Listen to Mercedes' new 1.6-litre V6 Formula 1 engine

Leon Poultney
Listen to Mercedes' new 1.6-litre V6 Formula 1 engine
Listen to Mercedes' new 1.6-litre V6 Formula 1 engine

Formula 1 fans aren't happy about regulation changes that will not only alter the beating heart of F1 but also the iconic soundtrack.

Next year, manufacturers will be required to fit their rapid racers with a 1.6-litre turbocharged V6 engine rather than the free-breathing V8s that currently howl around circuits across the globe.