Automotive fanatics have been fascinated by lap data because the early days of racing. The Nurburgring insanity began within the 1970s with Method One and Group C race vehicles and extends to street vehicles within the 1990s. 30 years later and it’s widespread to see automakers take a look at manufacturing fashions on the ’Ring. And it’s not simply sports activities vehicles. They’re testing household sedans and SUVs as nicely and generally use them to set new data across the German monitor. In the event you suppose {that a} lap file contest for SUVs is a bit ridiculous, you’d higher buckle up. Somebody simply drove an agricultural tractor across the Nurburgring Nordschleife.