Tag Archives: Goodwood Classic Bikes

Rossi Underlines Yamaha’s 60th anniversary at Festival of Speed

After a stunning race at the TT Assen Circuit yesterday, where Valentino Rossi won his third race this season, the 111th in his career, starting from pole position, today the Movistar Yamaha MotoGP rider made his first ever appearance at the prestigious Goodwood Festival of Speed, which carried a theme of nostalgia and pride in the growing interest in motorsport, as Yamaha Motor Co., Ltd. took the occasion to celebrate its 60th anniversary.

 

Goodwood Festival of Speed 2014

Although world renowned as a four wheel ‘Mecca’, this year’s Goodwood weekend turned out to be ‘two wheeled heaven’ and a privilege to attend with some of the finest and rarest machines from yesteryear all together in West Sussex.

 

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.

 

Iconic Motorcycles Set For Goodwood Festival of Speed

With the 2013 Goodwood Festival of Speed only a matter of weeks away, Honda confirms a dazzling array of two-wheeled competition machinery, former world champions, TT winners and current championship contenders will be in action at the largest motoring garden party in the world.

 

The Goodwood Revival

For three days each September, visitors can leave the modern world behind and enjoy the spectacle of car and motorcycle racing from the 1950s and 1960s.