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THE 2008 FESTIVAL OF SPEED THEME: ‘HAWTHORN TO HAMILTON – BRITAIN’S LOVE AFFAIR WITH WORLD MOTOR SPORT’

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The theme of the 2008 Goodwood Festival of Speed is ‘Hawthorn to Hamilton – Britain’s Love Affair with World Motor Sport’. Britain has always played a key role in the global motor racing industry, forging successful relationships with the rest of the motor sport world.

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MAKE FATHER’S DAY – WITH HISTORIC RACING AT BRANDS HATCH

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Tickets for the Autoglym HSCC Historic Festival at Brands Hatch – June 28th and 29th – make a great gift for Father’s Day (which this year falls on June 15th).

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Sir Stirling Moss OBE Drove famous Jaguar D-Type through Bradford to celebrate opening of Speedmaster’s new £2.5 million conference centre

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Hundreds of people lined the streets of Bradford on Thursday April 24th to see motor racing legend Sir Stirling Moss drive a long-nose Jaguar D-Type to Speedmaster in Greengates, where he opened Europe’s first motoring themed conference centre.

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Sir Stirling Moss OBE to drive famous Jaguar DType through Bradford

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Famous racing and film cars from Jaguar’s Heritage collection will drive through Bradford next Thursday (April 24th) to mark the opening of the UK’s first purpose built motoring theme conference centre.

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50 YEARS OF SUPERCAR ICONS AT BRITISH MOTOR SHOW

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More details have been revealed about the Heritage Enclosure debuting at this summer’s British International Motor Show (ExCeL London, 23 July to 3 August) – sure to be one of the event’s showpiece attractions.

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GOODWOOD LAUNCHES THE 2008 FESTIVAL OF SPEED TO GREAT FANFARE

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To the earth-shaking accompaniment of over 50 competition racing cars and motorcycles firing into life, The Earl of March announced the key attractions due to appear at this year’s Festival of Speed, being held between 11-13 July.

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CLASSIC ITALIA AT BARONS, SANDOWN PARK

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Fans of Italian flair can enjoy la dolce vita at Barons’ Classic Italia sale of classic and collectable Italian cars at Sandown Park, Surrey on June 16th/17th.

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HISTORY RE-RUN IN RALLY CELEBRATION

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Exactly 50 years after Fiat emphatically demonstrated that it makes the best small cars in the world, a group of Fiat 500s will once again return to historic Liege in Belgium – leading a 10-day celebration of one of the greatest endurance rallies ever run.

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HIGH-PERFORMING FORDS AT THE GOODWOOD FESTIVAL OF SPEED

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Ford Motor Company, a major sponsor of the Goodwood Festival of Speed since its inception in 1993, will again be supporting this prestigious event 11-13 July 2008.

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Sir Stirling Moss OBE to drive famous racing car through Bradford

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Legendary motor racing driver Sir Stirling Moss is to open the first purpose built conference centre in the country to have a motoring theme.

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