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Golf GTI Clubsport S claims FWD record

Thursday, May 5th, 2016 Posted in Lap times, Video, Volkswagen | 2 Comments »

Volkswagen has claimed the unofficial front-wheel drive record with its limited edition Golf GTI Clubsport S. It's a shame this video is so dodgy, but that's all we've got for now. The lap time claimed is 7 minutes 49.21 seconds, ...

In the beginning…

Wednesday, September 30th, 2015 Posted in Nurburgring history, Video | No Comments »

A bit over 90 years ago, 27 September 1925 to be exact, the first work on the construction of the Nürburgring began. To mark that anniversary the official Nürburgring Facebook page shared a brief and inspiring video which you can ...

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 ...

Another look at the 1967 German Grand Prix

Wednesday, July 29th, 2015 Posted in Australia, Nurburgring history, Video | 2 Comments »

Way back when AUSringers started we featured some clips on the 1967 German Grand Prix. Let's take another look at that race in this six-minute video that really takes us back to a time when the track was barely recognisable ...

A look at the Nürburgring from 1955

Thursday, July 23rd, 2015 Posted in Nurburgring history, Video | No Comments »

Geoff Duke was a multiple world championship motorbike rider who achieved his success in the 1950s. Here, he takes us for a lap of the Nürburgring on four wheels ahead of the 1955 German Motorcycle Grand Prix, which he duly ...

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 ...