Hotel Restaurant Landhaus Sonnenhof am Nürburgring



Nürburgring | the legend lives on

Since 1927, the Nürburgring has been a motor sports legend with worldwide appeal and following. Each year, the masses make a pilgrimage to the now legendary racing events such as the   the 24-hour race, the Truck-Grand Prix, the VLN Endurance Championship or Oldtimer Grand Prix.

Moreover, enthusiastic racing fans come regularly to the Nürburgring Nordschleife to try out the ‘Green Hell’ with their own vehicle or a rented sports car.




Become part of the legend of the Nürburgring, either as a spectator at a major event or by driving a lap round the circuit. We can help you with all matters relating to your very own Nürburgring experience. We also offer affordable packages for many events.

• Nürburgring homepage
• Race dates
• Wikipedia article

The most important major sporting events at the Nürburgring:

• Formula 1
• Zurich ADAC 24h race
• DTM Deutsche Tourenwagen Masters
• ADAC Truck-Grand-Prix
• FIM Superbike World Championship
• ADAC GT Masters
• Blancpain Endurance Weekend
International GT Open
• VLN Endurance Championship
• AvD Oldtimer GP

• Fisherman’s Strongman Run
• Rad & Run am Ring

The dates of major events can be found here.


Opening times Nordschleife & Grand Prix circuit

Drive the Nürburgring yourself; one of the last great challenges for any car or motorcycle enthusiasts. The current opening times for tourist trips can be found here:

• Nordschleife opening times

This webcam shows the entrance to the Nordschleife, as it currently is: Webcam.



We will gladly arrange your ticket for a ride on the Nordschleife for you on favourable terms by ordering in advance. Call +49 2691-92270 or email us.


Trackdays – free driving on the ring

Free driving on the Nordschleife is possible on certain days. The circuit can then be driven on for several consecutive laps – practically a full-day’s drive around the ‘Green Hell’ for ambitious riders. Also suitable for cars not approved for road use. Track Days are organized by different vendors, sometimes in the form of special sports driver training courses:

• Trackdays
• Gran Turismo Events
• Skylimitevents
• Manthey Motors
• Scuderia Hanseat


Hire a sports car

To drive around the Nürburgring, you can also hire sports cars, with varying equipment and in various conditions, from different providers, from a Suzuki Swift to the Porsche GT3 to a fully blown racing car. Everyone should find a deal to suit them here. Our partner companies are happy to help:

• RSR Nürburg
• Rent4Ring
• RentRaceCar


Hot Seat

Driving as a passenger, on the Nordschleife, in a sports car, next to an established racing driver, is a special kind of experience. An unforgettable, fascinating, out of this world experience. We would be happy to assist you with your reservation. Providers include:

• BMW Ring-Taxi
• Speedbee Racetaxi
• OK Ring-Taxi
• Sorg Rennsport
• Adrenalin Renntaxi



The perfect introduction to the Nürburgring. Enjoy the beautiful Eifel region, without having to worry about racing in the fast lane. The perfect introduction to all that the Nürburgring has to offer.

You can drive one of our Lotus Exige S in a guided tour through the Eifel and visit all three racetracks. The hidden and much neglected Südschleife, the modern Formula 1 circuit and the world famous Nordschleife. We stop off at all the major points and talk about their history, the ideal racing line and safety. This tour is the perfect preparation for your future ride on the Nordschleife, or is the safer, more comfortable way to experience this motor sport heaven, also known as the ‘Green Hell’.

€249 for the Lotus Exige with up to 2 people per car.
Upgrades to the Mini Cooper S Works, BMW M3 E92 V8, Porsche GT3 RS, Lancia Delta Integrale, Ferrari 308QV, Radical SR3 SL, BAC Mono, Nissan GT-R or Ferrari 458 Italia possible with an additional supplement.

In season, daily from February to end of November.
Start time is usually 2pm
Total time of the tour: Approximately 3 hours – depending on weather conditions and your preferences.
Book and drive today!

RSR homepage



Experience the magic of the Nürburgring from the air. By helicopter over the Nordschleife and the Grand Prix circuit.

We offer you this unique experience in collaboration with a renowned provider of helicopter sightseeing flights. The starting point and destination of your flight is, optionally, the Bonn-Hangelar airfield or right at the Nürburgring itself. With experienced pilots, you will fly along the track and enjoy, from above, the unique landscape and rare views of legendary track sections such as the Schwedenkreuz, Fuchsröhre, Karussell, Brünnchen and Pflanzgarten. An unforgettable experience for you and your family, friends or business associates.

We can offer these flights as an additional service to our packages or to attract people to your conference at our hotel. Up to 4 people can be transported per flight and helicopter.

Dates and prices on request and subject to availability. Call +49 2691 922 70 or email:


Nürburgring road safety training centre

Learn to control your vehicle perfectly, even in demanding situations. The car and motor sports road safety centre at the Nürburgring offers training courses and seminars on the subject of safe driving. Under the guidance of experienced instructors, safety and fun are taught in a hands-on manner in, for example, the FUN & SAFETY and RACE & FUN training sessions. For information, dates and prices, please visit the Road Safety Centre website.


App for iPhone

All significant information on circuits and laps completed are recorded on Harry’s LapTimer. A great iPhone app, indispensable for all Nordschleife drivers. >To appStore.


No guarantees can be given for the correctness of this information.