16 Nürburgring lap record season resumes with the arrival of BMW M4 CSL

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Production car testing at the Nürburgring Nordschleife has happened for decades, but, after change of track ownership and several high profile track accidents, it seemed like the "wild west" manufacturer laptime competition at Nürburgring may be on pause.

New track owners are now involved in "certification" of manufacturer lap records and insist on using full layout, instead of the more popular "Sport Auto" abbreviated layout. Manufacturers seem to play along, and, ...more

2d ago by FastestLaps

7 Brabus now will tune any car, so long as it's German

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Brabus, a TUV-certified "tuner" brand, has unveiled its OEM supplies for Porsche and Rolls-Royce vehicles, including at first the 992 911 Turbo S Cabriolet, the Taycan Turbo S, and the second-generation Ghost.

Porsche is owned by VW. Rolls-Royce is owned by BMW. Why does Brabus have business building cars that are clearly not Mercedes-affiliated cars? Because Brabus is loyal and patriotic to Germany.

At the moment, you can order an 809bhp Porsche ...more

3d ago by hostboy