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10 June 2018
Sam closes in on Formula E title hunt with Zurich podium
Second-place finish for Briton as racing returns to Switzerland after 64 y

6 May 2018
Spa podium for Sam as WEC Super Season begins
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29 April 2018
Paris podium keeps Sam in championship hunt
DS Virgin Racing’s Sam Bird secured third place in a dramatic Formula E Pa

15 April 2018
Victory for Sam in Formula E's Rome debut
Sam Bird took a historic victory in the inaugural Formula E race in Rome, resist

18 March 2018
Sam dedicates Punta del Este podium to Henry Hope-Frost
Sam earned an emotional podium in Formula E's Punta del Este E-Prix, dedicating

4 December 2017
Sam kicks off Formula E campaign with Hong Kong victory
Sam Bird emerges from the electrifying season-opening Hong Kong Formula E double


1 July 2009

Sam Set to Fly Williams F1 Flag at Goodwood

British racing driver Sam Bird will drive for Williams F1 at the Goodwood Festival of Speed on July 3rd, 4th and 5th.

Sam, who currently lies second in the F3 Euro Series, already conducts aero testing duties for the Grove-based Formula One team and will be on the famous Goodwood track in the World Championship winning FW18 (1996 Drivers’ Title: Damon Hill; Constructors’ Title: Damon Hill and Jacques Villeneuve).

“It is a real privilege for me to represent Williams F1 at the Festival of Speed and I’m very excited about the prospect of driving such a legendary car” said Sam. “I am also very proud to be at Goodwood to honour Sir Frank’s 40 years in Motorsport. He is a true icon to all young drivers and to motor racing fans around the world.