Goodwood Motorsports

Photos, event coverage, news and information on Goodwood Festival of Speed, Goodwood Members Meeting and Goodwood Revival, each held annually at Goodwood House in England.

Behind the Scenes at 2014 Goodwood Revival – Picture Gallery

Behind the Scenes at 2014 Goodwood Revival

The Goodwood Revival 2014 was held September 12-14 at the Goodwood Motor Circuit in West Sussex, England. The Circuit opened its gates in 1948 following the closure in 1946 of the then RAF Westhampnett, a wartime fighter base. This year, alongside the usual roster of historic car races, the Revival celebrated a select group of anniversaries including the 75th anniversary of the airfield and Jackie Stewart's … [Read more...]

Formula 1 Cars at 2015 Goodwood Members Meeting

Lotus 72

Grand Prix racing’s most visually distinctive period will be featured at the 73rd Goodwood Members Meeting, scheduled for 21-22 March 2015 at the Goodwood Motor Circuit in West Sussex, England. From 1971 until early 1976, Formula 1 cars were fitted with increasingly outlandish airboxes, towering high above the drivers’ heads, and more than 25 models from this innovative and extravagant era will grace the Goodwood … [Read more...]

Goodwood Schedule of Events 2015

Ferrari 166 MM Barchetta of Sally Mason-Styrron

The Goodwood schedule of events 2015 were announced for both the Festival of Speed and Revival meeting. The dates are subject to change, pending ratification by the FIA of the 2015 Formula 1 calendar in December. All of the Goodwood events promise an array of cars and motorcycles, plus star drivers and riders, and plenty of other attractions for spectators of all ages. … [Read more...]

Goodwood Revival 2014 – Picture Gallery

Maserati 300S at the Goodwood Revival 2014

The Goodwood Revival 2014 was staged 12-14 September at the 7-turn, 2.4 mile Goodwood Motor Circuit located on the estate of Lord March’s Goodwood House in West Sussex, England. Picking out the highlight moments is a tricky task. The Goodwood Revival is a weekend when everything seems to be exceptional. From the racing and the circuit to the performers and entertainment to the owners, drivers, mechanics, families and … [Read more...]

Goodwood Revival 2014 – Photo Gallery

Goodwood Revival 2014 - Freddie March Trophy

The 2014 running of the Goodwood Revival was held September 12-14 at the 7-turn, 2.4-mile Goodwood Motor Circuit in West Sussex, England. This year’s weather was in stark contrast to last year’s wet and wild conditions. The crowds were rewarded with a feast of racing from stars of the past, present and future. The Goodwood Revival celebrates all things from 1948 to 1966, the active years of the circuit. This … [Read more...]

Goodwood Revival 2014 – Behind the Scenes Photo Gallery

Goodwood Revival 2014

The Goodwood Revival 2014 was staged September 12-14 at the Goodwood Motor Circuit in West Sussex, England. A sell-out crowd of 148,000 guests enjoyed the 16th annual historic motor race that's the finest of its type in the world. While seeing the staggering array of vintage race cars battle the 7-turn, 2.4-mile Circuit is undoubtedly the main draw at the Revival Meeting, it's the little details curated by Lord … [Read more...]

Goodwood Revival 2014 – Whitsun Trophy Report and Photos

Whitsun Trophy Race - 2014 Goodwood Revival

The Whitsun Trophy race at the Goodwood Revival 2014 was held Saturday, September 13th at the 2.4-mile Goodwood Motor Circuit in West Sussex, England. The Whitsun Trophy for sports-racing prototypes of a type that competed between 1961 and 1966 was the weekend’s fastest race and it provided breathtaking entertainment. Following last year’s spectacular one-make race to mark the 50th anniversary of the Ford GT40, … [Read more...]

Goodwood Revival 2014 – Jaguar D-Type Report and Photos

Jaguar D-Type Race - 2014 Goodwood Revival

The Lavant Cup race at the Goodwood Revival 2014 was held Saturday, September 13th at the 2.4-mile Goodwood Motor Circuit in West Sussex, England. This year’s Saturday feature race showcased a grid exclusively made up of Jaguar D-Type variants, in celebration of the model’s 60th anniversary. The Jaguar D-type, a winner of the Le Mans 24-hours three years in a row in the 1950s, was celebrated at the Goodwood … [Read more...]

