Goodwood Festival of Speed ​​2013: the 20th edition

Already 20 candles for the Goodwood Festival of Speed!

The Festival of Speed ​​at Goodwood is a big event that attracts large motor sport fans, which give them appointments annually. They come from all around the world.

This is mainly an old sports car show, surrounded by more modern cars, a competition of elegance and also the opportunity to attend in competitions on racetracks, rating and off road.

An event that lasts only three days, but filled with multiple related activities.

The contribution of builders
Today, many manufacturers take advantage of the Goodwood Festival of Speed ​​to celebrate their different birthdays.

For 2013, Porsche was back honors that a string of 911 models, celebrating the 50th anniversary of the legendary German car.

Porsche sculpture
After the sculptures offered by manufacturers Toyota (2007), Land Rover (2008) Audi (2009), Alfa Romeo in 2010, Jaguar in 2011 and Lotus in 2012, is now the turn of the German Porsche to present his sculpture which logically reference to the 911 model.

The big names of motor sport
Formula1, the very British origins are still deeply rooted, holds a privileged spot at this festival dedicated to the world of speed.

More than 50 cars of legendary and recent Formula1 are presented there. A dozen Formula 1 drivers come annually to turn the Goodwood Festival of Speed.

Lewis Hamilton, Jensen Button and Sebastian Vettel are accustomed to this impressive speed festival.

The Hill Climb
The activity most run the Goodwood Festival of Speed ​​is undeniably the symbol of race being waged legendary sports cars, old and recent, around this trail 2 km, amenagee specially for the occasion.

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A planetary mediatic coverage
Through greater participation of the various worldwide manufacturers and the rapidity of the Internet, the Goodwood Festival of Speed ​​today enjoys a planetary mediatic coverage.

It has become a new platform for the presentation and even the occasion of the launch of new models and concepts.

Among the stars cars, we find:

  • Alfa Romeo 4C Launch Edition
  • Bentley Continental GT3
  • Caterham 620R
  • McLaren 12C GT Spirit
  • Porsche 911 GT3
  • VUHL 05

Tomorrow morning we will present you a photo gallery on any special Goodwood Festival of Speed ​​2013