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Nurburgring News

News direct from the Nordschleife.

Your last chance to get a FREE BTG T-shirt and discount trackday!

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If you want to enjoy a Nürburgring trackday with a £30 discount AND a free T-shirt, then time is RUNNING out. I am submitting the final order to the T-shirt printer on MONDAY APRIL 13th. After that we will still have a couple of places (I think) but NO T-SHIRTS.

What is it?

Open pitlane trackday on the Nürburgring Nordschleife by Circuit-Days.co.uk for road cars and racing cars

When is it?

April 27th from 0800 to 1700

How much does it cost?

£470 (normally £500) per car including one driver. Extra drivers cost £20 and passengers cost £10.

Where do I book, and how do I claim my free T-shirt and BTG Discount?

>> Click this link to book your place << 

T-Shirts will be handed out at the briefing on the evening of April 26th at the Driver's Briefing and Sign-on, Hotel Lindner.

Original story and offer here.

BTG offers RingTaxi laps of the Nürburgring Nordschleife

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In a dramatic, exciting and ever-so-slightly terrifying twist to the BTG story, I'm delighted to announce that for the next couple of weeks I will be trialling a new partnership with RingTaxi. So not only can you contact me, book a ring taxi and enjoy the Nürburgring, but you'll also be driven by me. I'll even give you a free BTG sticker, just for booking with me.

Now on with the details!

Read more: BTG offers RingTaxi laps of the Nürburgring Nordschleife

From SNOW to GO: Nürburgring opens for 2015

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This was the scene at the first planned public opening of the official 2015 season at the Nürburgring Nordschleife. Despite yesterday's fantastic, sunny (and dry!) VLN Einstellfahrten, we were greeted with near-freezing temperatures and a fresh coating of snow.

Read more: From SNOW to GO: Nürburgring opens for 2015

BREAKING NEWS: F1 to return to Nürburgring in 2015

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Good morning from the Nürburgring, where the phones in the hotels are jammed with F1 teams and related businesses trying to book rooms for the weekend of July 18th-19th and the surrrounding days. Check out my calendar online here, and you'll spot a gaping window in the events schedule that week.

The local radio station SWR is also reporting that there will be an official announcement later today.

We'll bring you more news and official links ASAP!

   

 

A new standard for Nordschleife simulation?

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Yeah, I'm a geek. Guilty as charged. From GT6 vs VLN videos, to a massive T500RS steering wheel folded up behind the curtain, I love a good computer game. And 2015 is shaping up to be one hell of a year for my fellow gamers...

Read more: A new standard for Nordschleife simulation?

Vandals hit the 'ring, but it will "still open this week"

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Vandals struck the Nürburgring's construction work last weekend, but the management insists that the track will still open later this week.

Read more: Vandals hit the 'ring, but it will "still open this week"

Radical aim for new 'production' car lap record at the Nürburgring

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Radical Sportscar are aiming for a new production car lap record at the Nürburgring with their new RXC Turbo 500. In fact, they're so confident of their attempt that they've even included a date: August 2015. But is it hype, hysteria or a realistic proposition?

Read more: Radical aim for new 'production' car lap record at the Nürburgring

   

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