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New 2022 Range Rover Sport unveiled at Goodwood Festival of Speed

An all-electric version of the Sport is likely to arrive in 2024. The car will be available in SE and Autobiography specifications, with a special First Edition model available throughout the first year of production, reported the Coventry Telegraph. Like the new Range Rover, the new Range Rover Sport is based on Land Rover’s advanced, […]

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Damon Hill drives father Graham’s iconic Formula One car at Goodwood Festival of Speed

See below for a full rundown of events to come at the site in West Sussex. Saturday, June 2512:05pm – BMW M moment beheld at the front of Goodwood House12:10pm – Michelin supercar run, first glance and road bikes12:40pm – The Blades air display is held above the sprawling estate1pm – Goodwood Action Sports Show1:15pm […]

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Onboard ‘world’s maddest 300mph hypercar’ Hennessey Venom at Goodwood Festival of Speed

“It’s always a wonderful event and I’m looking forward to getting behind the wheel of some of my cars again and celebrating 30 years since my World Championship with all the Goodwood fans.” Following his F1 career Mansell became the only person ever to hold both F1 and IndyCar crowns at the same time, by […]

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Paralyzed race driver completes Goodwood hill climb using head movement to steer | Engadget

Former Indy Racing League competitor Sam Schmidt is continuing to break new ground for accessible driving technology. The Arrow McLaren SP team co-owner has completed the signature hill climb at this year’s Goodwood Festival of Speed using head movements and his breath to steer — the first time anyone has demonstrated the feature at the […]

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Red Arrows wow crowds in incredible red, white and blue display at Goodwood Festival

Goodwood Festival of Speed takes place this week in West Sussex. It began yesterday, June 23, and will end on Sunday, June 26. Today, the Red Arrows gave spectators a show as they flew over the festival’s grounds, billowing red, white, and blue smoke. The famous Red Arrows returned to Goodwood today after giving audiences […]

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F1 champion Nigel Mansell celebrates special anniversary at Goodwood Festival of Speed

Over 200,000 spectators will flock to West Sussex over the course of the Goodwood Festival of Speed. Among them, there will be thousands of F1 fans who will get to enjoy several features celebrating their favourite motorsport. One of those will be the presence of an F1 legend Nigel Mansell. Mansell won the 1992 F1 […]

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Ford unveils new electric SuperVan at Goodwood Festival of Speed

The incredible van-bodied race car was revealed on the first day of the festival. The spectators were then able to enjoy the machine race up the famous hill. Experts will also be available at hand to answer any burning questions about the state of electric motoring. Festival organisers said that they will not reveal the […]

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Ford to debut its one-off ‘Very Gay Raptor’ at Goodwood Festival of Speed

The raptor is a one-off special based on the second-generation Range Raptor. The vehicle will make its debut at Goodwood while reaffirming Ford’s long-term commitment to LQBTQ+ allyship. A statement released by Ford read: “The appearance of ‘Very Gay Raptor’ at the event near Chichester, UK, will be used to further initiate important discussions and […]

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F1’s George Russel to make a surprise appearance at Goodwood Festival of Speed

Thousands of fans flocking to West Sussex this year will be expecting plenty of drama. And, the festival is well prepared to deliver. Among hundreds of supercars and electric vehicles, the spectators will also be treated to shows put on by F1 cars. F1’s George Russell is set to grace Goodwood with his presence this […]

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