Ten Tracks That Could Be The New Nürburgring

With the introduction of speed limits (and an outright ban on record runs) at our beloved Nürburgring, it seems the legendary circuit may have an increasingly dim future as the automotive industry’s standard for benchmarking, testing and speed-proving. Here are ten tracks that may be able to carry the torch for the… » 6/22/15 11:00am 6/22/15 11:00am

What Track Should Be The New Standard For Speed?

The news out of Germany is that the famed Nürburgring, one of the oldest race tracks in the world and also one of the deadliest, is ramping up its speed limits in certain segments. That means the days of the ‘Ring being the go-to track for insane lap records, especially for cars like the Koenigsegg One:1, may be over. » 6/19/15 11:30am 6/19/15 11:30am

The Top Five Mistakes To Avoid On The Nürburgring

Planning a trip to the Nürburgring at some point in your life, but don’t want to end up in a compilation of YouTube fails? Listen to this wise advice from the folks at RSR Nürburg, a ringtool rental company which probably made this video in hopes of keeping some of their rentals out of the wall.
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This Is The Quickest Wagon To Ever Lap The Nürburgring

I know that Skoda is secretly the Volkswagen Group’s best brand, but I’ve always had a soft spot for their Spanish subsidiary Seat, mainly because they crank out some amazing hot hatches and wagons that are even cheaper than their VW cousins. One of them is now so good, it lapped the Nürburgring quicker than any wagon… » 5/14/15 3:30pm 5/14/15 3:30pm

Here's A Supercut Of All The Craziest Vehicles People Put On The 'Ring

The Nürburgring is near and dear to our hearts as a racetrack, but let’s not forget the fact that it’s technically a one-way public toll road. Do you have a street-legal vehicle? It can probably go on the ‘ring. Here’s a compilation of all the craziest conveyances people take on the Nordschleife. You’re welcome. » 4/17/15 9:10pm 4/17/15 9:10pm

Temporary Speed Limits Set For Sections Of The Nürburgring

Per DailySportsCar, temporary measures have been put in place by the Deutsche Motor Sport Bund to allow the banned race classes to resume racing at the Nürburgring. The bans have now been lifted, but now we have a 5% reduction in power, limits on fan access, and most peculiarly, speed limits on some sections. » 4/07/15 1:27pm 4/07/15 1:27pm

More Race Classes Banned At The Nürburgring

Several racing classes were banned from racing at Deutsche Motor Sport Bund-sanctioned events at the Nürburgring following last weekend's horrific accident. Now, per Sportscar365, that ban has been lifted for SP10 cars, but was extended to the Cup2, SP8T, E1-XP1, E1-XP2 and E1-XP classes, plus GT cars in H4. » 4/02/15 1:30pm 4/02/15 1:30pm

Nissan GT-R Flips Into Crowd At Nürburgring Race, One Dead [UPDATED]

A Nissan GT-R driven by Jann Mardenborough flipped off the track and into the spectator area at this weekend's VLN endurance race at the Nürburgring in Germany. The driver survived without serious injuries but one spectator was killed and more were injured. [UPDATED With Video]. » 3/28/15 9:04am 3/28/15 9:04am

What It's Like Going To The Nürbürgring In A 950 HP LaFerrari

Last week my friend sent me a message. "What are you doing this weekend, do you want to come to Spa and the Nurburgring with us?" This friend is Maxige78 who owns a Ferrari 599GTO at the moment. I wasn't sure whether to go at first. Then Max mentioned his friend was bringing his LaFerrari. » 3/27/15 10:00am 3/27/15 10:00am