Tag Archives: Goodwood

This Video of a Range Rover Sport SVR Going Up the Hill at Goodwood on Two Wheels Gets Extremely Tense

Terry Grant, a stunt driver who’s more than a little familiar with the Goodwood Festival of Speed, had already crashed out once this year trying to do the Hillclimb on two wheels. But then, later that day, he tried again.

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The Fastest Way Isn’t Always The Most Fun At Goodwood 

Like a getaway scene in an old school Brit bank heist film, Grant Williams drives his 1959 Jaguar Mk1 sedan racer at full tilt and only half in control. It’s well known that drifting and sliding is rarely the fastest way to negotiate a circuit, but at Goodwood you’re rewarded for being memorable. If Grant had simply…

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This V8-Powered Aston Martin Cygnet Is A True Miracle Of Human Creation

Aston Martin stuffed a V8 engine into its cute little Cygnet city car as a one-off commission project for a person who has a better imagination and bigger wallet than any of us, and it’s like a wasp in car form—miniature in size but terrifying enough to send full-grown adults running in the opposite direction.

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Goodwood Shows No Mercy, Sends Lexus RC F GT3 Up In Flames

A Lexus RC F GT3 race car caught fire in the paddock at the 2018 Goodwood Festival Of Speed. Driver Scott Pruett is reportedly and thankfully unhurt, but the car looks pretty well cooked.

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Watch This Hood Try To Escape This Fire-Spitting Mazda RX-7

While the exact source of Mad Mike Whiddett’s rage remains unclear, we now have definitive proof that his hood wants no part of it.

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We Deserve Better Back Seats

Right now there are pretty much two kinds of rear seats you see in production cars: lounge chairs that swaddle asses in opulence, and basic benches that look like afterthoughts. We need, at least, one more variation of rear seat design.

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Goodwood Breakfast Club: Soft Top Sunday Photodump

The first of this years Goodwood Breakfast clubs was the Soft Top Sunday theme. Thankfully we had lovely weather this morning which must have helped with the turnout and the drive down on quiet roads was rather enjoyable. Not many words from this point, just images.

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This Ridiculous Rolling Deathtrap Makes A Go-Kart Look Like A Space Ship

“You can feel every ripple in the road,” Mark Walker affectionately says about his GN Thunderbug. The “car” is basically a baby carriage with an old airplane engine strapped to it.

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Heaven For Ford GT40s Is A Place On Earth Called Goodwood


Heaven For Ford GT40s Is A Place On Earth Called Goodwood

This year’s Goodwood Members Meeting included a big 50th birthday celebration for the legendary Ford GT40 . That meant lots of noise, lots of V8 fury, and lots of sideways action on the track.

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Get Lost In The Fantastic World Of Early 20th Century Cars

All hail the men and women who make sure that when Lord March calls in 2016, people can watch and hear cars made no later than in 1923 race hard for glory. These ancient machines are something new for sure.

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