Friday February 28, 2014

Computer Virus Stalls an F1 Team’s Car Testing

Getting a computer virus sucks, having something like this happen because of a virus sucks even worse.

The ex-Virgin squad completed only 29 laps during the four-day test, fewer than any other team, with the virus that the team spent Wednesday fixing effectively wiping out the day. "It started off with the first disaster, which was a computer Trojan-type virus in the racks, which cost us the best part of the day," team principal John Booth told AUTOSPORT.