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Ecclestone not ruling out engine rules tweaks

Bernie Ecclestone is not ruling out tweaking F1's radical new engine regulations. The sport's chief executive is unashamedly no fan of the new turbo V6 era, having fought hard against replacing the screaming naturally-aspirated engines with the muted but 'greener' power units of the future. "We have got the new engines. I don't like them," he told journalist Christian Sylt, editor of the F1 trade guide Formula Money. "Maybe we can up the fuel restrictions and they can rev higher. We will have to wait and see," said Ecclestone. Making clear he is not simply opposed to any change, the 83-year-old insisted he doesn't even mind the look of the questionably-aesthetic new...
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