134 laps. The track continues to host rounds of the German Touring Car Championship, Blancpain GT and Endurance Series, World Endurance Championship and, in combination with the remaining 12.9 mile Nordschleife, the 24 Hours of the Nürburgring. This left the #97 Audi in second, and with the win in its class, 5 minutes behind the overall winner. 27.09.2020, 13:39. The first five VLN races of 2011 were won by a factory-entered BMW, a GT3-class Mercedes SLS, a new Ferrari 458, the Hybrid Porsche GT3 and finally an Audi R8 LMS, so at least these five different brands were expected to challenge for the overall win in the 24 hours. 155 laps. To give teams time to rest or for repairs before the race, the night practice was scheduled on Thursday evening. Officially called "ADAC 24h Rennen Nürburgring" in German ('ADAC 24 hour Race Nürburgring'), it was introduced in 1970 by the ADAC as an official race,[vague] unlike the earlier endurance contests that covered 12, 24 (in 1961 and 1967), 36, 84 and even 96 hours, like the Marathon de la Route. Willkommen auf der offiziellen Facebook-Seite des ADAC TOTAL 24h-Rennens am Nürburgring… ADAC Zurich 24h Rennen - Gesamtergebnis", "911 GT3 R Hybrid Celebrates World Debut in Geneva - Porsche Intelligent Performance makes Racing Cars even More Efficient", "January - March - Archive 2010 - Porsche AG - Dr. Ing.  The race also saw the first ever win for a Mercedes. Volkstümlich wird sie oft Der Ring oder Die grüne Hölle (diesen Namen verdankt sie Jackie Stewart) genannt. Les 24 Heures du Nürburgring sont une course automobile d'endurance d'une durée de 24 heures. From Wikimedia Commons, the free media repository. The privateer '74 Porsche beats modern factory-backed turbocharged Fords. On Sunday morning, the #99 Audi needed a rear axle change, and with less than 5 hours to go, also the second place #2 Audi failed. In cold and wet conditions, the Farnbacher-entered Ferrari F430 GTC set the best lap time before the session was red-flagged due to fog. Factory backed Porsche effort beats a very heavy Viper, and with 145 laps, the old distance record of 1990. The best Porsche, entered by Alzen, finished only sixth, six laps ahead of the Falken Nissan and the road legal GT3. , The #4 AMG-Team Black Falcon won the race in a Mercedes-AMG GT3. New distance record 156 laps. 85 laps. It was the seventh round of the 1970 World Sportscar Championship season. It is similar to the Spa 24 Hours, which had been introduced in 1924, following the 24 Hours of Le Mans. Alle Sieger der 24 Stunden auf dem Nürburgring. The Porsches that occupy most places up to 15th were followed by the CNG-powered Volkswagen Scirocco GT24, the road-legal Porsche GT3 RS and a Nissan Z33. Second place was taken by another GT2-spec car, the #1 factory BMW M3 GT which had won in 2010. Record-tying 5th victory for Bernhard, 154 laps. Probably also due to the economic crisis, the number of entries is much lower than in previous years, with only 170 cars starting the race.  Die damals 4,5 Kilometer lange GP-Strecke wurde direkt an die 20,8 Kilometer lange Nordschleife angebunden. The SP4 class was won by 4 Argentinian drivers in the BMW 325i E92 Coupe of Motorsport Team Sorg Rennsport. The 2018 ADAC Zurich 24 Hours of Nürburgring was the 46th running of the 24 Hours of Nürburgring. They used a conventional gear box and a privately built 3.8L 500PS engine. Officially a private entry, supported by Porsche with drivers. Mai 2010 statt. For the first 19 hours, two of the Audis and the two Manthey Porsche battled for the lead within a lap, the pace likely to result in a new distance record. The race was started on Saturday 3 p.m. in sunny but cold weather. Season Team Drivers Car (Class) Pos Broadcast 2016: With Corpus Christi weekend being rather late in 2011 on June 23–26, the 2011 event was held two weeks after the 2011 24 Hours of Le Mans. In the first qualifying session, the Hankook-sponsored Farnbacher-Ferrari used soft tyres and was about 7 seconds faster than the competitors, lapping at an average speed of over 181 km/h, the fastest since 1983. This substitute for the Liége-Rome-Liége and Liége-Sofia-Liège rallies was held on the Nürburgring from 1965 to 1971. Kelvin van der Linde became the first South African to win the 24 hours of Nurburgring overall. Save for the 16th placed