Rob Smedley pleasantly surprised
Last year Williams struggled, this year they are the revelation of the new season and the success this year coincides with Rob Smedley, following Felipe Massa from Ferrari, to the Grove based outfit as head of vehicle performance.
Asked ahead of the Hungarian grand Prix if he expected such a rapid turnaround in fortunes for the team, he said, 'No, absolutely not. I think that when I first had contact with this team it was very clear it was a team that had enough resource and budget that we would get ourselves back to where we should be.'
In the last few races Williams have emerged as best of the rest behind the all-conquering Mercedes team. Granted the...
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