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Goodwood Festival of Speed 2016: the racing drivers

Lewis Hamilton Goodwood FoSThe world’s top racing drivers will be making a beeline to Goodwood this week for the 2016 Festival of Speed – and this year, the list of stars in attendance is as glittering as ever.

Current racing stars mingle alongside legends of the past, and most of them get behind the wheel of the cars that helped take them to glory.

Goodwood Festival of Speed on Motoring Research

Here, Motoring Research has gathered the full register of racing drivers down to attend the 2016 Goodwood Festival of Speed. Is a hero of yours amongst them?

Adam MorganBTCC race winner
Alain MenuDouble BTCC champion
Alessandro ZanardiTwo-time CART champion and Paralympic cycling gold medallist
Alex WurzLe Mans winner and former F1 driver
Andrew Jordan2013 BTCC champion
Bobby Labonte2000 NASCAR Winston Cup champion
Brian JohnsonLegendary AC/DC singer
Sir Chris HoyMultiple Olympic cycling champion and now Le Mans driver
Carl FogartyWorld Superbike Royalty
Colin EdwardsTwo-time World Superbike Champion
David BrabhamLe Mans winner and ex-F1 racer
Derek “Buttsy” ButlerDrift star with his own F1 car!
Derek BellFive-time Le Mans winner
Emerson FittipaldiTwo-time F1 World Champion and double Indy 500 winner
Frank BielaFive-time Le Mans winner and 1996 BTCC champion
Freddie SpencerThree-time motorcycle GP world champion
Gerhard BergerTen-time Grand Prix winner
Giacomo Agostini15-time Motorcycle World Champion
Gordon SheddenReigning BTCC champion
Gordon SheddonTwo-time BTCC champion
Hans-Joachim StuckTouring car legend and double Le Mans winner
Sir Jackie StewartThree-time F1 World Champion
James MartinTV chef and classic car enthusiast
Jari Matti LatvalaWRC front-runner
Jason PlatoTwo-time BTCC winner and TV presenter
Jean RagnottiTwo-time Monte Carlo Rally winner
Jean-Pierre JabouilleThe first driver to win a Grand Prix in a turbocharged car
Jenson Button2009 Formula 1 World Champion
Jochen MassF1 and Le Mans winner and Goodwood House Captain
John McGuinnessMultiple IoM TT winner
John SurteesWorld Champion on two wheels and four
Johnny CecottoMotorcycle Grand Prix World Champion
Karun ChandhokFormer F1 driver
Kelvin FletcherBTCC driver and Emmerdale Star
Ken BlockGymkhana star and WRX front-runner
Kenny Brack1999 Indy 500 winner drives on the hill
Liam DoranWorld Rallycross front-runner
Lorina McLaughlinRegular winner of ‘Fastest Lady’ prize at Festival
Mad Mike WhiddettStar of the drifting world
Mark HigginsBritish Rally champion and IoM Record Holder drives on the hill
Martin BrundleLe Mans winner and F1 star
Matt NealThree-time BTCC champion
Mike ConwayIndy Car race winner
Mike Skinner1995 NASCAR Truck champion
Nick MasonPink Floyd drummer
Nicky HaydenMotoGP Champion
Nico HulkenbergF1 star and Le Mans winner
Nyck de VriesMcLaren development driver
Olly ClarkLast year’s Festival of Speed shoot-out winner
Pat DoranFour-time British Rallycross champion
Patrick FriesacherWill be smoking in his Toyata Camry
Réné ArnouxSeven-time F1 GP winner
Riccardo PatreseSix-time Grand Prix winner
Richard ChildressLegendary NASCAR team owner
Ricky CarmichaelThe ‘greatest of all time’ in motocross
Sam TordoffBTCC race winner
Sammy MillerTwo-time European Trials Champion
Steve SoperTouring car legend
Sir Stirling MossRacing legend and “Mr Goodwood”
Stoffel VandoorneMcLaren reserve driver
Troy BaylissWorld Superbike champion to ride Ducati GP3
Troy CorserWorld Superbike Champion to ride BMW Kaczor R50S
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