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Goodwood’s Strong Mix Of Motorcycles Set For The Festival Of Speed

The annual Goodwood Festival of Speed’s vast array of famous motorcycles and world-class riders has long been an integral part of the event, but for sheer variety and breadth of bikes and riders, this year’s 20th anniversary event makes the 2013 Festival of Speed (11-14 July) an absolute ‘must attend’ experience for all racing motorcycle enthusiasts.

 

Freddie Spencer Interview

In the UK, as far back as 1978, rumours spread about a young kid called Freddie Spencer, by 1980 we all knew who he was and had seen a portent of his future. Born in 1961, he began dirt track racing at the age of 6 and road racing just 5 years later.