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    Official: Subaru reveals WRX STI racecar for 24 Hours of Nürburgring [w/video]
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    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 ...

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    Video: See and hear the 24 Hours of Nürburgring as if you were there
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    Endurance races attract a special kind of motorsports fan, and as far as we can tell, they're the same all over the world: to enjoy 12 or 24 hours of racing they'll camp out for four or five days, they have no problem parking expensive cars in the mud - or sleeping in it, they come prepared to ...

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    Teased: Aston Martin teases "very special concept" to be unveiled May 19 [w/video]
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    We knew Aston Martin was taking three cars to the Nürbrurgring 24-Hour race this weekend, they being a V12 Vantage GT3 car, the Rapide S Hybrid Hydrogen concept and a V12 Vantage N24 that is close to road-legal. We've just discovered that the automaker is bringing a fourth, a concept to be ...

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    Motorsports: Schumacher to drive Mercedes F1 car on Nürburgring Nordschleife
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    In advance of this year's 24 Hours of Nürburgring race, and as a "thank you" to German motorsports fans, Mercedes-Benz has arranged quite the driving demonstration at the legendary German track. Seven-time Formula One World Champion Michael Schumacher will pilot a the Mercedes AMG Petronas ...

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    Official: Porsche 911 Carrera S nails down 7:37.9 'Ring time [w/video]
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    Porsche released a video of its 911 Carrera S lapping the Nürburgring last month, and with a time of 7:37.9, the quintessential sports coupe continues to impress. With Timo Kluck behind the wheel, this Carrera S posted better times around the 'Ring than the 997 911 Turbo and, according to ...

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    Video: Lexus / Gazoo Racing Nürburgring video is a tribute to perseverance
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    It was a little more than four years ago that Lexus announced it would campaign an LFA in the Nürburgring 24-hour race. From 2008 with a black prototype that no one would talk about, the Gazoo Racing LFA has raced every year since and suffered breakdowns, fires, more mechanical issues and ...

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    Motorsports: James Glickenhaus claims fastest lap by a Ferrari ever on the 'Ring
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    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 ...

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    Spy Shots: Nissan GT-R 24h Nürburgring race car caught testing
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    Nissan announced earlier in the month that it would be fielding a factory team in the 24 Hours of Nürburgring, piloting a 2012 GT-R. The car is reportedly a Club Track Edition, a race-ready derivative sold in Japan, and our spy shooters have spotted it out in the wild. The car is only ...

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    Official: Toyota to field GT 86 pair at the Nürburgring 24 - could WRC be far behind? [w/video]
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    You don't build a chassis as superbly balanced and capable as that which underpins the Subaru BRZ, Toyota GT 86 and Scion FR-S without taking it racing. Fortunately the Japanese auto marques involved have plenty of competition spirit coursing through their veins, and are already gearing up to ...

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    2011 24 Hours of Nürburgring in the books [Spoilers]
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    2011 24 Hours of Nürburgring – Click above for high-res image gallery
    The 2011 24 Hours of Nürburgring race came to a close under sunny skies today, with a Porsche 911 GT3 RSR taking the overall win after setting a new distance record of 156 laps (2,511 miles) of the grueling ...

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    Video: Mini JCW Coupe Endurance racer hits the track
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    Mini is taking its latest toy to the Nürburgring. The 2012 Mini Coupe has been outfitted with John Cooper Works Endurance regalia in preparation for entry into this year's Nürburgring 24 Hours. Under the hood, a race-prepped, 250-horsepower version of the same forced-induction four-pot ...

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    2012 BMW M5 unveiled at Nürburgring 24
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    We Attend The Official F10 BMW M5 Coming-Out Party, Hobnob With Its Project Manager We have seen it hinted and teased and glossily presented all over the internet, so we flew ourselves to the Nürburgring 24-hour affair and got all over her. Of course, we're talking about the long-awaited ...

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    Video: P4/5 Competizione takes on the Nürburgring
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    James Glickenhaus's P4/5 Competizione made its debut at the Nürburgring this weekend ahead of the actual running of the Nürburgring 24 Hours. The test sessions reportedly went well and got as much hype and attention (yep, we're guilty as charged...) as anything Glickenhaus's now-famous ...

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    New images of the P4/5 Competizione
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    James Glickenhaus' P4/5C takes shape – Click above for image gallery
    The Ferrari P4/5C that will race in next year's Nürburgring 24 is taking shape. All we have at this point are a bunch of shots of carbon fiber bodywork being wrapped around the roll cage and structure, but shouldn't ...

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    Video: Inside P4/5 Competizione - Part 1
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    The story of the P4/5 Competizione – Click above to watch video after the jump
    The story of James Glickenhaus' P4/5 Competizione continues with Chapter 1 of the story put together by Kinetic Fin. The car has long been in gestation, and although we have no idea how many chapters will be ...

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    Report: Porsche 918 Spyder to contest 2011 Nürburgring 24
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    Porsche 918 Spyder – Click above for high-res image gallery
    Porsche made an impressive showing at the 24 Hours of Nürburgring this year with its 911 GT3 R Hybrid. But don't think for even one power-boosted second that its hybrid initiative was a one-time affair for the Stuttgart-based ...

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    Unexpected winner crowned at Nürburgring 24 Hours [SPOILER]
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    24 Hours of Nurburging – Click above for high-res image gallery
    The 24 Hours of Nürburgring took place this weekend with an enormous starting field of over 200 cars. The enduro features a huge array of classes, including GT2, GT3 and touring cars, with everything from Honda Civics to ...

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    Porsche 911 GT3 R Hybrid competes first shakedown at the 'Ring [w/video]
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    Nico Hülkenberg drives the Porsche GT3 R Hybrid – Click above to watch video after the jump
    Nico Hülkenberg introduced the Porsche GT3 R Hybrid to a few of his friends past week, one named "baptism," the other named "fire." The Williams Formula 1 pilot got behind the wheel of the ...

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    Spy Shots: Competition-spec Aston Martin Rapide spotted testing on 'Ring
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    Competition-spec Aston Martin Rapide for the Nürburgring 24-Hour race – Click above for high-res image gallery
    Aston Martin announced its intent to race a lightly modified Rapide at this year's Nürburgring 24-hour race, and what has to happen before that? Testing. Here is the ...

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    Report: Akio Toyoda sitting out this year's Nürburgring 24
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    2010 Lexus LFA racer – Click above for high-res image gallery
    Toyota CEO Akio Toyoda has his hands full. In addition to the day-to-day rigors of running the largest automaker in the world, Toyoda is busy combating the negative press and apologizing profusely for the massive amount of ...

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