This footage features Andreas Gülden, the Chief Instructor at the Nürburgring Driving Academy, doing a lap of the Nürburgring in the wet on the very verge of utter insanity. Via the always brilliant Jalopnik.
This brilliant 7:40 video shows the first lap of the 1975 Formula 1 GP at the Nürburgring, this was the year that Niki Lauda would set the blistering lap record of 6:58.6 during qualifying.
The good old days really were better. More dangerous certainly but also infinitely cooler and an order of magnitude more airbourne.