Mercedes’ rivals may block megaphone exhaust

Mercedes' rivals may block the introduction of the megaphone exhaust system, according to reports. Already utterly dominating the 2014 season, Mercedes will try the trumpet-like exhaust attachment at...

Megaphone exhausts will get F1 sound close to V8s

Megaphone exhausts will reportedly get this year's V6 turbo engines "closer to" the volume of the screeching V8s of last season. At the post-race Spanish Grand Prix test next week, Mercedes will try a...

Mercedes decide not to test megaphone exhaust in FP1

Mercedes will test a new their megaphone exhaust next week, but not during Friday practice for the Spanish Grand Prix. It had been claimed the Brackley team may run its prototype design, aimed at increasing...

McLaren set to try Lotus-style double nose in Spain

McLaren could fit a Lotus-style double-pronged nose concept to their 2014 cars during this weekend's Spanish Grand Prix. After a notable dip in form for the Woking based team, AFP news agency reports that...

Mercedes against megaphone F1 engine noise solution

Toto Wolff One proposed solution to the supposed sound problem afflicting the new V6 turbo engines in Formula 1 this year is a megaphone-style exhaust. The news was revealed by Toto Wolff, a chief at one...