue representing the Williams name on the grid.”

Sven Smeets, Williams Racing Sporting Director, added: “We are incredibly pleased that Jamie will continue to be part of our team. Her immensely impressive performance in the 2021 W Series Championship only reinforced our appreciation for her talent and skill, and we were delighted to play a part in her commendable success.

“Jamie’s role in promoting female inclusion in motorsport continues to be both hugely important and admirable; she is a fantastic ambassador for the sport, and we are looking forward to working with her throughout the 2022 season.”

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