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 80 events annually including: Drag Racing, Modified Car Shows, VW Beetle & Campervan Festivals, Japanese Performance Car Shows, Retro & Classic Car Shows, 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 or print off a handy A4 2020 Events Calendar.

The Fast Show - Car Show

The Fast Show Sun 29 Mar 2020
Day Tickets from £20 - Kids under 13 FREE*
The season-opener for all performance and modified car enthusiasts with RWYB, Show & Shine, stunt shows, traders, car clubs and “N2O” heated nightclub on Saturday night!

Event Info:

Festival of Power

Festival of Power 10-12 Apr 2020
Day Tickets from £22 - Kids under 16 FREE*
An action-packed Easter weekend for the whole family with Jet Car Shootout, Nitro Funny Cars, 300mph Top Fuel Dragsters and Championships drag racing inc 200mph Pro Mods. Plus Monster Trucks, stunts, sideshows, traders and more.

Event Info: Festival of Power Info

Springspeed Nationals

STP Springspeed Nationals 2-3 May 2020
Day Tickets from £14 - Kids under 16 FREE*
National Drag Racing Championships.

Event Info: Springspeed Nationals Info

Nostalgia Nationals

Nostalgia Nationals 8-10 May 2020
Adult Tickets from £16 - Kids Under 16 FREE*

A hot rod meet rolled up into a weekend of nostalgia style drag racing. Run what ya brung for pre-1973 cars. Hot rods, customs, Outlaw Anglias, dragsters, altereds, Wild Bunch and the Gasser Circus. Event Details

Season Highlights at Santa Pod Raceway

GTI Spring
Big Bang
The Doorslammers
Main Event
Vauxhall Show
Retro Show
Kit Fest
Fast Show Reloaded
The Ford Show
Summer Nationals
Bug Jam
Das Auto Show
Greenlight Nationals
Monster Truck Nationals
Junior Drag Day
VW Action
Euro Finals
Hot Rod Drags
National Finals
JapShow Finale
GTI Festival
Flame & Thunder
Fireworks Frenzy

View the full Santa Pod Raceway Calendar of events on the Calendar page.

Also at Santa Pod Raceway

Run What Ya Brung (RWYB) and Drift What Ya Brung (DWYB) public track days enable people to try Drag Racing and Drifting in their own cars.


Run What Ya Brung 
Throughout the year - Kids under 16 FREE*
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


Drift What Ya Brung
Throughout the year - Kids under 16 FREE*
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

Tickets & Merchandise

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Santa Pod TV

Watch the latest videos from Santa Pod Raceway on SantaPodTV. Event Livestreams, FIA Championship Rounds, MSA Pro Mod WebTV Shows and Event Highlights can all be found at SantaPod.TV.

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