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Yeah, that was pretty close

Tuesday, August 4th, 2015 Posted in BMW, Renault, Touristenfahrten, Video | No Comments »

Driving around the Ring on a busy public day has it's fair share of risk, we all know that. With so many drivers on the track accidents do happen. Sometimes, though, like this yellow Renault Megane RS, you get away ...

Renault Megane RS 275 sets new FWD record

Monday, June 16th, 2014 Posted in Lap times, Renault, Video | No Comments »

Ever since the Seat Leon Cupra 280 knocked off the Megane RS 265 as the fastest production-based front-wheel drive car around the Nordschleife it was only a matter of time until Renault fought back. And now that time has come, ...

Renault Sport prepares to fight back

Thursday, April 24th, 2014 Posted in Lap times, Renault | No Comments »

In early March a new "record" for the fastest front-wheel drive around the Nordschleife was set when the Seat Leon Cupra 280 set a 7:58 lap time. That bettered the longstanding mark set by Renault with the Megane RS 265. It ...

VIDEO: Deer strike on the Nordschleife!

Tuesday, June 4th, 2013 Posted in Renault, Touristenfahrten | No Comments »

Sometimes, no matter how careful or vigilant you are, you're just plain out of luck. That was the case for the driver of this Renault Megane RS who had no chance to avoid contact with this deer on the high ...

Renault Twingo RS splashes out at Nürburgring

Thursday, July 12th, 2012 Posted in Renault | 3 Comments »

Today we bring you one of the more bizarre promo videos we've come across. Race driver Margot Laffite (yes, she is the daughter of Jacques) was given the keys to a Renault Twingo RS Red Bull RB7 edition and sent ...

2012 N24h: Porsche-Renault finish line chaos

Monday, May 21st, 2012 Posted in 24 hour race, Porsche, Renault | 4 Comments »

We've already reported on the dramatic finish to yesterday's Nürburgring 24 hour race which saw the #11 Manthey Porsche crashed into by the #169 Renault Clio. The incident happened with just seconds remaining on the 24 hour countdown. However, as the ...

Renault Sport F1 drivers at the Nürburgring

Saturday, September 3rd, 2011 Posted in Lotus, Motorsports, Renault | 1 Comment »

Renault Sport F1 brings us this great little video showing half a dozen Formula One drivers fooling around on the Nürburgring Nordschleife. Red Bull, Lotus and Renault all use the RS27 engine and Renault Sport figured it was a good enough ...