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Video: Driving the Porsche 956 – Hans-Joachim Stuck travels back in time

Submitted by on October 7, 2013

Stefan Bellof driving the Porsche 956Check out this cool video celebrating the 30-year-old Nurburgring lap record set by Stefan Bellof in 1983.

Bellof recorded the unmatched time of 6:11.13 behind the wheel of this very Porsche 956, before losing his life within two years in an on-track accident.

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In this video shot 30 years later, former Porsche factory pilot slides behind the wheel of his former team-mate Bellof’s car, fires up the engine and takes to the ring with emotions flowing. “The time with this car was the best of my life,” Stuck notes.

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