FAST ‘N’ CURIOUS
Volkswagen claims to be the first maker to use quantum computers, which are many times faster than a supercomputer. Typically used by the scientific community, government institutes and the aviation industry, the technology is being used to develop a smart mobility program for VW in a joint project with IT group D-Wave International.
PINK OUT IN FORCE
A pink car will take to the grid for the Australian Grand Prix next week. It’s not a promotion for the McGrath Foundation but it carries the corporate colours of a new major sponsor — water technology company BWT — for the Force India team.
HUGH’S A STARTER
Hugh Jackman is set to become Enzo Ferrari in a bigscreen epic on the life of the Italian car maker and race team boss. The movie is set for the screen next year.