2.4 Hours of the Ring achievement in Forza Motorsport 5

2.4 Hours of the Ring

Complete a race in the 2.4 Hours of Nurburgring Hopper and drive 250 miles in the event.

20 Jun 2014 until 24 Jun 2014

2.4 Hours of the Ring
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How to unlock the 2.4 Hours of the Ring challenge

  • andiosterfeldandiosterfeld352,369
    20 Jun 2014 17 Jun 2014 22 Jun 2014
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    Hi, this isn't a real solution but maybe it helps you:

    The 2.4 Hours of the Ring Event is available in the Hopper Menu. Every Race is a P-class event and takes 2 hours and 40 minutes (!).

    You have to finish the race to get the achievement, don't leave the race before it ends, even if you reached the 250 miles / 402 km.

    The hardest part is to find a race, cause every event takes 2 h 40 min. I would suggest searching after lobbys until you find one where the race ends in 30 minutes or less. Stay in the lobby and wait till the others finish their race and you can start. Sometimes you will be lucky enough to enter a lobby thats only a few seconds before the start of the race, but most people wont have this luck.



    English isn't my mother tongue, so maybe there are some language mistakes.


    EDIT: Some people said this challenge is harder to get than the other ones cause they had less time left when they reached 250 miles. So keep pushing and drive fast and clean.
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    CraziestSock@xtowers Thanks for the info. I did what you said but by the time I got to 250 I only had like 10 minutes left so I did another lap and then after it popped! Thanks!
    Posted by CraziestSock on 21 Jun 14 at 04:48
    XtowersThis one took me longer to get, too. I had about 10 minutes left when I got 250, so I just kept driving and ended with about 265 miles. Popped it along with German Connection because I was driving the Audi. Started the race with about 8 racers, 4 seemed to leave right away, and another 2 lost connection. So good luck everybody!
    Posted by Xtowers on 21 Jun 14 at 15:38
    XtowersBTW, having someone to chat with will help immensely. Also, the rewards seem to be 60k credits (+affinity) and 60k exp, no matter your finishing position. Pretty pitiful for the amount of racing you do. That's enough for about 5 player levels and 3 affinity levels.
    Posted by Xtowers on 21 Jun 14 at 15:42
    ResinousHashishI ended on 253 Miles, with 20 minutes left using the Audi R18 E-Tron
    Posted by ResinousHashish on 21 Jun 14 at 16:10
    BarkingXstrikerI had 290 miles and 5 minutes left using the Peugeot 908
    Posted by BarkingXstriker on 22 Jun 14 at 06:03
    EDDSI used the Audi R18 E-Tron and managed 301 miles, had hit 250 miles with 25 minutes left to go.
    Posted by EDDS on 22 Jun 14 at 08:58
    ozbuffinaticThanks for this info, I'm about to use it. About your English writing, you've done a better job than some people I know who speak English as their main language. Well Done.
    Posted by ozbuffinatic on 23 Jun 14 at 03:55
    XonatronI accomplished this last night placing 1st out of 12 racers as was awarded 60,000 credits + extras + 140,000 credits for leveling up 4 times (35,000 * 4). I was expecting a (much) bigger reward, in the millions.
    Posted by Xonatron on 23 Jun 14 at 13:53
    XtowersWhen you think about it, you can get roughly 10k credits every 10 minutes doing career races. In my opinion, they should be giving you at least 240k credits/exp at the end of the race, but 300k-500k would be more reasonable since you can't hardly take any breaks, and it is a huge feat to not get disconnected during the race.
    Posted by Xtowers on 23 Jun 14 at 13:57
    Chiken BiscuitI used the Mazda 757 (I think that's what it's called), ended up in fourth of the 11 that finished with 327 miles. All of us in the top 4 used the Mazda. Just check for a tuning set-up on these large tracks. Look for anything rated 5 stars, most are good, and a 10 second advantage per lap adds up quick on these endurance races
    Posted by Chiken Biscuit on 23 Jun 14 at 22:06
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