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11.01.2018 Nürburgring visitors can look forward to a particularly varied programme with numerous highlights this year. The current event calendar is about much more than mere horsepower. [more]


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Nürburgring, Events 2018, Nordschleife

30.11.2017 73 corners, 300 metres difference in elevation, 17 percent gradients. All of this can be experienced on a lap of 20.832 kilometres as part of our tourist rides. During the winter months... [more]


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Nürburgring, Tourist rides, Green Hell

2016-12-05 Rock am Ring returns to its founding grounds. From 2 to 4 June 2017, Germany's most popular open-air festival will be hosted at the Nürburgring again. In time for the 90th anniversary... [more]

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Nürburgring, Rock am Ring, RAR17

2016-11-25 20.8 kilometres, 73 corners, 17 percent gradients, 300 metres difference in elevation – these are figures that immediately make the hearts of motorsport fans beat faster. The new online portal.... [more]

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Nürburgring, online portal, tourist rides

2016-11-24 2017 will be all about the Nürburgring’s 90th anniversary, so visitors and fans can look forward to a packed and varied event calendar. Motorsport highlights like the FIA WEC – 6 Hours of Nürburgring.... [more]

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Nürburgring, Events 2017

2016-11-04 20.832 kilometres, 73 corners and 300 metres difference in elevation – and all of that on two wheels: by driving round the Nordschleife on 3 November, the Chinese Yue Han set a world record... [more]

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Nürburgring, 2 wheels driving, record

20.09.2016 Two huge video screens and an optimised access layout improve both safety and service on the Nürburgring's legendary Nordschleife... [more]

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Nürburgring, Nordschleife, security, screens

06.06.2016: By setting up a joint venture, the Nürburgring and the VLN Endurance Championship ensure long-term planning security and a clear perspective for the future of the popular... [more]


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Nürburgring, VLN

2016-05-20: The more than 1,250 journalists from all over the world reporting from the ADAC Zurich 24-Hour Race won’t have to worry about data jams. Thanks to fibre optic connections,... 


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Nürburgring, internet, journalists

2016-05-18: Not one but two world championship races and numerous other highlights are part of the 2016 season at the Nürburgring. The world famous race track in the Eifel mountains offers a wide range of events ... [more »]


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Nürburgring, season 2016

24.03.2016: The Nürburgring’s legendary Nordschleife is back at full throttle. Once the popular VLN Endurance Championship Nürburgring starts into its 40th season ... [more »]


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Nürburgring, track license, FIA

10.11.2015: The International Automobile Federation FIA has cleared the way for renewal of the circuit approval for the Nürburgring Nordschleife, which was set to expire according to schedule, for another three years...  [mehr »]


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Safety measures, Nordschleife

30.08.2015: Gustav Büsing, who set benchmarks over the years as the Formula 1 press officer in the German Grand Prix, was given an extraordinary honour at the Nürburgring.....  [more »]


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Nürburgring, Gustav Büsing, tree of honour

17 Aug 2015: The Nürburgring’s legendary Nordschleife is to be made even safer, and speed limits are to become a thing of the past as of 2016. At a round table on “safety on the Nordschleife” ...  [more »]


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Nürburgring, set of measures, Nordschleife, safety

17.06.2015: After the high powered drama at the 24 Hours of Le Mans the focus now shifts to the next round of the World Endurance Championship and the new event on the calendar at Nürburgring in Germany... 34 Cars for First WEC Race in Germany[mehr »]

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Nürburgring,FIA WEC, 6hNurburgring

13 May 2015: BILSTEIN and the Nürburgring have been partners for decades and now this partnership has been expanded and extended by another five years. ... [more »]

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Nürburgring, Bilstein, partnership, Nordschleife

09-03-2015: The FIA World Endurance Championship (FIA WEC) will take place at the world famous Nürburgring from 28 to 30 August 2015. A corresponding contract has been signed... [mehr »]


Pressemitteilung (PDF)

Pressefotos FIA WEC

 Nürburgring, FIA WEC, Contract

15-10-2014: The FIA World Endurance Championship (FIA WEC) is to be held at the world famous Nürburgring from 28 to 30 August 2015**... [read more »]


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Nürburgring, WEC, FIA

01.10.2014: In its decision on the recovery of state aid granted to the Nürburgring, the European Commission has today also confirmed that the sale of the Nürburgring to capricorn ... [more »]

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Nürburgring, European Commission

19.09.2014: Motorsport Simulations, the world’s most realistic racing game, announced it will add the fabled Nürburgring to’s catalogue of over 65 laser-scanned race tracks ... [more »]

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Nürburgring, iRacing

03.06.2014: The Nürburgring is to remain the venue for one of Europe’s biggest rock music festivals for the next few years. That is the outcome of the negotiations leading to the contract signed ... [more »]

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Nürburgring, Grüne Hölle, Rockfestival

01.04.2014: Following the decision of the creditors’ committee on 11.03.2014 in favour of capricorn NÜRBURGRING GmbH as the new buyer, preparations for the successful development ... [more »]

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Nürburgring, additional managing director

11.03.2014: Following intensive and constructive negotiations, the race for the Nürburgring has been decided: Prof. Dr. Thomas B. Schmidt, the managing director in charge of the restructuring ... [more »]

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Nürburgring, capricorn, restructering process

04 June 2013: Three-times Formula 1 world champion Sebastian Vettel has won all there is to win in the last few years; all but a few Grands Prix ... [more »]


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Nürburgring, Formula 1, Sebastian Vettel, Interview

Invitation to submit an expression of interest

15 May 2013: Sale of the assets of Nürburgring GmbH, Motorsport Resort Nürburgring GmbH and Congress- und Motorsport Hotel Nürburgring GmbH ... [more »]


Tender (PDF)