Santa Pod Raceway

Welcome to Santa Pod Raceway

Home of the FIA European Drag Racing Championships, the fastest & loudest motorsport on Earth!

Santa Pod hosts over 50 events including: National drag race meetings, modified car shows, VW Beetle & Camper festivals, Japanese performance car events, retro & classic car events, Run What Ya Brung (RWYB) and Drift What Ya Brung (DWYB) public track days.

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, Jet Cars, Rocket Bikes, Monster Trucks, Drifting, Stunt Displays and much more.

Coming Soon at Santa Pod Raceway

Below is a selection of forthcoming events at Santa Pod Raceway, view the full calendar of events on the Calendar page. Alternatively add the Santa Pod calendar to your Google / iCloud Calendars and if you're a 'Pod regular you can print off a handy A4 2018 Events Calendar.

Redline RumbleRedline Rumble
18th to 19th August 2018 - Day Tickets from £14

Not 1, but 2 rounds of the ACU Drag Bike championships with qualifying and eliminations taking place each day plus invited car classes. Kids under 16 FREE*

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Monster Truck NationalsMonster Truck Nationals
Sunday 19th August 2018 - ADVANCE TICKETS ONLY
The Top UK Monster Truck Showdown! Monster Truck Freestyle action including caravan crushing & awesome BUS JUMPS!!! Plus Pit Party, Monster Truck Rides and lots more family fun. Kids under 5 FREE*

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Junior DayJunior Drag Racing Fun Day
Thursday 23rd August 2018 - Tickets FREE
FREE spectator admission! A fun-filled family day out showcasing junior drag racers. With Monster Trucks, Drag Demos, children’s activities and sideshows. Tickets subject to availability

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Euro FinalsFIA/FIM Euro Finals European Championships
6th to 9th September 2018 - FIA Day Tickets from £35
Santa Pod’s most prestigious Drag Racing event featuring over 250 of Europe’s finest teams. 300mph Top Fuel Dragsters, 200mph Drag Bikes and over 20 supporting classes. Plus Jet Car, Monster Trucks, stunt shows, static displays, air displays, traders and more
.Kids under 16 FREE*

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Hot Rod DragsNSRA Hot Rod Drags
14th to 16th September 2018
Now celebrating the 30th annual Original Hot Rod Drags, supported by the NSRA. The usual, ‘if it ain’t broke, don’t fix it’ formula, the only change is the venue. Pre ’73 RWYB, Gasser Circus, Wild Bunch, Outlaw Anglias, Supercharged Outlaws and much much more. Kids under 16 FREE*

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Flame & ThunderFlame & Thunder
Sat 27th October 2018 - Day tickets from £25
An action-packed day for all the family featuring motorsport stunts and Drag Racing. Witness a 300mph Nitro guzzling Top Fuel Dragster, Jet vehicles galore and Drag Racing demos. Stunt displays including Monster Trucks and Stunt Riders. Plus funfair, live stage†, bonfire and huge firework finale! Kids under 16 FREE*

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Fireworks FrenzyFireworks Frenzy
Saturday 3rd November 2018 - Entrance from £20 PER CAR
A spectacular afternoon/evening of Fireworks, Live action including Podzilla the Monster Truck, Stunt Display, Drifting, Huge Bonfire, Fun Fair, catering and bar facilities, plus family entertainment.

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Also at Santa Pod Raceway

Run What Ya Brung (RWYB) and Drift What Ya Brung (DWYB) public track days enable pople to try Drag Racing and Drifting in their own cars. View the latest shows from Santa Pod Raceway at SantaPod.TV and buy Santa Pod merchandise at

RWYBRun 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 Kids under 16 FREE*

DWYBDrift What Ya Brung
Throughout the year
At Drift What Ya Brung days you can come along and learn or practice drifting in safe and legal conditions on some of the Pods 30 acres of open tarmac. There are beginners, intermediate and advanced tracks open at the same time each DWYB day. Full details at Kids under 13 FREE*

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