GT3-class Dodge Viper, only several other Porsche, Audi R8 and V8-powered BMW Z4 (E89)#BMW Z4 GT3 (2010-2015) have qualified in the top 20, with times up to 8:47, which earns them a blue flash light that is supposed to facilitate passing of the approx. Sponsor: Fanclub Mathol racing e.V. Based around Nürburg in Germany, the location contains numerous layouts including the infamous Nordschleife, one of the most challenging and dangerous circuits in the world. As of 2020, Total is the official naming partner; with the event currently labelled, the "ADAC Total 24 Hour Race". Die Durchquerung von Ortschaften im Renntempo war jedoch sehr gefährlich und führte zum Bau einer permanenten Strecke. Vorheriges / 24h Nürburgring 2020: BMW beendet Durststrecke dank Rowe Racing Weiter / 24h-Nürburgring-Sieger Catsburg: "Hätte mir fast in die Hose gemacht" Langstrecke / 24h Nürburgring / Fotostrecke . The 24h is not part of the championship anymore, though. A strong showing among the high powered cars gave the three new Volkswagen Scirocco, finishing 9th and 12th, with veteran Hans Joachim Stuck driving both cars. A remarkable 5th place overall was scored by a BMW 120d, which had roughly half the power of some of the cars it beat. Officially called "ADAC 24h Rennen Nürburgring" in German ('ADAC 24 hour Race Nürburgring'), it was introduced in 1970 by the ADAC as an official race, unlike the earlier endurance contests that covered 12, 24 (in 1961 and 1967), 36, 84 and even 96 hours, like the Marathon de la Route. Thus the Manthey team could easily defend its 2006 victory. The 2015 ADAC Zurich 24 Hours of Nürburgring was the 43rd running of the 24 Hours of Nürburgring. Season Team Drivers Car Pos Broadcast 2018: SimRC.de Strawberry Dustin Hickmann Jürgen Frank René Osterkamp Tobias Luigart: Porsche 911 GT3 Cup: 1st (2nd split) 2020: SimRC Jürgen Frank Felix Luding Diogo C. Pinto: Audi RS3 LMS TCR: 1st 24 Hours of LeMans. It is based on the real-life 24-hour race, introduced in 1970 by the ADAC. It took place over 14–17 May 2015. Due to various changes and versions of the Grand Prix Strecke, the overall length of the track varied from the original 22.835 km (14.189 mi) to nearly 26 km (16.2 mi) of the maximum length configuration which was in use in 2002 and 2003, after the GP track had been extended by the Mercedes Arena. Due to the modifications that include a transaxle gear box, they do not comply to the standard rules set of SP classes and their "Balance of Performance". First ever victory for an Audi. Veteran Klaus Ludwig at the wheel of the Aston Martin DBRS9 which had been given the number 007 took the lead in wet conditions, but hesitating too long with the change to dry tyres, the favorite Manthey team took the lead in their new Porsche 997 GT3-RSR. The race began in sunny weather with drama for the favorite Porsche teams of Manthey and Land, losing time with a leaky radiator and a tire failure, and the new Alzen 997 Turbo and the Zakspeed Viper battling for the lead. Das 24-Stunden-Rennen auf dem Nürburgring 2020 fand zwischen dem 24. und dem 27. The 2012 ADAC Zurich 24 Hours of Nürburgring was the 40th running of the 24 Hours of Nürburgring.It took place over May 19–20, 2012. It's a popular opinion around the globe that the annual ADAC Zurich 24h Race at the Nürburgring Nordschleife is the best in the world. Pos Class No. As 24 Horas de Nürburgring é uma corrida anual automobilismo de endurance realizada desde 1970 no mês de maio no autódromo de Nürburgring, na Alemanha.A corrida utiliza o traçado combinado (Nordschleife (laço norte) e Pista GP) com 25,378 km de extensão, e já conseguiu ser disputada por mais de 200 carros. ニュルブルクリンク24時間レース（ニュルブルクリンク24じかんレース、24 Hours Nürburgring）とは、ドイツのニュルブルクリンクで毎年開催される、ADAC主催の耐久レースのこと。 24時間でどれだけ長い距離を走れるかを競う。毎年5月から6月の初夏に開催される。 