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24h Race postponed

The organisers of the ADAC TOTAL 24h Race respond to the Corona pandemic by changing the schedule for the year 2020. The 48th edition of the legendary endurance race that originally had been scheduled for the Ascension Day weekend now presumably will be held from 24th to 27th September. The 24h Qualifying Race, however, that […]

Information on the Corona virus

As organisers of major events, such as the ADAC TOTAL 24h Race and the ADAC 24h Qualifying Race, ADAC Nordrhein regards it as its duty to thoroughly survey its events regarding preventive measures against Corona-/Covid-19 virus. Therefore, ADAC Nordrhein keeps a weather eye on the situation and therefore permanently communicates with Nürburgring 1927 GmbH & […]

Porsche #911 subsequently disqualified

The Porsche #911 entered by Team Manthey Racing in the ADAC TOTAL 24h Race has been disqualified subsequently. In the routine after-race scrutineering, the scrutineers detected irregularities when it came to the Manthey Racing Porsche 911 GT3 R’s horsepower output. The 494bhp (including four percent tolerance) defined for the examination on a roller rig was […]

Fifth overall win for Team Phoenix and Audi

Following a completely flawless performance in the ‘Green Hell’, Team Phoenix from Neuspath won the ADAC TOTAL Nürburgring 24h Race for the fifth time. In their Audi R8 LMS, the local heroes with the German-Belgian driver line-up Pierre Kaffer, Frank Stippler, Frédéric Vervisch and Dries Vanthoor prevailed in front of 230,000 enthusiastic fans and Dries […]

Engel takes the leads from his pole position

At the start into the 2019 ADAC TOTAL 24h Race, former DTM driver Maro Engel made perfect use of the pole he secured on Friday: on the way to turn one, the driver of the Black-Falcon Mercedes #2 won the acceleration battle against fellow Mercedes-AMG driver Lance-David Arnold in the Mann-Filter Mercedes #48 and already […]

Engel and Götz clinch first row for Mercedes-AMG

On Friday, former DTM driver Maro Engel secured the pole for the 47th ADAC TOTAL 24h Race by crossing the line with his Black-Falcon Mercedes-AMG #2 in 8:10.910 minutes. On the 25.378-kilometre combination of Nordschleife and GP circuit, Engel was 0.137 seconds faster than fellow Mercedes-AMG driver Maximilian Götz in the Mann-Filter Mercedes-AMG #48 and […]

Mann-Filter Mercedes #48 clinches provisional pole

On Thursday evening, the Mann-Filter-Mercedes #48 secured the provisional pole position. With his Mercedes-AMG GT3, Italian Raffaele Marciello crossed the line in 8:24.801 minutes, thus being some two 10ths of a second faster than the Car-Collection Audi #14 in second position. Behind the third-placed Black Falcon Mercedes #6, another two manufacturers made it to the […]

Nordschleife: The greatest car race in the world

The countdown for the race of the year is on: this weekend (20th to 23rd June) at the legendary Nürburgring Nordschleife, 160 cars are going to contest the arguably biggest and greatest car race in the world. About 600 drivers will entertain the 200,000 expected spectators on site and the TV / live-stream audience with […]

The 24h Race at a glance

This weekend, the ADAC TOTAL 24h Race that is regarded as ‘The biggest and greatest race in the world’, will be attended by some 200,000 spectators that will be witnessing the race action from all around the 25.378-kilometre combination of Nürburgring Nordschleife and GP circuit. 160 vehicles alone will contest the feature race of the […]

24h Race features a top-class field

The 2019 ADAC TOTAL 24h-Rennen, held from 20th top 23rd June, will be a summit of motor-racing superstars. The entry list for the longest and most gruelling race at the longest racetrack in the world comprises some 160 cars, inter alia about three dozens of teams for the top categories with winning potential. Audi, BMW, […]

Superior BMW win in the 24h Qualifying Race

Convincing appearance of the BMWs M6 GT3 in the ADAC Qualifying Race at the Nordschleife. In the final test race for the 24h Race held on the Corpus Christi weekend (20th to 23rd June), all the podiums were secured by the Bavarian manufacturer. While the Walkenhorst Motorsport crew – Christian Krognes (NOR), David Pittard and […]

Schnitzer-BMW secures provisional pole in 24h Qualifying Race

In the first qualifying session for the 24h Qualifying Race, held on Saturday evening, one of the most successful teams in the history of the ADAC TOTAL 24h Race set the fastest lap time. BMW Team Schnitzer driver Augusto Farfus (Brazil) crossed the line of the 25.378-kilometr combination of Nordschleife and GP circuit in 8:17.570 […]

Lumirank: New position-display functions

In both the 24h Qualifying Race and the 24h Race, a large-scale LED display behind the windscreen of the competing cars provides the visitors with important information. Compared to last year, the system was refined once again, for 2019. As the time-keeping data also will record the driver currently driving the respective car, the display […]

24h Qualifying race features a top-class grid

From 18th to 19th May, in the 24h Race Qualifying Race at the Nürburgring Nordschleife, it’s all about preparing for the ADAC TOTAL 24h Race. More than 100 teams have registered on the entry list to use this last opportunity to prepare for the season highlight, among them 30 cars in the categories with overall-win […]

24h Schedule is online

The schedule of the 47th edition of the ADAC Total 24h Race at the famous ‘Ring’ is online. Please find it here as pdf download document or for online reading: > Schedule ADAC Total 24h race