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Renault Megane R.S. Trophy-R takes Nurburgring record from Honda Civic Type R

Renault recaptures the front-wheel-drive record

Renault recaptures the front-wheel-drive record.

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Volkswagen prepares the ID.R for its Nurburgring record attempt

Battery optimization has been done at French racetracks

Battery optimization has been done at French racetracks.

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Mercedes-AMG One won't challenge Nurburgring record lap time

AMG boss says it 'could probably' beat Porsche 919 Evo mark, but won't

AMG boss says 'could probably' beat Porsche 919 Evo mark, but won't.

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Watch the Lamborghini Aventador SVJ break the Nurburgring lap record

Special-edition coupe takes the mantle back from the Porsche 911 GT2 RS

Special-edition coupe takes the mantle back from the Porsche 911 GT2 RS.

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Porsche 919 Hybrid Evo demolishes Nurburgring record — and the video is bonkers

Timo Bernhard's astonishing run looks like it's on fast-forward

Anyone trying to set a new record will have to get really close to five minutes.

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Jaguar XE SV Project 8 captures Nurburgring production sedan record

Move over Giulia Quadrifoglio.

It's the fastest sedan by a substantial margin.

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Alfa Romeo Stelvio Quadrifoglio is new SUV king of the 'Ring

It's 8 seconds faster than the previous record holder

Move over Porsche Cayenne.

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Porsche obliterates Nurburgring record with the new 911 GT2 RS

In fact, all six laps Porsche ran beat the old record

All Porsche's attempts were record-setting.

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Watch Subaru WRX STI's ripping record run at Nurburgring

Videos show the seriously fast 6:58.9 lap

It's quicker than a Viper ACR.

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Viper owners raising money to retake the Nurburgring lap record

The Porsche 918 currently holds the production-car crown.

Shipping two cars, two drivers, and renting the track isn't cheap.

This Mini just set a very long Nurburgring lap record

The driver deserves most of the credit, obviously.

It's a new two-wheel record, and we're not talking motorcycles.

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One Koenigsegg One:1 down, six remain after Nurburgring crash

Koenigsegg was testing for a possible record run. The test didn't end well.

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Nissan GT-R Nismo 'Ring time makes it track's 'fastest volume production car' [w/video]

Performance cars are fun to drive and all, but at the end of the day ,owners drop big bucks on what are often ridiculously unpractical vehicles for the bragging rights. And when it comes to ultimate bragging rights, few get more publicized than lap times for everyone's favorite stretch of German pavement, the Nürburgring. Enter the 2015 Nissan GT-R Nismo.

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Holden claims new 'Ring lap time record for trucks [w/video]

General Motors' thunder from Down Under, Holden, is claiming a new lap record at the Nürburgring... in the commercial and utility veh

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Schumacher to drive Mercedes F1 car on Nürburgring Nordschleife

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 F1 W02 – the team's 2011

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Nissan planning another Nürburgring record run with 2013 GT-R

Nissan is reportedly gearing up for another assault on the Nürburgring. According to The Truth About Cars, the company believes the refinements it made to the 2013 GT-R will be enough to skip the supercar around the track in record time. Chief Engineer Kazutoshi Mizuno says there's "quite a bit of margin" in the car's current 7-minut

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Harley-Davidson V-Rod hits the 'Ring while Yamaha R1 sets new lap record

It's been 10 years since Harley-Davidson decided to stick a pinkie toe into new product development with the V-Rod. The crew from Bridge to Gantry decided to celebrate the liquid-cooled V-Twin's birthday by taking it out for a little fun around the Nürburgring.

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Dodge releases official video of Viper ACR reclaiming 'Ring title

When Dodge first made waves about the company's Viper ACR whipping around the Nürburgring in 7:12, the world immediately began clamoring to see video of the lap in action. Well, clamor no more. Zach Bowman

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Lexus confirms LFA Nürburgring record with new footage

The Interwebs were recently aflutter with rumors that Lexus had set a new Nürburgring production car record with its LFA supercar. The Japanese automaker has stepped forward to lend credence those rumors... by producing an official video of the record-breaking 7:14.64 run. That figure represents a mighty quick 20.6-kilometer ja

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