nurburgring

The First Girls-Only, All-Female Team Takes To The Nürburgring 24-Hour

It’s great seeing more and more women getting behind the wheel in professional racing, piloting many different platforms and at all levels. Recently, we caught wind of a team competing in the upcoming 24 Hours of the Nürburgring which not only has an all-female driver list, but all-female crew as well. The Giti Tire WS Racing team will campaign a TCR VW GTI next weekend at the legendary race, and is carrying a lot of momentum from their previous German endurance racing entries.

By Peter Nelson | September 16, 2020
Porsche Hustles Sizeable Saloon To New Nürburgring Lap Record

Porsche has broken another Nürburgring lap record, this time utilizing the portlier end of their lineup: the Panamera Turbo. Clocking in a lightning-fast 7:29.81, they’ve set the record for production cars in the executive car segment. These might be larger cars, but they’ve got the power and chassis to match.

By Peter Nelson | August 13, 2020
Slightly-Camouflaged RX-8 Spotted At The Nürburgring

Video surfaced on Tuesday of a thinly-disguised Mazda RX-8 on track at the Nürburgring. The reason for it being out there is a complete mystery, as it has been out of production for 7 years, and we’re all well aware of what the front bumper looks like under the wrap in the video.

By Peter Nelson | July 25, 2019
Video: Thrilling Battle at the Ring: Audi R8 Vs. Audi R8

There were a ton of great battles all-race-long, though this one in particular caught our eye: #4 and #29 Audi R8s duking it out through the menacing course while dealing with a lot of traffic.

By Peter Nelson | June 25, 2019
Wild SCG003C At Nurburgring 24H

At the hands of Jeff Westphal, the #704 won pole and was…

By Winding Road Staff | June 07, 2017
Video: Driving The Nürburgring In An F1 Car

We mentioned a few weeks back that Mercedes was loaning seven-time F1 world champion Michael Schumacher an F1 car to lap the notorious Nürburgring Nordschleife. Now we have video of that incredible event, with Schumi heading out on track behind an A45 AMG, a CLA45 AMG, an SLS AMG Black Series, and an SLS AMG GT3 racer.

By Brandon Turkus | May 21, 2013
The Fastest Lap? Schumacher To Lap Nürburgring In F1 Car

Retired for the second time, you’d be forgiven for thinking seven-time F1 World Champion Michael Schumacher would be taking it easy. Maybe he’d take one of his Harleys out for a ride here and there, or have a nice game of golf, tennis, or soccer. Nope, not even close.

By Brandon Turkus | April 26, 2013
Racing In The Wet (With Videos)

Spring is officially here, which means wet weather should be on its way. And while some races get called off with even the slightest bit of moisture, for many other series, the thinking is that “the show must go on.”

By John Beltz Snyder | March 22, 2013
Video: Tanner Foust Laps The Nurburgring… In A Raptor?

Well, here’s your bizarre video for the day. This is all-around awesome driver and host of Top Gear US Tanner Foust, swinging and sliding a 411-horsepower, 6000-pound Ford F-150 SVT Raptor around the legendary Nürburgring. Yes, a Raptor on the Nürburgring.

By Brandon Turkus | March 07, 2013
Rumors: Spy Shots—Subaru BRZ STI

The spy shooters over at Automobile caught what appears to be a prototype of the highly anticipated STI version of Subaru’s celebrated BRZ sportscar doing some testing at The Green Hell—a.k.a. the Nurburgring racetrack in Germany.

By Doran Dal Pra | November 01, 2012
Super Bowl Ads: Cadillac Goes To (Green) Hell

Super Bowl ads are usually over-the-top, budget-busting spectacles that last only slightly longer than a Kardashian wedding. It’ for that reason that this ad by Cadillac, set to debut on Sunday during the Super Bowl, is so refreshing.

By Brandon Turkus | January 30, 2012
Sabine Wants You… To Help Save The Nürburgring

As automotive enthusiasts, there are precious few safe places for us to go and truly test the machines that we love. Racetracks, besides being a place to discover a vehicle’s full potential, also act as a hub for car enthusiasts across the world. People meet, trade stories, and generally enjoy the unique culture of the automotive world.

By Brandon Turkus | December 20, 2010

Categories

The Guide to Road Racing: Winding Road Magazine's ultimate guide to getting your start in racing.

Table of Contents

EMAIL SIGN UP

Get the latest driving and racing news straight to your inbox.

no thanks

Begin typing your search above and press return to search.