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.
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
Gymkhana GRiD Final - Saturday 24th & Sunday 25th October 2015
The Gymkhana GRiD Final with appearances, signings and performances from Ken Block and friends. www.gymkhanagrid.com
Flame & Thunder - Saturday 31st October 2015
Santa Pod’s Season Finale! An action packed family day of Drag Racing plus a huge line up of stunts and displays including jet vehicles, dragsters, monster trucks, fireworks, funfair, music, sideshows and more. Full Details here.
Fireworks Frenzy - Saturday 7th November 2015
An evening of family entertainment with jet car, monster truck and stunts topped off with a huge bonfire and fireworks. Fireworks Frenzy is an event in addition to Saturday 31st October's Flame & Thunder. Fireworks Frenzy is primarily for our local residents and those just wanting to come for the evening. Details here
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.