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Mercedes to test noise solution next week

Mercedes AMG Petronas Mercedes will evaluate the impact a modified tailpipe could have on noise emissions at next week's test in Spain. Reports earlier in the day suggested that a solution could be tested during free practice on Friday, but Mercedes insists that any potential changes will not be trialled until next week's two-day test at the Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya. Criticism about the noise produced by the sport's 1.6 litre v6 power units has been a prominent feature of the 2014 season, with several race promoters speaking out against the sound of the new engines. 'To clarify: we will not be running any kind of different exhaust solution tomorrow during practice as is being...
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