The 18-year-old graduates to Formula 1 with some impressive credentials, having blitzed the opposition in last year's European F3 series.
He considers himself fortunate to start his Grand Prix career with 'mentor' Felipe Massa on other side of the Williams garage.
Stroll is perhaps also the best prepared rookie in the history of F1, having had the benefit of enjoying his own private test team set up by Williams last year, and accumulating a massive amount mileage behind the wheel of a 2014 FW 36.
In the video below, Stroll talks about the prospects of sharing the Williams garage with Massa this season.
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