Nurburgring instructor races open-wheel car on snow-covered Nordschleife (VIDEO)


File this one under Snowy Green Hell.

The Nordschleife at Germany’s fabled Nurburgring is treacherous enough in the dry. Add in ice and snow, and you’ve got something pretty gnarly.

But that didn’t stop track driving instructor Andy Gülden from attacking the wintry circuit in, of all things, a single-seater Formula car.

Even better, the man got it on camera. Check out the 14-minute clip above for all the awesomeness.

And as you’d figure considering his job, this is not the first time Gülden has driven the Nordschleife in, shall we say, less than satisfactory conditions. Here’s a 2011 clip of him taking on the course in the wet: