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My Nürburgring trip - a few pics on track

Discussion in 'A3/S3/Sportback (8P Chassis)' started by Kris_fenwick, May 13, 2014.

  1. Kris_fenwick
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    [May 13, 2014]
    1300 miles later I've got back safely from my trip to the ring. What a great experience it was! Managed to get a couple laps in the dry but wish the rain kept off for a bit longer.

    Had as a problem with oil pressure light on dash so couldn't go back on in the end so was a bit gutted. Think this is gonna be my oil pick up from what I have read up on.

    Stayed at a place called Ringvilla in Adenau and was awesome, well recommended for anyone planning a trip.

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    [May 13, 2014]
    looks great! well jelly!
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    [May 13, 2014]
    Love the 'ring, need to go back. Those pics looks good, even got the smelly tree's swinging.
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    [May 13, 2014]
    Great pics Kris, i'll have to go sometime!
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    [May 13, 2014]
    Car looks good, still prefer the pre facelift front on these by far..
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    [May 13, 2014]
    You love the 'ring'? I think you could of worded that a little better ! :D
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    [May 13, 2014]
    Did you remove the towing eye cover prior to going on the ring?

    Would love to do this but, don't really want to risk my cars. Do they still do the taxi thing in an M5?
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    [May 13, 2014]
    looks awesome! something i want to do soon!! Maybe an AUDISPORT.NET group trip??
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    [May 13, 2014]
    That first photo is great!
    I love the place. Been 4 times now, but missed out on this years trip.
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    [May 13, 2014]
    Great photos! It's a blast isn't it. Hoping to get back there this year. Popped my 'Ring cherry in an 07 S3, then it did us proud all the way to Stuttgart, Strasbourg, Paris and home. Happy memories.
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    [May 13, 2014]
    Awesome photos, car looks great too, mine would have no chance of holding up to this haha
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    [May 13, 2014]
    I had my towing eye in for first lap then got told to remove it later on. Didn't have time to put the cover back on. It's back on now though :)

    They do a ring taxi in alsorts. You can have a passenger ride in a McLaren for €499 for one lap 😳
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    [May 14, 2014]
    Nice pics got me a little excited as I'm taking my s3 at the end of July can't wait it's my first trip and basically my first track day really hope I get dry weather for it
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    [May 14, 2014]
    I'm the same as you but the end of august for me.
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    [May 14, 2014]
    nice pics, those rotar arm alloys 19's?
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    [May 14, 2014]
    Yeah they are 19s mate, got rs3 brake setup behind that's why
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    [May 14, 2014]
    Just found another pic online

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    [May 15, 2014]
    Air fresheners telling the story here :racer:
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