Santa Pod Raceway in the UK is the home of European Drag Racing and host to the televised FIA / FIM European Drag Racing Championships. It's the fastest and loudest motorsport on earth with sensational race action from dragsters and doorslammers to beetles and bikes.
Santa Pod hosts over 50 events during the race season Jan-Nov, including: National drag race meetings, modified car shows (The Fast Show and USC), VW Beetle & Camper festivals (Bug Jam and Big Bang), Japanese performance car events (JapShows), retro & classic car events (Dragstalgia and Retro Show), Run What Ya Brung (RWYB) & Drift What Ya Brung (DWYB) public track days and more.
Enjoy VIP / corporate hospitality and fantastic family days out in the heart of England (on the border of Northamptonshire and Bedfordshire) and see Top Fuel Dragsters & Funny Cars, Jet Cars & Rocket Bikes, Monster Trucks & Motocross, Drifting and more.
Coming Soon at Santa Pod Raceway
Here are a selection of some forthcoming events at Santa Pod Raceway, view the full calendar of events on the Calendar page.
Monster Truck Nationals - Sunday 9th August
The UK’s top Monster Truck Showdown, with incredible Freestyle action! Plus Jet Mini, world record stunt driver Terry Grant, Monster Truck Rides and RWYB. www.MonsterTruckNationals.co.uk
Junior Drag Racing Fun Day - Wednesday 26th August
FREE spectator admission! A fun family day out showcasing junior drag racers aged 8 to 17 years old. Kids’ activities and sideshows plus static car displays, monster truck demo and rides. Details here
FIA/FIM Euro Finals - 3rd - 6th September 2015
The Championship finals event attracting over 250 of Europe’s top drag racing teams including 300mph Top Fuel Dragsters, 200mph Drag Bikes and over 10 supporting classes. Jet Cars, stunts, air displays, monster trucks, traders, sideshows and Live Action Arena family entertainment. Details here
JapShow Finale - Sunday 11th October 2015
The final event for Japanese car enthusiasts featuring the final round of Jap and FWD Drag series. Jap only RWYB competition, Jet Car, club displays, Show & Shine, traders and more. www.JapShowFinale.com
Public Track Days
Run What Ya Brung - Throughout the year
Santa Pod Raceway in Northamptonshire offers the cheapest and most accessible public track time in the UK. For just £10 admission and £25 to "sign on", you can take your car and motorcycle out on the famous quarter-mile dragstrip and test it's performance limits in a safe and legal environment. Full details at www.RWYB.com.
2015 Santa Pod Calendar PDF
If you're a 'Pod regular and you have a computer and a printer at home then you can now print off a handy A4 Santa Pod Raceway 2015 Events Calendar by clicking this link SantaPod2015.pdf.