This team is partially supported by Porsche, though, with factory drivers, a 3.8L 500 PS (370 kW; 490 hp) engine and a sequential gear box. The "Lap Interval" column shows how many laps the opponent will stay out on the track before pitting in. The #9 Team Black Falcon won the race in a Mercedes-AMG GT3. Four of the five factory-backed Audi R8 LMS (officially entered by "customers", which happen to be the Audi-DTM-teams Phoenix Racing and Abt Sportsline) occupied the first four places on the grid, with Marco Werner setting pole at 8:24.753 with a new record average speed of 181 km/h (112 mph). It took place over 10–13 May 2018. Lexus LFA 24h Rennen Nürburgring 2011.jpg 1,258 × 1,258; 1.1 MB Lexus LFA 24h-Rennen Nürburgring 2010 front.jpg 925 × 577; 192 KB Lexus LFA and BMW M3 24h-Rennen Nürburgring 2010.jpg 1,024 × … Five GT3 cars of Audi and Mercedes followed. More weather-related drama occurred in the night, when the race was interrupted due to fog for six hours, making the race 18 hours. Auflage des 24-Stunden-Rennens auf dem Nürburgring.Das Rennen fand vom 13. bis 16. Also, the new FIA GT3 and FIA GT4 classes were adopted, called SP9 and SP10. Some of the new rules are controversial, especially the fact that instead of the regular fuel pumps as used in any public station, the top teams have to use expensive equipment designed to equal the times needed to refill, meaning that an economic car is punished compared to a thirsty car. Primarily dry conditions for the race. A request that this article title be changed to, "38. The #28 Audi Sport Team WRT won the race on an Audi R8 LMS . Class winners in bold. As the 24h Nürburgring weekend includes various supporting races, the organizers use parts of the track as additional paddock area. 24h Nürburgring Nordschleife: Complete qualification and race results in this year 2004, combined in one table with all drivers. LIVE TIMING: http://24.racespot.tvIt’s that time of year again—go twice around the clock in the Green Hell with the 2020 Nurburgring 24H Powered by VCO! None of the new water-cooled Porsche 996 GT3 is entered yet. 135 laps. Due to the various rule changes, some teams have declined to take part, namely Zakspeed with their Viper. The #4 Phoenix Racing Team won the race in an Audi R8 LMS Evo. 26,211 were here. The better BMW and the Hybrid posted times of 8:32 and 8:34 in qualifying. BMW had entered two of their ALMS BMW M3 GT2, run by Schnitzer Motorsport. Record-tying 5th victory for Lamy, New distance record 155 laps, record 5th victory for Tiemann, 4th in a row for Manthey. 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For 2009, the organizers announced that they wanted to reduce the gap in speeds, by not accepting small capacity cars any more, and by slowing down the fastest classes, SP7 and SP8. It also holds the largest single race prize pool (See Prize Structure) Entry fees are due, in 2010 these were €7508 per car, of which €3000 was an advance payment for fuel. The 40th ADAC Zurich 24-Hour Race ran on Saturday, May 19, 14:00 to Sunday, May 20, 2012, 14:00. First Diesel victory in a major 24h race. After 2010 Sorg Rennsport took the victory in class SP4 again. The 24 Hours of Nürburgring is an endurance race in Gran Turismo 5, unlocked at Level 40. Map of all coordinates on Bing (1 level) Map of all coordinates on OSM (1 level) Export all coordinates as KML. Just like the VLN series with its 4-hour races, the 24h race is mainly aimed at amateurs, in order to fill a starting field of around 200 cars. 2019 24 Hours of Nürburgring Upload media Wikipedia: Instance of: … Das 24-Stunden-Rennen auf dem Nürburgring (offizielle Schreibweise: ADAC TOTAL 24h … Speed limits zone: Flugplatz, Schwedenkreuz and Antoniusbuche 200 km/h (120 mph) / Dottinger Hohe Straight 250 km/h (155 mph), Race red flagged for 9 hours due to Rain. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia The 2020 ADAC 24 Hours of Nürburgring (also … Nürburgring Nordschleife Nürburgring Tourist Layout Nürburgring GP/F Nürburgring GP/D Nürburgring 24h Nürburgring typeV At 24 hours it is the longest single race event in the game, tied with the Circuit de la Sarthe 24h I and Circuit de la Sarthe 24h II. Without any problems, it went on to win its fourth Nürburgring 24 Hours, with a new distance record of 156 laps. One driver is allowed to drive 150 minutes non-stop, and can enter on two cars, yet a rest time of at least 2 hours has to be observed between two turns of the same driver. Around 11:30, the #99 Audi which had a narrow lead was stopped by suspension problems. The car, entered in cooperation with sport auto (Germany), is registered as S-GO 2400, and was driven from Weissach to Nürburg.  