News Details

F1 to push ahead with making V6 engines louder

April 7, 2014 .- F1 will push ahead with trying to make the sport's new turbo V6 engines louder. In an interview with the British broadcaster Sky on Sunday, chief executive Bernie Ecclestone was told by former driver Martin Brundle that changing the sound would surely require a total engine "redesign". But Ecclestone hit back: "The noise comes from where? "All the air exits in the end out of what we call the exhaust pipe. So they can maybe do something there to make it sound a lot better," he revealed. Also on Sunday in Bahrain, McLaren supremo Ron Dennis rebuked world champion Sebastian Vettel for being "disrespectful" when recently he described the...
Full Story »
2y ago from F1Plus.com 0
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

Silverstone happy with the less noisy new Formula 1

Silverstone happy with the less noisy new Formula 1 5 April, 2014...
2y ago from GrandPrix247.com

Silverstone likes the sound of new F1

Organisers of the British grand prix have counted themselves out of the...
2y ago from GrandPrix.com

Bernie Ecclestone Q&A

The transcript in full as Bernie Ecclestone talked to Sky Sports F1's...
2y ago from SkySports.com

Todt gives mandate for working group to study F1 sound...

Jean Todt Formula 1 will push ahead with attempting to make the sport's...
2y ago from GrandPrix247.com

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MGPToday.com

MotoGP: Honda rumoured to be experimenting with big...

While most of the MotoGP paddock headed home to take a few days’...

Lorenzo could be in trouble - Crutchlow

Cal Crutchlow believes that Jorge Lorenzo is showing signs of being...
1d ago from SuperSport.com

Crutchlow: Ducati needs Marquez, not Lorenzo, to be...

Former Ducati factory rider Cal Crutchlow says the Italian marque should...
2d ago from Motorsport.com

Analysis: Why Honda's rise should make Yamaha worried

With Marc Marquez now on the brink of a third MotoGP title, Yamaha must...
1d ago from Motorsport.com

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

INTERVIEW: Pagenaud, rebooted

Page 1 of 2 It's a chilly February morning at Indianapolis Motor...
3h ago from Racer.com

De Silvestro: Single-seat sponsor search...

Simona de Silvestro says the lure of a three-year deal is what led to her...
15h ago from Motorsport.com

Ed Carpenter Racing Confirms Newgarden's Departure

Josef Newgarden's future took a step toward confirmation on Thursday when...
14h ago from OpenWheelWorld.n...

Power lauds Pagenaud as ‘deserving champion’

Toowoomba IndyCar star Will Power says he is happy to see his Team Penske...
17h ago from SpeedCafe.com

Popular On TotalWRC.com

Ogier leads Meeke after first Corsica morning

Volkswagen's Sebastien Ogier quickly established a comfortable lead on the...
3h ago from EuroSport.com

Corsica WRC: Ogier takes 15-second lead after two...

Local driver Sebastien Ogier took the early lead in Rally Corsica by...
5h ago from Motorsport.com

SS2: Emphatic Ogier stretches Corsica lead

Meeke and Neuville in pursuit of Frenchman
4h ago from WRC.com

SS1: Ogier sets pace in Corsica

Championship leader wins opening speed test
6h ago from WRC.com

Popular On GunnersToday.com

Wenger honoured by Arsenal chairman

al Chairman, Sir Chips Keswick, presented Arsene Wenger with a gift,...
2h ago from ESPNFC.co.uk

Wenger: Why not manage England?

e Wenger isn't ruling out becoming England boss, but has insisted he is...
4h ago from ESPNFC.co.uk

Arsene Wenger won't rule out another five years at...

Jean Petit believes his former colleague Arsene Wenger would do well...
5h ago from ESPNFC.co.uk

Comments

Hottest News

Alonso boosted by McLaren improvements

Fernando Alonso was left boosted by McLaren's... Read More »
3h ago from GPUpdate.net

Practice 2 Results – 2016 Malaysian Grand Prix

Friday second free Practice Results – Formula 1... Read More »
8h ago from ThisIsF1.com

Alonso recommends Sainz for McLaren-Honda future

Fernando Alonso says Carlos Sainz would be a good... Read More »
5h ago from ThisIsF1.com

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.