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    Sportauto runs 8:15 Nurburging lap in BMW 1 M Coupe

    2011 BMW 1 Series M Coupe - Click above for high-res image gallery
    The new BMW 1 Series M Coupe has finally taken a timed spin around the Nürburgring, and the results aren't bad. According to Sportauto, the rear-wheel-drive, 335-horsepower compact two-door ran an 8:15, putting it slightly ...

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    Pagani Zonda R reportedly sets new Nürburgring record

    Pagani Zonda R – Click above for high-res image gallery
    If you were blown away a couple of months ago when Ferrari broke the 7-minute barrier at the Nürburgring, then hold on to your hat, dear friend, because the Prancing Horse has just been bested by its own next-door ...

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    Video: 2011 WRX STI sedan runs 'Ring in 7:55, quickest ever for Subaru

    2011 Subaru WRX STI sedan at the Nürburgring – Click above for high-res image gallery
    Quick: What's the fastest production sedan in the world? Does it wear a Mercedes-Benz, Audi or BMW badge? What about the Porsche Panamera Turbo or the Cadillac CTS-V? There's no doubt that each of ...

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    Unexpected winner crowned at Nürburgring 24 Hours [SPOILER]

    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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    Video: BMW 1 Series M prototype makes an appearance at the 'Ring

    BMW 1 Series M prototype on the 'Ring – Click above to watch the video after the break
    The BMW 1 Series M is getting ever closer to production, and what appears to be a real production prototype has made its first appearance at the "Green Hell." The previously seen tacked-on rear fender ...

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    Video: Race-spec Mini E laps Nürburgring

    Mini E Race – Click above for high-res image gallery
    The 13-mile long Nürburgring Nordschleife is one of the most treacherous race tracks in the world, even on the best of days. Taking it on in the fog seems like a recipe for disaster. Nonetheless, that's exactly what a BMW engineering ...

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    Rumormill: Porsche hybrid to campaign at 24 hours of Nürburgring

    Porsche 911 GT3 R – Click above for high-res image gallery
    If a report from Autosport Japan is to be believed, Porsche could be readying a hybrid version of its 911 GT3 for this May's 24 Hours of Nürburgring race. With a gas-electric Cayenne on the way next year and a Panamera hybrid ...

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    VIDEO: Jay Leno recreates C'etait un Rendez-Vous on LA's "Nürburgring"

    Looks oddly familiar, no? - Click above to watch the video
    "Every major city must have a great race track hidden in it somewhere." So starts Jay Leno's first car mini-film, The Fast and the Famous. The conceit is this: like all car guys (and gals), Leno acknowledges that the greatest car movie ...

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    Porsche 911 GT3 RS reportedly laps the 'Ring in 7:33

    2010 Porsche 911 GT3 RS - click above image for hi-res gallery
    Another day, another Nurburgring time report! These posts are fun for a wide variety of reasons, not the last of which is the outpouring of love and understanding showered upon me whenever I link to my pal Jack's fascinating article ...

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    Spy Shots: BMW resurrecting the M3 CSL?

    We're not sure what to believe anymore. A bit over a year ago, reports surfaced that BMW was planning a successor to the E90-generation M3 CSL, a highly coveted, track-focused version of its legendary sports coupe. Within a month, the Bavarian automaker had announced that it was canceling the ...

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    Spy Shots: Lexus LF-A back on 'Ring wearing white

    Looks like the Lexus LF-A (LF-L?) might be closer to production than we had thought. The gang at NextAutos just posted spy pics of a very production-ready-looking white LF-A doing some more hotlapping at the Nordschleife. Although this ages-in-the-making supercar has been trotted out at several ...

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    VIDEO: Lexus LF-A racer gets its obligatory split-screen Nürburgring run on

    Lexus LF-A on the Nürburgring Nordschleife - click image above to watch the video
    This is fun. There's no "record" or anything like that at stake, just one man – Takayuki Kinoshita – and one supercar beating the stuffing out of each other on Germany's all too well known ...

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    VIDEO: On board the Radical SR8LM's record-setting Nürburgring lap

    Radical SR8LM sets the Nürburgring lap record – Click above to watch the video after the jump
    Some of the best sportscars on the road are those derived from racing machinery. But by the time you take them back to the racetrack...well, that's just backwards thinking. At least, that's ...

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    Radical SR8LM sets new Nürburgring record at 6:48

    Radical SR8LM at the 'Ring – Click above for image gallery
    What's the best way to set the fastest lap time for a street legal car? Make it as close to a race car as possible. And that's exactly what British carmaker Radical does best. They've held the Nürburgring Nordschleife lap ...

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    REPORT: Gumpert Apollo Sport sets new production car lap "record" at Nürburgring

    Gumpert Apollo Sport at the Nurburgring - Click above for high-res image gallery
    Porsche GT2? Get lost. Godzilla? Scram. Corvette ZR1? Take a hike. Dodge Viper ACR? Nothing but a big sissy. There's a new sheriff in Nordschleifeland and its name is Apollo, Gumpert Apollo. Actually, the proper ...

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    Spy Shots: Devon GTX chasing the production car 'Ring record

    Why it was just last week that we talked about the Devon GTX "setting" the one lap "record" at Laguna Seca. We actually got on the horn and called Devon, begging asking for a detail or two about the GTX's upcoming reveal at Pebble Beach in just four short days (August 15). All we could get out of ...

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    Fun while it lasted: Porsche Panamera Turbo reportedly tops Cadillac CTS-V's 'Ring record

    2010 Porsche Panamera – Click above for high-res image gallery
    It's been just over a year since Cadillac captured the title of fastest production four-door car when John Heinricy circulated the Nürburgring's north loop with a CTS-V in under eight minutes. Considering the pace of ...

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    Bertone Mantide owner eyeing Corvette ZR1 Nürburgring record run?

    Bertone Mantide – Click above for high-res image gallery
    Some coachbuilt custom supercars are all show. But the owner of a Bertone Mantide is eager to prove that his has got the go to back up his show. Dan Watkins, the British gentleman-racer who bought the first Mantide, is so eager, in ...

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    Nissan reportedly preparing Nürburgring edition 370Z for the European market

    Nissan 370Z – Click above for a high-res image gallery
    While Nissan has been trying to master the Nürburgring in its flagship GT-R supercar, it was the one-rung-down 370Z which the Japanese automaker fielded at the track's 24-hour race last month. To commemorate the occasion, Nissan is ...

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    Lexus 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
    This time last year, the Lexus LF-A that competed in the ADAC Nürburgring 24 wore a decidedly un-glamorous "test-mule matte black" finish. This year, Toyota's entering two of its ten-cylinder supercars in the race, ...


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