N24 Confirmed, but no spectators allowed.

In these strange and troubling times, we should really be glad that the Nürburgring 24-hour can go ahead at all. But I’d be lying if I said that I was totally happy about today’s decision. 

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Nürburgring *carefully* relaxes Brünnchen & Pflanzgarten parking restrictions.

Good news for Nürburgring TF fans this weekend, as the Nürburgring organisation are carefully relaxing the current parking and spectating restrictions currently in place at Pflanzgarten and Brünnchen.

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F1 returns to the Nürburgring this October

After weeks of rumours, the final confirmation seems imminent. F1 looks set to return to Nürburgring GP track from October 9th ’til the 11th.

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Nürburgring F1 2020: the circus returns this October

After weeks of rumours, the final confirmation seems imminent. F1 looks set to return to Nürburgring GP track from October 9th ’til the 11th.

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VIDEO: There’s a 1200hp Lamborghini aiming for a laptime at the Nürburgring

Twin-turbo Lambo’s are nothing new. But tearing up the McDonald’s carpark in down-town Miami is a bit different to setting a Nüburgring laptime. Which is exactly what Zyrus Engineering are doing with their open-class, 1200hp Lamborghini Huracan racecar.

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Asphalt Børning trailer includes Nürburgring Nordschleife footage

Fans of the Børning 3 movie and followers of BTG instagram and BTG facebook might have noticed the story of a tuned-up yellow Mustang getting towed by the Polizei just hours before filming was supposed to begin. Did you miss it? Don’t worry, let me recap…

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Nürburgring Nordschleife Trackdays Calendar 2020

It’s finally time to update the Nürburgring Nordschleife trackdays calendar for 2020. Why now? Because the Coronavirus lockdown and various travel restrictions, have all impacted the 2020 Nürburgring racing schedule. This has in turn disrupted the Nürburgring public opening times.

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Nürburgring re-opens, but not without these changes…

The Nürburgring Nordschleife has officially re-opened, and May’s touristenfahrten (public driving) dates have been officially confirmed (see bottom of page).

But we are living in a post-coronavirus world, and as you might have guessed, there are some SERIOUS changes. I wrote about my first weekend of ‘post-rona’ lapping on Road&Track magazine last week. But here’s the short version of what you need to know: Continue reading Nürburgring re-opens, but not without these changes…

CLOSED: The Nürburgring closures, reschedules and disruptions so far…

It’s with a heavy heart I’ve finally relented to the crushing realities of SARS-CoV-2 and am updating the BTG blog accordingly. As a self-employed motorsports guy with 3 dependents, I have a very practical stake in the health of both the Nürburgring Nordschleife and its famous Touristenfahrten sessions. I have been dreading this post. But it’s time to face facts…

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