VLN Endurance Championship Nürburgring


Motorsport close!

With a total of ten races, the VLN Endurance Championship Nürburgring is not only a true evergreen for teams and drivers at the Nürburgring. Try it and you get infected with the VLN-fever!

Being fan-friendly represents a top priority for the VLN Endurance Championship Nürburgring. Therefore, the entrance is free all around the Nordschleife. Only those who want to witness the race action from the Grand Prix circuit’s grandstands and visit the paddock will have to pay €15. The reward is motor-racing at your fingertips, as the VLN Endurance Championship Nürburgring offers the spectators the chance of witnessing the work of the teams during both the practice sessions and the race at close range.

At a glance

Venue:Nordschleife & Sprintstrecke

  1. 22.10.2016 (Sat) 
Motorsport close!
Action and heart palpitations guaranteed! The spectators come directly in the grid.


Green light for the VLN!

This season Europe’s most popular mass sport series will again be starting ten times on the most beautiful and most difficult racetrack in the world - the Nürburgring with its legendary Nordschleife.

Spectators will again be able to look over the shoulder of the teams as they do their work in the pits – but only as long as the engines are not running, for then all attention has to be focussed on what is happening on the track. And this motorsport experience around the Nordschleife is free of charge!

Race calendar 2016

19 March 2016

Nürburgring test and set-up session

02 April 2016

VLN race 1
62. ADAC Westfalenfahrt

30 April 2016

VLN race 2
41. DMV 4-Stunden-Rennen

14 May 2016

VLN race 3

25 June 2016

VLN race 4
47. Adenauer ADAC Deutsche Payment-Trophy

16 July 2016

VLN-Lauf 5
56. ADAC Reinoldus-Langstreckenrennen

20 Aug 2016

VLN race 6
39. RCM DMV Grenzlandrennen

03 Sep 2016

VLN race 7
ROWE 6 Stunden ADAC Ruhr-Pokal-Rennen

24 Sep 2016

VLN race 8
48. ADAC Barbarossapreis

08 Oct 2016

VLN race 9
DMV 250-Meilen-Rennen

22 Oct 2016

VLN race 10
41. DMV Münsterlandpokal


VLN Langstreckenmeisterschaft Nürburgring
During the VLN event, admission is free around the North Loop. And a great many track sections invite you to enjoy an unadulterated racing experience.

The races of the VLN endurance championships Nürburgring are compact one-day events. The VLN events are based on the following schedule. There may be departures from the schedule, such as due to support races.

07:45 a.m.

Driver briefing

08:30 - 10:00 a.m.

Qualifying practice

11:20 a.m.

Starting grid

11:40 a.m.

Start of green flag lap


Start of race

4:00 p.m. / 6:00 p.m.

Finish race*

5:30 p.m. / 7:30 p.m.

Award ceremony*

*depending on race distance

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