• Goodwood Festival of Speed

    Goodwood Festival of Speed Postponed

    Following the developments in the past week regarding coronavirus and the advice received from the UK Government and the Public Health England, Goodwood has taken the decision to postpone the Festival of Speed presented by Mastercard, until later this year. Scheduled to take place on July 9-12th, Goodwood is currently exploring potential alternative dates for […] More

  • Watch the craziest drivers at Goodwood

    There’s a lot of craziness at the Goodwood Festival of Speed. Crazy drivers take to the hill in crazy cars and drive crazily fast at crazy angles. We think these are the craziest runs seen throughout the weekend. Starting with 17-year old Oliver Solberg, who proves that the apple never falls far from the tree. […] More

  • Watch the best drift action from Goodwood

    There’s always some wild action on the hill during the Goodwood Festival of Speed. By far the wildest happens when the drifters come out to play. Proper drifting was a controversial addition to the FoS line-up five or six years ago. But the bonkers cars and sheer showmanship of the drivers have firmly established the […] More

  • Volkswagen ID.R smashes Goodwood record

    Volkswagen had made no secret that it was going to this year’s Goodwood Festival of Speed determined to break the 20-year old hillclimb record. Mission accomplished, as the electric Volkswagen ID.R wiped a massive 1.7 seconds off the record, setting a time of 39.90secs with Romain Dumas at the wheel. With 680hp, instant torque and […] More

  • Check these sweet cars in the Goodwood Festival of Speed auction

    Among the very many goings-on at the Goodwood Festival of Speed this weekend is Bonhams’ traditional auction of rare and important cars. Here we’ve gathered together our favourites from the sale. We’ll run through them in chronological order. 1907 Metallurgique-Maybach Built by a now-obscure Belgian maker of luxury cars, this started life as a 60/80hp […] More

  • McLaren P1 LM

    McLaren P1 LM blitzes Goodwood hill road car record

    The lunatic McLaren P1 LM made its first public appearance at the Goodwood Festival of Speed last weekend and promptly blizted the road car record on the hillclimb. With Indy 500 winner Kenny Brack at the wheel, it set an astonishing time of 47.07secs, crossing the line at 130mph. As debuts go, that’s quite a […] More

  • Bonhams Goodwood FoS sale

    Top picks at Bonhams’ Goodwood FoS sale

    It’s almost July (really?) which means it’s Goodwood Festival of Speed time again. As usual, Bonhams pitches its tent on one of the lawns at Goodwood House for one of its biggest UK sales of the year. Going through the catalogue, it doesn’t look like being a classic sale as we’ve seen in previous years, […] More

  • Mazda MX-5 Icon

    Special Edition Mazda MX-5 Icon set for Goodwood

    I think I’m right in saying that there have been more special edition versions of the Mazda MX-5 than any other car. Maybe apart from the Mini. Now there’s a 42nd special edition to add the tally, the new Mazda MX-5 Icon – a nameplate we’ve seen three times previously. It’s based on the top-spec […] More

  • Watch 70s touring cars tear round Goodwood

    Watch 70s touring cars tear round Goodwood

    Of all the different kinds of racing car there are, touring cars are by far the easiest to relate to. They just look like modified versions of the saloons you see pounding the streets every day. The fact the racing is often fast and furious is an added bonus. Even when the cars reach 30 […] More

  • 2016 Goodwood Festival of Speed Theme announced

    The Goodwood Festival of Speed is increasing vastly in popularity year by year, which isn’t really a surprise as it is a truly spectacular event as we found out when we attended this year. Goodwood have announced that the confirmed theme for the 2016 Festival of Speed and also the driver tribute for the Goodwood Revival. […] More

  • Bonhams Goodwood Revival

    Top picks from Bonhams’ Goodwood sale

    Bonhams’ Goodwood Revival sale recently hit the headlines when it emerged new Top Gear host Chris Evans is selling off 13 cars from his collection, collectively worth well over £5 million. Evans also has 140 items of automobilia in the sale, including a couple of dozen Ferrari ride-on toys, the proceeds from which go to […] More

  • Goodwood Festival of Speed

    Goodwood Festival of Speed Recap

    Considering the Goodwood Festival of Speed has been running for nearly as long as I’ve lived, its quite astonishing that as a keen car nut, this year’s festival was going to be my first. I’ve always read and seen so much of this Goodwood event but for some reason I never actually thought about going, […] More

