News Details

Computer virus stifled Marussia

Marussia Team Principal John Booth has confirmed that the Banbury team struggled with a computer virus during last week's pre-season test in Bahrain. Marussia had to cancel Wednesday's session completed due to the virus, meaning drivers Max Chilton and Jules Bianchi only managed 29 laps in their MR03, fewer than every other team. "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, so that set the tone for the week," Booth confirmed. "On the second day, we did 17 laps and it was ok, working through problems but then on Friday we lost most of the day with an engine issue and it took all day to...
Full Story »
3y ago from PlanetF1.com 0
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

Marussia target regular Q2s

Marussia Team Principal John Booth believes his team is capable of...
3y ago from PlanetF1.com

Bianchi to start and finish for Marussia

– Jules Bianchi will kick-off and conclude running for Marussia...
3y ago from GPUpdate.net

Boullier: My role with McLaren is definitely one of a...

Boullier: My role with McLaren is definitely one of a team principal 21...
3y ago from GrandPrix247.com

Boullier says he is McLaren's 'track' team principal

February 21th, 2014 .- His official title may be 'racing director', but...
3y ago from F1Plus.com

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MGPToday.com

Jerez MotoGP test: Thursday times and results

Times and results from Thursday's MotoGP test at Jerez
7h ago from BikeSportNews.com

NTS: taking on the Moto2 big guns in 2018

NTS is an aerospace and marine engineering company which will move from...
14h ago from BikeSportNews.com

Jerez MotoGP test: Wednesday times and results

Times and results from Wednesday's MotoGP test at Jerez
1d ago from BikeSportNews.com

Valencia MotoGP test: Yamaha have a lot of work do,...

Rossi believes Yamaha have got to come up with something new to fix their...
1w ago from BikeSportNews.com

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

Robin Miller's Mailbag for November 22, presented by...

Page 1 of 4 Welcome to the Robin Miller Mailbag as presented by Honda...
1d ago from Racer.com

Patrick to close career with Daytona, Indy in 2018

Danica Patrick broke down in tears as she confirmed 2017 was her last...
6d ago from Racer.com

The Week in IndyCar, Nov. 22, with Michael Shank

Michael Shank joins Marshall Pruett as guest host of the #WeekinIndyCar...
1d ago from Racer.com

Penske inks extension for Pagenaud sponsor DXC...

The black, white, and silver colors of DXC Technology will remain on...
2d ago from Racer.com

Popular On TotalWRC.com

Australia debrief: Part two

Australia debrief: Part two We continue our review of Kennards Hire Rally...
7h ago from WRC.com

Citroen explains why Ogier talks failed

Citroen says it could not match Sebastien Ogier's other offers for the...
1d ago from EuroSport.com

Nandan calls for consistency

Mistakes ruined Hyundai’s title challenges
10h ago from WRC.com

Australia debrief: Part One

Australia debrief: Part One WRC Gala Awards complete, we rewind to last...
1d ago from WRC.com

Popular On GunnersToday.com

Paul Merson's Premier League predictions: Who is he...

Paul Merson's Premier League predictions: Who is he backing to win this...
1h ago from DailyStar.co.uk

Holding - My view of the penalty decision

Was it a penalty? That was the big talking point after a contentious call...
2h ago from Arsenal.com

Cologne 1-0 Arsenal: Gunners lose but top group

te defeat to Cologne, Arsenal have still managed to top Group H with a...
4h ago from ESPNFC.co.uk

Arsenal news: Arsene Wenger will make major team...

BT SPORT Arsenal news: Arsene Wenger will field a stronger team in the...
5h ago from Express.co.uk

Comments

Hottest News

Recent News

2014 GPToday.com
GPToday.com is not responsible for the news headlines and associated descriptions and images it indexes, the content of externally linked sites or the comments & postings of its users.

This website is unofficial and is not associated in any way with the Formula One group of companies. F1, FORMULA ONE, FORMULA 1, FIA FORMULA ONE WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP, GRAND PRIX and related marks are trade marks of Formula One Licensing B.V.