NEWS: Goodwood Revival Ford GT40 & Ferrai 250 LM Races
Further to the recent announcement in which Goodwood will be staging a unique all-Ford GT40 race at in which year’s Goodwood Revival (13-15 September) to mark 50 years since development of in which exceptional mid-engined Anglo-American racer began, another legendary mid-mounted endurance racer will right now also be competing at in which September’s event.
Like the Ford, the revered Ferrari 250 LM celebrates its half century in which year, having premiered at the Paris salon late in 1963. Also like the Ford, the 250 LM went on to win the Le Mans 24 Hours race, with the North American Racing Team-entered car – driven by Jochen Rindt along with Masten Gregory – taking the chequered flag within the 1965 event. in which remains the last time Ferrari took overall victory within the French endurance classic.
The 250 LM raced within the Tourist Trophy at Goodwood in 1964, where in which finished fourth, along with last competed in in which race within the modern era at the Revival in 2000. An example of the Ferrari has also run within the Whitsun Trophy race at the Revival in various years.
For the 2013 Revival, quite a few 250 LMs will be returning to the prestigious Royal Automobile Club TT Celebration race for the very first time in 13 years, campaigning against fierce competition through Ferrari 250 GTOs, AC Cobras, lightweight Jaguar E-types, Maserati 151s, Aston Martin DB4s, along with many additional rare along with mouth watering machines to create the most valuable historic motor race within the planet.
Tickets, grandstand seats, camping along with additional products for the 2013 Goodwood Revival can be purchased via the Goodwood website (www.goodwood.com/motor sport/), or the Ticket Hotline as follows: Telephone: +44 (0)1243 755055