Lewis Hamilton, Jenson Button and Nico Roseberg come to Festival of Speed

Lewis Hamilton, Goodwood Festival of Speed 2012, Goodwood Estate, Chichester, West Sussex, UK - 30.06.12
Lewis Hamilton, Goodwood Festival of Speed 2012, Goodwood Estate, Chichester, West Sussex, UK - 30.06.12

GOODWOOD have announced more motor sport stars will be in attendance at the Festival of Speed this year.

Seven current F1 teams have confirmed their intention to attend this year’s 20th anniversary Festival (July 11-14).

These include McLaren, Ferrari, Red Bull, Mercedes, Lotus, Caterham and Marussia.

And attendance of a handful of this season’s top F1 drivers are now confirmed for Goodwood too, including Festival of Speed regular Jenson Button, as well as Mercedes drivers Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg.

More leading F1 drivers will also be confirmed over the coming weeks, and festival fans will be able see many current and past F1 masters in action.

Recent Grand Prix drivers at the event have included Sebastian Vettel and Red Bull Racing team mate Mark Webber, and also look out at Goodwood for familiar F1 faces such as Sir Jackie Stewart, Alain Prost, Martin Brundle, Nigel Mansell, Damon Hill, Emerson Fittipaldi, Jacky Ickx, Murray Walker, Bruno Senna, Ron Dennis, Patrick Head, Ross Brawn, Christian Horner and Adrian Newey, all of whom have attended the Festival in recent years, with many expected to return this year.