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    2007 Goodwood Festival of Speed: Motorbikes

    Although we are primarily a blog about cars, we frequently stray a bit from the all-car formula to cover vehicles that might be interesting to ourselves and hopefully the rest of you. Sometimes we are at events that focus on cars, but other vehicles are invited to play as well, and we tend to like ...

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    2007 Goodwood Festival of Speed: Land Speed Record cars

    The theme of the 2007 Festival of Speed was Spark of Genius – Breaking Records, Pushing Boundaries, and so it's fitting that Land Speed Record (LSR) vehicles were given a special display at this year's event. A group of the vehicles was arranged on the cricket pitch, including several from ...

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    2007 Goodwood Festival of Speed: Bugatti Royales

    The Bugatti Royale was an interesting car. It was quite a novel idea for an automaker to build vehicles exclusively for royalty and heads of state, and though It's been 80 years since Bugatti introduced the Type 41 Royale, the cars look as stunning as ever. Altogether, six Royales were built. Five ...

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    2007 Goodwood Festival of Speed: The Supercars

    UPDATE: Added shots of new Nissan GT-R that made a few passes this weekendThe Goodwood Festival of Speed has given us a great chance to see some supercars and exotics that haven't been very plentiful in the States. Several soon-to-be-released models or Euro-only offerings were in the supercar ...

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    2007 Goodwood Festival of Speed: Cartier Style et Luxe

    One of the main static display areas at this year's Goodwood Festival of Speed is the Cartier "Style et Luxe" concours. As the press release tells us, "The Cartier 'Style et Luxe' is possibly the world's most coveted car design competition." Not only does it celebrate beauty, imagination and ...

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    2007 Goodwood Festival of Speed: Bonhams auction

    Although the auction has already ended and we have no sales results, we did get a chance to visit the cars that were being sold by Bonhams at Goodwood this year. We thought you might like a peak inside the auction tent. A fairly small catalog didn't mean there was a lack of things to see. Check out ...

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    2007 Goodwood Festival of Speed: Ferrari at 60

    This year, Ferrari is celebrating its 60th anniversary as a company. The Goodwood organizers decided to have a small party-within-a-party at Goodwood's Festival of Speed and turned over the stables for a display of very special Ferraris. Think of it as one per decade, with some artistic license. ...

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    2007 Goodwood Festival of Speed: The Ball and unveiling

    The 2007 Goodwood Festival of Speed officially kicked off on Thursday evening, when the Earl of March held a gala VIP ball at his home, Goodwood House, to raise money for the Richard Burns Foundation, and to unveil the grand display for this year's event. After a black tie dinner, guests were ...

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    Autoblog at the Goodwood Festival of Speed

    Click for gallery of confirmed 2007 Goodwood vehiclesAfter following the events from afar for too long, Autoblog has decided to cover the Goodwood Festival of Speed in person this year. Watch the site for dispatches on all the goings-on as the weekend progresses.Some of the vehicles that are ...

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    Goodwood Update: Previews, plus Aston/Prodrive collab

    Oh boy, oh boy, oh boy. We're getting way to enthused about this year's Goodwood Festival of Speed, due to tear up the fairgrounds in West Sussex this June 22nd through the 24th. As we've told you before, this year's theme is "Spark of Genius – Pushing Boundaries" and judging from the ...

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    Goodwood announces "Spark of Genius" theme for 2007 event

    A scant 189 days separate us and the motoring nirvana that is the Goodwood Festival of Speed (FOS). While everyone else is counting down the number of shopping days until Christmas, we're dreaming of the automotive pornography that we'll witness when we make the trip to West Sussex in late June.The ...

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    Dates announced for the Goodwood Festival of Speed

    After reading about the sheer awesomeness of the Goodwood Festival of Speed this past July, a couple of us made a death pact that we would make it to next year's event. Well, the time has come to start looking at overseas travel fares since the festival's organizers have officially set dates for ...

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    A Gallery of Goodwood

    Reader Rich sent us a link to a gallery of mouth-watering exotics at the Goodwood Festival of Speed. The image-intense page includes: 2006 Ferrari 599 GTB Fiorano Bugatti Veyron (pictured) 2007 Jaguar XKR 2006 Prodrive P2 Concept 2005 Ferrari FXX 2006 Lamborghini ...


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