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Switch to Mercedes 'a conscious decision' says Williams

March 27th, 2014 (F1plus/GMM).- Claire Williams has denied the British team simply lucked into being powered by the best F1 engine for the sport's new turbo V6 era. Having struggled to just ninth in the 2013 standings with Renault power, Grove based Williams is now working with the field-leading Mercedes. And the FW36 is regarded as probably the best 2014 car behind the works Mercedes. Some think Williams simply lucked into the best engine for the revolutionary new era, but deputy boss Claire Williams insists that is not so. "We were in our second year with Renault after a long history with them," she is quoted by Brazil's Totalrace. "But we did a huge amount of research...
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