N24: Only 1 hour to go… everything you need to know

“Some people think the winner will be clear today, but tomorrow at dawn, we’ll still have around ten hours to race,” says Sven Boechmann, data engineer at Getspeed.

It’s an important point, and one that’s relevant to every team on this grid. Because the Nürburgring 24-hour is almost ready to begin, and (as long as you have internet access) you’ll be able follow the race from more angles, and in more ways, than ever before! (ALL DETAILS INSIDE) Continue reading N24: Only 1 hour to go… everything you need to know

N24: Underqualified and overtired

We knew it wasn’t going to be easy, but we were ready for the challenge.

At least, we thought we were…

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Onboard 7m14s BTG with GetSpeed

A lot of people are asking me who is Adam, and why are GetSpeed featured on my blog? Well, as a new advertising partner, you might be forgiven for thinking this is just money talking…

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VIDEO: Full onboard lap of the ‘Ring with Loeb’s WTCC Citroën!

It’s the second-most-wanted video we’ve been waiting for since last month’s WTCC test day. Continue reading VIDEO: Full onboard lap of the ‘Ring with Loeb’s WTCC Citroën!

WTCC: Sir Jackie Stewart speaks

This latest WTCC video puts chills down my spine. It harks back to a time of danger, when lives were cheap and racers died every weekend.

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N24: We are the underdogs

It’s my second ever lap in the car, and this time it feels better. A lot better. My first lap was to bed in the brand new brakes, but a terrible resonance during cornering nearly scared me into exiting the track early at Pflanzgarten….

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The worst idea… IN THE WORLD

(or how BTG will contest the 24-hours of Nürburgring in a 13-year-old 4-door BMW)

Nearly a decade at the Nürburgring and countless laps, several jobs and a lot of my own mistakes means I should be a veritable font of good advice and solid opinions.

If only I would listen to some of this advice, I’d probably be OK…

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Jacky Ickx on what makes the Nordschleife so special (and dangerous)

Jacky Ickx is no stranger to danger. The six-times Le Mans winner cut his teeth on the ‘old’ circuits, including the Nordschleife.

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iRacing release Nordschleife teaser video

iRacing might be one of the toughest and most realistic simulators on the PC market. And soon it will boast a centimetre-accurate version of the Nürburgring Nordschleife…

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