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VIDEO: Nordschleife wet lap guide for FWDs

Wednesday, July 22nd, 2015 Posted in Seat, Touristenfahrten, Track guides, Video | 1 Comment »

Have you got a front-wheel drive car and don't know the best lines to take on a wet Nürburgring Nordschelife? If so, Dale Lomas is your friend. Check out his video below, filmed onboard in his new Seat Leon ST ...

Day 1 for every new car should include a TF lap

Monday, July 20th, 2015 Posted in Seat, Touristenfahrten, Track guides, Video | No Comments »

Dale Lomas from Bridge to Gantry just bought himself a new car. And, as you would, on day one of ownership he took it out on the Nordschleife for a spin. Well, he doesn't literally spin his new car, of ...

Lamborghini Aventador LP 750-4 SV breaks 7 minutes

Wednesday, May 20th, 2015 Posted in Lamborghini, Lap times, Track guides, Video | No Comments »

Lamborghini has shown with its outrageous Aventador LP 750-4 SV that you don't need a tricked up über hybrid to break seven minutes at the Ring. You just need a 750hp normally aspirated 6.5 litre V12. Some pointers to note, the ...

2014 Nissan GT-R Nismo laps Ring in 7:08

Wednesday, November 20th, 2013 Posted in Lap times, Nissan, Track guides, Video | No Comments »

Nissan racing driver Michael Krumm joins us on this video to talk us through his very impressive lap of the Nordschleife in the 2014 GT-R Nismo. We first got wind of a likely new lap record for the GT-R last ...

Alfa Romeo 4C laps Ring in 8:04

Sunday, October 20th, 2013 Posted in Alfa Romeo, Lap times, Track guides, Video | 3 Comments »

Alfa Romeo is the latest manufacturer to start boasting about Nürburgring lap times. This video shows the sexy 4C lapping the Nordschleife in 8 minutes 4 seconds. Horst von Saurma was the man at the wheel and Alfa Romeo is claiming ...

Chevrolet Camaro Z28 laps Ring in 7:37

Wednesday, October 16th, 2013 Posted in GM, Lap times, Track guides, Video | 1 Comment »

The Americans are again keen to prove they have discovered corners by continuing to test their automotive products at the Nürburgring. And it turns out they're getting quite good at making cars handle well, as this video from Chevrolet shows. The ...

Lexus LFA laps Nürburgring in 7:14.64

Thursday, September 8th, 2011 Posted in Lap times, Lexus, Track guides, Video | 1 Comment »

As promised yesterday here is the footage from Lexus showing their LFA Nürburgring package lapping the Nordschleife in 7 minutes 14.64 seconds. As is the way these days when a manufacturer sets a quick lap at the Ring a record of ...