News Details

Mercedes not happy with 'megaphone' noise fix - Wolff

May 5, 2014 .- One proposed solution to the sound problem in formula one this year is a "megaphone"-style exhaust. The news was revealed by Toto Wolff, a chief at one of F1's three current engine suppliers, Mercedes. Together with Ferrari and Renault, the engine-making trio is currently looking into how to turn up the controversially low volume of this year's new 1.6 litre V6 turbos. Nico Rosberg, a Mercedes race driver, tipped a solution to be found ahead of the Monaco grand prix late this month. "We will soon be in Monaco and I think we will hear a different sound there," the German said last weekend whilst visiting the DTM season opener at Hockenheim. "I think...
Full Story »
9mo ago from F1Plus.com 0
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

Mercedes against megaphone F1 noise solution

t">Toto Wolff One proposed solution to the supposed sound problem...
9mo ago from GrandPrix247.com

Wolff: Mercedes out to increase advantage

Mercedes AMG Petronas Toto Wolff has warned Mercedes's rivals that the...
10mo ago from F1Zone.net

Formula 1 looking to up the volume of V6 turbo engines

Formula 1 in 2014 not loud enough for some Formula 1 is pushing ahead with...
10mo ago from GrandPrix247.com

Wolff predicts advantage to swing between duo

Mercedes director Toto Wolff fully expects the competitive advantage to...
10mo ago from TheF1Times.com

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MotoGPToday.com

Improving GP15 impresses Iannone

Ducati's new GP15 has already received rave reviews since its launch,...
41m ago from SuperSport.com

Rossi: New Ducati fast , tyre rule unfair

After witnessing the new GP15's initial laps at last week's Sepang MotoGP...
1d ago from Crash.net

'Catalunya Moto' exhibition opens to the public

The exhibition, which runs from March 3 until October 25, celebrates the...
11h ago from MotoGP.com

Moto3: New Sepang team unveils 2015 colours

The new Sepang International Circuit (SIC) Moto3 team has unveiled its...
20h ago from Crash.net

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

Ed Jones and Carlin Racing Shine at Soggy Barber Test

Indy Lights Presented by Cooper Tires made the prudent decision to...

IndyCar: Teams take delivery of aero kits ahead of...

Teams aligned with either Chevrolet or Honda have taken delivery of the...
6h ago from Racer.com

IndyCar vs. action motorsports – a retraction

RACER.com has removed a story that appeared yesterday (Friday 02/27)...
23h ago from Racer.com

Testing IndyCar's aero kits with Tony Kanaan

Tony Kanaan spoke in an interview with Motorsport.com about his time...
23h ago from Motorsport.com

Popular On TotalWRC.com

Hyundai Motorsport runs upgraded engine in Mexico

Hyundai Motorsport has brought its upgraded engine with a new fuel...
13h ago from Crash.net

Slow starters could clean up in Mexico

Mexico is the first of a run of six loose-surface rallies, and the first...
11h ago from WRC.com

Kiwi upbeat ahead of Mexico debut

The Kiwi completed the recce at Rally Guanajuato Mexico (5 - 8 March)...
12h ago from WRC.com

Paddon fully focused for Rally Mexico

Hayden Paddon says he is focusing on his best performance on unfamiliar...
20h ago from Crash.net

Popular On GunnersToday.com

Arsene Wenger: I was going to sell Francis Coquelin...

GETTY Francis Coquelin suffered a blow to his nose after a clash with...
5h ago from Express.co.uk

Valencia Determined To Keep Hold Of Arsenal Target...

Reports are out claiming that Valencia president Amadeo Salva is...
1h ago from Nastytackle.com

Arsenal & Man United Target Worth £30m, According To...

Arsenal want to sign Roberto Firmino this summer. Hoffenheim coach Markus...
3h ago from CaughtOffside.com

Stephan El Shaarawy set for San Siro exit?

Arsenal and Tottenham Hotspur have been alerted to the availability of AC...
7h ago from SportsMole.co.uk

Comments

comments powered by Disqus

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.