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• Audi Sport Team Land wins the biggest motor race in the world for the first time
• Audi Sport Team WRT completes the podium success for Audi Sport customer racing with third place
• Class success for the LMS Engineering customer team


After 2012, 2014 and 2015, the overall victory in 2017 once again went to the Audi R8 LMS. This makes the race car from Audi Sport customer racing the most successful sports car since 2012, at which time the GT3 models first started battling it out for the overall race win in the Eifel. Read More »

The FIA World Touring Car Championship weekend at the world’s most challenging circuit, the Nürburgring Nordschleife, turned out to be the best ever for Polestar Cyan Racing with a double victory, double championship lead and a record lap.

Thed Björk won the first race with team-mate Nicky Catsburg taking the honours of the second race, claiming the drivers’ championship lead. Read More »

Cyan Racing remained at the Nürburgring Nordschleife after last year’s FIA World Touring Car Championship race to perform a secret test.


The objective was to take the performance of the Volvo S60 Polestar road car as far as possible. Read More »

Subaru is pleased to announce that its motorsports subsidiary, Subaru Tecnica International (STI), will participate in the 45th Nürburgring 24-Hour Race to be held at the Nürburgring in the Eifel region of Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany, on May 25-28, 2017, entering a vehicle based on Subaru WRX STI. Read More »

• Two i30 N models, close to series production, will be competing in the most challenging race prior to the model’s launch in the second half of 2017
• Engineers from the Hyundai Motor R&D Centre in Namyang, South Korea, are to take part as technical expert drivers
• The two i30 N vehicles will undergo final testing in the world-famous race in order to fine-tune their performance capabilities Read More »

– Eleven current customer racing cars at the endurance classic
– Fourth overall victory for Audi in the crosshairs
– Racing you can touch: fans involved in branding

A new record for Audi at the Nürburgring at the 24-hour race, never have more teams relied on Audi Sport customer racing’s purpose built race car. Six Audi R8 LMS, including four factory-backed models, will line up in the GT3 class. Read More »

– Launch – Zandvoort circuit electric record attempt
– Intermediate goal – outright Nürburgring Nordschleife circuit record
– Ultimate goal – compete in Garage 56 class of Le Mans 24 Hours

What may presently be the world’s fastest fully-electric racing car will shortly make its debut at the Zandvoort motorsport circuit in Holland, shod with Kumho tyres. Read More »

– Close to production i30 N competed in the race ahead of global launch later this year
– Hyundai Motor will participate with two cars in the infamous ADAC Zurich 24-hour race at the Nürburgring in May
– Engineers from Hyundai Motor honed the performance capabilities of i30 N

Hyundai Motor’s close to production, i30 N, the first model from Hyundai’s high-performance sub-brand N, entered the VLN (Veranstaltergemeinschaft Langstreckenpokal Nürburgring) endurance race on Saturday, April 8, 2017. The race is used as preparation for the infamous ADAC Zurich 24-hour race at the Nüburgring end of May where Hyundai Motor will participate with two cars. Hyundai Motor engineers from Namyang, South Korea, and European R&D centers will help hone the car’s performance characteristics ahead of its global launch later this year. Read More »

hyundai-i30– Hyundai Motorsport has announced its first project for circuit racing, a TCR-specification design based on the New Generation i30
– The new car will be built and developed by the Customer Racing department at Hyundai Motorsport’s headquarters in Alzenau, Germany
– Testing will begin in early spring, with deliveries to customers scheduled to start in December. Read More »

Kumho invests heavily in R&D and boasts up-to-the-minute facilities on three continents. It also regards motorsport as an integral part of the same process, which is why it is prominent in several competition disciplines, not least racing, rallying and autocross, and the year has unquestionably been another successful one on all fronts for the Korean manufacturer, as follows:

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