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.

Jaguar D-Type Race at 2014 Goodwood Revival

Jaguar D-Type

The 2014 Goodwood Revival will celebrate the 60th anniversary of arguably Britain’s most iconic sports car, the Jaguar D-type, with a special race for examples of the legendary machine at the September 12-14 event. As many as 30 D-types, invited from across the globe, will take part in the Lavant Cup, which will be held on the Saturday of the Revival. … [Read more...]

Goodwood Festival of Speed 2014 – Picture Gallery

Porsche 917K

The 2014 edition of the Goodwood Festival of Speed, held on June 26-29, was the largest and most successful in the event's history, attracting 200,000 enthusiastic visitors to Goodwood House and the 1.16-mile Goodwood hill climb in West Sussex, England. With superstar names from the world of motorsport, including John Surtees, Sir Jackie Stewart, Sir Stirling Moss, Lewis Hamilton, Kimi Raikkonen, Sebastien Loeb, … [Read more...]

Goodwood Festival of Speed 2014 – Style et Luxe Concours

Maserati Class at the 2014 Goodwood Cartier Style et Luxe Concours

The Cartier Style et Luxe Concours d'Elegance at the 2014 Goodwood Festival of Speed was held 26-29 June on the lawns of Goodwood House in West Sussex, England. This year's event celebrated its 20th edition at the Festival of Speed and honored the best in design throughout the history of the automotive industry. Best of Show at the 2014 Goodwood Cartier Style et Luxe Concours d'Elegance was awarded to a 1953 … [Read more...]

Goodwood Festival of Speed 2014 – Report and Photos

Sir Stirling Moss behind wheel of the Mercedes-Benz W 196

The Goodwood Festival of Speed 2014 was held June 26-29 at Goodwood House and the 9-turn, 1.16-mile Goodwood hill climb in West Sussex, England. The central theme for the 2014 running of the Goodwood Festival of Speed was ‘Addicted to Winning – The Unbeatable Champions of Motor Sport’, celebrating drivers, riders, teams and manufacturers who have all swept before them in their chosen sport. Alongside the overall … [Read more...]

Bonhams Goodwood Festival of Speed 2014 – Auction Results

Ferrari 375 Plus

The Bonhams Goodwood Festival of Speed 2014 auction was held Friday 27 June on the Tapestry Lawn at Goodwood House in Chichester, UK, resulting in £22.6 million ($38.4 million USD) in total sales. A selection of more than 85 automobiles crossed the auction block, with the top result going to the ex-Scuderia 1954 Ferrari 375 Plus that sold for £10,753,500 ($18.2 million USD). … [Read more...]

Goodwood Members’ Meeting 2014 – Behind the Scenes

Behind the Scenes at 2014 Goodwood Members' Meeting

The 72nd Goodwood Members' Meeting was staged 29-30 March 2014 at the 2.4-mile Goodwood Motor Circuit in West Sussex, England. From jaw-dropping cars and enthralling on-track action to spectacular festivities and more, the 2014 Members' Meeting lived up its billing as the ultimate "right crowd and no crowding" weekend for Goodwood Road Racing Club (GRRC) members and their guests, something helped along by the perfect … [Read more...]

Shelby Cup Race at 2014 Goodwood Revival

Ford Shelby Mustang GT350

The Goodwood Revival 2014 will celebrate an American institution with the Shelby Cup, a special race exclusively for touring cars powered by small-block V8 engines. Mercury Comet Cyclones, Plymouth Barracudas, Ford Falcons, Dodge Darts and more stunning cars, will thunder around the Sussex circuit during the 12-14 September event, evoking memories of an unforgettable era of 1960s tin-top racing. Naturally, Ford … [Read more...]

Redman / Porsche Combo at Goodwood Festival of Speed 2014

Brian Redman in the Porsche 917 PA

Brian Redman will be reunited with a Porsche 917 PA at the 2014 Goodwood Festival of Speed, scheduled for June 26-29 at the 1.16-mile Goodwood hill climb in West Sussex, England. British ace Redman, 77, is world-renowned as the king of Formula 5000, the Burnley-born racer having taken a record 16 wins in the North American series and three straight titles from 1974-76 - fitting in perfectly with this year's … [Read more...]

