F1 Fans Jibe At Newly-Married Will Buxton- “If You Are Married…”

Published 04/17/2022, 3:55 AM EDT

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“In Formula 1… if you finish in 1st position… [dramatic pause] …you will win the race” This very line took Twitter by storm and catapulted the popularity of F1 presenter Will Buxton. The Britisher has since been the crown jewel of many iconic memes. However, this time, he was in the news for a completely different reason.

Buxton has been working with Liberty Media for years now. His unmatched energy, passion, and curiosity on the grid make him a very exciting personality to watch. Having worked around F1 teams for so many years, Buxton knows what happens behind the scenes and is friends with many people on the grid. The Britisher is intelligible when it comes to Formula One knowledge, and though his hilarious statements from DTS cannot be overlooked, he has been a treat to watch.


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Will recently got married to his long-time partner, Victoria Helyar. While fans wish the couple a very happy life and journey ahead, they couldn’t help but finish it off in Will Buxton style.

Twitter always takes the first responsibility of making memes on entities, and it’s safe to say Twitter memes never disappoint. Moreover, Buxton’s dramatic pauses and the seriousness involved make his memes a total blockbuster.


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As a journalist, Buxton often finds himself in some tricky situations. A few weeks ago, Buxton faced immense criticism from the fans for backing George Russell.

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The fellow Brit was out-qualified by rival Valtteri Bottas in an Alfa Romeo. Fans were quick to dig out past facts and dragged Russell unapologetically.

Buxton backed Russell a while ago

Everyone is well versed with the relationship Russell and Bottas have. Only a few months back, the pair shared some cold moments. While Russell was eager to succeed Bottas as the new Mercedes driver, Valtteri wouldn’t let his seat go without a fight. Furthermore, this situation also resulted in a race crash where Russell slapped Bottas’ helmet. Incidentally, when Bottas out qualified, a Mercedes, that too the one George was driving, people did not let that simply slide.


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Although Will faced some backlash from the fans, it’s very good to see him settled and doing so well for himself. To Will’s credit, he has a great sense of humor and doesn’t really mind the memes.


Written by:

Khyati Yadav


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Khyati Yadav is an F1 writer at EssentiallySports. She is a Hospitality Graduate and a huge fan of Lando Norris. She believes that F1 as a sport deserves a lot more attention and is intrigued by the process that goes behind the making of a car and the hard work that goes into the setting up of any Grand Prix.
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Edited by:

Ranvijay Singh