Archive for the ‘24 hour race’ 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 […]

Audi wins 2014 Nürburgring 24 Hour race

The #4 Phoenix Racing Audi R8 LMS ultra (Haase/Mamerow/Rast/Winkelhock) has won the 2014 Nürburgring 24 Hour race. The car took the lead early on Sunday morning and held that lead for nine hours on its way to victory. Sunny conditions and mild weather for the duration of the race helped the winners set a new […]

2014 N24h Australia/NZ update: Hour 24

Another endurance epic is over as Audi adds another trophy to its cabinet by taking victory in the 2014 Nürburgring 24 Hour race. A few of our Aussie and Kiwi racers will be adding silverware to their cabinets too! Car #55 – Aston Martin V12 Vantage // Class SP8 43rd outright // 2nd in class […]

2014 N24h Australia/NZ update: Hour 22

As the 2014 Nürburgring 24 Hour race enters its final two hours we still have 8 out of the 10 cars competing who started with Australian or New Zealand drivers. At the head of the field the #4 Audi R8 LMS ultra is looking confortable with a lead of over 2 minutes 40 seconds from […]

2014 N24h Australia/NZ update: Hour 20

It’s a bit of a shame the first Aussie/Kiwi update is after 20 hours of the race have gone by—and I’m relying solely on the info from the live timing page—but here goes. Green text beneath the car indicates the crew is still running, red text means, as best we can tell, the car is […]

2014 N24h Australia/NZ updates

For the past six years I’ve done my best to keep AUSringers readers abreast of the progress of the Aussie and Kiwi competitors in the Nürburgring 24 Hour race. That’s not going to stop this year, although I do admit I’ve got myself into a bit of a pickle. I’ll be in Sydney this weekend […]

2014 Nürburgring 24 hour race LIVE streaming

In preparation for this weekend’s Nürburgring 24 hour race here’s how you can watch and listen to the race online. It’s likely that more options will become available once the race gets underway, so make sure you bookmark this page for future reference. Feel free to add any new links in the comments section. You […]