Experiencing the Nürburgring Nordshleife during a Touristenfahrten session was one of the best experiences of my life. Being Canadian, I didn’t have a car to drive on the ‘ring so I rented a race car through Nurburgring UK. The car rental company is run by a guy named Dino, who is a third party that links you, the renter, with all the race car...more
Catholics have the Vatican. Baseball fans have Yankee Stadium. Racing fans have the Nürburgring. The best thing about the greatest auto racing track ever built is that you can (if you are brave enough) experience it for yourself. The track offers “Touristenfahrten” which means the storied race track turns into a toll road for a few hours every...more
I keep asking she who must be obeyed if I can take my car to this village. I've seen the place numerous times of BBC's 'Top Gear', so I kind of feel I know the place already.It is the home of the 'Nurburgring', the most impressive motor racing circuit on the planet. Once famously described as 'the Green Hell', it winds itself around 30 odd kms...more
It is a lot of fun, but you have to know, what to do, because it is very easy to land on your head.Before you buy a Quad, you should make some training, for example by Zakspeed.when you know it, lets use the offroad track near by Nurburgring, or drive in snow over the race track or during some race drive around the race track to see some...more
This kind of races have a lot tradition, they are known. I can not say if in some other 24 hours race can race 230 cars at once. It is great one week attractions, all around car and beer.The people camp around the race course for one week and enjoy the race. Usually there around 200 000 people on Nurburgring at this time. You can watch this race...more
VLN is the biggest racing serie in the world. It starts 10 times a year and the racers drive long distance, the shortest race is 3,5 hour, longest 6hours. Average of spectaculars is around 40 000 people. Maybe it is by foreigners less known as other series, because it happens just in Nürburgring. I have never been interested in racing and since I...more
High towering above the Eifel Region is the Nuerburg. The castle which can be accessed via various walking trails from Quiddelbach offers panoramic views across the region and the adjacent Nuerburg Ring Race Course. The castle was build by Graf Ulrich von Are and was completed in 1160. It was the centre of the Are district in today’s Eifel Region....more
On Saturday, 18 June 1927, the region around Adenau, Nürburg and Hohe Acht appeared as in its Sunday best. Visitors from all over the Reich and the rest of Europe is expected. The Nürburg-Ring - the word was then still written with a hyphen - is to be opened. The speakers remind the auditorium of the beginning of construction in 1925, during which...more
Here you can get italian food a la mama, but this is not the speciality of this restaurant. On the walls, ceiling and every free place here you can see pictures, trophys, signatures and parts of cars. It is hall of fame in Nurburgring. Frequently you can meet here a lot of stars of motor sport. During formel 1 you can meet here all people from this serie. Just book soon, it is almost the whole year full.
Favorite Dish: The argentinian steak from hot stone. I know it does not fit into italian food, this is just the one not italian dish in the menue. It is great, we are here almost every second weekend and I eat this damned steak everytime...
After people go from race they forget, that they are not race drivers, so please drive carefully.Also if you decide to come to nurburgring for a weekend with your car, drive carefully and mind your driving experience. The track is nor easy, don't worry if your first lap takes 20 mins, my has been even longer. Every day there are some crashes, so...more
The Eifel Region consists of plenty forested landscapes that are home to deer and wild boar as well as other game. Driving during the night may end suddenly when game jumps out into the road and every year hundreds of accidents, sometimes even fatal occur here. Hence take the foot of the gas and drive carefully – once you have hit a full grown deer...more
Clothing/Shoes/Weather Gear: Bring always warm clothes to Nurburg, it is quietly high and mostly it is raining here. Even in august I wear here winter jacket sometimes. So don't leave it at home. Good shoes are also impotant if you like to walk around the track.
It is possible to drive your own car or motor bike on the Nürburgring. The route used is the Nordschleife with a length of 20.8 km. However it is a challenging drive blind bends, blind, treacherous crests, steep inclinations as well as constantly changing road covering, and thus different frictional resistances make the Nordschleife one of the most...more