The event was initially planned to be held behind closed doors, but later a limited amount of spectators were admitted. After 28 years, a second win for Stuck, the first winner. Seit dem Jahr 1922 wurde auf öffentlichen Straßen in der Eifel das Eifelrennen veranstaltet. Mai 2020 geplant, wurde allerdings wegen der COVID-19-Pandemie auf Ende September verschoben. ADAC Zurich 24h Rennen - Ergebnis 1.&2. 1984 wurde im Bereich der Start-und-Ziel-Schleife und der Südschleife die zu dieser Zeit modernste und sicherste Grand-Prix-Strecke der Welt eröffnet. Gran Turismo producer Kazunori Yamauchi has entered the real race several times as a driver. The #28 Audi Sport Team WRT won the race in an Audi R8 LMS. Remarkable performances were the top ten finishes of a VW Golf 5, an Opel Astra GTC and a BMW 130i, and the 13th place of a Hyundai Coupe V6 piloted by ex British Touring Car racer Peter Cate. 158 laps completed. Winner came from 1 lap down up to nearly two laps ahead for victory. Although affectionately known as "The 24 Hours of Nürburgring", the race is commonly named after the official naming partner. Auflage des 24-Stunden-Rennens auf dem Nürburgring für den 21. bis zum 24. Team Manthey decided to find out in the early stages of the race which class was more effective under the current conditions, entering their four Porsche factory drivers on two yellow and green Porsche 997 GT3: two pilots shared the #11 SP9/GT3-spec ‘R’, which had more power and qualified 8th, two others the #18 SP7/GT2-class ‘RSR’, which had more downforce, but was only 16th on the grid. Jump to navigation Jump to search. To give teams time to rest or for repairs before the race, the night practice was scheduled on Thursday evening. Mercedes took 1-2-3-4 finish. Lightning struck the camp of fans, injuring several, while heavy rain made the track muddy. After the Viper was out, only the BMW Z4 (E85) of Claudia Hürtgen, pole setter and winner of the recent VLN race, could challenge the Porsche armada and lead for some laps, but it crashed during the night. The Nürburgring 24h Endurance is an event in Gran Turismo 4, held at the Nürburgring Nordschleife Circuit. Nürburgring 24h is a track that made its debut in the Gran Turismo series in Gran Turismo 5, and later appears in Gran Turismo 6. At halftime, the race is on pace to another distance record, with the Audi #99 leading by a small margin ahead of the Hybrid Porsche, the only remaining representative of his brand in the top 8, which used to be dominated by Porsche in recent years. 180 slower cars. Second place finishers Jürgen Alzen/Uwe Alzen/Klaus Ludwig/Christian Abt of teamJürgen Alzen Motorsport was only one lap down and have beaten the old record, too. The 2013 race saw Aston Martin's hydrogen powered car run the first ever zero-emissions lap of the circuit. Due to good conditions and stiff competition by similar cars, a new overall distance record (3,832 km (2,381 mi) in 151 laps) was scored by the Porsche 996 GT3 of Manthey Racing that already had been the best privateer team in the previous three years. The 2010 24 Hours of Nürburgring was an endurance sports car race held at the Nürburgring Nordschleife race track in Germany on May 13–16.. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia 2016 24h race formation lap The 2016 ADAC Zurich 24 Hours of Nürburgring was the 44th running of the 24 Hours of Nürburgring. , The #912 Manthey Racing Team won the race in a Porsche 911 GT3 R.. Race red-flagged after 7hr 4mins and 39 laps due to heavy rain and fog, then suspended overnight for 9hrs 45 mins. Die Nordschleife ist der 1927 eröffnete und älteste Teil der Rennstrecke Nürburgring in der Eifel. Beide Teilstrecken können zu einem 26 Kilometer langen Gesamtkurs zusammengefasst werden, der jedoch nur in abgeänderter Form für Rennen benutzt wird: Bei VLN-Rennen ohne die Müllenbachschleife (24,433 Kilometer), beim 24-Stunden-Rennen ohne d… 1970, 1971, 1972, 1973, 1984, 1985, 1986, 1989, 1990, 1991, 1992, 1994, 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998, 2004, 2005, 2010, 2020, 1976, 1977, 1978, 1988, 1993, 2000, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2011, 2018, This page was last edited on 11 April 2021, at 04:03. English: Nürburgring, layout from 2005, the complete track since the 24h-race Deutsch: Nürburgring, Streckenführung ab 2005, die gesamte Strecke beim … The third of three fastest Porsche, the Wolfgang Land Motorsport 911, had suffered a fiery