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The F1 sound debate: quieter vs artificial

dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.15;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt;">   May 15th 2014 (F1 Plus / Rosie Baillie) - On day two of the Barcelona test, Mercedes tested a megaphone style exhaust with a view to improving the noise this years cars are making. Reports from those at testing varied; some say it didn’t seem to make a difference and others said it sounded the same but louder. Nico Rosberg took to Twitter to share his thoughts, saying he didn’t really think it made a difference. ‘just tried the new exhaust system. but didn't work out. didn't make it much louder. we r pushing for another solution’ he tweeted. Before new exhausts can be used on the...
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