  • Peugeot 205 T16

    Peugeot 205 T16 at Goodwood Festival of Speed

    The Goodwood Festival of Speed takes place this weekend, so it’s time to take a look at some of the incredible vehicles that will be at the event. Today we’re looking at the Peugeot 205 T16. The FIA’s ruling that competing cars in particular groups had to have road going versions of the rally car on […] More

  • Peugeot 308 R Hybrid

    Peugeot at the Goodwood Festival of Speed

    Another year, another June and the time to countdown the weeks and days left until Goodwood begins. Since 1993 each and every year the Goodwood Festival of Speed has become bigger and bigger with the world’s biggest manufacturers bringing cars ranging from their everyday cars to their one off rarest cars, some for a run up […] More

  • Retro Toyota GT86 for Goodwood

    Retro-liveried Toyota GT86s for Goodwood

    Toyota is celebrating its long and storied motorsport history at the Goodwood Festival of Speed later this month with six Toyota GT86s wearing liveries carried by some of Toyota’s great race and rally cars. Perhaps the most iconic is the Castrol livery, used by Toyota’s World Rally Championship team in 1994 and ’95 on the ST205-generation […] More

  • Goodwood Revival preview

    The Goodwood Revival Meeting, takes place from 12-14 September and there will be plenty of 1940s, ‘50s and ‘60s icons for all to see on the track. Highlights at the Goodwood Motor Circuit include the following: Sixty years of the Jaguar D-type with one of the largest gatherings of D-types in the world including the Lavant […] More

  • Sebastien Loeb

    How Sebastien Loeb won at Goodwood

    Back in June a Frenchman drove a small hatchback up the driveway of a country house in West Sussex. Doesn’t sound like a big deal does it? Except the Frenchman wasn’t just any Frenchman. It was Sebastien Loeb. A man with 78 World Rally wins and nine World Rally championships to his name. A man […] More

  • Racing

    Racing round-up; BES, WorldRX, Goodwood, BRC

    Blancpain Endurance Series – Paul Ricard Bentley took its second-straight victory in the BES in France on Saturday evening. After three hours of racing, just 1.1 seconds separated the #7 Smith/Meyrick/Kane Continental GT3 from the #98 ART McLaren of Demoustier/Lapierre/Parente. It was even closer between the two HTP Motorsport Mercedes’, the #85 car of Wolf/Afanasiev/Dusseldorp […] More

  • Goodwood FoS

    Goodwood FoS: The race cars

    With several hundred cars and bikes due to tackle the Goodwood hill, the only way you can guarantee you will see all of them is to pick a spot by the track and stay rooted to it all day. Unfortunately, I did not have the time to do do that. And when I eventually did get to […] More

  • Goodwood FoS0

    Goodwood FoS: The manufacturers

    Ever wondered why there isn’t a British Motor Show anymore? I often have, but as it turns out, the Goodwood Festival of Speed has become the de facto British Motor Show, such is the manufacturer presence there. The last time I went in 2005, a few were there with five or six cars on display […] More

  • Jaguar

    Jaguar SO to launch new model at Goodwood

    Jaguar’s new Special Operations division will unveil its first production car at the Goodwood Festival of Speed later this month. The department, officially announced earlier in June, has been tasked with creating limited-run versions of both Jaguar and Land Rover cars, ranging from the luxurious to the wild. Other projects on the go at JLR […] More

  • Civic Type R and NSX concepts at Goodwood

    The Honda Civic Type R and Honda NSX concept cars will make their UK debuts at the Goodwood Festival of Speed in June. The productions versions of both the much-anticipated models will go on sale during 2015, when Honda will also re-enter Formula 1, supplying engines to the McLaren team. The road-going NSX will feature […] More

  • Koenigsegg One:1 to make UK debut at Goodwood

    Two examples of the Koenigsegg Agera One:1 will appear together for the first time at the Goodwood Festival of Speed next month. One will take part in the Supercar Run on the Goodwood hillclimb, while the other will be displayed on tyre manufacturer Michelin’s stand. The Koenigsegg One:1 gets its name from its power-to-weight ratio […] More

  • Goodwood to stage mobility scooter record attempt

    Goodwood will host an ambitious attempt to break the world record for the furthest distance traveled in 24 hours on a mobility scooter. Disabled motorsport marshal Steve Tarrant aims to ride a TGA Breeze scooter at least 200 miles over Saturday and Sunday this weekend. Mr Tarrant, who lost his leg in an accident while […] More

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