VIDEO: Goodwood statue unveiled

A spectacular Porsche sculpture will greet Festival of Speed visitors from today.

The incredible artwork, in front of Goodwood House, was revealed to the world this week.

The Festival of Speed sculpture for 2013, celebrating the 50th anniversary of the Posche 911

The Festival of Speed sculpture for 2013, celebrating the 50th anniversary of the Posche 911

The festival, which starts today (Thursday, July 11) and runs until Sunday, July 14, is honouring the 50th anniversary of one of the world’s most versatile and popular sports cars – the Porsche 911.

Three models feature on the dramatic sculpture which will form the centrepiece of the celebrations.

Our reporters will be posting updates online from the Festival of Speed throughout the weekend.

For a full report and pictures, see next week’s Observer, out on Thursday, July 18.