Tag Archive: Nurburgring Nordschleife

Jun 22

The hunter becomes the hunted: Catsburg gets ready to defend WTCC title lead

WTCC Race of PortugalThe hunter becomes the hunted: Catsburg gets ready to defend WTCC title leadNicky Catsburg will start WTCC Race of Portugal leading the FIA World Touring Car Championship having gone from hunter to hunted after snatching the title lead from home hero Tiago Monteiro at the Nürburgring Nordschleife last month.

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Jun 03

WTCC special report: How the ‘Ring Rookies fared

Find out how they fared from left to right

WTCC special report: How the ‘Ring Rookies faredSix FIA World Touring Car Championship drivers were racing on the legendary Nürburgring Nordschleife for the first time when WTCC Race of Germany took place last weekend. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jun 02

WTCC: What does it take to win at the ‘Ring?

Nürburgring Nordschleife

What does it take to win at the ‘Ring in the WTCC?Polestar Cyan Racing claimed an historic FIA World Touring Car Championship win triple on the Nürburgring Nordschleife last week with success in WTCC MAC3, the Opening Race and Main Race. Read the rest of this entry »

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May 26

WTCC : Néstor Girolami grabs opening race pole at the Nürburgring

FIA WTCC Race of Germany

Girolami grabs WTCC Opening Race pole at the NürburgringArgentinian duo and Nürburgring Nordschleife rookies Néstor Girolami and Esteban Guerrieri will share the front row of the grid for the Opening Race at FIA WTCC Race of Germany. Read the rest of this entry »

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May 25

WTCC: Campos Racing and Guerrieri meet the “Green Hell”

The picturesque Nürburgring Nordschleife plays host to Round Four of the World Touring Car Championship

FLF_03717005_11107Campos Racing and their driver in the World Touring Car Championship will contest the fourth round of the World Touring Car Championship to take place at Nürburgring Nordschleife – the “Green Hell” and the spirit of the older races- next weekend.

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May 22

WTCC Race of Germany facts and stats

WTCC Race of Germany takes place at the hugely challenging Nürburgring Nordschleife from 25-27 May

WTCC Race of Germany facts and statsHere are essential facts and stats ahead of the eagerly anticipated FIA World Touring Car Championship counter. Read the rest of this entry »

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May 19

WTCC: World’s toughest track awaits racers

Nürburgring Nordschleife Race preview

Race preview: World’s toughest track awaits WTCC racersFIA World Touring Car Championship racers will face a challenge like no other next week (25-27 May) when they try to tame the legendary Nürburgring Nordschleife – venue of WTCC Race of Germany and ranked by many as the toughest track on the planet. Read the rest of this entry »

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Mar 29

Nico Verdonck: “Impatient to continue 24 Hours Nürburgring preparation”

We continue our preparation for the enormous challenge of the 24 Hours of the Nürburgring

Nico Verdonck Impatient to continue 24 Hours Nürburgring preparationFollowing a successful start to the campaign at VLN 1, Nico will again join Bentley Team ABT at the the Nürburgring Nordschleife on the 8th April as they both continue their preparation for the 24 Hours Nürburgring. Read the rest of this entry »

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Mar 28

Eight DTM drivers in the ‘Green Hell’

A special kind of preparation for the season

René Rast im Audi R8 LMS10 days prior to the final DTM pre-season tests at the Hockenheimring Baden-Württemberg (03rd to 06th April), eight DTM drivers felt the desire to make a trip to the Eifel.

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May 03

WTCC: Sabine Schmitz plans return and admits “I must be crazy to go up against ace touring car racers”

History-making German to combine Top Gear TV commitments with WTCC comeback

WTCC - Sabine Schmitz plans return Sabine Schmitz will make her eagerly-awaited return to the FIA World Touring Car Championship when the WTCC heads back to the toughest track of them all – the fearsome Nürburgring Nordschleife – later this month. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jul 04

Nico Rosberg and Lewis Hamilton drive two historic Silver Arrows on the Nürburgring Nordschleife

Nico in a Type W 196 and Lewis in a Type W 154

2013-07-04 - Nurburgring - Nico Rosberg - Lewis Hamilton  (3)On Thursday 4th July, the team warmed up for its home race in Germany by sending its two drivers out on a lap of the Nordschleife at the Nürburgring in two historic Silver Arrows. Read the rest of this entry »

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Apr 25

Michael Schumacher to drive 2011 Formula 1 Silver Arrow on Nürburgring Nordschleife

May 19th before the start of the 24-hour race around the Nürburgring

2011-07-21 - Michael Schumacher (2)On Sunday 19th May 2013 before the start of the 24-hour race around the Nürburgring, seven-time Formula 1 world champion Michael Schumacher will take to the track.

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Jun 25

Difficult first qualifying session

For Team BMW Motorsport on the Nürburgring-Nordschleife

Nurburgring logoALMS BMW Corvette 20100928The first qualifying session at the Nürburgring 24 Hours (DE) did not go according to plan for Team BMW Motorsport. The no. 7 BMW M3 GT was lying eighth overall by the end of the four-hour evening session. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jun 14

Triple Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge Canada winner to represent Canada at the Nurburgring

Ottawa native Perry Bortolotti will compete against some of world’s most talented racers in Porsche Carrera World Cup

2011-06-10_06062011-06-10_0592In a sport filled with unique events, cars and personalities, few will argue that the Porsche Carrera World Cup race at the Nurburgring is truly one of a kind. On June 25, winning Porsche drivers from around the world will gather to compete on one of the world’s most storied and most challenging racetracks – the Nurburgring Nordschleife. Read the rest of this entry »

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Apr 28

Williams F1 acquires majority share in Williams Hybrid Power (updated)

Formula 1 pilot Nico Hülkenberg makes successful Nordschleife debut

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PorscheWilliams F1 today confirmed that is has acquired a majority shareholding in Williams Hybrid Power (WHP), increasing its existing 40% stake in the company to 78%. Read the rest of this entry »

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May 26

Mailleux claims third in class at Nurburgring 24 hours

Making his debut at the legendary event 

Frenchman Franck Mailleux has finished third in class and 20th overall at the famed Nurburgring 24 Hours in Germany, as part of the five-strong Volkswagen Motorsport factory team. Read the rest of this entry »

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Apr 17

This weekend the second VLN race

Everything is ready for the second race of the VLN

The German endurance championship on the legendary Nurburgring Nordschleife track. Read the rest of this entry »

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