The Temple of Speed

The Avus racetrack near Berlin in Germany had a forty-three-degree high-speed banked corner. The Nordkurve” or “Nordwand. It was a place to ‘test the limits of your car and your stomach in one lap’. The Avus Temple of Speed. AKA Avus stands for Automobil-Verkehrs- und Übungsstraße, meaning Automobile Traffic and Practice Road. The circuit was […]

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