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Porsche Reclaims Nürburgring Lap Record with Blistering Run

Porsche Reclaims Nürburgring Lap Record with Blistering Run

In June, a Porsche 911 GT2 RS equipped with the Manthey Performance Kit ran a blistering 6:43.300 lap at the Nürburgring Nordschleife. That incredible feat secured Porsche the record for fastest lap from a road-approved production car. Porsche last held the record for fastest lap from Sept. 20, 2017, to July 26, 2018. That car, a Porsche 911 GT2 RS driven by Lars Kern, ran a lap that was ultimately bested by two production vehicles. So for Porsche and Kern,…

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Volkswagen ID.R Sets Electric Nürburgring Record

Volkswagen ID.R Sets Electric Nürburgring Record

The Nürburgring-Nordschleife is one of the most demanding racetracks in the world. It is used to put some of the fastest and most innovative vehicles to the test. Earlier this summer, Volkswagen took its electric ID.R to Germany and set a new electric Nürburgring record. The ID.R made it around the track in 6:05.336 minutes. This beat the previous record by 40.564 seconds. Herbert Diess, Chairman of the Board of Management of Volkswagen Group, said, “The ID.R has mastered this…

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Volkswagen ID.R Sets Electric Nürburgring Record

Volkswagen ID.R Sets Electric Nürburgring Record

The Nürburgring-Nordschleife is one of the most demanding racetracks in the world. It is used to put some of the fastest and most innovative vehicles to the test. Earlier this summer, Volkswagen took its electric ID.R to Germany and set a new electric Nürburgring record. The ID.R made it around the track in 6:05.336 minutes. This beat the previous record by 40.564 seconds. Herbert Diess, Chairman of the Board of Management of Volkswagen Group, said, “The ID.R has mastered this…

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Porsche 919 Hybrid Evo Sets New Nürburgring Record

Porsche 919 Hybrid Evo Sets New Nürburgring Record

The Nürburgring Nordschleife is one of the largest and most well-known race circuits in the world, and it’s the place where any performance vehicle worth its salt goes to prove its mettle. It was at this celebrated track where the Porsche 919 Hybrid Evo made itself a legend, smashing a Nürburgring record that had been uncontested for 35 years. Driver Timo Bernhard piloted the Porsche 919 Hybrid Evo around the Nürburgring Nordschleife in just 5 minutes and 19.55 seconds, obliterating the…

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