The Goodwood Festival of Speed theme for 2019 will be “Speed Kings – Motorsports Record Breakers”
Motorsport has always been about pushing performance to the limit. This year’s Festival will celebrate those drivers, riders, cars, motorcycles and teams that have gone further than their contemporaries in pursuit of glory.
From the intrepid early pioneers to today’s high-tech heroes, it will bring together the most celebrated and successful racing machines, which raised the bar in their respective fields.
Not just individual speed records, but those who, over the course of a career, have set the benchmarks which the next generation aspire to surpass.
This year marks 20 years since Nick Heidfeld took the outright record up the Goodwood Hill, covering the 1.16-mile course in 41.6 seconds at the wheel of a McLaren MP4/13.
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