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CAR's Nurburgring spy videos

Published: 20 May 2009

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No prizes for guessing the world's most-scoop friendly place: the Nurburgring. More spyshots are taken at the Nordschleife than any other stretch of tarmac we can think of. The same goes for spy videos: engineers love honing their cars' chassis at the 'Ring, and our guys with the longest lenses have been busy papping the prototypes for the benefit of the small screen for many years now.

The original scoopster – Hans Lehmann – has been usurped by a new generation of automotive spies, each armed with digital cameras, video capture and laptops to beam the latest scoops to a pluralised digital media hungry for the latest snippet from the 'Ring.

Here's our guide to some of the best spy videos we've shot at the Nurburgring in recent months. They're all here: from the next Porsche 911 to the fruity-sounding Audi RS5. Scroll down to our video player at the foot of this page to watch them all in action.


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By Tim Pollard

Editorial director of CAR's digital publishing arm. Motoring news magnet