Tag: Goodwood Festival of Speed

Goodwood: All-electric Mustang named festival Showstopper

Goodwood: All-electric Mustang named festival Showstopper

10th July 2019 | 0 Comments

The Michelin Supercar Paddock has concluded its eighth year at the Goodwood Festival of Speed with the Charge Auto Mustang confirmed as the 2019 Showstopper of the Festival.

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Goodwood debut for Continental Extreme E tyres

Goodwood debut for Continental Extreme E tyres

9th July 2019 | 0 Comments

The two Continental tyre types specially developed for the Extreme E off-road racing series have made their global debut at Goodwood Festival of Speed. Designed for the world’s toughest driving conditions, the new summer and winter tyres were presented to the public along with the electric SUV on which they are to tackle some of the most extreme locations across the globe.

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Michelin at Goodwood: Kudos for Apollo IE hypercar

Michelin at Goodwood: Kudos for Apollo IE hypercar

17th July 2018 | 0 Comments

The Michelin Supercar Paddock concludes its seventh year at the Goodwood Festival of Speed with the flagship Apollo IE hypercar from Apollo Automobil taking the crown of Michelin Supercar Paddock Showstopper 2018.

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NIO EP9 electric production car makes debut at 2018 Festival of Speed

NIO EP9 electric production car makes debut at 2018 Festival of Speed

16th July 2018 | 0 Comments

The NIO EP9, in the hands of racing driver Peter Dumbreck, has become the fastest electric production car to ever ascend the iconic hill in front of Goodwood House at the weekend. With a time of 44.32 seconds in the Festival of Speed’s ‘Final Shoot Out’, the time also represents the fifth fastest official timed run to be set during the event’s entire 25-year history.

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James Deane makes sideways return to the Goodwood Hillclimb

James Deane makes sideways return to the Goodwood Hillclimb

5th July 2018 | 0 Comments

Falken Tyre drift driver James Deane will return to the Goodwood Festival of Speed on 12-15 July 2018. He will drift up the iconic Goodwood Hillclimb in his Falken-liveried Mazda RX-7.

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‘Track to street’ tyre technology a Michelin Goodwood focus

‘Track to street’ tyre technology a Michelin Goodwood focus

14th June 2016 | 0 Comments

Michelin says its central exhibition at this year’s Goodwood Festival of Speed exhibition will pay tribute to the new breed of road-going race cars this year, under the theme ‘Track to Street.’ The main stand will feature a host of fantastic and extreme cars that show the various different types of road-legal racing cars, depicting the progression from all out track car to high performance road cars.

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Kumho looks back on 2015 motorsport successes

Kumho looks back on 2015 motorsport successes

22nd December 2015 | 0 Comments

Kumho’s year in motorsport was capped by its continued association with single-seater racing in the form of the Formula 3 Masters weekend in Zandvoort, which celebrated its quarter-century anniversary in September. The manufacturer has supplied all the tyres for the event since 2002, and took the opportunity for a strong marketing presence.

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Maxxis-sponsored Ultra4 Europe competes on Goodwood’s Hillclimb

Maxxis-sponsored Ultra4 Europe competes on Goodwood’s Hillclimb

11th August 2015 | 0 Comments

4x4 series organisers Ultra4 Europe exhibited at this year’s Goodwood Festival of Speed, allowing the Maxxis-sponsored championship to display its skills in one of the most famous time trials in motorsport. Team Gigglepin Racing driver Jerry Hunt explains: "Being invited to exhibit at this year’s Goodwood Festival of Speed was very special for us. For years we have dreamed of showing off our off-road vehicles at this prestigious event, so to be selected to display and drive them amongst some of the finest from around the world at this year’s Festival of Speed is something both I and the team are very proud of."

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Toyo provides off-road grip at Goodwood

Toyo provides off-road grip at Goodwood

2nd July 2015 | 0 Comments

Toyo’s off-road tyre range was put through its paces at the Goodwood Festival of Speed, as some of motorsport’s off-road stars completed demonstration runs in the activities field and up the famous hill-climb.

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Falken, James Deane bring smoke to Goodwood Festival of Speed

Falken, James Deane bring smoke to Goodwood Festival of Speed

30th June 2015 | 0 Comments

Falken was able to put the spotlight on its drifting activities at the Goodwood Festival of Speed last weekend, in conjunction with European drift champion and Falken Motorsports professional drifter James Deane. Deane was one of the few to be invited to drift the prestigious hillclimb in front of over 300,000 fans in attendance, and hundreds of thousands more online.

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