News Details

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...
Full Story »
1y ago from F1Zone.net 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...
1y ago from GrandPrix247.com

Noise boosting solutions to be tried in Spain

Formula 1 looks set for a noiser future from the Canadian Grand Prix...
1y ago from TheF1Times.com

Mercedes not happy with megaphone noise fix says Wolff

One proposed solution to the sound problem in formula one this year is a...
1y ago from GrandPrix.com

Mercedes not happy with 'megaphone' noise fix - Wolff

May 5, 2014 .- One proposed solution to the sound problem in formula one...
1y ago from F1Plus.com

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MGPToday.com

Yamaha have encouraging day on development Michelins

The Movistar Yamaha team of Jorge Lorenzo and Valentino Rossi had an...
21h ago from MotorcycleNews.c...

Video: Valentino Rossi - The Doctor series trailer

Everybody knows Valentino Rossi as an icon of motorcycle racing but what...

Randy Mamola: Rossi's genius performance a message to...

Valentino Rossi's masterful victory in the Spanish Grand Prix elevates him...
2d ago from Motorsport.com

Circuit of Wales submits revised funding plan

The Circuit of Wales have submitted a revised funding plan to the Welsh...

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

Dan Wheldon book to go on sale at Indy

A new book paying tribute to the late Dan Wheldon will be launched at the...
3h ago from SpeedCafe.com

INDYCAR: Boston CEO working on new venue

Boston Grand Prix CEO John Casey says he should know whether his newly...
7h ago from Racer.com

INDYCAR: Boston GP called off - reports

Promoters of the scheduled IndyCar race in Boston have ended negotiations...
12h ago from Racer.com

De Ferran on why Pagenaud is in his prime

Last year, Simon Pagenaud had the pace to prove worthy of a Team Penske...
13h ago from Motorsport.com

Popular On TotalWRC.com

New Zealand APRC: Kreim retains lead as Gill suffers...

Asia-Pacific Rally Championship debutant Fabian Kreim continues to lead...
2h ago from Motorsport.com

Veiby, Koci return to Junior WRC

Junior series attracts 11 entries for Portugal
19h ago from WRC.com

Safety praise for YPF Rally Argentina

Teams and drivers congratulate rally organisers
21h ago from WRC.com

New Zealand APRC: Kreim heads Gill in Team MRF 1-2...

Fabian Kreim headed teammate Gaurav Gill at the end of the opening day of...
23h ago from Motorsport.com

Popular On GunnersToday.com

Three points please, that's all.

Morning all. November 2015 seems like a long time ago now. Sunday 29th,...
54m ago from Highbury-House.c...

Football appeal for missing author

Football fans are being asked for information about a missing children's...
1h ago from BBC.co.uk

Arsenal heading down under for two Sydney fixtures

It's been confirmed that Arsenal will be playing two games in Australia...
1h ago from News.ArseBlog.com

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.