Silver Arrows fire up at Goodwood 2012 - full field
The biggest field of Silver Arrows since WW2 fire up in the padock at
Goodwood. Standing between the 16-cylinder Auto Union drive by Frank Biela
and the supercharged eight cylinder Mercedes driven by Jochen Mass
Mercedes-Benz at the Goodwood Revival 2012
Mercedes-Benz and Auto Union racers from the 1930s took to the track for
the first time at the Goodwood Revival between 14 and 16 September, some 75
years after the Silver Arrows first appeared in the UK.
All the Mercedes-Benz Silver Arrows that appeared at the Goodwood Revival
are original cars -- each with extensive racing history behind them. They
were driven by ex-DTM driver Roland Asch, Le Mans winner Jochen Mass,
five-times DTM champion Bernd Schneider, three-time Formula One World
Champion Sir Jackie Stewart and his son, ex-F3000 racer and team manager
Among the cars that appeared were the W 25 (1934), the W 125 (1937), a W
154 (1939) and a W 165 (1939). Power outputs range from the 254 hp of the
1.5-litre V8 W 165 to the 600 hp achieved by the mighty W 125. All were by
far the most advanced machines of their kind with innovative suspension and
drivetrains meaning they were highly successful and effective racing
Goodwood Trophy Race, Goodwood Revival 2012
Featuring some of the most exciting interwar machinery the world has to
offer, the Goodwood trophy never fails to excite. This years race was won
by the ear-splitting ERA A-Type R3A of Mary Smith driven be Mark Gillies.
Following close behind were the ERA B-Type R10B of Paddins Dowling in
second and the ERA E-Type GP1 of Duncan Ricketts in third.
Dan Gurney Tribute Parade, Goodwood Revival 2012
To celebrate the incredible life and career of the hugely charismatic Dan
Gurney, the 2012 Goodwood Revival featured a re-birth of the "Dan Gurney
for President" campaign and a tribute parade of some of his most famous
race cars. Ranging from a Lotus Cortina to his own AAR Eagle-Weslake, one
of the most beautiful open wheel racers ever built it was truly a fitting
way to thank the great man for the entertainment his passion for
motor-racing has given us.
Silver Arrows at Goodwood Revival 2012
A short clip of the demonstration laps by the pre-war German 'Silver
Arrows' (plus a few of the cars they would have raced against) at the
Goodwood Revival meeting 2012
Goodwood Revival 1998 with Tiff Needell
Fantastic review of the first ever Goodwood Revival, the world's greatest
race meeting with fantastic air displays. Certainly the best meeting I ever
Mercedes-Benz TV: Silver arrows at Goodwood Revival 2012.
The revival of an era at the Goodwood Revival Meeting: In 2012 10 original
Silver Arrows from Mercedes-Benz and Auto Union took to the race track -
driven by renowned racing drivers. Among them the motorsport legend: Sir
5 Year Old Races at - Goodwood Revival 2012
Inspired 5-8 year old soon to be racing stars take to the Goodwood Revival
racing circuit in their J 40 peddle cars for a thrilling race to the
finish, commentated by Murray Walker.
Maserati Tipo 151 Crash, RAC TT Celebration, Goodwood Revival 2012
When lapping back-markers during the RAC Tourist Trophy Celebration race of
the 2012 Goodwood Revival, Joe Colasacco in the Maserati Tipo 151 dipped a
rear tyre onto the wet grass spinning into the barriers, heavily damaging
the Maserati Tipo 151 of Lawrence Auriana.