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CUMMINS RACING HERITAGE ON DISPLAY AT GOODWOOD

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CUMMINS RACING HERITAGE ON DISPLAY AT GOODWOOD

Cummins 1931 No.8 Duesenberg racing car[/caption]Visitors to this year’s Goodwood Festival of Speed (Chichester, from 1st July) will be able to see Cummins’ No.8 Duesenberg racing car which completed the Indianapolis 500 in 1931. In celebration of the 100th anniversary of the race it is one of a number of Indy cars to be displayed in the Formula One paddock.

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Goodwood resonates to the iconic Cosworth DFV-powered March 711 driven by Ronnie Peterson 40 years ago

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Goodwood resonates to the iconic Cosworth DFV-powered March 711 driven by Ronnie Peterson 40 years ago

For legendary engine additives brand STP, the Goodwood Festival of Speed provides the perfect opportunity to re-engage motorsport fans with its world-class racing roots, including the evocative STP March 711 Grand Prix car.

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GET IT IN YOUR DIARY –DONINGTON HISTORIC FESTIVAL 2012

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GET IT IN YOUR DIARY –DONINGTON HISTORIC FESTIVAL 2012

The dates of the second Donington Historic Festival have been confirmed as Saturday May 5th and Sunday May 6th 2012 – a weekend that definitely deserves priority placement in your diary.

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MAZDA’S 1991 LE MANS-WINNING 787B TO ROCKET UP THE HILL AT THIS WEEKEND’S GOODWOOD FESTIVAL OF SPEED

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MAZDA’S 1991 LE MANS-WINNING 787B TO ROCKET UP THE HILL AT THIS WEEKEND’S GOODWOOD FESTIVAL OF SPEED

Visitors to this weekend’s Goodwood Festival of Speed will be in for a unique treat when the Le Mans-winning Mazda 787B takes to the hill, filling the West Sussex venue with one of motorsport’s most evocative and distinctive soundtracks.

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Legendary gas turbine Lotus stars at the Festival of Speed

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Legendary gas turbine Lotus stars at the Festival of Speed

Making a rare appearance from US shores, the iconic STP Lotus gas turbine Indy car from 1968 is due to take centre stage at the 2011 Goodwood Festival of Speed, with former STP driver Parnelli Jones set to steer the four-wheel drive racer up the famous hill.

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Alvis extends presence at Goodwood Festival of Speed

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Alvis extends presence at Goodwood Festival of Speed

The Alvis Car Company will be using the Goodwood Festival of Speed to reinforce its commitment to the iconic British brand by having three models on its stand all representing examples of the bodywork that can be produced. Each can be tailored to customer requirements and preferences, including the re-introduced and renowned 1930’s Alvis 4.3 Litre Touring model, created by using the original technical drawings, allied to the latest CAD/CAM technology.

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DIVERSITY IN THE CARTIER ‘STYLE ET LUXE’ AT THE 2011 GOODWOOD FESTIVAL OF SPEED

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DIVERSITY IN THE CARTIER ‘STYLE ET LUXE’ AT THE 2011 GOODWOOD FESTIVAL OF SPEED

As Goodwood opens its doors to over 175,000 spectators in a week’s time at the annual Festival of Speed and Moving Motor Show (30 June – 3 July), discerning motoring enthusiasts will be making a beeline to the Cartier Lawn, where the acclaimed celebration of fine automotive design – the Cartier ‘Style et Luxe’ concours d’elegance – has become a ‘must see’ attraction at Goodwood.

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GOODWOOD CONFIRMS INDY 500 CENTENARY CELEBRATIONS AT THE 2011 FESTIVAL OF SPEED

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GOODWOOD CONFIRMS INDY 500 CENTENARY CELEBRATIONS AT THE 2011 FESTIVAL OF SPEED

In little more than a week, over 40 significant and rarely-seen Indy 500 race cars will assemble at the annual Festival of Speed (30 June – 3 July), as Goodwood stages the largest centenary celebration of this great American race outside of the USA.

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JAGUAR E-TYPE 50th ANNIVERSARY INSTALLATION BEGINS TO TAKE SHAPE AT GOODWOOD ONE MONTH AHEAD OF 2011 FESTIVAL OF SPEED

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JAGUAR E-TYPE 50th ANNIVERSARY INSTALLATION BEGINS TO TAKE SHAPE AT GOODWOOD ONE MONTH AHEAD OF 2011 FESTIVAL OF SPEED

Jaguar E-Type at the Goodwood Festival of Speed[/caption]After much hard work and planning, in just four weeks time Goodwood will end the speculation and reveal its much-anticipated central feature art installation for the 2011 Festival of Speed.

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Adrian van Hooydonk and Alfredo Häberli teamed up for the famous classic car rally in a BMW 328

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Adrian van Hooydonk and Alfredo Häberli teamed up for the famous classic car rally in a BMW 328

BMW selected a trio of design greats to compete in this year’s Mille Miglia. Head of BMW Group Design Adrian van Hooydonk and Swiss industrial designer Alfredo Häberli took part in the world’s most renowned classic car rally in a white BMW 328, which celebrates its 75th anniversary this year.

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