The launch of Williams new FW43B car ruined by hackers


The presentation of Williams’s new Formula One car was ruined by hackers that forced the team to abandon the launch through an augmented reality app.

The Williams team presented its new Formula One car on Friday, but hackers partially ruined the launch by hacking an “augmented reality” app that was designed to show the new vehicle.

The British team, now owned of the American investment firm Dorilton Capital was presenting the new FW43B car, which has “a dramatic new visual identity sporting a livery inspired by Williams’ all-conquering cars of the 1980s and 1990s, combining blue, white and yellow accents.”

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