News Details

Ecclestone: Lack of noise needs to be investigated

– Formula 1 supremo Bernie Ecclestone has said the sport needs to ‘investigate’ how to make the new generation of V6-turbo powered cars sound more like ‘proper racing cars’ and that they should ‘maybe look to do something’ after the opening few races. His comments were prompted after Australian Grand Prix Corporation (AGPC) Chairman Ron Walker said he was ‘not too happy with the sound’ during the race at Albert Park on Sunday and that it was ‘clearly a breach of contract’. “I was not horrified by the noise. I was horrified by the lack of it,” Ecclestone told NF1.com. “Ron is right with regards to their contract. And I was sorry to be proved right with what...
Full Story »
1y ago from GPUpdate.net 0
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

Ecclestone declares war on the lack of noise

Those who like loud things did find some comfort at Albert Park, even if...
1y ago from espnF1.com

Aussie GP boss Walker raps Ecclestone

Australian Grand Prix organisers have complained to Formula One...
1y ago from SuperSport.com

Bosses defend F1's new sound

Team Principals have defended the new quieter sound of Formula 1 following...
1y ago from SkySports.com

F1's new sound gets thumbs down

Formula One's new sound has received the thumbs down from a few big names...
1y ago from F1Pulse.com

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MotoGPToday.com

Lorenzo lashes out at Espargaro

Movistar Yamaha rider Jorge Lorenzo has slammed Pol Espargaro following...
3h ago from SuperSport.com

Lowes: “I struggled for feeling in the mixed...

Sam Lowes was frustrated not to be able to produce a podium in front of...
31m ago from MotoGP.com

Pedrosa: “I had a strange feeling with the bike”

A wet Octo British Grand Prix saw Dani Pedrosa finish at the top Honda...
51m ago from MotoGP.com

Bautista: “I’d like to compliment whoever stopped...

Alvaro Bautista praises safety decisions at the Octo British Grand Prix...
1h ago from MotoGP.com

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

Dixon’s cool seven-figure IndyCar bonus cheque

New Zealand superstar Scott Dixon has received a booty of prizes headed...
5h ago from SpeedCafe.com

IndyCar: Dixon pockets $1 million bonus for winning...

Less than 24 hours after claiming the fourth Verizon IndyCar Series...
5h ago from Racer.com

'A dream of mine to race at Le Mans,' says IndyCar...

Given the chance to race anywhere he wants in any type of car, new...
13h ago from Racer.com

Peerless Dixon beats Montoya to IndyCar crown

– For the fourth time in his storied career, Scott Dixon has won...
1d ago from GPUpdate.net

Popular On TotalWRC.com

Al-Attiyah to return in 'fantastic' Skoda

Qatari confirms Spain in new Fabia R5
16h ago from WRC.com

Lefebvre handed second Citroen WRC outing

Stephane Lefebvre has been handed his second opportunity in the WRC with...
21h ago from Crash.net

Lefebvre's WRC return on Tour de Corse

Frenchman gets a second World Rally Car outing on asphalt
1d ago from WRC.com

F1 ace Jenson Button tests Mini and VW Beetle...

Formula 1 star Jenson Button tested rallycross cars at Lydden Hill today...
5d ago from Motorsport.com

Popular On GunnersToday.com

Sky Sports: French agent heads into London to complete...

A surprising deal has emerged involving us on deadline day with...
1h ago from AllArsenal.com

Breaking: Arsenal agree £45m deal to sign PSG forward...

Emirates Stadium side set to welcome in Ligue 1 goal-machine. Arsenal have...
2h ago from CaughtOffside.com

[Image] Wenger sits with Cavani lookalike while...

Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger is reportedly in Paris judging by the number...
1h ago from AllArsenal.com

Arsenal Locked In Talks With PSG For Cavani, Rabiot

It has been reported that Arsenal held talks with Paris Saint-Germain on...
5h ago from Nastytackle.com

Comments

comments powered by Disqus

Hottest News

Honda better than Renault

To be fair, it is probably one metric that all... Read More »
17h ago from Formula1Blog.com

Raikkonen is deeply frustrating – Whitmarsh

Kimi Raikkonen never realised his full potential... Read More »
1d ago from ThisIsF1.com

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.