Nürburgring is acquired by Capricorn Group.
The German motorsport industry supplier Capricorn Group bought the Nürburgring racetrack for 100 m Euros. According to Reuters the Capricorn Group will invest another 25 m Euros to expand the facilities around Nürburgring.
The Capricorn Group manufactures and supplies carbon parts, pistons, crankshafts , cylinder blocks, connecting rods etc. to the motorsport industry. Thus although the track days for the public will continue, the racetrack will also be a technology center for the R&D department of the Capricorn Group.