Petrobras stays with Williams
The Williams Formula One team have once again extended their partnership deal with Brazilian oil company Petrobras.

Petrobras has now been with Williams for seven seasons.

Williams said the company had broadened its commercial partnership with the team into the medium term. The extended deal is symbolised by the increased branding on the cars, but also by the introduction of a completely new fuel for the 2005 season.

"Petrobras have been a long-standing technical partner of the team that lend us real competitive advantage, and never more so with the recent rule changes to engines," said Williams technical director Sam Michael.

"The new race fuel we will be using in 2005 has helped us retrieve some of the engine performance that would otherwise have been lost to the rule changes."
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