Nürburgring Nordschleife

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Falken Motorsports starts the 2019 racing season with a new Porsche

Falken Motorsports is starting the 2019 racing season with a new Porsche 911 GT3 R, which will be used alongside the proven BMW M6 GT3 at the Nürburgring. With the racing cars from two premium car manufacturers, the Japanese tyre brand is continuing its successful 20-year commitment to motorsports on the Nordschleife. The new generation … Continue reading

Porsche At The Nordshcleife Video

Porsche has been on a dedicated victory tour in 2018, attempting to break lap records across Europe with their 919 Hybrid Evo LMP1 car. And the headline event was a recent trip to the Nordschleife, where the manufacturer’s sights were set on Stefan Bellof’s long-standing benchmark. Mobil 1 The Grid witnessed the effort as it … Continue reading

Timo Bernhard: From Nordschleife record to the sprint track

Timo Bernhard (37, GER, KÜS Team75 Bernhard) has had a busy few months, making his debut in the ADAC GT Masters, driving a Porsche 911 RSR in the 24 Hours of Le Mans, setting a new lap record on the Nürburgring Nordschleife at the wheel of a Porsche 919 Hybrid Evo and preparing for the … Continue reading

The 919 Tribute Tour: Behind the scenes of the lap record at the Nürburgring Nordschleife video

On June 29 Timo Bernhard (37, D) lapped the 20.8 kilometre (12.94 miles) Nürburgring Nordschleife race circuit in 5:19.55 minutes at the wheel of the Porsche 919 Hybrid Evo. Get a peek behind the scenes with Timo Bernhard and the Porsche LMP team in this video.

5:19.55 minutes: Porsche 919 Hybrid Evo takes record in the “Green Hell”

This Friday morning Timo Bernhard (D) lapped the 20.832 kilometre (12.94 miles) Nürburgring Nordschleife race circuit in 5 minutes and 19.55 seconds. This results in an average speed of 233.8 km/h (145.3 mph) on what is revered by race drivers, engineers and enthusiasts alike as the world’s most difficult track. Driving the Porsche 919 Hybrid … Continue reading

919 tribute on tour – the 956 and the 919 Hybrid at the 24h Nürburgring video

Time for two generations to unite: 35 years ago today, the Porsche 956 set up a lap record at the Nürburgring Nordschleife. Watch in this video how this legendary racecar celebrates this occasion with the 919 Hybrid Evo.