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Todt: My friend Bernie has a hearing aid because his hearing has been destroyed by the noise,

Jean Todt with Bernie Ecclestone When it comes to engine noise, most Formula 1 players are open to turning up the volume of the turbo V6 engines, event though F1 supremo uses a hearing aid according to FIA president Jean Todt. 'We're examining this problem with the three engine manufacturers involved in Formula 1,' said Todt. However, the Frenchman – who rebuked Red Bull's Sebastian Vettel for using an expletive to describe the quieter sound – said it is obvious that those making the loudest complaining noises are the ones who are struggling. 'Do you hear Nico Rosberg complaining?' said Todt. 'Did you hear Sebastian Vettel complaining last year?' But even the engine sound will...
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