Mercedes tests F1 'trumpet' exhaust system and fails

Leon Poultney
Motor Racing - Formula One World Championship - Spanish Grand Prix - Qualifying Day - Barcelona, Spain
Motor Racing - Formula One World Championship - Spanish Grand Prix - Qualifying Day - Barcelona, Spain


The Mercedes AMG Petronas Formula 1 team has been busy testing a new 'trumpet' exhaust system that is designed to amplify the engine note of its cars following complaints from fans that the new V6 engines are too quiet.