An Australian view on the Nürburgring Nordschleife

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It was 15 years ago today

Friday, August 7th, 2015 Posted in Nurburgring history, Trip reports | No Comments »

Serving as a reminder that I need to write my own trip report from April this year, here's a few paragraphs from MotorSport magazine, first published in February 2000. Centred around a 12th century castle in the densely wooded village of ...

Heaven’s gate

Friday, May 11th, 2012 Posted in Jaguar, Trip reports | No Comments »

Freelance motoring journalist Karl Peskett was recently at the Nürburgring as a guest of Jaguar. He was kind enough to pen a few thoughts for us. The Nürburgring. It’s the name which strikes fear into the hearts of many, and awe ...

From Western Australia to the Nürburgring

Monday, February 28th, 2011 Posted in Australia, Toyota, Trip reports | No Comments »

Among the disaster stories currently emanating from the Nürburgring we recently received a little gold nugget from Western Australia. It's a great tale, posted to our Your Story section, from Joel Newman and introduces us to him and his Toyota ...

May 10 – ‘Nürburgring Day’

Sunday, May 10th, 2009 Posted in Trip reports | 24 Comments »

If you're reading this website you know that the Nürburgring Nordschleife is a seductive orgy of twisting tarmac that casts a spell over those who experience its pleasures for themselves. As evidenced by the fact that I run this website ...

Wayne Moore shares his story

Tuesday, January 6th, 2009 Posted in Australia, Motorsports, Trip reports, Volkswagen | 19 Comments »

Sometimes I get emails from readers of AUSringers that make me want to scream. I mean this in the nicest possible way, of course. I don't want to scream because they have frustrated me, or because they have done anything ...

Ben’s story

Sunday, November 16th, 2008 Posted in Australia, Trip reports | No Comments »

AUSringers reader Ben recently shared his Nürburgring experience in the Your Story section of the site—an area for all readers, especially Australians, to share their tales. Ben was also kind enough to send through some images of his trip and ...

An Australian tourist’s trip report

Thursday, September 25th, 2008 Posted in BMW, Car hire, Trip reports | No Comments »

Blaise Paris has just posted an excellent report of his Nürburgring experience in the Your Story section. I recommend you read it, as he has really managed to capture the thrill, excitement and trepidation of driving your first laps around ...