Tag Archive: Nurburgring

Oct 10

ArtLine Engineering: with own chassis on the FIA F3 EC grid

And they are determined to soon challenge the established manufacturer Dallara, with their ARTTech P315

On the penultimate race weekend of the 2015 season, at the Nürburgring, ArtLine Engineering made their FIA Formula 3 European Championship debut.

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Oct 07

Final weight distribution: Wehrlein to race the heaviest car

Rarely this year, the results were as mixed as in the Nürburgring sessions

None of the manufacturers was able to dominate the race action and consequently, the order in the rankings of the sessions featured a nice brand mix.

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Oct 01

Fast rookies and Green’s brake problems

The 69.000 spectators at the Nürburgring were provided top-class entertainment.

Numerous wheel-to-wheel battles, spectacular overtaking and a thrilling fight for the championship lead. And while Pascal Wehrlein failed to win the title early, one could witness – inter alia – several drivers celebrating on the podium that aren’t regulars at the front end of the field.

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Sep 26

Martin celebrates second DTM success

Wehrlein closes up to title win

In their home race at the Nürburgring, Maxime Martin and his BMW team RMG celebrated victory in their home round at the Nürburgring.

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Sep 23

Flat out on the way to the home straight – DTM at the Nürburgring

It is the benchmark for every other racetrack – the Nürburgring stands for pure motor-racing tradition.

2015-08-30-Sunday-0043 The 3.629-kilometre GP circuit located in the Eifel often has witnessed drivers, teams and manufacturers making history. And now, from 25th to 27th September, 2015, Audi, BMW and Mercedes-Benz will provide the Nürburgring crowds another enthralling fight, with two drivers arguably taking centre stage, in the penultimate race meeting of the season: Pascal Wehrlein and Mattias Ekström, the hottest contenders for the 2015 DTM crown.

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Sep 20

McLaren wins iRacing.com GT500 at the Nürburgring (updated)

Chiyo, Reip, Buncombe take 2015 Blancpain Endurance drivers title

2015 BLANCPAIN ENDURANCE SERIES CHAMPIONSAfter what was arguably the most exciting race of the season, Katsumasa Chiyo, Wolfgang Reip and Alex Buncombe took the 2015 Blancpain Endurance Series drivers title.

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Sep 13

Formula Renault 3.5 Series: Strakka Racing one-two at the Nürburgring

Strakka Racing showed the others how it is done

placeholder+imageUnpredictable rain, a tyre gambles and virile passing moves summed up race two of the weekend for the Formula Renault 3.5 Series at the Nürburgring.

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Sep 12

Formula Renault 3.5 Series: Oliver Rowland sets his first record

“I want to thank the team because it has accomplished a fantastic job in order for us to have the best car possible.” – Oliver Rowland

Formula Renault 3.5 Series - NürburgringOliver Rowland (Fortec Motorsports) won the pole position, took the victory and set the fastest lap in race one of the Formula Renault Series 3.5 this Saturday at the Nürburgring.

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Sep 11

Formula Renault 3.5 Series: Advantage Rowland in Nürburgring practice

“Practice went quite well. I think that we made a big step forward this afternoon” – Oliver Rowland

Formula Renault 3.5 Series - NürburgringLeader in the general classification, Oliver Rowland (Fortec Motorsports) posted fastest lap during the Formula Renault 3.5 Series collective tests at the Nürburgring.

Sep 11

Multiple title candidates at Nürburgring season finale

Blancpain Endurance Series – Round 5 – Nürburgring

Blancpain Endurance Series logo At the iRacing.com GT500, the final round of the 2015 Blancpain Endurance Series, four of the six titles are still up for grabs. Both in the Pro Cup and the Am Cup there are several teams and drivers who can still lay their hands on one of the most coveted crowns in GT Racing. Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 09

Formula Renault 3.5 Series: The turn of the ‘Ring!

No time for the World Series by Renault to catch it’s breathe in this month of September!

Following Silverstone last weekend, the competitors now head to another motor racing monument: the Nürburgring. Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 31

Jones holds off Tagliani to win in Canada

Alex Tagliani lost a gear in the final lap

Jones holds off Tagliani to win in CanadaTagliani thought he would have time to take one more clean shot at Jones through the final series of turns, but a broken third gear took that chance away

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Aug 30

6 Hours of the Nurburgring: Porsche beat Audi to win at Home in Germany (updated)

Manthey complete perfect day for Porsche

2015-08-30 - SundayPorsche Team took a memorable 1-2 finish on home soil at the Nurburgring today as the No.17 Porsche 919 Hybrid car claimed a maiden win for Mark Webber, Timo Bernhard and Brendon Hartley. It was the second consecutive WEC win for Porsche after its Le Mans triumph in June.

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Aug 29

Porsche claim front-row at Nurburgring (+photos)

The two Porsche 919 Hybrid LMP1 racers will start from the front row for tomorrow’s 6 Hours of Nürburgring

2015-08-29 - SaturdayRomain Dumas and Marc Lieb shared the qualifying driving duties to register a best two lap average of 1m36.473s in the No 18 Porsche 919 Hybrid. This eclipsed the second Porsche 919 Hybrid entry, driven by Mark Webber and Timo Bernhard, by just 0.069s.

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Aug 29

Porsche head Audi in incident packed FP3 at Nürburgring (+video)

Porsche fought back in Free Practice 3 at Nurburgring this morning with a conclusive 1-2 in the 60-minute session

In cool but dry and sunny conditions, Marc Lieb set a best lap of 1m36.036 in the No.18 Porsche 919 Hybrid. The local ace headed the sister No.17 Porsche 919, which in the hands of Mark Webber stopped the clocks at 1m36.647s. Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 25

Alpine set for Nürburgring return

2015 6 Hours of Nürburgring

2015-28-03-68The FIA World Endurance Championship (WEC) visits Germany for the first time with this weekend’s 6 Hours of Nürburgring. Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 24

DTM to keep on racing at the Nürburgring in the coming years

DTM will keep on racing at the Nürburgring, in the fairly long term

DTM - Nürburgring A contract for the years up to and including 2017 now was signed by capricorn Nürburgring GmbH (CNG) and DTM promoter ITR. Since its debut appearance back in 1984, DTM contested a total of 69 races at the Nürburgring. Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 21

WEC – A lap of the Nürburgring In Toyota’s Simulator (+video)

How does one resist the lure of the Nordschleife (north loop) of the Nürburgring?

Even in a simulator, it’s almost impossible! And Toyota programmed it into its simulator as the 6 Hours of Nürburgring, fourth round of the FIA World Endurance Championship (WEC), will take place at the circuit designed for F1. Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 14

German teams and drivers head to Nürburgring for First WEC race at home

6 Hours of Nürburgring on the 28-30 August

On the 30 August eight cars and ten drivers will be flying the German flag at home as the World Endurance Championship will race in Germany for the first time at the historic Nürburgring.    Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 13

Full package of family entertainment at the 6 Hours of Nürburgring

The WEC’s inaugural visit to Germany will be the first race since the 24 Hours of Le Mans in June

A weekend of action-packed family entertainment will be on offer for everyone visiting the 6 Hours of Nürburgring, the fourth round of the 2015 World Endurance Championship which will take place between 28-30 August.

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