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“They can’t hide any more”

Friday, March 22nd, 2013 Posted in Sabine Schmitz, Save the Ring | No Comments »

A quick update on the “Stop the sale of the Nürburgring!” rally which earlier this week took the fight to the politicians in Mainz, the Rhineland-Palatinate state capital. Once again we rely on Bridge to Gantry for reliable word, so ...

Has the BMW Ring-Taxi has delivered its last fare?

Saturday, March 5th, 2011 Posted in BMW, Nurburgring news, Sabine Schmitz | 1 Comment »

The BMW Ring-Taxi is one of the icons of the Nürburgring. It has helped launch Sabine Schmitz into the media spotlight, as well as delivering thousands of kilometers of happiness to its customers. And now it looks like the ride ...

Sabine Schmitz joins Save The Ring campaign

Tuesday, December 21st, 2010 Posted in Nurburgring news, Sabine Schmitz, Save the Ring | 1 Comment »

Sabine Schmitz might be all smiles and happy Christmas wishes in the above picture, but she has just published a new video message to help promote the Save The Ring campaign. In her message Sabine says, "I have to tell you ...

BMW unscripted: Sabine Schmitz

Sunday, October 31st, 2010 Posted in BMW, Sabine Schmitz, Video | 1 Comment »

Everyone's favourite taxi driver, Sabine Schmitz, is featured here in unscripted, a new promo series from BMW. "No script, just real people," says the marketing blurb. This episode with Sabine gives a great, albeit brief, look at her history with BMW ...

A lap of the Nordschleife with Sabine Schmitz

Thursday, January 7th, 2010 Posted in Motorsports, Porsche, Sabine Schmitz | 2 Comments »

Sabine Schmitz is well known for her appearances on Top Gear. She's also well known for her gig as a driver of the BMW Ring Taxi. She's even been interviewed by AUSringers. But, ultimately, she's a racer, so what better ...

BMW Ring-Taxi from the passenger’s seat

Sunday, June 7th, 2009 Posted in BMW, Sabine Schmitz, Video | 2 Comments »

Thanks to AUSringers reader Ryan for sending in this clip of his BMW Ring-Taxi experience. Ryan and his wife, in Europe on their honeymoon, were lucky enough to have Sabine Schmitz as their tour guide. You'll have to forgive Ryan's camera ...

ROAD magazine – Nürburgring Nordschleife special

Sunday, February 15th, 2009 Posted in Nurburgring news, Sabine Schmitz | No Comments »

Online magazine ROAD, has given us 73 pages of Nürburgring goodness. That's one page for each corner! Included in their Nürburgring Nordschleife special are stories on track days, circuit tips, VLN racing series, past masters and much more (including plenty ...