Nurburgring News

News direct from the Nordschleife.

New Nürburgring ticket system coming in 2015


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With new owners and a profit-led outlook, it was only natural that the Nürburgring would be shook up a little bit. But nobody saw this coming...

>> Read the full story after the jump >>

Official Nordschleife video released


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With the appointment of an official social media guy, and even the creation of a Youtube channel, it looks like the Nürburgring management are slowly catching up with the rest of the world. This is their latest effort to market themselves to us digital citizens.

And it's rather pretty!

>> See the full video after the jump >>

Nürburgring sold to Capricorn for 100 million


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The Nürburgring has been sold to German automotive firm Capricorn Group for a figure totalling over €100m, including €25m of investment in the current infrastructure promised. 

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Is the Nuerburgring sold yet?


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While our American cousins shout patriotic slogans and airbrush gigantic eagles above the Karussell (really, I'm serious, click here) I've been following the impending sale closely.

And it's not a done-deal quite yet...

>> Read more here >>

No more Bridge To Gantry?! UPDATED & SOLVED


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For many years the "Bridge To Gantry" timing method has been the defacto standard for the more competitive tourist driver at the Nürburgring Nordschleife, and even the odd manufacturer and tuner. But today that method appears to be in jeopardy!

PANIC OVER - check the update!

>> Read more and see the photos after the jump >>

€275 million for the Nürburgring? What's Wong with that?



The Nürburgring bidding process hit a new low today. After the ADAC's cheapskate bid was rejected, another one has gone public. And it reads like the plot to a comedy-crime drama.

>> Read more here >>

Nissan GTR Nismo claims 7m08s laptime of the Nürburgring



For all you GTR fans, and I know there's more than a couple in the BTG ranks, I have some very interesting news. Less than 24-hours ahead of the Nismo's official Tokyo Motorshow introduction, I can share some leaked information with you...

>> Read the full story and watch a video after the jump >>


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