An Australian view on the Nürburgring Nordschleife

VIDEO: Fuchsröhre bites hard

June 3rd, 2013 Posted in Honda, Touristenfahrten, Video

Honda Civic crash at Fuchsrohre

Before I went to the Nürburgring I remember watching videos and thinking the downhill run into Fuchsröhre, and its subsequent climb towards Adenauer Forst, would easily be my favourite section of the Nordschleife. However, when I was faced with that stretch of tarmac for the first time I was not prepared for the narrowness of the track of the sharpness of its decline.

Thankfully, I managed to negotiate the Nordshcleife without incident, but this video of a Honda Civic crashing at Fuchsröhre recently pretty much illustrates what I thought could happen if I got it wrong there.

We’re pleased to report that nobody was hurt in the incident and this video serves as a telling reminder to all of the respect that must be paid when driving this track.

  1. One Response to “VIDEO: Fuchsröhre bites hard”

  2. By Matt on Jun 4, 2013

    Ouch…love the airbourne action

    Yes Fly pass – Fuchsröhre – Adenauer Forst is a tricky section.

    An underated section is holding flat through the 2 slight corners after the drop from Tiergarten with big speed under the bridge.

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