Goodwood Is Glorious But Don't Forget The Real Heyday Of The Motor Car

Sudhir Choudhrie | Posted 11.09.2017 | UK Sport
Sudhir Choudhrie

The Goodwood Revival has become one of the biggest historic motorsport events in the world, staged at the spiritual home of British motor racing and attended by sell-out crowds in period dress. The three-day festival takes a step back in time, celebrating the heyday of racing and recapturing the romance and glamour of a bygone age.

Rowan Atkinson In Head-On Car Crash At Goodwood

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 14.09.2014 | UK Entertainment

Rowan Atkinson crashed out of Goodwood yesterday, after a collision with a fellow driver during one of Saturday's races. The car-loving comedian w...

The Yellow Teapot and the Renault Clio RS 200 Turbo

Lara Platman | Posted 28.09.2014 | UK Sport
Lara Platman

Today the Renault Sport engine is still highly advanced, with a 1.6-litre turbocharged V6 featuring a pair of powerful energy recuperation systems that feed twin electric motors... The aim is to deliver the same power as the 2013 V8 engine delivered using a V6 turbo and twin electric motors (which also uses 40 percent less fuel).

Goodwood 72 Members Meeting and Festival of Speed

Lara Platman | Posted 14.09.2014 | UK Sport
Lara Platman

The Summer Season once use to be young ladies visiting London or Bath to 'come out', for suitors. I rather think these days, the season is more about attending Goodwood in one form or another and with the introduction of the 72 Members Meeting in addition to the Festival of Speed, the 'Season' is well and truly open.

LOOK: Why Is Damon Hill Back Behind The F1 Wheel?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 26.06.2014 | UK Sport

Current Williams Formula 1 driver Felipe Massa and 1996 world champion Damon Hill will share driving duties when they both take to the track in the le...

The Longest Day

Lara Platman | Posted 04.08.2014 | UK
Lara Platman

Arlette Gondrée, a beautiful woman, strikingly dressed in a knitted jacket with a faultless neck-chief, the epitome of Normandy style, stands proudly, having provided us with a delicious home cooked lunch, full of traditional flavours from the region, I slowly gather my thoughts examining the abundance of memorabilia in this sanctuary.

Being Seriously Cool With Nick Mason

Lara Platman | Posted 30.04.2014 | UK
Lara Platman

In amongst this glorious throng of speed awaiting to happen are about five or six cars that Nick, and his 'works' drivers like to race each season at notable events, such as Goodwood Revival, Silverstone Classic and the Historic Monte Carlo Grand Prix.

Whose Classic F1 Car Tops The Bill At Goodwood Festival Of Speed?

The Huffington Post UK | David Hobbs | Posted 12.07.2013 | UK

A legendary Grand Prix racing car has become the most expensive car to be sold at public auction after fetching £19.6 million at the Goodwood Festiva...

How to Be a Racing Driver

Lara Platman | Posted 20.10.2012 | UK Sport
Lara Platman

Ever since Country Life magazine sent me to Goodwood Revival in 2000 to cover the quintessentially British tradition of dressing up and messing about with motor cars in the grounds of a stately home, I have been engrossed with the world of motor racing...

Woman Dies At Goodwood Racing Circuit Time Trial Event

PA | Posted 29.06.2012 | UK

A woman driver has died after a crash at Goodwood motor racing circuit, police said. Sandra Harrison-Moore, 37, was driving a Caterham type sports ...

Courtney Love Shows Off Demure Look

PA | Posted 28.09.2011 | UK Entertainment

PRESS ASSOCIATION -- Courtney Love shocked punters at Goodwood race track - by turning up in a demure dress and matching fascinator. The former gru...