The 1969 Le Mans 24 Hours was dramatic right to the very end. It has been described as "probably the finest race Jacky Ickx has ever driven" - 'La Ronde Infernale' is the story of the titanic Porsche vs Ford battle and the two-second margin of victory after 24 hours of thrilling racing.
Sauber Mercedes was the team to beat in the 1989 World Sportscar Championship, the mighty Silver Arrows overshadowing rivals Jaguar, Porsche, Nissan and Toyota throughout the battle for the prototype title.
Aside from The Beatles, the summer of love and the burgeoning civil rights movements, the '60s brought with it another revolution: the supercar! We have the swinging '60s to thank for the Ferrari 250LM, Ford GT40, Lamborghini Miura, De Tomaso Mangusta and the McLaren M6 GT. What a decade for petrolheads!
The Matra MS670B – as driven in period by French drivers Francios Cevert and Jean-Pierre Beltoise – gets the Goodwood Hillclimb treatement at Festival of Speed presented by Mastercard. Perhaps one of the greatest sounding Le Mans winners! #gwspeed #FOS #Goodwood
Former Hispania and Lotus F1 driver Karun Chandhok is a very lucky man. Not only does he get to drive a lot of old Williams F1 cars as their heritage driver, he also gets to jump in some legendary cars at Goodwood.