Everything You Need to Know About Goodwood Festival of Speed​

Taking place on 4th - 7th July 2019, this year's Goodwood Festival of Speed is set to be 'Bigger, Bolder, Better'. The festival is a motoring mecca showcasing every aspect of motorsport and technology. And with 2019’s added features and content, you won't want to miss this summer’s event.

At Goodwood Festival of Speed, every automotive taste is catered for, displaying a range of cars and motorcycles, from vintage cars to modern F1 vehicles. Visitors can explore the paddocks to view interactive manufacturer stands showcasing global debuts. With activities to suit all ages, this an ideal event for the whole family. ​

Where to Find the Goodwood Festival of Speed 

Goodwood Festival of Speed takes space in the parkland of Goodwood House, a beautiful estate in the heart of West Sussex. The location is renowned for popular automotive events including the Festival of Speed and Goodwood Racecourse. You can travel to the event via car, train or bus. Car parking is free but you’ll need a car parking pass which allocates your vehicle to a set car park.

During the event, festival goers can also stay at the grounds hotel and indulge in the hotel’s dining, spas and health club experiences. Plan your day easily with the handy FOS event map

What's New in 2019?

The Arena

The Arena is the newest addition of the event, dedicated to four-wheeled drift cars that travel best sideways. On Friday, Saturday and Sunday, thrill seekers can watch the daring car and motorcycle displays from world-class stunt drivers. 

Fans will also have the chance to receive an autograph and meet their heroes during signing sessions taking place each day.

First Glance Paddock & FoS Future Lab

The First Glance Paddock, featuring the latest cars, will now be relocated to feature alongside the existing Festival of Speed Future lab. The Future Lab is a firm favourite at the event, where visitors can look into the future of automotive advancements. The two areas are now combined to showcase the very best of current and future automotive technology.

The Goodwood Action Sports Zone

The Goodwood Action Sports Zone, also known as GAS will also be updated this year. In addition to its much-loved BMX riders, the area will now feature an e-gaming area too.

For more information visits the Goodwood Festival of Speed website.

Magna Mazda has Mazda car dealerships across Hampshire and Dorset. To view our range of new and used Mazdas for sale, visit our showrooms in Christchurch, Poole, Salisbury or Southampton today. To find out more about our competitive finance deals, get in contact with our helpful sales team.