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Goodwood Festival of Speed and Revival 2014

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#301 BRG

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Posted 20 September 2014 - 17:55

I don't think anyone in their wildest dreams expected the event to be as popular as it immediately became.


#302 Hse289

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Posted 21 September 2014 - 17:36

I would,nt miss it for the world. My son and I have been to every one. Well done to the Earl of March and the organizers.

#303 giffo

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Posted 22 September 2014 - 05:57

Back in Oz & recovered enough to finally post.

Great event & was certainly worth the trip even if only for one w/e. Thanks to TNF'ers Rodger Lund &  Cirrus for taking time out to say hello.

This event was once described to me as a bit of an English Snob Fest but was very happy to find it as the World’s Biggest Fancy Dress party with a few cars & planes thrown in for good measure. Congrates to the organizers with the vision for constructing this fantastic event. I would very much like to be back one day and I'm sure I only saw about 50% of what was on offer. Highlight - Lancaster Bomber's and those cars. You English & Europeans don't know how spoiled you are for quality over there.

The week in the UK turned in to a bit of a blur where Sonny and I met some wonderful people. Thanks to all for their hospitality (You know you you all are)


Giffo :)






Never knock back the opportunity to sit in the ex Moss 250F
Me with owner Graham Adelman.




Marty Bullock & his Lotus 27. Marty went on to a great drive in his feature race.
L to R. - Bo's son (Sorry) Me, Marty Bullock (In car) Bob (kneeling) Alan Ald, Sonny Rajah.

#304 Terry Walker

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Posted 22 September 2014 - 10:10

Just a thought, on the disparaging criticism of the Chris Rea replica of the Dino... it was never meant to be an exact replica, for Pete's sake: it was a movie prop. It was meant to look and sound right on film, and be built within the movie's modest budget. That's all.  And that's what it did.