We thank Tim Hahne from Stereoscreen for bringing our attention to this video showing Hans-Joachim Stuck driving the legendary Porsche 956.007 at the Nürburgring. We thank Tim for two reasons, firstly because it’s a video he’s had a hand in, so we know it will be first class. But, mostly, we thank him because this […]
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Last week Porsche took a pair of production-spec 918 Spyders to the Nürburgring and created history. The 887hp/652kW petrol electric hybrid has just been officially launched at the Frankfurt Motor Show and Porsche used the occassion to announce the 918’s Nordschleife lap time. Factory racing driver Marc Lieb was at the wheel of a 918 […]
As part of the formalities for the naming of the Stefan-Bellof-S corner Porsche legend Derek Bell was on hand to drive the 956.007 around the Nürburgring. A teaser video has been posted to Facebook, with the promise of more to come. In the meantime, why not check out the video after the break where Bell […]
This is an eye-opening onboard lap of the Nürburgring filmed during Friday qualifying. At the wheel of the #44 Falken Motorsports Porsche 911 is Martin Ragginger. The sights, the sounds, the closing speeds. There is only one Nordschleife. There is only one 24 hour race! As the lap nears its completion the fog and mist […]
For all their recent success, including five wins in the years 2006–2011, Porsche has walked away from the 2013 Nürburgring 24 hour race unfulfilled. The best they could manage was seventh place in the #18 911 GT3 RSR driven by Timo Bernhard/Romain Dumas/Marc Lieb/Lucas Luhr, all multiple winners at the Ring with the Manthey Racing […]
It’s not very often that we get to see quality on board footage from inside a Porsche. Here, racer Timo Kluck is lucky enough to find himself at the wheel of a 911 GT3 RS 4.0 as a guest of Dunlop, running a set of Sport Maxx Race tyres. An empty Nordschleife awaits, so let’s […]
In this short video from Porsche we see Walter Röhrl explain why the Nürburgring is great for developing cars and how good he reckons the 918 Spyder is. He should know, he’s managed to get it around the Nordschleife in 7 minutes and 14 seconds.