Widely considered to be the world’s most demanding road course, the Nürburging’s Nordschleife twists and turns, rises and falls for 12.9 miles through Germany’s Eifel Mountains. The ‘Ring boasts an elevation gain/loss of nearly 1,000 feet per lap and many of its 70+ bends like the Hatzenbach, Adenauer Forst, Wehrseifen, the Karussell, Pflanzgarten and Schwalbenschwanz are steeped in motorsports lore.
- Source: iRacing.com
Facts for the Nerds:
- The Nürburgring was released with the 2016 Season 1 Patch
- The Devs always talked about, that the Nürburgring Nordschleife was too big of a project. It took over a year to finish the track (Fall 2014 to Winter 2015)
- The Nürburgring has the iRacingIDs 249, 250, 252, 253, 255, 257, 259-264. IDs 254 and 258 are missing (256 is Southern National Motorsports Park), suggesting there were more configurations planned
- The track hosts the annual Nürburgring 24h race and the Nürburgring Endurance Championship (NEC)