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MINI JCW GP2 v Porsche Cayman GT4

Wednesday, June 24th, 2015 Posted in MINI, Porsche, Touristenfahrten, Video | 1 Comment »

Amid the uncertainty of the speed limit extensions it's nice to see you can still have some fun during a TF session. Here we see a MINI JCW GP lapping in a respectable BTG time of 8 minutes 25 seconds. ...

Bored with F1, then watch this!

Sunday, June 21st, 2015 Posted in 24 hour race, Audi, Porsche, Video | No Comments »

The Austrian Grand Prix is currently on and for Red Bull and McLaren it's become a penalty shoot out with all cars being sent to the back of the grid. Three of them are also being sent into the pits ...

Audi wins 2015 Nürburgring 24 Hour race

Monday, May 18th, 2015 Posted in 24 hour race, Audi, BMW, Porsche | No Comments »

The Nürburgring 24 Hour race debut of the all-new Audi R8 LMS went very much to plan with the #28 Audi Sport Team WRT entry claiming victory after controlling the last six hours of the race. It is Audi's third ...

My ride in the RingTaxi.de Porsche 911 GT3

Sunday, May 3rd, 2015 Posted in Car hire, Porsche, Touristenfahrten | No Comments »

Imagine driving the Nürburgring Nordschleife on the perfect line every corner. Imagine doing that in a new 991 Porsche 911 GT3. It’s got to be as close to motoring heaven as we can get here on earth. Then, imagine if that ...

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 ...

This Porsche handles like a tractor!

Saturday, January 18th, 2014 Posted in Lap times, Porsche, Video, Walter Rohrl | No Comments »

This video is old, but we're not sure how me missed it. Back in 2012 Auto Bild helped to coordinate the restoration of this Porsche Junior, the company's modest 14hp tractor originally built between 1952 and 1963. The finished product was ...

Onboard with Derek Bell and the Porsche 956.007

Tuesday, October 15th, 2013 Posted in Nurburgring history, Porsche, Video | No Comments »

Finally, we have some onboard footage of Derek Bell driving Stefan Bellof's Porsche 956.007 around the Nordschleife. It joins the excellent clip from earlier this month showing the equally likeable Hans-Joachim Stuck driving the same car. After the break you can ...