Stroll ‘may well be a superstar of the future’

Claire Williams reckons in Lance Stroll Williams may well have a “superstar” for the future.

Although Stroll’s debut campaign began under a barrage of criticism, the 18-year-old has come good of late.

Stroll bagged his first points at his home race in Canada, followed that up with a podium finish in Baku and more points in Austria.

It has deputy team boss Williams proclaiming that down the line he could be a “superstar.”

“When he got that massive criticism in his first six races then I always said, ‘Look at Vettel, Ricciardo or Raikkonen’ – they did not do much better in their first half season,” she told the official F1 website. “They all had similar results.