January 13, 2018 Efe Akçay Will Kubica be Williams's reserve driver? January 13, 2018 Efe Akçay Robert Kubica will be Williams's reserve pilot in the 2018 season, according to French media reports. Awaiting the announcement next week, a new assertion was raised about Kubica's future. According to French news agency L'Equipe, Kubica will be Williams's reserve pilot for the new season. "The decision is going to be announced soon so that everything will not be over for Robert, and he will even participate in tests and maybe even Friday training." The statement said.