News Details

Rosberg: 'Megaphone' exhaust didn't change anything

– Mercedes driver Nico Rosberg says that alterations to the exhaust of the W05 Hybrid in a bid to increase the noise levels were not successful during the in-season test at the Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya. Rosberg was second quickest but trialled a 'megaphone' exhaust during the first part of the morning session. Trackside observers, including GPUpdate.net, did not notice any audible increase in noise levels and Rosberg echoed such thoughts. "Unfortunately it didn't change anything, so we need to keep pushing – we want to as a team make the sport louder and to keep pushing and to try another solution as this was not the right solution," he said. The German revealed...
Full Story »
2y ago from GPUpdate.net 0
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

Mercedes to trial louder exhaust solution at second...

Mercedes has confirmed that it will trial a prototype exhaust at next...
2y ago from RichlandF1.com

Organisers want Gran Premio de Barcelona not Spanish GP

Organisers want Gran Premio de Barcelona not Spanish GP 7 May, 2014...
2y ago from GrandPrix247.com

Barcelona circuit boss keen for rebranding

Red Bull/Getty Images The boss of the Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya is...
2y ago from F1Zone.net

The Big Preview: Spanish Grand Prix at Circuit de...

The Big Preview: Spanish Grand Prix at Circuit de Barcelona Catalunya 7...
2y ago from GrandPrix247.com

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MGPToday.com

MotoGP: Honda set to struggle in Austria

Honda’s winning streak of recent rounds may well come to a end when...
14h ago from MotorcycleNews.c...

Opinion: Rossi screw-up ends title chances?

To call Sunday’s MotoGP race an unmitigated disaster for the factory...

Lorenzo says Red Bull Ring's Turn 2 "very...

Jorge Lorenzo has voiced concerns with the Red Bull Ring’s Turn 2 ahead...
1d ago from Motorsport.com

Moto2: Who the hell is Luca Marini?

It’s not always the step up in racing to be a member of one of the...

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

VIDEO: Robin Miller, Chip Ganassi reflect on Target

RACER's Robin Miller reflects with Chip Ganassi after the announcement...
3h ago from Racer.com

INDYCAR: Rahal open to Funny Car swap with Force

Above (from left): John and Laurie Force, Graham Rahal, Courtney Force....
7h ago from Racer.com

"What They're Saying" from Honda Indy 200 at...

The Verizon IndyCar Series returned to the country's heartland today for...
7h ago from Motorsport.com

Power sets fastest ever lap of Mid-Ohio

Will Power went quickest in second practice and set an unofficial track...
9h ago from Motorsport.com

Popular On TotalWRC.com

Solid start for Hyundai Motorsport as Neuville holds...

A tough but generally trouble-free day for Hyundai Motorsport at the start...
9h ago from Motorsport.com

SS 7/8/9: Meeke retains control in Finland

SS 7/8/9: Meeke retainscontrol in Finland Kris Meeke retained a...
14h ago from WRC.com

Veiby on top in Finland Junior battle

Series leader Tempestini holds second
9h ago from WRC.com

Finland WRC: Meeke remains first, Ogier gets stuck

Kris Meeke continued to lead Rally Finland after the five Friday afternoon...
10h ago from Motorsport.com

Popular On GunnersToday.com

Steven Gerrard and Nigel De Jong show Arsenal the...

Steven Gerrard and Nigel De Jong show Arsenal the ropes in Los Angeles as...
5h ago from DailyMail.co.uk

Arsenal STILL can't handle Didier Drogba as former...

Arsenal STILL can't handle Didier Drogba as former Chelsea striker...
5h ago from DailyMail.co.uk

Arsenal transfer talks begin with 26-year-old...

Preliminary Arsenal transfer talks with Torino wing-back Bruno Peres are...
1h ago from CaughtOffside.com

Pictures: New away and third kits

Hector Bellerin, Santi Cazorla and Nacho Monreal - along with Freddie...
15m ago from Arsenal.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.