Paul the best of di Resta? Williams seeking options for 2018?

Today, I suggest we saw the start of “exploring options”.  Back up plans.  With Felipe who returned from his departure to fill an empty seat and act as a mentor for Stroll probably reaching the limit of what he has to offer, expectations are that his seat will become available next year.

Grid TV – Felipe Massa “A CAREER IN RETROSPECT”

...A spring, weighing just 700 grammes, from the back of Jensen Buttons car had somehow penetrated the top of his visor and injured Massa above the left eye, perilously close to the cornea. The accident came six days after 18-year-old Henry Surtees died of injuries received when he was struck on the head by an errant wheel in another freak accident during a Formula Two race at Brands Hatch.  Both events sparking the start of the enclosed cockpit debate still going on today.  Massa demonstrated remarkable courage to clamber back into an F1 cockpit just 11 weeks later. His last podium was before his retirement at the 2015 Italian Grand Prix...