The Porsche 911 display at the Goodwood Festival of Speed has broken cover

This is the central statue at this weekend's Goodwood Festival of Speed, which celebrates the 50th anniversary of the Porsche 911.

The central feature has become a staple of the Festival of Speed in recent years. Each year the lawn in front of Goodwood House is transformed by an automotive sculpture. 

As in past years, the display features real cars suspended in the air. Porsche has chosen to showcase three models: an original 1963 911, a latest 2013 example and a 1973 2.7 RS.

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9 July 2013

what a tease! Does this REALLY need an article?!

9 July 2013

Mother of God ! What the **** is Autocrap doing ?

Publishing "tease" pictures of cars is bad enough . . . but a statue that will be displayed for a short time at a car-related event ???

Get a grip and start learning to say "No" to manufacturers, you ruddy muppets !!!


11 July 2013

All FOS sculptures look the same. Fact.

Andy Pasti

11 July 2013

Not really the same, are they, other than the fact they usually have some cars in them.

Moreaccurate fact.

But that is kind of the point, don't you think.  Do a quick Google image search on goodwood sculpture and honestly tell me this one looks like the etype from 2011 or the Land Rover one from 2008.

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11 July 2013

...but they're definitely formulaic (and in need of a major tweak). #opinion.

11 July 2013

A statue by its nature is formulaic, it only the form within that statuue makes the difference, and this is different from many of the GFOS statues from past years.

And for those that do not have the opportunity to go, this report is worthy of inclusion, just because you dont like it, tough, there are hundreds of thousands that would like to go that cant, and there fore love to read and see these reports.

So if you dont like it, then dont bother looking and then posting as your posts are irrelevant. 


12 July 2013


And ben_mashed_up_log, obviously they are not identical you pedant. But well done on taking my trivial generalisation at face value.

Andy Pasti

12 July 2013

whats white?

what sticks up in the air?

what has a car on the end of it?

open your eyes jonnyboy!!!!!!!


12 July 2013

I must say the sculpture used in 2006 that also included a tent housing the Renault f1 team didn't look so good.

Last year's mobius strip with Lotus f1 cars on was good though. 

I'm not a pedant either.

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13 July 2013

Jonboy says your thick, cant even spell the name right, they are not all the same perhaps you should look at the Land Rover one, which was not white, did not stick up as it was a round sculpture, and if you were to take the time, which i am sure you wont, as your nurse has your medication ready, to look on t'internet, you will clearly see that in some way they are ALL different.



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