Speed

By Nick Hendrix | 14 Jan 2022

The heart of the action

Back in 1948 the 9th Duke of Richmond had the brilliant idea to transform the perimeter road of the airfield on his Goodwood Estate into a racetrack. 73 years later, this playful notion has led to som... Read More

By Gabriel Power | 13 Jan 2022

Buttoned up: a chat with Jenson Button

For a hefty chunk of the 21st century, Jenson Button was the face of British Formula One. Unassuming and polite off the track yet ruthless on it, he played a key role in revitalising the sport among t... Read More

By Rory FH Smith | 12 Jan 2022

Driving the future: a look at Rimac’s new all-electric hypercar

“If you’re a luxury car company, you could have more from the entertainment system or, if you’re in a sports car like a McLaren you could go to a track and let the car drive you,&rdq... Read More

By Tempus | 10 Dec 2021

Iconic Italian car manufacturer De Tomaso announces The Paradigm Thread

You’d be forgiven for not having heard of De Tomaso already. When the newly reformed company unveiled its P72 supercar at 2019’s Goodwood Festival of Speed, there were more than a few curi... Read More

By Tempus | 08 Dec 2021

Silent-Yachts launches stunning new model featuring innovative kite system

Electric yacht manufacturer Silent-Yachts has become the first boat builder to date to design and build boats for the use of a kite sail system with the unveiling of the SILENT 60 solar powered c... Read More

By Tempus | 29 Nov 2021

Glenfiddich and Goodwood collaborate for charity with an ultra-rare whisky

Iconic Scotch whisky distillery Glenfiddich has announced an intriguing collaboration with Goodwood, the Sussex estate, to create Glenfiddich Goodwood, an exclusive drawing of... Read More

By Tempus | 03 Nov 2021

Rimac Automobili and Bugatti Automobiles to operate under new Bugatti Rimac name

Major hypercar manufacturers Rimac Automobili and Bugatti Automobiles this week announced that they have finalised the details of a business merger and will now operate u... Read More

By Rory FH Smith | 15 Oct 2021

Bond behind the wheel: a look at 007's relationship with Aston Martin

Let’s face it; James Bond wasn’t originally an Aston Martin kind of guy. While Hollywood would have us believe otherwise, 007’s car of choice was, originally, something a little less... Read More

By Charles Gordon-Lennox, 11th Duke of Richmond | 14 Oct 2021

The spirit of revival: The Duke of Richmond on the rebirth of Goodwood

I’d always been determined to revive the Goodwood Motor Circuit, which closed in 1966, but it was a long and complicated process. We brought motorsport back to Goodwood with the first Festival o... Read More

By Rory FH Smith | 30 Sep 2021

INTERVIEW: 007 stunt driver on Bond's most thrilling car chase yet - featuring the new Land Rover Defender

Very few cars can compare to the Land Rover Defender. What started life as a curious post-war project by Rover bosses and brothers Maurice and Spencer Wilks, developed into an automotive landmark over... Read More

By Tempus | 29 Sep 2021

Rolls-Royce announces first-ever fully electric car

Rolls-Royce Motor Cars has revealed plans to launch its first-ever fully electric model by the end of 2023, putting in motion the manufacturer’s scheme to phase out all combustion engine product... Read More

By Gabriel Power | 28 Sep 2021

Ahead of the fleet: the Ferretti Group Private Preview 2021

It’s 9am and I am standing in a rather peculiar location. As a guest of the Ferretti Group’s famed private preview event in Monte-Carlo, awash with billionaires, businesspeople and harried... Read More

By Tempus | 23 Sep 2021

A. Lange & Söhne to award special one-off timepiece to Concorso d'Eleganza prize winner

A. Lange & Söhne has announced that a special edition of its 1815 Cronograph will serve as the award for the owner of the most attractive car at this year's edition ... Read More

By Rory FH Smith | 04 Sep 2021

INTERVIEW: IndyCar driver Sam Schmidt on the long road to recovery

When IndyCar driver Sam Schmidt, driving 200mph, crashed into the barrier during pre-season testing at the Walt Disney World Speedway on 6 January 2000, his doctors thought he wouldn’t... Read More

By Rory FH Smith | 26 Aug 2021

Return to form: an in-depth look at the British Grand Prix

For the past few years, Formula One has been lacking a certain something. While the Netflix series Drive to Survive kept the F1 flame burning bright by bringing to life the persona... Read More

By Tempus | 23 Aug 2021

Top 10 things to see at the Goodwood Revival

The Goodwood Revival is the world’s greatest historic motor race meeting; the only sporting event of its kind to be staged entirely in a period theme, as well as a celebration of sustainability.... Read More

By Peter Malmstrom | 21 Aug 2021

Pretender to the throne: Tempus takes GTO Engineering's latest masterpiece for a spin

Recreations can cover a vast cacophony of contraptions, from frankly dangerous home-built hobby horses to popular mass- market recreations of legendary cars like the Shelby AC Cobra. These c... Read More

By Michelle Johnson | 19 Aug 2021

Revive and thrive: the return of Goodwood's historic festival

Any aficionado will tell you that classic cars are about far more than what’s under the bonnet. The world of vintage automobiles is a lifestyle, encompassing everything from vehicle restora... Read More