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The new Proton Iriz R5 stormed to its first victory since being fully homologated by the FIA, winning the coveted Forest Rally Stage shootout at the prestigious Goodwood Festival of Speed (4-7 July).

Despite making an appearance at the world-famous event in 2017 and 2018, the Mellors Elliot Motorsport built machine was still in its development phase and at the time, was not ratified by the sport’s governing body. Read More »

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The most anticipated round on the Drift Master calendar returned to Plock Stadium, Poland at the end of June. The custom drift track built inside the football stadium hosted one of the most talked about events in 2018, and history was about to repeat.

Armed with his #PS13V8, Baggsy got straight to work. After some solid practice sessions, it was time to head into qualifying. Scoring 84 in his first run and 91 in his second, Baggsy was sitting comfortably in 4th place, and ready to take on the battles.

In front of a 10,000 strong crowd, and more than 1 Million online viewers. The main event was about to bring the noise to the Kazimierz Górski Stadium. Read More »

British motorsport preparation firm Mellors Elliot Motorsport will debut the Proton Iriz R5 at next week’s Goodwood Festival of Speed (4-7 July), in its first official public appearance since being homologated by the sport’s governing body, the FIA.

The four-wheel drive, 1.6-litre turbocharged machine is the latest R5 specification example to be ratified by the FIA, allowing it to be used at all levels in the sport, including the prestigious FIA World Rally Championship. Read More »

The Festival of Speed presented by Mastercard, is evolving into even more of a motoring mecca in 2019. Changes to the physical layout, with the relocation of the road car paddocks, will make way for an all-new live action arena guaranteed to thrill spectators. The four-day Festival, this year taking place on 4-7 July, is always looking to the future in making sure the newest and most exciting cars, bikes and technologies are very much part of the mix. Read More »

Goodwood is thrilled to announce that the theme for the 2019 Festival of Speed presented by MasterCard, which takes place from 4-7 July, will be “Speed Kings – Motorsport’s Record Breakers”. Read More »

After weeks of speculation, we are delighted to reveal the dates of the 2019 Goodwood Revival and Festival of Speed presented by Mastercard:

Festival of Speed: 4 – 7 July 2019

Revival: 13 – 15 September 2019

Tickets for the general public go on sale 5 November.

Last weekend celebrated the 25th anniversary of Goodwood’s Festival Of Speed. Possibly the biggest highlight on the automotive calendar for manufacturers, drivers, enthusiasts and petrol heads alike. The Goodwood estate, situated in West Sussex and the seat of the Duke of Richmond, plays host to a 300,000 plus crowd across four days of motorsport and car culture celebrations. Not to mention the whole event is live streamed worldwide to millions of viewers.

Baggsy returned for his third consecutive year at Festival Of Speed. His weapon of choice, the fire breathing 1200hp #LSXR35. Baggsy was also joined in his rig by fellow Monster Energy athletes, Nicolas Hamilton, Vaughn Gittin JR and Liam Doran. Read More »

The past weekend saw another instalment of the world famous Gatebil Festival. set in the picturesque Rakkestad, Norway. Rudskogen Motorsenter played host to a 50,000 strong crowd of motorsport fanatics, and three days of petrol fuelled madness.

Baggsy and his #S13V8 were joined by fellow Monster Energy teammates, Luke Woodham, Sultan Al-Qassimi, Dmitriy Illyuk and Rick Van Goethem. The festival see’s three solid days of drifting and track action, along with after track parties, trade village and more. Spectators and drivers from all over the globe attend the event for its true uniqueness and craziness. Read More »

– Expanded FOS Future Lab exhibition returns to Goodwood Festival of Speed presented by Mastercard for 2018 following roaring success in 2017 debut
– This year’s initiative to explore trending themes, including space exploration, autonomous transport, robotics and personal flight
– Samsung, Siemens, Roborace and Randox are the four partners for 2018 FOS Future Lab
– Robotic bartender will form a central part of the display, serving visitors drinks during the event
– Open throughout Festival of Speed, from 12th – 15th July 2018, open 7am – 7pm each day Read More »

Goodwood and Porsche are delighted to today announce that Porsche will be the honoured marque at this year’s Festival of Speed, presented by Mastercard (12 – 15 July). Porsche cars will adorn the world-renowned Central Feature for the third time in the manufacturer’s long relationship with Goodwood. Porsche will be the first marque to take this honour in celebration of the 70th anniversary of the iconic 356 – its very first sports car. Read More »