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Williams Esports E1 Championship

Williams Esports E1 Championship

Round 5 of the E1 Championship resumes today at Silverstone. Williams Esports is always in the fight as they look to step it up.

Williams Esports drivers Jack Keithley and Martin Štefanko are ready for the challenge ahead in the E1 Championship. With round 5 resuming at Silverstone today, its race day! Details of the drivers and round up of round 4 are provided. If you would like to tune into the live stream of the race at Silverstone, tune in by clicking the livestream link below and enjoy.

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Williams Esports will look to bounce back at Silverstone in Round 5 of the E1 Championship this week after a difficult race last time out at Donington. After a great first few weeks, Martin Štefanko is now P2 in the standings. Last time out, Martin finished P10 and P9 in the sprint and feature races respectively, having a big success ballast on the car.

Jack Keithley made a solid return to form, finishing P3 in the sprint race, while finishing P7 in the feature at Donington. As Williams looks to bounce back, the team heads to a track the drivers know well, Silverstone. Jack has a qualifying ban for the race, but with lots of overtaking opportunities on offer, he is confident that he will still be competing for the top spots. Williams is optimystic that Jack and Martin can continue their solid performances so far in this week’s race

JACK KEITHLEY

 

AGE: 30
NATIONALITY: BRITISH

BIO: An eccentric personality with electric speed to match, Jack Keithley is one of the most experienced sim racers the team has on its books.

This year he has already competed in a whole season of the GT Masters, achieving some great results, winning the GT Masters Shootout at Spa and Round 2 at Watkins Glen. Known for going to bed at 11am and waking up at 7pm, you will regularly find Jack interacting with his community, always eager to compete to be the best. A lifelong Williams fan, Jack embraces the company’s never give up attitude in his racing every time he takes to the track.

Favourite Track: Macau.
Sporting Hero: Cristiano Ronaldo.

“Silverstone! The home of British motorsport. Only negative, I have a qualifying ban for this upcoming race, but I can still see a pair of very good results on the cards. “If I can stay out of trouble, I could be in a good position for a reverse grid pole. I’m sure Martin will do an amazing job and we will bring home a pair of great results!”

MARTIN ŠTEFANKO

AGE: 24
NATIONALITY: CZECH

BIO: Martin is one of Williams’ most versatile drivers, representing the team in a number of competitions across multiple sims, including V10 R-League and the RCCO World eX.

He’s in good form, now second in the E1 Championship after the first four weeks, and he is excited to kick on and keep battling for the top spots in this week’s race. Martin is looking to bounce back and win at Silverstone, one of his favourite tracks to drive.

Martin is also the reigning World eX champion, in rFactor 2. Did you know: Martin can speak three languages – Czech, Slovak and English.

“This round we’ll be racing at Silverstone which should provide plenty of action for us and the fans with its layout and overtaking opportunities. Our goal will be to bounce back from the unfortunate last two rounds. The competition will be fierce, but so will we.”

You can watch the livestream right here: williamsesports – Twitch

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