failure of its standard 3.6L Porsche 911 GT3-RSR race engine after 21 hours, yet was classified as 14th with 133 laps. Held since 1970, over 25.378 km (15.8 mi) lap length allows more than 200 cars and over 700 drivers to participate. It was held in 1970-1973, 1976-1982, and 1984 to the present. h.c. F. Porsche AG", "24h-Projekt Langstreckenrennen Nürburgring 2010: Rennwagenumbau Porsche 911 GT3 RS - SPORT AUTO", "38. For the 2008, over 270 cars were entered, of which only 230 could be accepted. As the 1000 km Spa had been introduced in 1966, the 24h at the Ring gave both circuits a pair of endurance racing events at very long tracks, at least until Spa was shortened in 1979. After lap 3, three Porsche lead ahead of three Audi, a BMW M3 and the Hybrid-Porsche, which due to his larger range could take the lead after the others pitted. For the 2007 event held on Corpus Christi weekend of June 7–10, more than 260 teams had applied for the 220 race entries. Unlike the VLN races, the 24h is officially an international event, with bilingual (German and English) organization and documentation. In the calendar, several weeks around the 24h date in May/June are taken off to allow teams to prepare for the 24h, and to fix their cars afterwards. The #1 Manthey Porsche led by a couple of minutes until got involved in a collision after seven hours. Race results. First win for a Mercedes-Benz. It took place over 14–17 May 2015. Sabine Schmitz came in third, also on a Porsche 997. In 2004, the VLN track variant was used, and the Dunlop section was used as paddock area, but access to the actual pits was impractical. The event saw a return of most prominent entries, except the Ford GT, as team Raeder had discontinued this project. Following repairs this car finished in 5th position. ★★★ Wir haben uns zusammengesetzt und sind die letzten Tage, Wochen und Monate noch einmal im Kopf durchgegangen. The 24 Hours Nürburgring is a 24-hour annual touring car and GT endurance racing event that takes place on a combination of the Nordschleife ("North Loop") and the GP-Strecke ("Grand Prix track") circuits of the Nürburgring in Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany. The 2020 race was held with limited spectators, restricted to the Grand Prix course area (initially planned to be held behind closed doors) due to the COVID-19 pandemic. September auf dem Nürburgring statt.. Ursprünglich war die 48. Already on the Grand Prix track, the #1 Manthey Porsche driven by five-time winner Marcel Tiemann passed all Audis, taking the lead and pulling away about 100 m (330 ft) before catching up in lap 2 with the slowest cars of the third group, which were still in their first lap. Places three to eight were occupied by three Audi R8, two BMW, and, rather surprisingly, on p 5 the Ferrari which had started in row 21. Porsche test driver Walter Röhrl had intended to enter on a standard road legal Porsche 911 GT3 RS, but had to withdraw due to health reasons from the team that comprises racers Roland Asch and Patrick Simon, plus journalists Horst von Saurma and Chris Harris. / Keeevin Sports & Racing, This page was last edited on 18 March 2021, at 15:32. The reliable, yet no more fast enough Zakspeed Dodge Viper GTS-R came in second, with the Alzen brothers Porsche Cayman in 4th and the BMW Z4 M-Coupe 5th. Prior to the start which had been scheduled for 15:00, an approaching thunderstorm made the organizers delay the beginning of the race. The Nürburgring is a Real World Location in the Gran Turismo series. 24h Race to take place as planned in early June In the second year of the Covid pandemic, conditions for motorsport at the Nürburgring Nordschleife are still difficult and the ADAC TOTAL 24h Race doesn’t […] The 2012 event was the first to have a "Top 40" qualifying shootout for the 40 fastest cars on the starting grid, which took place on the Friday after the first 2 qualifying sessions.. The NLS series is closely associated with the 24 Hours Nürburgring, as it has similar rules (mostly), and mainly the same participants. Manthey could catch up and win the race for a third time in a row, with the winning car of 2006 (a 996 model) finishing 2nd. Unlike the two previous races, held on Ascension Day weekend in May in rainy and very cold weather, the 2006 event was run in warm, sunny and dry conditions on Corpus Christi (feast) weekend of June 17–18.  