Articles tagged Nurburgring GMBH

Page 27 of July 1977 archive issue thumbnail Page 27, July 1977

Continental Notes

It now looks as though there is more than meets the eye in the "manoeuvrings" to get the German GP away from the Nurburgring. One "ministry man" involved with the Constructors Associations is clutching on to a fading document said to be "signed by all the F1 drivers" in which they unanimously agreed not to race at the Nurburgring in 1977. This was signed by those in action at the time at Monaco...

Page 24 of November 1984 archive issue thumbnail Page 24, November 1984

Reflections in the Eifel

Reflections in the Eifel WHEN the Formula One drivers boycotted the Niirburgring with its challenging 14 miles of winding, twisting, diving, climbing road, because it was too dangerous or too difficult, depending on your outlook, the German Grand Prix went away to the flat and fast Hockenheimring, which was awful by comparison, but time proved that you could get used to anything, and we did. Now...

Page 46 of May 1977 archive issue thumbnail Page 46, May 1977


In 1969 there was a lot of grumbling about the Nurburgring not being safe or suitable for modern Grand Prix cars and modem Grand Prix drivers, and Jackie Stewart Rd the crusade to get something done about it. The complaints were about humps that made the cars airborne, blind corners, narrowness in places, trees too close to the edge of the track, unguarded drops into valleys if you went off the...


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