News Details

Engine makers to discuss turbo V6 sound in China

Engine makers to discuss turbo V6 sound in China 11 April, 2014 Formula 1′s three engine makers will discuss how to turn up the volume of their controversial V6 turbo power units ahead of the Chinese Grand Prix. Germany's Auto Bild reports that Mercedes, Ferrari and Renault will get together next Thursday ahead of the race in Shanghai. Although dominant Mercedes has ruled out agreeing to any mid-season rule changes, the German marque is open to discussing ways to make the engines louder to appease disappointed fans. Auto Bild reports that one proposal made by Mercedes is to simply look into sound amplification. That is because 'Mechanically, (making the engines louder) is not so...
Full Story »
2y ago from GrandPrix247.com 0
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

Engine makers to discuss V6 noise in China

F1's three engine makers will discuss how to turn up the volume of their...
2y ago from GrandPrix.com

Mercedes would have walked had F1 not ditched V8...

Thomas Weber Mercedes has revealed it probably would have quit Formula 1...
2y ago from GrandPrix247.com

New engines kept Mercedes in F1

Mercedes would have likely quit Formula One racing if the sport had not...
2y ago from SuperSport.com

Marko hopes Renault engine starts to work

If Renault cannot improve its engine, Mercedes will run away with the 2014...
2y ago from GrandPrix.com

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MGPToday.com

Marquez ready for unpredictable Silverstone

MotoGP World Championship leader Marc Marquez believes that at Silverstone...
12h ago from SuperSport.com

Smith will need further surgery on leg injury

Bradley Smith says the knee injury that has ruled him out of this...
18h ago from Motorsport.com

‘I’m going to have a go’ says Lowes ahead of...

Britain’s Alex Lowes will make his competitive MotoGP debut at...
22h ago from BikeSportNews.com

Smith apologises to home fans for absence

– Tech 3 Yamaha rider Bradley Smith has issued an apology to...
22h ago from GPUpdate.net

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

Enerson gets Dale Coyne seat for last races

– RC Enerson will return to Dale Coyne Racing for the final two...
1h ago from GPUpdate.net

PRUETT: Painting the IndyCar points picture

The hunt for the 2016 Verizon IndyCar Series championship has come down...
19h ago from Racer.com

VIDEO: Firestone 600 highlights

Still catching your breath from Saturday night's Firestone 600 at Texas...
13h ago from Racer.com

INDYCAR: Negrao, Urrutia, Veach set for Sonoma test

The final test during the season will take place on Sept. 8 at Sonoma...
16h ago from Racer.com

Popular On TotalWRC.com

Solberg will contest French World RX round after...

Reigning World Rallycross champion Petter Solberg, who was involved in a...
22h ago from Motorsport.com

Smeets named new VW Motorsport boss

Belgian gets top job following Capito's departure
21h ago from WRC.com

Volkswagen appoints Smeets to replace McLaren-bound...

Volkswagen has appointed former WRC co-driver Sven Smeets as its new...
1d ago from Motorsport.com

Scheider set for World Rallycross return in Barcelona

Audi DTM driver Timo Scheider is set to compete for All-Inkl.com Munnich...
1d ago from Motorsport.com

Popular On GunnersToday.com

Done deal: Arsenal officially confirm move for another...

The 21-year-old defender becomes the latest addition to Aitor Karanka's...
1h ago from ArsenalFever.com

Striker and defender arrive as the departure lounge...

Well, yesterday turned out to be a busy day. A strange day at times, but...
1h ago from Arseblog.com

The purchase of Shkodran Mustafi is a significant move...

N FC answer your latest tweets on Juventus, Mustafi and Arsenal's title...
2h ago from ESPNFC.co.uk

The Sweeper: Wilshere's available

FC's Alexis Nunes presents The Sweeper where Jack Wilshere may leave on...
7h ago from ESPNFC.co.uk

Comments

Hottest News

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.