Roma – The countdown to the Goodwood Festival of Speed, which will also see Made in Italy appearances for iconic brands such as Alfa Romeo, Maserati and Pininfarina, who will be the protagonists of the exhibition portion and the inevitable showcase. “Hillclimb” uphill in the traditional race along the track. In particular, the public will be able to admire the new Giulia GTA and GTAm with a 2.9-liter V6 engine and 533 HP, which will make their official debut in the United Kingdom for the occasion, proving their performance on the famous climbing route. Will do The British event, which returns to attendance after being “digital” last year due to Covid-19, represents one of the inevitable events for motor enthusiasts around the world and will take place at the estate from 8 to 11 July of the year . The Duke of Richmond K.
The 2021 edition will offer a special focus on the Lotus Home brand, showcasing its most iconic road and racing sports cars from the 1965 Type 25 to the new Eviza hypercar. The Lotus brand (in the class of Chinese conglomerate Geely), can boast of an illustrious history at Goodwood, thanks to the Type 25 which has held a long track record. “We are delighted that Lotus is the hero of this year’s festival of speed – said the Duke of Richmond – this is because Lotus cars raced with great success at Goodwood in the 1950s and 1960s, as well as fixed laps in 1965. also set records, and this year’s central feature will serve as a benchmark for past, present and future successes.” The popular hillclimb and Sunday shootout events will also run alongside the usual Michelin supercar paddock, which is the festival’s will allow U.S. visitors to get a closer look at the luxurious cars. There will also be an amalgamation of grandeur on the front lawn of Goodwood House and the Festival of Speed Future Lab will be revived after its first appearance at the event in 2019.
The attraction is designed to give the public a glimpse into the future of new autonomous driving technologies, such as flying cars and virtual reality. Formula 1 fans will have the chance to get up close to their idols in the F1 pit lane with a line-up of some of the greatest F1 drivers in the history of the sport. Also confirmed the attendance of Lewis Hamilton, Daniel Ricciardo and three-time former world champion All Ready for the Goodwood Festival of Speed. Goodwood organizers will this year launch the new “Electric Avenue – The Road to 2030,” an emerging area devoted entirely to electric vehicles that will remain at the heart of the festival of speed. In short, everything is ready for the festival of speed and under these circumstances a spectacular performance of “Gentlemen, start your engines”, Motor Circus can begin. (Maurilio Rigo)