I hope you enjoy this old article about the 1997 Nürburgring 24 hour race. It was written by Australian journalist Peter McKay for Wheels magazine. McKay teamed up with Andreas Rottstedt, Andreas Reichmann and, fellow Australian, Chris Smith to tackle the Green Hell behind the wheel of an EK Honda Civic VTEC. After following the […]
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This is some on board footage of Sabine Schmitz behind the wheel of her 997 Porsche RSR during a recent VLN race. Apologies for the watermark text, but you can see a clean version at the www.ring1.de website, including the option of downloading a full Windows media file of the opening lap with some extra […]
Attention to all Sydney readers: AUSSIES IN NURBURGRING DOCUMENTARY TO AIR ON TVS Mal’s Big Green Hell, the adventures of a group of Australian racers, featuring Aussie Nürburgring pioneer Mal Rose, at Germany’s famous ‘Green Hell’ race circuit, will be telecast on TVS (Channel 31 ). This will be aired from Thursday 8.30pm May 1st […]
This is the third and final part of the Born on the Nürburgring film. I hope you’ve enjoyed the series. And if you have, well, here comes the treat I’ve been promising…
Here is the second part of the Born on the Nürburgring film. I’ll need to look into the detail a bit more, but it appears this short movie was produced as part of a promotional piece for the BMW X5 into the North Amercian market. Remember to keep an eye out for part 3 when […]
If you’re reading this site it’s probably safe to assume you have a bit of an idea what the Nürburgring Nordschleife is all about. If you don’t, or even if you do, this three part series will be of great interest to you. It is a short film produced by BMWUSA called Born on the […]
This is a great clip of Sabine Schmitz doing a complete lap of the Nürburgring Nordschleife in a racing Porsche 997 ‘Cup’ car at a 2005 VLN event. The clip is brought to us by renntv and if you visit their site you can download a higher resolution 70mb zipped file. I recommend you do!