More evidence hinting at a production version of BMW’s M3 GT4.
The latest 997 GT3 RS has lapped the ring in 7 minutes 33 seconds, unofficially..
Hot Hatch heaven and thrills from Das Green Hell 24HR Rennen, plus Ford Focus RS tracktest, B-road blast in Renault’s R26-R, First drive of VW’s Scirocco TSi and Subaru’s Impreza 330S STi, Nurburgring 24hr exclusive with Tim Schrick’s amazing Aston and the rest of the mentalists. Also ROAD 2 for all things two-wheeled.
“An excellent in-car view of a Viper and GT3 Cup car racing at the Nurburgring” – PeteW
Two weeks ago, Land Motorsport went for the outright lap record of the Ring in their 997 RSR. They achieved 7:03.28, but on the next lap this happened…
Watch Michael Vergers as he breaks the Nürburgring Nordschleife production car lap record in a Radical SR8 (with commentary from Michael). Brave? Certainly. But was it really in the spirit of the term “production car”?
“Derek Bell takes his old company car on a 6 minute 41 second lap of the Nurburgring – awesome driving and some great commentary as the Porsche 956 puts 650bhp to work around the ‘ring!” – Stig
“To compliment the classic ‘Faszination’ clip – here’s the later version” – Mark34bn
“I think this is one of most stunning videos and showcases BRILLIANT and cold as ice (no helmet, 80s style short sleeve shirt) driving! and the car is ace, too!” – Andreas (from Austria)
Road Nurburgring Nordschleife special issue: Sponsored by KW Suspensions. Circuit Guide, GT-R Race Academy, BMW 135i, 350Z & KW GT-R, GT3 RS, TTS & GTI tackle the RMA ‘ringfest mit Tim Schrick and Sabine Schmitz, plus mental rentals..
BMW have released a promotional video of the X5 M providing official confirmation of the next models to be launched by M GmbH.
We’ve already seen spy-pictures of a pre-production X6 M and German magazine AutoBild were invited last week to drive the X6 M at the Nurburgring, so production isn’t far away.
For anyone with a little spare time on their hands and willing to keep an eye on the Nurburgring Webcam, you might like to…