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      03-13-2014, 07:38 PM   #45
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Actually if the Ring becomes a certified Private track and no longer a toll road insurance companies including ED insurance will NOT cover it. I am planning an ED in July of this year so not a concern since new owners do not take over until 2015. I am sure they will insurance at the track if and when is needed.
I have no idea what a "certified private track is", but I can assure you that the 'Ring will continue to be accessible to the public, in particular during "Touristenfahrten". As I wrote in one of my earlier post, a law has been passed last year precisely to that effect. Whether any foreign insurance companies will tailor their product to cover this or not, is obviously another story. In Germany it does not make a difference for insurance purposes whether a track (or any other road) is privately owned or not.

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This is great news! When I saw it was purchased I thought my dream of ripping up the ring in June might have been shattered.
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      03-14-2014, 11:39 AM   #46
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as it isnt a closed track, doesn't it get packed w/ public traffic (going at all kinds of speeds) I imagine it's rather chaotic?
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So nobody is talking about the fact that when the track goes private it will no longer be a public road. That matters for the many who do ED on tourist insurance which would not cover an accident on a private track. Don't know how much it would be but venture to guess it would at least double the cost of laps and delays with people hopefully forced to buy insurance.
They are not getting rid of tourist days. Its how the track made enough money to stay open before it was bought. "Public road" is staying and its going to be greatly improved as far as track maintenance.
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Can't wait to go this Summer,being stationed in Germany has it's perks!
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@Wild Will track has been open all this month, where have you been lol! I went last Sunday and I'm planning on going again around the mid April if not before...
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