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      08-19-2014, 02:59 PM   #1
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My Driving Heaven Video

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I just want to share a video I made. So yeah... hope you like it!



9 Alpine passes - 2 Days - 22h travel time - 1425km / 885mi distance

Silvretta Hochalpenstraße - Timmelsjoch - Stelvio pass - Bernina pass - Forcola pass - San Bernardino pass - Furka pass - Grimsel pass - Susten pass

Equipment: GoPro Hero3+ Black Edition, GoPro suction cup
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      08-19-2014, 03:32 PM   #2
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Thanks for sharing this amazing footage !! What an amazing part of the world !! Cant get the hang of you driving on that side of the road tho
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      08-19-2014, 03:54 PM   #3
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I like it, and I haven't even seen it, due to a slow hotel internet line.
Having driven most of your route myself with a suitable BMW E30, I know the feeling.

Based on the title of the thread, I was expecting footage from Nürburgring, but these mountain passes are also great for those who really like to drive.
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Wow awesome little video - thanks for sharing
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      08-20-2014, 10:19 AM   #5
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Thats f*ckin awesome man! Hope i can make such trip one day!
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      08-20-2014, 10:20 AM   #6
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It is so insanely hot in Houston this month that looking at patches of snow on a mountain provides me with great relief.
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Awesome video.
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One post, one front page. Awesome video.
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      08-20-2014, 11:04 AM   #9
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Why vimeo instead of youtube? nice video btw I just made a timelapse from my ED trip although yours is nice, I'm on the fwy going from switzerland to France lol...

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      08-20-2014, 11:08 AM   #10
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This is my dream some day I hope to fulfill in 5 years from now!
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That just made my day. I sure hope i can take a trip like this someday
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      08-20-2014, 11:52 AM   #12
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Fantastic video! Definitely on my bucket list of things to do.

What's the name of the song?
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Nice !!
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Did 5 of the passes you did during my M4 European delivery! I can confirm that the footage is from those passes!

Just love the roads in that part of Europe.
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Fantastic video! Definitely on my bucket list of things to do.

What's the name of the song?
got it !
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Incredible, why are they so empty? What times of the day did you drive those, early morning?
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      08-20-2014, 02:51 PM   #18
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Web with many mountain passes

great video and great journey!!
By the way, did you see many speed cameras?

Here below a link with some few passes

http://kurvenkoenig.de
For the non german speakers,

Kurven= curves / turns
Koenig = king

Guess the content....
Just checking now which one to enjoy next weekend
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Here below a link with some few passes

http://kurvenkoenig.de
Yes, that is the one I have used for my trips in the Alps as well. If the motorcyclists like a mountain pass, it is usually nice for driving enthusiasts in cars too. Some passes have tunnels running in parallel. The normal traffic runs through the tunnel, and people like us drive over the mountain. In that case, there is not so much traffic.

I remember in the E30, I liked a couple of passes so much that I drove back and ran over one more time! :-)
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      08-20-2014, 03:42 PM   #20
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Nice video Julian1

A bunch of us 1Addicts will be driving these very roads next week/weekend.
If anyone wants to join us - send me a PM.
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      08-20-2014, 05:19 PM   #21
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nice

no dividing lines on most of the roads, how does one pass ??
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Wow freaking beautiful!

Def a work of art, makes me miss Europe
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