Fiat S76 Featured at 2014 Goodwood Festival of Speed

1911 Fiat S76

The Fiat S76, unofficially the fastest car in the world in 1911, will turn a wheel for the first time in over 100 years when it tackles the 2014 Goodwood Festival of Speed, scheduled for June 26-29 at the 1.16-mile Goodwood hill climb in West Sussex, England. Just two S76s were produced by the Italian manufacturer, with the aim of snatching the records for the flying kilometre and flying mile from the ‘Blitzen’ … [Read more...]

Cartier Concours at 2014 Goodwood Festival of Speed

1968 Alfa Romeo Tipo 33 Stradale

The Cartier ‘Style et Luxe’ Concours d'Elegance will celebrate its 20th appearance at the Goodwood Festival of Speed in 2014 with a display of automotive machinery across seven dedicated classes. Situated on the Cartier Lawn, the Concours d'Elegance continues to be renowned as the definitive celebration of fine automotive design and the display assembled at Goodwood will be no exception. Class 1 will feature … [Read more...]

Supercar Run at 2014 Goodwood Festival of Speed

Supercar Run at Goodwood Festival of Speed 2013

For the first time in Goodwood Festival of Speed history, supercars will battle against the clock as part of the 2014 Michelin Supercar Run. Road-going supercars will do battle in a bid to reveal which manufacturer produces the fastest production machine. With representation from many of the world’s manufacturers during the timed section on the Saturday afternoon of the event, an intense contest is guaranteed on … [Read more...]

Goodwood Members’ Meeting 2014 – Report and Photos

1961 Ferrari 250 GT SWB Breadvan

The 72nd Goodwood Members' Meeting was staged 29-30 March 2014 at the 2.4-mile Goodwood Motor Circuit in West Sussex, England. The debut Meeting for the members of the Goodwood Road Racing Club served as a continuation of the 71 club meetings held at Goodwood during the 1950s and ’60s for the members of the British Automobile Racing Club. The new historic motor sport event featured than 400 iconic racing and … [Read more...]

Mercedes-Benz at 2014 Goodwood Festival of Speed

Mercedes-Benz CLK GTR driven by Klaus Ludwig and Bernd Schneider

The 2014 Goodwood Festival of Speed will pay tribute to 120 years of achievement in motor sport by Mercedes-Benz with a Central Feature in its honour. This year’s Central Feature, designed by sculptor Gerry Judah, will be the most architecturally challenging and spectacular installation ever seen at the Goodwood Festival of Speed and is sure to be a visual highlight of the June 26-29 event. Since its invention in … [Read more...]

Goodwood Members’ Meeting 2014 – Tony Gaze Trophy

Start of the Tony Gaze Trophy at 2014 Goodwood Members Meeting

The Tony Gaze Trophy at the 2014 Goodwood Members' Meeting was held March 29-30 at the 2.4-mile Goodwood Motor Circuit in West Sussex, England. The race for sports and GT cars that raced before 1959 was named in honor of a man who was instrumental in the creation of Goodwood Motor Circuit, the late Tony Gaze. In addition to his distinguished exploits as a World War 2 fighter pilot, Frederick Anthony Owen ‘Tony’ … [Read more...]

Goodwood Members’ Meeting 2014 – Salvadori Cup Photos

1958 Lister-Jaguar Knobbly, 1958 Lotus-Climax 15 and 1958 Lister-Chevrolet Knobbly

The Salvadori Cup at the 2014 Goodwood Members' Meeting was held March 29-30 at the 2.4-mile Goodwood Motor Circuit in West Sussex, England. The race for sports racing cars that competed between 1955 and 1960 was staged in honor of racing great Roy Salvadori. Salvadori, a man steeped in Goodwood motor sport lore, died in June 2012. Unlucky never to have won a World Championship-level Grand Prix, Salvadori excelled … [Read more...]