The fastest cars around the Nurburgring
Germany’s famed Nurburgring Nordschleife is one of the most technical and dangerous race tracks in the world, so naturally it’s the place where the world’s automotive brands come to develop their upcoming models – as well as competing for the title of ‘fastest around the ‘Ring’.
UPDATE, 23/08/2023 – We have updated the record times as of August 2023, including additional categories such as super sports cars and electric vehicle records.
In recent years it seems Nurburgring lap times have almost been as important as releasing new models, as manufacturers fight for bragging rights around the ‘Green Hell’.
The Mercedes-AMG One has toppled the Porsche 911 GT2 RS with Manthey Performance Kit, with a lap time of 6:35.183 on the Nordschleife.
That’s an improvement of 8.0 seconds on the previous record – a significant margin.
The previous record holder, the Porsche 911 GT2 RS with Manthey Performance Kit, se