Archive for the ‘Video’ Category

2014 N24: McLaren 12C GT3 record qualifying lap

Want to know how fast a GT car can lap the full Nürburgring 24 hour circuit? The answer, according to Kevin Estre at the wheel of the Doerr Motorsport McLaren 12C GT3 is 8 minutes 10.921 seconds. Here’s the description from the YouTube clip, first published in September last year: In the build up to […]

VIDEO: Ariel Atom v Mk2 Golf

In a little over one month from now I will be making Nürburgring trip #2. Given the last one was back in 2006 it’s not a great hit rate is it. Alas, being 15,000km+ away makes it difficult to pop over for a weekend visit! So, once again, I find myself watching videos of cars […]

VIDEO: Honda Civic Type R claims FWD record

The Honda Civic Type R has broken Renault’s strangehold on the unofficial lap record for a front-wheel drive car around the Nürburgring. This video shows a development Type R lapping the Ring in 7 minutes 50.63 seconds. Interestingly, the claim was recorded in May 2014, around the same time as Renault took the record back […]

Happy snow year!

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We love Nürburgring videos showing the track covered in snow, but still being driven on. This latest video, published to YouTube late last year, shows Nürburgring Driving Academy instructor Andy Gülden at the wheel of a Nürburgring Formula Race car. It’s been attracting widespread attention, which is fair enough. It was even shown on the […]

Be careful out there!

Here’s a stark reminder of the dangers of driving your own car on the Nürburgring, especially when the track is wet. This MINI driver didn’t do anything particularly bad, from what we can tell anyway, but the consequences were severe. Based on the description from the YouTube clip we understand the passenger was taken to […]