Goodwood Revival 2014 – RAC Tourist Trophy Report and Photos

1963 Ferrari 250 GTO/64

The Royal Automobile Club Tourist Trophy Celebration race at the Goodwood Revival 2014 was held Sunday, September 14th at the Goodwood Motor Circuit in West Sussex, England. The Royal Automobile Club Tourist Trophy Celebration, for closed-cockpit GT cars in the spirit of the RAC TT races of 1960-1964, is annually the most celebrated race at the Goodwood Revival. The one-hour, two-driver RAC TT Celebration 2014 … [Read more...]

Goodwood Revival 2014 – Sussex Trophy Report and Photos

Start of the Sussex Trophy Race - Goodwood Revival 2014

The Sussex Trophy race at the Goodwood Revival 2014 was held Friday, September 12th at the 2.4-mile, 7-turn Goodwood Motor Circuit in West Sussex, England. A sell-out crowd watched in awe as 30 stunning 1950s sports racing prototypes raced into dusk in the first race of the weekend. The 2014 Sussex Trophy race featured World Championship sports cars and production sports racing cars from 1955 to 1960. The likes of … [Read more...]

Bonhams Goodwood Revival 2014 – Auction Results

1936 Lagonda LG45R Rapide

The Bonhams Goodwood Revival Auction 2014 was held Saturday 13th September at the Goodwood Motor Circuit in Chichester, England, resulting in total sales of £15.4 million. With 106 motor cars and 172 lots of automobilia sold, this year's Revival auction was the biggest to date. James Knight, Bonhams Group Motoring Director, said, “What a weekend – beautiful weather, fantastic cars, and hours of exciting bidding in … [Read more...]

Pur Sang 308 Debuts at Goodwood Revival

Pur Sang 8C 308

Alfa Romeo built four Tipo 308 Grand Prix cars for the 1938 season. One of them, driven by the immortal Tazio Nuvolari, set fastest lap in qualifying for the Pau Grand Prix in the Tipo 308's first racing appearance. Later in the Pau meeting it was destroyed after a fire due to a faulty fuel tank installation. The other Alfa Romeo Tipo 308s survive: the four-time Indianapolis 500 entrant and three-time top ten … [Read more...]

British Touring Car Legends at Goodwood Revival 2014

Jaguar MkVII and Ford Prefect 107E

A selection of British Touring Car Champions are set to do battle at the 2014 Goodwood Revival on September 12-14 in the St Mary’s Trophy for 1950s production saloons. Italian tin-top great Fabrizio Giovanardi, who claimed the 2007 and ’08 BTCC titles to add to his Spanish, Italian and European crowns, will make his Revival debut in Alfa Romeo machinery among a 30-car field of cars of a kind that raced between … [Read more...]

Goodwood Revival 2014 to Honor Jackie Stewart

Sir Jackie Stewart

The Goodwood Revival 2014 will celebrate the 50th anniversary of Sir Jackie Stewart’s 'discovery' with a trio of special parades that will honour the three-time Formula 1 world champion. This year's historic car races will be staged September 12-14 at Goodwood Motor Circuit. Already making waves in sports car racing, Stewart was spotted testing in early 1964 by Goodwood track manager Robin Mackay, who helped to … [Read more...]

Mille Miglia OM 665 SS at 2014 Bonhams Goodwood Revival

1930 OM 665 SS Superba

A 1930 OM 665 SS Superba 2.3-Litre Supercharged that won its class at the Mille Miglia will be featured at the 2014 Bonhams Goodwood Revival auction, scheduled for 13 September at the Goodwood Motor Circuit in Chichester, UK. After winning its class and finishing fifth overall at the Mille Miglia around Italy in 1930, the impressive OM continued with entries in a number of the most noted endurance races of its day … [Read more...]