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.

Santa Pod Raceway 2019

Next year's calendar is now avaiable on the 2019 Calendar page. Event details coming soon.

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 2019 Events Calendar.

Stunt FestStunt Fest
Saturday 16th February 2019 - Family Tickets from £35
The perfect high-octane half term entertainment for kids and adults alike. With jaw-dropping stunts on two and four wheels, plus mighty monster truck action! Kids under 5 FREE*

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Festival of PowerFestival of Power
19th to 21st April 2019 - Day Tickets from £22
An action-packed Easter weekend for the whole family featuring the famous Jet Car Shootout! See the awesome Nitro Funny Cars, 300mph Top Fuel Dragsters and National Drag Racing Championships including 200mph Pro Mods. A full line-up of displays and attractions plus Monster Trucks, stunts, sideshows, traders and more. Kids under 16 FREE*

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Big BangBig Bang
17th to 19th May 2019 - Day Tickets from £14
This springtime family VW festival features Show & Shine, VW club camping, live music, family fun with Podzilla the Monster Truck, stage shows, kids entertainers, Jet Car, traders and a chilled-out atmosphere plus Doorslammer Drag Racing. Kids under 16 FREE*

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Retro ShowRetro Show
Sunday 16th June 2019 - Day Tickets from £14
The classic car show with a difference, for fans of retro vehicles on two and four wheels with pre-1995 RWYB, Show & Shine, car clubs, retro drifting and retro entertainment. Kids under 13 FREE*

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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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