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BMW Unveils The Beautiful Sculpture at Goodwood Festival of Speed 2016  

BWM unveils the beautiful sculpture

Each year Goodwood Festival of Speed is celebrated. For the year 2016, BMW has confirmed as the central feature marque. The symbol of the Festival of Speed for 200,000 fans has unveiled at the show by the BMW.

Every year since 1997, the Goodwood Festival of Speed is organised, and the sculpture is displayed by one of the motor company in this event. The sculpture resembles the companies grace and the milestones reached by the firm. In this year anniversary the honoured carmaker, BMW has hosted the sculpture for reaching 100 years in their business.

BWM sculpture is unveiled, and this sculpture contains the finest and classics that had showed off in which three of them were attached at the end of three curves in the structure. BMW 328 Mille Miglia Roadster, Brabham-BMW BT52 & BMW V12 LMR. These are the three cars that are included in the structure.

GoodWood Festival of Speed 2016 : Visual Feast for Automobile Fans

The BMW 328 Mille Miglia Roadster is the car balanced close to the roof at Goodwood House, and it is the one which is upright. And the other cars are upside down for the great effect. The other two cars have the specific theme; one of the car BMW V12 LMR is the winner of Le Mans in 1999, and the Formula 1 car is the 1983 Brabham-BMW BT52 these are designed by Gordon Murray.

“Every year I like to think of something that is very different to anything we’ve done before,” says Judah. Gerry Judah, the British designer who had planned all the central feature installations at the Goodwood Festival. He is the main persona and collaborated with BMW on this design of the centenary-celebrating structure.

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Have a look over the time lapse of the sculpture construction hosted by BMW at Goodwood.

Check out the previous year’s sculptures of Goodwood festival.

2015 Mazda

In the year 2015, Mazda hosted the sculpture in the festival of speed Goodwood: Mazda 787B and Mazda LM55 Vision Gran Turismo.

Mazda sculpture

2014 Mercedes Benz

The Mercedes sculpture of 2014 arched all the way in the festival of speed at Goodwood House.

Mercedes-Benz W25 and Mercedes AMG W04 were show cased regarding the 120 years in the motorsport.

2014 Mercedes Benz

2013 Porche

Porche unveiled the sculpture regarding the 50th anniversary of the Porche 911. We can observe the Porsche 911, Porsche 911 Carrera RS 2.7 and Porsche 911 991 these cars in the sculpture.

2013 Porche

2012 Lotus

For the year 2012, Lotus hosted the sculpture at the Goodwood festival of speed. These cars are the attraction for the event

Lotus 49, Lotus 79, Lotus 99T and Lotus E20. These cars resembles the past present and future of the Lotus Cars Company.

2012 Lotus

2011 Jaguar Cars

Jaguar Cars hosted the sculpture with the Jaguar E-Type which makes the highlight in the entire event. Celebrations of the 50 years of Jaguar E-Type car is the primary theme of hosting the sculpture.

2011 Jaguar Cars

GoodWood Festival of Speed 2016 : Visual Feast for Automobile Fans

Goodwood festival of Racing cars and bikes

The Goodwood Festival of Speed is a yearly event of hill climbing of famous motor racing vehicles. The event was hosted in the grounds of Goodwood House, West Sussex, England usually in the month June or July. The event would be featuring legendary cars, Bikes making it an eye feast to all the Racing fans.

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The date of this Motor racing festival is scheduled in a way to avoid collision with the F1 season. This makes all the Formula one cars, motorbikes to participate in the event.
The festival was first launched in the year 1993 by Lord March with the aim to bring motor racing back to the Goodwood estate — a location steeped in British motor racing history.

BMW car model 507

In 1990 after acquiring the land Lord March thought of bringing the Motor racing to Goodwood Circuit, but he didn’t have required permits for hosting a race in that place. So, he hosted the event on his grounds with a small selection of entrants made up of invited legendary vehicles, the first event that took place on Sunday 13 June proved to be a success, bearing in an attendance of 25,000 despite a collision with the 24 Hours of Le Mans that year.
After the date clash in the first event, March made sure that the festival wouldn’t be colliding with other activities like Le Mans or Formula One races.
In 1994 by adding Saturday, the Festival was made a weekend event and a year later in 1996, the weekend event was further extended as a three-day event adding Friday. In 2010, the Moving Motor Show was added on Thursday.

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This year the Goodwood Festival starts from 23rd of June and comes to an end on the evening of 26.The festival is coming up with a theme called “Full throttle – the endless pursuit of power.”
The Mega Event gives Automobile Enthusiasts a chance to watch the Motorsport action, brand new cars, and legendary cars and closely and also meet their favorite racers. Each year, thousands of people all over the world attend the event on grounds of Lord March’s Goodwood Estate.

Jaguar Mark-2 Goodwood festival
The festival includes a series of main events like Moving Motor show, Cartier Style ET Luxe, Supercar run, the sculpture, the forest rally stage, Soapbox Challenge, Hill climb and many more activities would surprise users. The main attraction of the GoodWood Festival 2016 is old models of BMW namely BMW 328 Mille Miglia Roadster, Brabham-BMW BT52 & BMW V12 LMR.
Austin Martin, Audi, Bentley, BMW, Chevrolet, Ford, Lamborghini and other leading automobile companies are the sponsors of this year’s Motor Race Festival.