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9Fall in love with the madness of the Nürburgring 24-hour race

We like the 24 Hours of Le Mans just fine. With the world's manufacturers in attendance and a varied field of classes and cars circling a high-speed circuit that's partially hewn from public roads, the appeal of the crown jewel of endurance racing is obvious. But, if you're tired of all the Le Mans love, there is another 24-hour race that is arguably more exciting and more extreme – we're talking the Nürburgring.

21Subaru reveals WRX STI racecar for 24 Hours of Nürburgring [w/video]

Subaru has announced that it will be running a race-spec version of the upcoming WRX STI in the 24-hour race at the Nürburgring in June. The 2014 race will mark the seventh year in a row that Subaru has campaigned a car at the day-long Ring race, but this will be the first race outing for the new WRX STI, which isn't set to debut until next week at the Detroit Auto Show.

16James Glickenhaus claims fastest lap by a Ferrari ever on the 'Ring

According to the timing sheets for the Nürburgring 24-Hour race, the now-hybridized P4/5 Competizione set a lap time of 6:51 during qualifying. That would make it faster than the "Production-Derived Sports Car" record of 6:58.16 set by the Ferrari 599XX in 2010, and the fastest Ferrari-powered vehicle to ever run the 'Ring.

18Gran Turismo 5 creator competing in 24 Hours of Nürburgring

Kazunori Yamauchi, the creator of the Gran Turismo franchise, has jumped back into real-world racing. The mastermind behind one of the most popular racing video game series on the planet recently campaigned a Nissan GT-R in the four-hour Nürburgring VLR alongside Tobias and Michael Shulze and the founder of Opera Performance, Yasuyoshi Yamamoto. The team's car is reportedly the spitting image of the GT500 Stealth GT-R from Gran Turismo 5, and word has it that the four-man team is out to com

5Biogas fueled Volkswagen Sciroccos finish 1-2-3 in class at Nurburgring

Volkswagen Scirocco GT24-CNG – Click above for high-res image gallery

20Unexpected winner crowned at Nürburgring 24 Hours [SPOILER]

24 Hours of Nurburging – Click above for high-res image gallery

17Porsche 911 hybrid retires after leading Nürburgring 24 for 8 hours

Porsche 911 GT3 R Hybrid – Click above for high-res image gallery

6Nine hours in Porsche 911 GT3 R hybrid battling for lead in Nurburgring 24

Porsche 911 GT3 R hybrid – Click above for high-res image gallery

11Porsche 911 GT3 R Hybrid competes first shakedown at the 'Ring [w/video]

Nico Hülkenberg drives the Porsche GT3 R Hybrid – Click above to watch video after the jump

9Spy Shots: Competition-spec Aston Martin Rapide spotted testing on 'Ring

Competition-spec Aston Martin Rapide for the Nürburgring 24-Hour race – Click above for high-res image gallery

33Lexus LF-A dons new livery ahead of Nürburgring 24-hour race

Click above for a hi-res gallery of the Lexus LF-A Nürburgring 24 racer

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