Nurburgring (new) – circuit information

Circuit information

Lap data
Lap length 5.148km (3.199 miles)
Race laps 60
Race distance 308.641km (191.781 miles)
Pole position Left-hand side of the track
Lap record* 1’29.467 (207.147 kph) by Michael Schumacher, 2004
Fastest lap 1’27.691 (211.342 kph) by Takuma Sato, 2004
Maximum speed 306kph (190.14 mph)
DRS zone/s (race) Pit straight and back straight
Distance from grid to turn one 260m
Car performance
Full throttle 63%
Longest flat-out section 928m
Downforce level High
Gear changes per lap 60
Fuel use per lap 2.4kg
Time penalty per lap of fuel 0.078s
Strategy
2013 prime tyre**: Medium (2011: Medium)
2013 option tyre**: Soft (2011: Soft)

*Fastest lap set during a Grand Prix
**No race at the Nurburgring in 2012

Data sources: FIA, Williams, Mercedes

Nurburgring circuit map

2013 German Grand Prix track map

Nurburgring aerial map