Many words are written about the Goodwood Festival of Speed, and how there are lots of crazy rally cars and trucks and whatnot flying up a hill. But I just want to appreciate this 1927 Bugatti Type 35B, which was absolutely flogged around the track like it should be.

Julian Majzub, a guy fairly well-known in vintage car and Bugatti circles, was living his best life as he swung the classic Bugatti around the bends, and my god does its 2.3-liter supercharged straight-8 engine sound just spectacular.

The Bugatti Type 35, in general, was a beastly racer back in its day, and only 45 of the Type 35B variant were ever made to begin with. I don’t care that it’s older than dirt and you have to make all sorts of flailing hand gestures just to drive it.

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It’s made of French unicorns and history and magic, and I’m in love.