Tag: Nurburgring

BMW’s New M4 GT3 Visits The Nurburgring For The First Time

BMW is continuing development of the latest-generation M4 GT3 and recently completed a series of tests at the Nurburgring Nordschleife. The car manufacturer says testing conducted late last week was focused on the durability of components under the extreme levels of stress imposed by the unforgiving circuit infamously coined The Green Hell by Sir Jackie […]

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Hear The Hyundai Elantra N Crack And Pop During Nurburgring Testing

<!––> <!––> Hyundai will soon grow its range of N models even further with the launch of the Elantra N and this video shows the sports sedan being put through its paces at the Nurburgring. Late last year, a handful of lucky journalists and YouTubers in the U.S. had the opportunity to test out the […]

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Enjoy The Sonorous Sound Of The 2022 Porsche Cayman GT4 RS

<!––> <!––> Porsche did not launch a Cayman GT4 RS in the model’s first generation, but in the 718 Cayman GT4, an RS variant will finally become a reality. The German car manufacturer has been spied testing the hardcore, track-focused variant of the already potent Cayman GT4 for a number of months now and this […]

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BMW i4, Kia Stinger’s 45HP Boost, Hyundai Staria, Peugeot 308 Hybrids: Your Weekly Brief

Morning! Welcome to our weekly digest of automotive news from around the globe, starting with… Kia Stinger Gets More Power, Costs More Money Kia’s 2022 Stinger sports sedan costs $3,000 more than the 2021 car, but it’s not all bad news: the base model swaps its 255hp 2.0-liter four-cylinder motor for a 300hp 2.5, and […]

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Shifting From 5th To 2nd At Speed Didn’t Go Well For This GR Yaris

The Toyota GR Yaris is an excellent hot hatch that comes with a manual gearbox. Purists are definitely delighted, although as YouTuber Robert Mitchell recently discovered, this can also get you into trouble. Mitchell works at Apex Nurburg at Green Hell and has heaps of experience at the famed German racetrack. Earlier in the month […]

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Watch A Toyota GR Yaris Chase A BMW M2 Competition On The ‘Ring With Ease

<!––> <!––> Toyota hasn’t set an official Nurburgring Nordschleife lap time with the potent GR Yaris (yet), but this video provides us with a good look at just how fast it is around the treacherous German circuit. This particular GR Yaris is a customer-owned example and the driver shows very little fear tackling Green Hell, […]

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Rare Renault Megane R26.R Is A Hot Hatch That Thinks It’s A 911 GT3

Renault has serious form when it comes to building hairy hot hatchbacks, from the Audi Quattro-chasing 5 Turbo of the early 1980s, to the most recent two-seat Megane RS Trophy-R with its carbon wheels. Slotting in between is the 2008 Megane R26.R, an example of which is pictured here, and happens to be up for grabs […]

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