Goodwood Announces Provisional 2016 Dates

Goodwood is delighted to announce provisional dates for the 2016 Festival of Speed and Revival, ahead of tickets going on general sale on 5 November.

The Festival of Speed, which celebrates the very best from the past and present of motoring and motor sport, will be held on 23-26 June, 2016*.

As usual, the event will open with the Moving Motor Show on Thursday, 23 June, featuring many of the world’s largest motor manufacturers showcasing their latest models, alongside exciting and innovative concepts. From Friday-Sunday, 24-26 June, the famous Goodwood hill will be taken over by a glittering collection of the greatest cars, bikes, drivers and riders from the history of motor sport.

The Revival is the world’s largest and most celebrated historic motor racing and vintage culture event, bringing back to life Goodwood Motor Circuit’s glory days as an active race track from 1948-66.It will take place on 9-11 September, 2016*.

St Mary's Trophy was one of 2015's Revival highlights
St Mary’s Trophy was one of 2015’s Revival highlights

A host of superstars from the world of motor sport attended Goodwood events this year, including the most iconic grand prix motorcycle racer of all time, Valentino Rossi, alongside fellow World Champions on two wheels Casey Stoner, Freddie Spencer, Kenny Roberts and John Surtees, plus F1 title winners Jenson Button, Damon Hill and Sir Jackie Stewart, US legends Don ‘Big Daddy’ Garlits, Richard Petty and Ken Block, and Le Mans heroes Tom Kristensen, Derek Bell and Emanuele Pirro. Expect a similarly star-studded line-up in 2016.

Key highlights of both events, including the Festival of Speed theme, will be announced in the coming weeks.

Tickets and hospitality packages for both events will be on sale to Members of the Goodwood Road Racing Club on Saturday, 31 October. Those on the GRRC waiting list will be able to secure their tickets from Monday, 2 November, while tickets will go on general sale on Thursday, 5 November.

Tickets for the 74th Members’ Meeting, which will be held on March 19-20, 2016 are already on sale to Members. Those on the wait list will be able to purchase from 2 November, with a limited number of tickets going on general sale on 1 January, subject to availability.

Hospitality, tickets and more information is available via or 01243 755055.

*All dates are provisional and subject to change.