Goodwood Festival of Speed

 
2018 Aston Martin DB11

Aston Martin DB11 now available with Mercedes-AMG V-8

Aston Martin’s DB11 is now a little more attainable thanks to the addition of a V-8 option slotting in below the car’s V-12. The engine is the familiar 4.0-liter twin-turbocharged V-8 developed by Mercedes-AMG. Recall that Aston Martin and Mercedes-Benz parent company Daimler entered a... read more

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2018 McLaren 570S Spider

McLaren Sports Series blows its top with arrival of 2018 570S Spider

McLaren will use the 2017 Goodwood Festival of Speed this month to present the 570S Spider. The car is the first open-top member of McLaren’s entry-level Sports Series... read more June 14, 2017 by


 
2017 Vauxhall VXR8 GTS-R

Vauxhall gets final run of VXR8 super sedans from Down Under

General Motors’ British outfit, Vauxhall, has received its last batch of VXR8 muscle sedans. The final version is the VXR8 GTSR, which is just a rebadged version of the... read more June 6, 2017 by


 
2018 Proton Iriz R5 rally car - Image via James Ward/Chicane Media

Proton reveals rally car

Malaysian automaker Proton has decided to go rally racing. Proton, which owns Lotus, commissioned British motorsports and engineering firm Mellors Elliot Motorsport (MEM) to... read more May 19, 2017 by


 
1911 Fiat S76, aka The Beast of Turin, at 2016 Goodwood Festival of Speed

Fiery Beast of Turin makes 150-mile road trip after 100 years

What is “The Beast of Turin”? We’re glad you asked. That title was colloquially bestowed upon the 1911 Fiat S76, which was brought into this world to do one... read more March 22, 2017 by


 
2016 Elemental RP1

F1 aerodynamics mean no big wings on British sports car

The British company Elemental revealed its RP1 sports car at last weekend's Goodwood Festival of Speed. The RP1 is built around a carbon composite tub, and buyers have a... read more July 3, 2016 by


 
Mercedes-AMG GTR runs up the hill at Goodwood

Mercedes-AMG GT R sounds glorious tearing up the Goodwood Hill

You may be saying to yourself that you've heard enough about the new Mercedes-AMG GT R. You've seen plenty of shots of its flat-green Green Hell Magno paint. You know all the... read more July 1, 2016 by


 
McLaren P1 LM at 2016 Goodwood Hillclimb

McLaren P1 LM car breaks Goodwood Hillclimb record

One of the Goodwood Festival of Speed's major attractions is its renowned Hillclimb, a sprint up Lord March's driveway. It might not be as challenging as, say, the Pikes Peak... read more July 1, 2016 by


 
1956 Jaguar D-Type 'Long Nose' endurance racer at 2016 Goodwood Festival of Speed

Goodwood's glorious Festival of Speed: photo galleries

Quick, name an event in which cars 110 years apart compete against each other to race up a hill. Stumped?­ Welcome to the Goodwood Festival of Speed, a unique, surreal... read more June 28, 2016 by


 
Bugatti Chiron at the 2016 Goodwood Festival of Speed

Watch the 1,480-hp Bugatti Chiron tackle the Goodwood Hillclimb

What better place for the Bugatti Chiron to visit last weekend than the March family's driveway at Goodwood House? The world's most powerful road-going car was one of the... read more June 27, 2016 by


 
Aston Martin Vantage GT12 Roadster

Q by Aston Martin reveals special Vantage GT12 Roadster at Goodwood

Aston Martin is on the closest thing to its home turf this week, where the British automaker's Q division has debuted a new, one-off roadster tailor-made for an unnamed... read more June 24, 2016 by


 
Nissan GT-R Drone

Nissan's new drone can keep up with the GT-R on a racetrack

Nissan is in the car business, but it has commissioned a special drone that is capable of keeping pace with the high-performance GT-R on a racetrack. The GT-R Drone, as... read more June 24, 2016 by


 
2018 Mercedes-AMG GT R

2018 Mercedes-AMG GT R roars into Goodwood Festival of Speed

Mercedes-AMG’s new GT R sports car was hardly a secret, but regardless it’s finally here and there are plenty of details to divulge. The GT R is a track-focused... read more June 24, 2016 by


 
2016 VUHL 05RR

Mexico’s VUHL unveils more hardcore version of 05 track car

After first presenting the 05 at the 2013 Goodwood Festival of Speed, Mexican sports car startup VUHL has returned to this year’s running of the popular British event... read more June 24, 2016 by


 
Noble M600 Speedster, 2016 Goodwood Festival of Speed

Noble M600 Speedster debuts at 2016 Goodwood Festival of Speed

Niche British sports car marque Noble has finally unveiled the production version of its M600 Speedster. We first saw the open-top supercar as a computer-generated rendering... read more June 24, 2016 by


 
Lamborghini Aventador Miura Homage

Lamborghini presents Miura-inspired Aventador at 2016 Goodwood Festival of Speed

Lamborghini rolled out a special version of its Aventador on the opening day of the 2016 Goodwood Festival of Speed in the United Kingdom. The car honors the iconic Miura... read more June 23, 2016 by


 
 

 
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