RE: Goodwood Revival: Pic of the Week

RE: Goodwood Revival: Pic of the Week

Friday 15th September 2017

Goodwood Revival: Pic of the Week

A quintessentially Goodwood moment from another fantastic weekend



Our Pic of the Week comes from the paddocks at last weekend's Goodwood Revival. That much is obvious though, because it's the kind of photo you could really only take at Goodwood Revival. Spare tyres and tool boxes at the ready - you'll find no electronic diagnostic gizmos there - a beautiful, track prepped classic taking centre stage on its jack, and in amongst it all a man, thoroughly inappropriately dressed for the job, frantically fettling the car.

This particular car is a 1963 AC Cobra, entered in the Revival's showpiece RAC TT Celebration race by Bill Shepherd and driven to 15th place overall by him and Richard Attwood. It may not have been the fastest machine on the grid then, but it was certainly one of the most beautiful!

Traditional (4:3)
Computer widescreen (16:10)
TV widescreen (16:9)

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The Leaper

Original Poster:

2,954 posts

137 months

Friday 15th September 2017
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Even more like this at Le Mans Classic.

Hurricane52

102 posts

54 months

Friday 15th September 2017
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But is it real or a tool room copy? (See 64 GTO thread) And I'm sure the number plate police would have a thing or two to say about the font...

Riley Blue

13,502 posts

157 months

Friday 15th September 2017
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The are far better Revival pics here:

https://www.pistonheads.com/gassing/topic.asp?h=0&...

Lee-jyrhd

1 posts

10 months

Friday 15th September 2017
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The hardworking, non suitably dressed mechanic is me! Great photo, thankyou.

Lee

Turbobanana

1,006 posts

132 months

Monday 18th September 2017
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Lee-jyrhd said:
The hardworking, non suitably dressed mechanic is me! Great photo, thankyou.

Lee
I bet you were having the time of your life. Good work, Lee.
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Matt Bird

984 posts

136 months

PH Reportery Lad

Thursday 21st September 2017
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Lee-jyrhd said:
The hardworking, non suitably dressed mechanic is me! Great photo, thankyou.

Lee
Bravo! Excellent work.