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 »
2y 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...
2y ago from GrandPrix247.com

Wolff: Mercedes out to increase advantage

Mercedes AMG Petronas Toto Wolff has warned Mercedes's rivals that the...
2y 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...
2y ago from GrandPrix247.com

Wolff predicts advantage to swing between duo

Mercedes director Toto Wolff fully expects the competitive advantage to...
2y ago from TheF1Times.com

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MGPToday.com

Rossi admits Yamaha losing streak has him “worried”

Valentino Rossi admits that his Yamaha MotoGP squad’s current losing...
42m ago from Motorsport.com

Vinales: Aragon shows Suzuki needs to make “another...

Suzuki MotoGP rider Maverick Vinales says the result of Sunday’s Aragon...
2h ago from Motorsport.com

Rossi regrets late-race “mistake” in Lorenzo duel

Valentino Rossi admits his late-race mistake while attacking Yamaha...
23h ago from Motorsport.com

MotoGP Aragon: ‘Jorge's wrong' - Crutchlow...

More handbags as Crutchlow wades into Rossi and Lorenzo drama
1d ago from BikeSportNews.com

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

“If Newgarden joins Penske and Ganassi switches to...

Since our August update regarding who goes where in 2017, some...
18h ago from Motorsport.com

ROTY Rossi to share good news about future

Alexander Rossi says he is looking forward to sharing 'some very good...
1d ago from Crash.net

INDYCAR: Schmidt to get autonomous car license

Sam Schmidt, who has torn up racetracks nationwide in the newest...
1d ago from Racer.com

INDYCAR: Newgarden to wave the flag at Penske

What made sense all along is going to become a reality. RACER can report...
5d ago from Racer.com

Popular On TotalWRC.com

Hunt gets privateer Peugeot for Dakar 2017

British driver Harry Hunt will switch from an X-raid Mini to a...
3h ago from Motorsport.com

WRC 6 Set for October 7 Release with Pre-Order DLC

The sixth edition of the rebooted-series World Rally Championship game is...

2015 Tour de Corse winner Julien Maurin targeting...

Julien Maurin heads in to the 2016 Tour de Corse – Rallye de France...

Tänak looking forward to Tour de Corse with DMACK...

Ott Tänak is looking forward to the challenge of the 2016 Tour de Corse...

Popular On GunnersToday.com

I am still laughing at Diego Costa

Goodly morning to you all from New York. I am 45 today and unfortunately...
2h ago from Arseblog.com

Match video: Chelsea v Arsenal U-23s

Arsenal Under-23s picked up a valuable three points with a 2-1 victory...
2h ago from Arsenal.com

U-18s: Arsenal 5-0 Leicester - Report

Eddie Nketiah scores a hat-trick as the Gunners extend their stay at the...
2h ago from Arsenal.com

Pogba, Wenger, Pedro and more…The big winners and...

NOTHER vintage Premier League weekend has been and gone with plenty of...
4h ago from DailyStar.co.uk

Comments

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.