Motor racing-British youngster Russell to race for Williams in 2019
Contributed by NAMPA / Reuters.
By Alan Baldwin
LONDON, Oct 12 (Reuters) - George Russell will join Lewis Hamilton and Lando Norris in a trio of British Formula One drivers next season after former champions Williams announced on Friday they had signed the youngster on a multi-year deal.
The 20-year-old, who has a long-term contract with Williams' engine providers Mercedes, looks set to win the Formula Two championship after taking a 37 point lead with two races remaining. (Reporting by Alan Baldwin, editing by Sudipto Ganguly ...