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Goodwood Festival of Speed 2015

Well if you didn’t get there this weekend you missed a fantastic show when it came to 4×4’s and All Wheel Drive vehicles. Some of the biggest & baddest 4×4 trucks were there demonstrating what they are about and what they can do, we even had stars of the 4×4 world calling in from the USA and all corners of Europe.
Held on the vast Goodwood Estate in Chichester, West Sussex, England, ‘Flat-out and Fearless’ is the theme for 2015 and typifies some of the most spectacular drivers and moments from motorsport’s past and present.
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Levi Shirley star of Ultra 4 came direct from the King of Italy European race, BJ Baldwin brought his 800hp Monster Energy Trophy Truck and was demonstrating his incredible truck handling skills.
The Ultra 4 camp were offering visitors demonstration rides around their purpose built circuit, the engines of these monsters has to be heard to be believed.

 

VIDEO; BJ Baldwin explains a Trophy Truck

Land Rover’s demonstration area was pretty impressive with some high-tech looking obstacles to be navigated by a select few of brave volunteers.kamaz
The Red Bull Kamaz Dakar truck wowed a few people with tricks and tips on real truck driving at speed
The weekend entertainment also involved a fly past with after dinner entertainment laid on by the Kaiser Chiefs and Gene Simmons from Kiss fame.
If you want to see more extreme 4×4 action, check out the next Ultra 4 Europe event at  Kirton Off Road Center

 

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