2022 Goodwood Festival of Speed world debuts [updated]

This year’s edition of the Goodwood Festival of Speed ​​will take place from June 23-26. The world premieres of vehicles for this annual event held near Chichester in the south of England are as follows (Aston Martin & Renault Group are the latest carmakers to announce their public debut):

Continuing his habit of producing relatively frequent special editions of the alpine A110Renault brings a Tour de Corse 75 Limited Edition to the four-day event. This is mostly special yellow and black paint plus decals and gloss white wheels, the intention is to match these 75 cars to the Alpine A110 which took part in the 1975 Tour de Corse rally.

Although it was announced back in February, Aston Martin claims the public premiere of his DBX707 takes place in Goodwood. The three numbers refer to the power in horsepower (520 kW) with a torque of 900 Nm. The engine is the 4.0-liter biturbo V8 from AMG-Mercedes. There’s also a nine-speed wet clutch gearbox plus 420mm carbon brakes at the front and 390mm at the rear. The 0-62 mph (100 km/h) time is 3.3 seconds.

Bentley brings the just announced Flying Spur SA to the party. The brand’s S models are sport-oriented and the Spur joins the recently launched Continental GT S and GT S Convertible. This is also the first time a plug-in hybrid will be offered as an S, with both V8 biturbo and V6 PHEV options.

BMW is another brand that has stated it will make a global debut on the Fos. The M3 Touring will be the first station wagon in the long history of the M3 series. Official details will be announced shortly.

Land Rover announced the 5,358mm long . at Defender 130 in May. The extended eight-seater is now making its public debut at Goodwood. The brand will also show the third generation Range Rover Sport, also revealed to the media last month. The big changes from the previous model are big price increases per version and despite a wheelbase of 2,997 mm and an overall length of 4,946 mm, only two rows of seats: there is no longer a 5+2 layout.

Mercedes-AMG will also have a single premiere, this is the A† The engine and four engines of this hypercar together produce 782 kW (1,063 hp) and the top speed is said to be 352 km/h. The division says 275 cars will be made. Each is claimed to have been sold.

The 1,599 cc V6, which has a limit of 11,000 rpm, delivers 422 kW (574 hp). One of the engines is mounted on the crankshaft and produces 120 kW (163 hp), while another is integrated into the turbocharger and produces 90 kW (122 hp). The remaining pair are on the front axle and they deliver 240 kW (326 hp). The transmission is a seven-speed automatic manual, while the battery capacity is 8.4 kWh. The range in EV mode is 18 kilometers.

North Star will have a few debutantes, the first of which de 2 BST Edition 270, a limited edition of 270 cars available in Europe, North America and China. According to the existing 2 Performance Pack, the outputs are 350 kW (476 hp) and 680 Nm (502 lb-ft) and the battery capacity is 78 kWh. Among other things, the suspension has been lowered by 25 mm.

The brand’s other world premiere is a taste of the 5 in prototype form. This large model, which is expected to target the Audi e-tron GT, will not enter production until 2024. A team in Coventry is leading the development of the 5.

Announced in April, the Porsche 911 Sport Classic is now making its public debut, deliveries will begin in July. This limited edition variant (1250 cars) has a ‘duck tail’ rear spoiler and is based on the Turbo S. It is RWD, powered by a 450 kW (550 hp) 3.7-litre flat six and has a seven-speed manual transmission .

Together with the Alpine special edition, Renault Group will celebrate the premiere of the Mégane E-Tech Electric† Construction began in Douai in early 2022, with the world premiere of the vehicle in pro-production form at the IAA in Munich in September 2021. There are two engine options: 96 kW (130 hp) and 250 Nm or 160 kW (218 hp) and 300 Nm. As for the battery pack, Renault says it weighs 395kg and is just 110mm thick (1,960mm long and 1,450mm wide). The chemistry is lithium-ion NMC (nickel, manganese, cobalt) and LG is the supplier.

This list will be further updated.

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