Important notes and rules

To reduce the risk of accidents and in the interest of user safety during tourist drives, Nürburgring 1927 GmbH & Co. KG requires the following rules be observed and will penalise violations:

  • The provisions of the German Road Traffic Ordinance (StVO) shall apply. Overtaking on the right is prohibited.
  • Deliberate contamination of the track is prohibited.
  • The track safety marshals must be notified of any contamination of the track.
  • It is absolutely prohibited to continue driving if the vehicle is leaking coolant, oil or fuel.
  • Each driver is required to carry his driving licence and the vehicle registration document.
  • Prior to driving on the track verhicles will be inspected to ensure compliance with the German Road Traffic Licensing Regulations (StVZO).
  • Drivers of vehicles not licensed in Germany must carry proof of insurance.
  • Only vehicles that comply with the German Road Traffic Licensing Regulations (StVZO) are permitted to drive on the Nordschleife. Neither vehicles which cannot exceed a manufacturers top speed of more than 130 kph because of their construction or technical condition nor quad bikes are permitted to take part in tourist drives.
  • The provisions relating to driving speed pursuant to Section 3, para. 1 of the German Road Traffic Ordinance (StVO) must be observed.
  • Users are required to drives slowly on sections of the Nürburgring that are designated as roadworks.
  • The speed limit shown must be observed.
  • The sound power level of 130 dB (A) must not be exceeded (subject to change).
  • It is prohibited to take photographs, film or make video recordings during tourist drives.
  • Within the scope of the tourist drives it is prohibited to provide commercial taxi trips whether for a fee or free of charge.