Frequently Asked Questions…

Do I need a competition licence to participate…?

Will I be insured to drive my car on the circuit…?

What if I have never driven at Goodwood before…?

Do I have to wear a crash helmet…?

Can I take passengers in my car…?

How much track time will I get…?

 

Do I need a competition licence to participate…?

No, but all Drivers/Riders must hold a valid full driver’s licence and/or an MSA competition licence, please ensure you bring your licence with you on the day.

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Will I be insured to drive my car on the circuit…?

Drivers/Riders and Passengers are reminded that a Standard Motor Insurance Policy generally excludes use for 'Pace-making, Racing, Reliability Trials, Rallies or Speed Testing'.  It is your responsibility to obtain your own Insurance should you wish to do so.  The same also applies to personal accident and injury insurance.  See 'Links'

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What if I have never driven at Goodwood before…?

You must be briefed, driven and/or accompanied by an instructor, until you have satisfied yourself as to the safety and suitability in all respects of the Motor Circuit.

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Do I have to wear a crash helmet…?

It is mandatory to wear safety helmets (to current MSA standards) and seat belts/harness at all times whilst on the circuit.  It must also wear suitable protective clothing, which extends sufficiently to cover your wrists and ankles.

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Can I take passengers in my car…?

You are only permitted to take one passenger at any one time, provided your vehicle is fitted with a passenger seat, the individual can be adequately secured with the use of seat belts or harness, is wearing a suitable crash helmet and clothing.  As the Entrant/Driver you are responsible to ensure that any additional Drivers/Riders and ALL your Passengers are signed-on before they enter the circuit.

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How much track time will I get…?

ROAD TRAFFIC DAY – 10 Cars/98 dBs:  Each session is scheduled to last a maximum of 20 minutes, from the time the first vehicle enters the circuit to the last vehicle to exit the circuit.  You will get one 20 minute session per hour to a maximum of 6 sessions or 2 hours, subject to delays or incidents. 

GOODWOOD DAY – 5 Cars/105 dBs:  Each session is scheduled to last a maximum of 15 minutes, from the time the first vehicle enters the circuit to the last vehicle to exit the circuit.  You will get one 15 minute session per hour to a maximum of 6 sessions or 1.5 hours, subject to delays or incidents.

Your track time is allocated to you at the beginning of the day, you as the Driver/Rider/Entrant are solely responsible for ensuring you are available and ready to participate in your scheduled session.  If you miss your session for any reason, you cannot join another session in an attempt to make up your track time.

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WARNING!  This type of activity can be dangerous and may involve the risk of injury or death!  You are reminded that your participation is entirely at your own risk!  You must read, accept and sign the indemnity to this effect before being allowed to use the Circuit.

 

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