News Details

F1 to push ahead with making V6 engines louder

F1 will push ahead with trying to make the sport's new turbo V6 engines louder. In an interview with the British broadcaster Sky on Sunday, chief executive Bernie Ecclestone was told by former driver Martin Brundle that changing the sound would surely require a total engine "redesign". But Ecclestone hit back: "The noise comes from where? "All the air exits in the end out of what we call the exhaust pipe. So they can maybe do something there to make it sound a lot better," he revealed. Also on Sunday in Bahrain, McLaren supremo Ron Dennis rebuked world champion Sebastian Vettel for being "disrespectful" when recently he described the sound of 2014 as...
Full Story »
2y ago from GrandPrix.com 0
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

Todt gives mandate for working group to study F1 sound...

Jean Todt Formula 1 will push ahead with attempting to make the sport's...
2y ago from GrandPrix247.com

Agreement reached to make engines louder

The teams, the FIA and Bernie Ecclestone have all come to a unanimous...
2y ago from TheF1Times.com

Renault: Impossible to make the engines louder without...

The engines can't be made louder without making major changes to the...
2y ago from TheF1Times.com

Exclusive: Red Bull ditch Renault to use their own F1...

t">Red Bull Wings DM-1 power unit Grand Prix 247 can reveal...
2y ago from GrandPrix247.com

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MGPToday.com

Marquez says newfound consistency a result of 2015...

MotoGP points leader Marc Marquez, the only one of this year's title...
11h ago from Motorsport.com

MotoGP: Disaster in the wet for Suzuki

This year’s Dutch TT turned into a complete disaster for the factory...

MotoGP: Stoner completes first European Ducati test

Casey Stoner has completed his first European MotoGP test in four years...

MotoGP: Mixed weekend for Ducati at Assen

The last round of the MotoGP championship at Assen saw a weekend of mixed...
14h ago from MotorcycleNews.c...

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

Honda unlikely to power the IndyCar champion

The Iowa test times (below), along with data from Detroit, Texas and Road...
16m ago from Motorsport.com

VIDEO: Robin Miller with Josef Newgarden's new IndyCar...

Robin Miller speaks with author Chris Workman and IndyCar driver Josef...
6h ago from Racer.com

Penske and Andretti lead tributes to Chip Ganassi

Roger Penske, Mario Andretti and Jeff Gordon are among the list of stars...
2d ago from Motorsport.com

IndyCar linked with Surfers Paradise return

– IndyCar has been linked with a return to Surfers Paradise in...
1d ago from GPUpdate.net

Popular On TotalWRC.com

Tempestini eases clear in Junior WRC fight

Early leader Crugnola sidelined
4h ago from WRC.com

Tänak treble secures Rally Poland lead

Advertising It is exactly 12 months since the Estonian last led a WRC...
6h ago from WRC.com

SS6/7: Tänak closes on Poland lead

Estonian just three-tenths behind Mikkelsen
9h ago from WRC.com

Mikkelson leads in Poland

Norwegian Andreas Mikkelsen, at the wheel of a VW Polo, led the Rally of...
12h ago from SuperSport.com

Popular On GunnersToday.com

Zelalem and Toral set to benefit from Crowley's loan...

The members of the Arsenal first-team squad that are fit and haven't been...
1h ago from News.ArseBlog.com

4-2-3-1 with £30m+ striker… The system to win...

4-2-3-1 with £30m+ striker… The system to win Arsenal the title...

Wales: Ramsey reaches the semi-final

Friday night was a momentous one for Aaron Ramsey and Wales. Chris...
3h ago from Arsenal.com

Arsenal set for talks as director jets in to finalize...

  Roma director Walter Sabatini has reportedly traveled to London to...
6h ago from ArsenalFever.com

Comments

Hottest News

Second practice results – Austrian GP

Formula 1 2016 Austrian Grand Prix Friday second... Read More »
11h ago from ThisIsF1.com

Hamilton: Nico is much, much quicker

  Triple Formula 1 champion Lewis Hamilton... Read More »
5h ago from GrandPrix247.com

McLaren goes revolutionary with rear wing design

Although a lot of teams are now shifting their... Read More »
17h ago from Motorsport.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.