Nürburgring speed limits to be lifted, but new safety measures imposed


Work includes resurfacing a 500-metre section in the Flugplatz area of the track

Speed restrictions at the Nurburgring will be lifted, but a new series of safety measures will be imposed instead.

In a statement, the owner of the Nürburgring, Capricorn Nürburgring GmbH, said that 16 new safety measures will be incorporated into the track, with seven of those being implemented between November this year and the start of the 2016 racing season next March.

Full details of the new safety measures haven’t been released, but Capricon boss Carsten Schumacher has said that a 500-metre section in the Flugplatz area of the track …read more

Source:: Autocar