It’s always nice to meet fellow internet car fans, and yesterday I had the pleasure of taking two of them for a passenger lap in my ‘work’ car – the BMW M6 GranCoupe Competition Package from RingTaxi.de. Continue reading Taking Shmee150 for a ringtaxi lap
Yes, there’s a testmule of the latest Bugatti Veyron at the Nürburgring this week.
No, it’s really not that fast. Damn. See just how amazingly not-fast the big Bugatti is in this video…
I’ll be honest, I’d almost forgotten about this video, which dropped on to YouTube only last week. It’s Christian Gebhardt doing the Sport Auto Superlap in the new Porsche Cayman GT4.
It’s a bold claim, especially when there’s a Veyron, several GT3s and a Lamborghini Huracan all testing at the same time. But this GT12 sounds AWESOME… judge for yourself!
Yesterday’s unexpected silver arrival at the Nürburgring Nordschleife carpark for “sighting laps”, coupled with tonight’s lack of public opening, meant that we were all expecting something exciting. And I think we just got it…
The old SLS AMG Black Series was, arguably, the finest application of the old 6.2-litre M159 V8. With 631hp it was apocalyptically quick with a soundtrack (and price tag) to match. So how is Affalterbach to beat that with its new poster boy, the AMG GT? Can two turbochargers make up for over two litres less swept capacity? This gives us a preview of the answer.
We’ve all seen the new 991-based GT3RS. I’ve seen the camo-clad test cars, and recently the stationary show-queens at Geneva and New York.
Those familiar with the Nürburgring on a quiet midweek night will all know that feeling. You’re on a good lap, everything’s smooth and there’s nobody on track. When all of a sudden, a motorcycle erupts past the left side of your car, the rider casually waving thanks for a move you didn’t even know about, let alone sanction… Continue reading AndyC. The man, the myth, the madness.
It’s the first week of another industry pool session…