ESM – Goodwood FoS Video Blog #1

As promised, here at the video highlights from EngageSportMode’s weekend at the Goodwood Festival of Speed. I’m no Ron Howard, and was only using either an iPhone or fairly basic digital camera to record these. As such, the quality is not HD, but I feel it does still capture the noise and fury of the…

ESM – Goodwood FoS Photo Blog #3 Saturday

Following a wet night, and resulting wet tent, ESM set off for a third day at Goodwood. Naturally, being the weekend, Saturday was far busier than the preceding two days. Whereas earlier access to cars was pretty much unfettered, Saturday meant queuing up to try to get photos or see things. ESM took a tactical…

ESM – Goodwood FoS Photo Blog #2 Friday

Friday is the first main day of the actual Festival of Speed. ESM spent the vast majority of it taking the long walk from the bottom of the paddock all the way to the rally-stage at the top of the hill. This is what we encountered along the way. So that is Friday’s action covered….

ESM – 2012 Goodwood FoS Photo Blog #1 Thursday

Whilst the Festival of Speed “proper” doesn’t begin until Friday, Thursday plays host to the Moving Motor Show event. Designed to let the public get up close and personal with a range of new cars from Skoda and SEAT to Mercedes-Benz and Ferrari. Of note were the BMW M5’s which seemed to rev and crackle…

Goodwood Festival of Speed 2012 – The ESM Review

Now that my hearing has started to recover, the sunburn has begun to fade and the numerous pictures and videos have been uploaded, I can now begin to make sense of the previous four days. For the uninitiated, the Goodwood Festival of Speed (FoS) is an annual event which first began back in 1993. The…

Post Festival of Speed Note

Despite errant Sat Nav units, hot coffee in lap incidents and road closures, ESM has made it back home from Goodwood. A full write-up will follow tomorrow, along with lots of photos and video action. Check out the twitter feed for a sneaky, and orangey themed, preview.

Goodwood Festival of Speed

This weekend, EngageSportMode will be at the Goodwood Festival of Speed. Expect some live tweeting and photos (battery and 3G dependent) from across the four days, along with a full report and write up later. Unfortunately there’ll be no ESM roving photographer, but there will be ESM’s mate Dave. Keep an eye out; he’s very…