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Supercar nirvana

Thursday, October 30th, 2014 Posted in Aston Martin, Audi, BMW, Caterham, Ferrari, Lotus, McLaren, Mercedes-Benz, Nissan, Porsche, Video | 1 Comment »

Hey, remember us? Yes, life gets in the way, AUSmotive keeps us busy, but we still love the Nürburgring very much. This video of desirable cars being flogged on one of the world's greatest strips of tarmac is sure to ...

Nissan GT-R Nismo GT3 to tackle 24 hour race

Wednesday, April 30th, 2014 Posted in 24 hour race, Nissan | No Comments »

Here's a story that's been a long time coming, the Nissan GT-R Nismo GT3 will be taking on the Nürburgring 24 hour race in the GT3 class. A total of three GT-Rs will line up in the premier category including ...

2014 Nissan GT-R Nismo laps Ring in 7:08

Wednesday, November 20th, 2013 Posted in Lap times, Nissan, Track guides, Video | No Comments »

Nissan racing driver Michael Krumm joins us on this video to talk us through his very impressive lap of the Nordschleife in the 2014 GT-R Nismo. We first got wind of a likely new lap record for the GT-R last ...

A touristenfahrten lap to treasure

Saturday, April 13th, 2013 Posted in Lap times, Nissan, Touristenfahrten, Video | No Comments »

Colin Alton, take a bow. We're not too sure of Colin's background but he's clearly a half decent steerer as this video posted to YouTube shows. And he's obviously completed many laps around the Nürburgring. Behind the wheel of his ...

Nissan GT-R and the Nürburgring

Sunday, April 7th, 2013 Posted in Nissan | No Comments »

Nissan has released a 20 minute video to illustrate the ability of its all conquering GT-R to be driven in snowy conditions. But the introduction to the clip talks about the development of the GT-R on the Nürburgring. It's worth ...

2012 Nissan GT-R lowers mark to 7:21

Tuesday, November 15th, 2011 Posted in Lap times, Nissan, Video | 1 Comment »

Last month Nissan was at the Nürburgring finalising preparations for the launch of the 2012MY GT-R. Apparently this video was filmed at the same time and shows 'Godzilla' has reduced its Ring time to 7 minutes 21 seconds. Not quite ...

Nissan GT-R v Porsche 911 Turbo

Friday, December 11th, 2009 Posted in Nissan, Porsche | 1 Comment »

Below you can see two great clips featuring the Nissan GT-R and Porsche 911 Turbo being thrashed around the Nürburgring Nordschleife. Well, great if you speak German that is. Otherwise you'll just have to enjoy the pretty pictures and enjoy ...