2018 Goodwood Festival of Speed

Goodwood Festival of Speed 2018 is go! (gallery)


There's an intoxicating buzz at this year's Goodwood Festival of Speed. View our gallery from day one for a taste of what visitors can expect.
This is what it's like to build the £330 LEGO Technic Bugatti Chiron model

What it's like to build the £330 LEGO Bugatti


How hard could it be to build a toy car? Actually, much harder than you might assume.
Lewis Hamilton wears kilt for GQ cover to 'make amends' for mocking nephew for wearing dress

Lewis Hamilton wears kilt in photoshoot


Lewis Hamilton has appeared on the cover of British GQ wearing a kilt in response to the controversy that he sparked at Christmas, when he told...
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Incredible James Bond Aston Martin DB5 Lego set comes with machine guns, ejector seat

Bond DB5 Lego set comes with machine guns


Fans of Lego and the James Bond films young and old have a new mission, and it might be their toughest assignment yet: build the incredible...
Five fastest ever Goodwood Festival of Speed hill climb times

Top 5 fastest ever Goodwood hillclimb times


Many a car has set a hill climb time at Goodwood. Few, though, can hold a candle to these five blisteringly fast runs.
Me and My Motor: Olympic hockey champion Shona McCallin

Me and My Motor: hockey champ Shona McCallin


Despite being a PE staple for generations of children, hockey has lagged behind other sports in terms of television coverage. But that changed...
Aston Martin aims high with Volante Vision autonomous plane concept

Aston Martin unveils Volante Vision plane concept


Aston Martin's product portfolio could reach new heights, if its Volante Vision Concept autonomous private plane design study ever takes off.
This Mercedes chassis could have set the world land speed record

Mercedes 3,500hp land speed car... from 1939


At last weekend's Goodwood Festival of Speed, Mercedes-Benz showcased what could have been one of the greatest ever land speed record cars:.

Video: Plane makes emergency landing on US highway


A light aircraft made an emergency landing on a major highway in the US, after failing to land at a nearby airport in central Illinois.
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Guide to the new MOT test changes, including tougher diesel emissions limits

Guide to the new MoT rule changes


A new MOT test that comes into force in England, Scotland and Wales this Sunday, May 20, 2018. Here's what you need to know.
How do average speed cameras work, and does changing lane help avoid speeding fines?

How do average speed cameras work?


You may not like them, but average speed cameras save lives, according to research. Here's what you need to know about SPECS systems.
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Best used SUVs with a panoramic roof


As with royal weddings or Hugh Grant, Brits have fallen head over heels in love with the SUV.
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2018 Bentley Continental GT review by carwow for driving.co.uk

2018 Bentley Continental GT review (video)


The old Bentley Continental GT was a prime example of modern car-building. Essentially, it was a rehashed Volkswagen Phaeton, with more poke...
The Jeremy Clarkson Review: Land Rover Range Rover Velar

The Clarkson Review: 2018 Range Rover Velar


Understanding Land Rover’s range of cars used to be quite simple. If you got muddy for a living, either by rearing sheep or shooting people...
2018 Lexus ES 300h video review by carwow's Mat Watson for driving.co.uk

2018 Lexus ES 300h review (video)


Lexus has been producing some pretty daring designs recently, and this ES exec saloon, which replaces the GS, is no different.
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Smart 'FlexKerbs' widen and narrow to fit usage by drivers, cyclists and pedestrians

Smart 'FlexKerbs' widen and narrow


A new type of city centre pavement that can widen or narrow according to traffic demands at different times of day has been shortlisted for...
After Uber's fatal crash, will driverless cars ever become a reality?

Will driverless cars ever become a reality?


Nick Rufford looks at how pedestrian death involving a modified self-driving Volvo has slammed the brakes on the autonomous vehicle dream.
Would you use this new autonomous flying taxi from Audi and Airbus?

Would you use the new Audi autonomous flying taxi?


Ask weary travellers to name the worst aspect of international travel and it’s likely they will highlight the time-consuming business of getting...
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Video: Honda Mean Mower V2 unleashed at Goodwood


The Festival of Speed has seen many a bonkers machine attempt the hill climb course, but few have been as mad as this 150mph Honda lawn mower.

Video: Lexus racing car catches fire at Goodwood


Things properly hotted up at the Goodwood Festival of Speed recently, after a Lexus racing car suddenly went up in flames at the motoring event.
Police officer nearly run over on US highway hard shoulder

Video: Police officer nearly run over in US


A police officer in Texas had a very close shave recently, after nearly being run over on the hard shoulder of a US highway.
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