The new Mercedes GP ‘megaphone’ system was a talking point heading into the Spanish GP weekend, as the team announced that it would be testing the new device in order to improve the ‘sound’ of Formula 1.
However, many in the paddock and on Twitter seemed unimpressed with the look and sound of the new device, including Mercedes driver Nico Rosberg.
Have to say I laughed out loud when I saw the Mercedes trumpet, looks sillier than many of the mocked up suggestions seen on Twitter…
— Adam Cooper (@adamcooperF1) May 14, 2014
— F1 Fanatic (@f1fanatic_co_uk) May 14, 2014
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