This substitute for the Liége-Rome-Liége and Liége-Sofia-Liège rallies was held on the Nürburgring from 1965 to 1971. Category:2019 24h Rennen Nürburgring.  Rowe Racing (BMW M6 GT3) won the event, the first for BMW in 10 years, although the race was interrupted for most of the night due to inclement weather. This was the first victory for an Argentinian team at the 24 hours Nürburgring race and the first Argentinian team to compete in the Nürburgring since Juan Manuel Fangio. After a few hours in changing weather conditions, the team retired the ‘R’ to focus on the ‘RSR’ which already had won three times since 2007. This left the Hybrid Porsche in a one lap lead ahead of the #25 BMW GT2 with gearbox woes and the Ferrari, until also the Porsche stopped with less than two hours to go. For practice, 230 cars are allowed, 210 qualify for the race, driven by 800 or more drivers, as 2, 3 or 4 can share a car. The #912 Manthey Racing team won the race in a Porsche 911 GT3 R. The race winning #912 Porsche 911 GT3 R from Manthey Racing. Pure factory teams that challenged for the overall win were absent, yet Aston Martin and Maserati had entered factory-backed cars to promote their products, reminding of three overall wins each in the 1000 km Nürburgring decades ago. Traditionally held in May, it was announced on March that the race will be postponed to September 24–27 due to the COVID-19 pandemic. They have decided to enter their well-known RSR, which is basically a GT2 car, but now has about 70 hp less due to new air restrictors, and also a 997 GT3 Cup S, the version Porsche homologated for FIA GT3. This variation of the Nürburgring is a combined track, of which includes the GP-Strecke (without utilizing the Mercedes Arena) and … The participation of manufactures and professional teams and drivers has varied over the decades. Introduction 1 Gallery 2 Complete Racing Results 3 Notes and references 4 See Also 5 External links Add a photo to this gallery (key) (results in bold indicate pole position) Please include any external sites that were used in collaborating this data, including manufacturer sites, in this section. The ADAC had held its first 1000 km Nürburgring sports car racing event in 1953. The #3 Phoenix Racing Team won the race in an Audi R8 LMS. The SP8/GT2-class #2 Ferrari had run into early problems, but set the fastest race lap in the final hours, finishing 8th and James Glickenhaus’ P4/5 Competizione finished 39th, second in the E1-XP2. As this section and its large paved run-off areas was useful as extra paddock zone for the competitors of the support races, it is bypassed with a sharp Z-shape chicane since 2005 for a 25.3 km (15.7 mi) track length. In Friday afternoon qualifying, held in fair weather, it crashed out and was barely repaired in time for the race. The Aston Martin car with Aston CEO Ulrich Bez finished 4th in class and 24th overall. Race resumed with 7hrs 11min remaining in the race.  Along with a factory-entered Porsche GT3 Hybrid, the M3s were classed as E1-XP entries (the E1-XP class was actually intended for experimental factory entries). Race held in two heats of 8h each, with 8h break at midnight. It took place over 26–29 May 2016. 24h Nürburgring. BMW prevails against ABT-Audi in changing weather conditions. This earned the team the pole position, but also an extra weight of 25 kg in the pre-race update of the ‘Balance of Performance’. , The #29 Audi Sport Team Land / Montaplast Land-Motorsport Team won the race in an Audi R8 LMS. The Manthey #1 had been punished for approaching an accident site too quickly and had to wait 3 minutes in the box, but the decision was reverted later based on data logging evidence, with the lost time deducted from the results. The Nürburgring is a 150,000 person capacity motorsports complex located in the town of Nürburg, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany.It features a Grand Prix race track built in 1984, and a much longer Nordschleife "North loop" track which was built in the 1920s around the village and medieval castle of Nürburg in the Eifel mountains. Die Gesamtwertung gewann das Team Rowe Racing auf einem BMW M6 GT3 … Turbocharged Porsches by Manthey and Alzen. Three factories enter V8 powered race cars: Audi, BMW, Opel.