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rob01

March 20, 2014 11:12 AM

F1 » Teams were aware of sensor issue


Red Bull taking the time to add their own sensor leads me to believe they intended to do their own thing from the word GO. But what makes anyone think that the Red Bull sensor was MORE accurate than the FIA certified part? It only became more accurate to Red Bull due to the fact it allowed better flow. Not reacting to the FIA request was arrogant as Sunny has stated.

rob01

March 19, 2014 1:46 PM

F1 » Ecclestone warns quieter F1 could be costly


Buzz45:
Taipan:
Buzz45: I don't get what Ron Dennis is saying about revs. If you had two similar cars, one with a straight through exhaust, and one with a silencer (muffler), they would sound different to each other, even at the same rpm. Am I missing something in what Dennis is saying ?
Buzz, There's no mention of silencers (mufflers) because they're not used in F1. Dennis is saying everyone's exhaust is the same at the moment, short in length (because that's a rule) and really wide bore to prevent back pressure on the turbo, that's what's giving them the bassy note, add that to the lack of revs and you get what we have now, no high pitched scream, no volume, no fun. :(
Yes, but my point is still valid, it's not the revs that create the noise. Just listen to last years cars coming out of the garage at low revs. They were still ear piercing (Sorry Lulu !) And of course I knew that F1 cars don't have mufflers, I use to watc


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