That Green LaFerrari at 2014 Goodwood Festival of Speed

Green LaFerrari

The LaFerrari hypercar generates ample attention and excitement in its natural state. Factor in a shocking choice of exterior color, and you get a stampede of Prancing Horses spreading headlines like wildfire! That is precisely what happened with the green LaFerrari at this year’s Goodwood Festival of Speed.

That green LaFerrari everyone has been talking about (and I mean everyone!) is owned by Jay Kay of Jamiroquai. The music group must be doing exceedingly well, seeing as how Jay Kay also owns a Ferrari F40 and a Ferrari Enzo. I will admit I had to Google what exactly Jamiroquai is…because if they are that successful I should know who they are. For those as clueless as I–it is a British funk and acid jazz band formed in 1992. read more

The 2014 Goodwood Festival of Speed Central Display Honors Mercedes-Benz

Goodwood Festival of Speed Central Display

The centerpiece of the annual Goodwood Festival of Speed (FOS) is the central display of immaculate oversized automotive models. This year the central display is absolutely captivating–going above and beyond to celebrate not only all that is automotive, but also the 120th year of Mercedes-Benz motorsport! The wow factor was finished off with a glowing SLS Mercedes-Benz taking to the track for a bit of showing off.

Fun fact: This year celebrates 120 years of Mercedes-Benz hitting the motorsport scene. The oversized sculpture was but a slice of the celebrations for the brand. (Photo courtesy of Richard Pardon). The Mercedes-Benz sculpture was created by artist Gerry Judah. It marks the first time the sculpture has crossed the roof of the Goodwood house read more