The interesting things I saw in iPool at lunchtime

I saw many interesting cars at lunchtime today, and I’m going to share them here. Including, but not limited to, fast Subarus, fast Golfs, electric cars and three-cylinder turbos… Continue reading The interesting things I saw in iPool at lunchtime

N24: GetSpeed brought more than a couple of Porsches to this race

This year’s 24-hours of Nürburgring will go down in the history books for so many reasons. While others choose to fix their gaze on the negatives surrounding the 2015 race (speed limits and tougher qualification rules resulting in a 25% drop in entries), I want to look at the positives.

“It’s all about the fans,” enthuses Adam Osieka. “They come first, everything else second. And for them, I think it was a great race.”

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VIDEO: Lamborghini Aventador SV goes sub-7

The Lamborghini Aventador is no stranger to the Nordschleife, and has been spotted testing here many times before.

But this video isn’t just any old testing, oh no. This is a wickedly fast  lap that makes the Porsche 918 hypercar look a little overpriced.

Check it out below:

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N24: The #underdog crosses the line after 24 hours of racing

Well, we did it. We took a 155,000 km street car and added a little over 1750kms at full race speed around the Nürburgring Nordschleife. Some people said not to, they said it was impossible, a waste of time and money. I think that we, Team BTG and Hipercars.de, proved them all wrong.

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N24: Don’t miss the end of the greatest endurance race!

With only 5hrs left of the Nürburgring 24-hour, it’s time to tune in and watch the finale of this spectacular race!

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N24: The underdog makes it into the night…

I’m buzzing, our pit box is on fire. Against all the odds we’re running third in class and, well, we’re still running!

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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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