Goodwood Festival of Speed

 
Porsche 919 Evo at the Nürburgring

Porsche declined opportunity to destroy McLaren's Goodwood record

The Porsche 919 Evo is on a world tour to say goodbye to fans. This trip includes a stop at many race tracks so that the unrestricted racing machine can set some records on its way out. One place it won't be doing that? The Goodwood Festival of Speed. Porsche has declined an opportunity to take its... read more

July 11, 2018 by
 
1968 Ford Mustang from the Steve McQueen movie "Bullitt"

Original "Bullitt" 1968 Ford Mustang heading to Goodwood Festival of Speed

After making a surprise appearance at the 2018 Detroit auto show, the original 1968 Ford Mustang from the 1968 film "Bullitt" will cross the pond and make its European debut... read more July 2, 2018 by


 
2019 McLaren 600LT

2019 McLaren 600LT makes debut

McLaren on Thursday unveiled a new member of its Sports Series. Called the 600LT, the car is a new hardcore variant plugging the gap between the 570S and the 720S from the... read more June 28, 2018 by


 
Teaser for range-topping McLaren Sports Series model debuting on June 28

Hardcore McLaren Sports Series member teased ahead of June 28 reveal

McLaren breaks down its model range into three categories. You have the Sports Series, Super Series, and Ultimate Series, and there is a clear performance delineator between... read more June 13, 2018 by


 
Polestar 1

Polestar 1 dynamic debut set for 2018 Goodwood Festival of Speed

The first model from high-performance Swedish electric car brand Polestar is almost ready for delivery. The 600-horsepower coupe made its debut last fall, and we've since... read more June 11, 2018 by


 
A Ferrari F40 LM takes to the Goodwood hill climb at the Festival of Speed

Watch a Ferrari F40 LM make noise at the Goodwood Festival of Speed

Just 1,311 Ferrari F40 examples were built between the years 1987 and 1992. Ferrari needed a successor to its monstrous 288 GTO, and this was that car. It turned out to be... read more September 8, 2017 by


 
A full-size McLaren 720S built from LEGO

Watch a full-size McLaren 720S get built from Legos in one minute

Lego has been churning out some great kits over the last few years. The Speed Champions series is chock full of excellent offerings that feature some of your favorite street... read more August 8, 2017 by


 
2018 Porsche 911 GT2 RS

Is the 2018 Porsche 911 GT2 RS still a "widowmaker"?

It’s so skilled at cutting fat, another name Porsche could have considered for its most powerful road-going 911 was “breaking knife.” Similar cars before... read more July 10, 2017 by


 
Subaru WRX STI RHD Goodwood Festival of Speed

Tackling Goodwood Hill in a right-hand-drive Subaru WRX STI

Automotive public relations is a funny profession. As a young writer, my editor told me ahead of my first media program to never say anything that could be construed as a... read more July 8, 2017 by


 
2018 Porsche 911 GT2 RS at Goodwood Festival of Speed

2018 Porsche 911 GT2 RS puts on a show at Goodwood Festival of Speed

Following a soft reveal at the E3 video game conference in Los Angeles, Porsche took to the 2017 Goodwood Festival of Speed to unveil the 2018 911 GT2 RS. In the process, the... read more July 7, 2017 by


 
2017 Goodwood Festival of Speed-Day 2

Top 11 ways up Lord March's driveway at the Goodwood Festival of Speed

More than 250 cars, trucks, and motorcycles made the 1.16-mile blast, past the Goodwood House, into Molecomb Corner, and continuing into history. By the books, Nick Heidfeld... read more July 6, 2017 by


 
2017 Goodwood Festival of Speed Forest Rally Stage

10 best things we saw at 2017 Goodwood Festival of Speed

God must be a gearhead. Want proof? Southern England inexplicably managed good weather for three consecutive days so we could witness seven decades of Ferrari, multiple... read more July 5, 2017 by


 
Subaru WRX STI Type RA NBR at Goodwood Festival of Speed

The engineering behind the Subaru WRX STI Type RA NBR Goodwood hill climber

If done right, the Goodwood Festival of Speed can be an excuse to get champagne drunk on a British aristocrat's estate and watch very fast cars drive up a hill. We were... read more July 5, 2017 by


 
Nick Heidfeld in a Mahindra M4Electric Formula E race car at the 2017 Goodwood Festival of Speed

Watch Nick Heidfeld attempt a Goodwood hill climb record in Mahindra’s Formula E car

During the 1999 Goodwood Festival of Speed, German racing driver Nick Heidfeld managed to complete the event's 1.16-mile hill climb in a scant 41.6 seconds behind the wheel... read more July 5, 2017 by


 
2017 Goodwood Festival of Speed-Day 3

Are we having fun yet? Here's your 2017 Goodwood Festival of Speed day three gallery

Day three of Lord March's driveway dash was just as spectacular as the first two. Sure, the event featured a rousing rendition of the Italian national anthem on the front... read more July 2, 2017 by


 
2017 Goodwood Festival of Speed-Day 2

Here's your 2017 Goodwood Festival of Speed day two gallery

Timed runs up Lord March's driveway won't start until this weekend, but already the 2017 Goodwood Festival of Speed is off to a flying start. This year's celebration includes... read more July 1, 2017 by


 
 

 
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