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  1. Volkswagen News Blog
    The coronavirus’s second wave has led Volkswagen to cancel its planned appearance at Goodwood SpeedWeek. The event—itself a replacement for the corona-canceled Festival of Speed and Members Meeting—will take place this coming weekend, October 16-18. Although Volkswagen Motorsport had planned to...
  2. Volkswagen News Blog
    Volkswagen is borrowing a new color from its ID.3 to help give the ID.R a shiny new paint job. For its lap(s) of the Goodwood Motor Circuit, the ID.R will have a familiar blue livery, but this time it will be complemented by Scale Silver. That’s the specific shade of silver that the ID.3 can be...
  3. Volkswagen News Blog
    Kind of a bad news/ good news story here: The bad news: A pandemic has ripped through the world causing the cancelation of countless events, keeping us all indoors, and leading to the deaths of hundreds of thousands at the hands of the banana Republicans. More specifically, though much, much...
  4. Volkswagen News Blog
    We've only just gotten the latest details on the eighth Golf GTI and already we're seeing revealing pictures of the Golf R. Rumored to be unveiled at Goodwood this summer, the Mk8 Golf R is the second (and possibly last) Mk8 Golf that has been confirmed for the US market.             View this...
  5. Volkswagen News Blog
    The head of Volkswagen has said that the traditional auto show is dead. And he left little to interpretation when he said it. "Motor shows are dead," VW Group Chairman Herbert Diess said at the Goodwood Festival of Speed. "They are a product of the 1960s and they are not as relevant anymore...
  6. Volkswagen News Blog
    With pre-war Grand Prix cars, championship-winning F1 cars and high-dollar supercars moseying around, it’s hard to make an impression at the Goodwood Festival of Speed. If there’s an automaker that knows how to turn heads, though, it’s Bugatti. The purveyor of 1,000+ horsepower hypercars...
  7. Volkswagen News Blog
    The car wasn't set to be officially unveiled until July 1 at the 2017 Goodwood Festival of Speed. Although the 2018 Porsche 911 GT2 RS “debuted” during the Microsoft Xbox E3 2017 press conference earlier this month, the German automaker still hasn’t officially announced it. That means...
  8. Volkswagen News Blog
    There’s no arguing with the fact that the Golf GTI Clubsport S is an extremely quick car. It has set the FWD lap record at the Nurburgring and wowed reviewers with its remarkable pace, but it’s never publicly been seen anywhere but on the so-called "green hell." Fortunately, there’s the...
  9. Volkswagen News Blog
    By now we know just about everything there is to know about Bugatti’s latest uber-car, the Chiron. We know what it looks like (better than the Veyron), what it sounds like (a little dirty), how much power it has (1,500 hp), and any number of other things. What we didn’t know, not until this...
  10. Volkswagen News Blog
    Representatives from Europe’s biggest automaker have left the continent for the now-non-European soil of the Goodwood Festival of Speed, and they’re celebrating the 40 th anniversary of the best hot hatch of them all, the Golf GTI. Fresh off their celebration on the banks of lake Wörthersee...
  11. Vintage Audi, Auto Union, & NSU
    Further to the recent announcement of provisional dates for Goodwood’s ever-popular motoring events, Lord March can now confirm the finalised dates for 2011. The Moving Motor Show will be held on 30 June, the Festival of Speed from 1-3 July, and the Goodwood Revival from 16-18 September. The...
  12. Audi Sport
    First-time Goodwood Revival visitor Tom Kristensen won the opening instalment of the ever-popular St Mary’s Trophy race. The eight-time Le Mans victor triumphed by some ten seconds aboard Nick Naismith’s Austin A95 Westminster but his success was far from assured early on. Pole-sitter Patrick...
  13. Blog
    Allan McNish has updated readers of his website on what he's been up to since the 24 Hours of Le Mans on his blog. Here's the rundown. Read more at Allan's blog linked below. Allan McNish Blog
  14. Audi Sport
    The stage is set: from July 2 to 4, the Earl of March and Kinrara is inviting lovers of historic motorsport to join him for the annual highlight in the calendar, the Goodwood Festival of Speed. Once again 150,000 visitors are expected to make their way to the Earl’s Goodwood estate in the south...
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