2 Seater Dragster Thrill Ride Experience
0 – 170mph in 8 seconds, the fastest Two Seater passenger ride in the UK
This is a rare opportunity to experience first-hand the awesome acceleration produced in Drag Racing. Whether you are treating yourself or buying this as a gift, Santa Pod’s Two Seater Passenger Dragster provides the ultimate Thrill Ride!
Designed for the bravest of fans, you will be launched down the quarter mile dragstrip in around 8 seconds at 170mph!
Feel the throb of the engine and experience the G-force as you take to the strip directly behind the professional driver to accelerate faster than a fighter jet!
The dragster boasts a 9.8 litre big block Chevrolet engine running on C12 Octane race fuel with 1000bhp. It has a chrome moly steel chassis weighing in at approximately 2200lbs with both driver and passenger.
Startline to 1/8 mile: 4.9 seconds at 137mph
Startline to 1/4 mile: 7.9 seconds at 175mph
Due to Covid-19, we are not currently taking new bookings for 2021.
- Prices exclude VAT.
- All passengers will be required to sign a disclaimer form prior to their passenger ride.
- This experience may not be suitable for those who are pregnant, suffer from any severe back conditions, have epilepsy, heart conditions, claustrophobia* or any mental or physical disability.
- Passengers must be a minimum of 16 years old.
- Passengers must be a minimum of 5ft and a maximum of 6ft 5” to ensure the safety systems & restraint systems are fully effective and fit inside the cockpit to the crew’s satisfaction.
- Passengers must be able to get in and out of the dragster unaided.
- Cancellations by the booking party are non-refundable and non-transferrable.
*please be aware that the cockpit and safety harnesses can be quite restrictive so the ride may not be suitable if you suffer from being in confined spaces.
See what the BBC's Mike Bushell thought of his ride in the Santa Pod 2 Seater Dragster.
"Just wanted to drop you a line to say a huge Thank You for yesterday. Rob had an awesome experience and I have shown everyone in the office this morning and to add the fact that I got to be driven through the paddock back to the pit space was fab!" - Cheryl Lynch
"I just wanted to drop you and the team at Santa Pod a quick line to say ‘Thank You’ for another great weekend at the Pod. Also a Thank you to yourself and Steve’s Team for the 2 seater ride. My Dad was well looked after by the team on site, as was I. The ride was great, he thoroughly enjoyed the experience and had a beaming smile for the rest of the weekend. It really was a thrill ride and an experience we’ll never forget. The guys on the 2 seater team were very professional and were happy to accommodate our ride time to ensure the rest of our group were around to be part of the experience as well. Definitely an amazing way to celebrate his 75th year!!" - Lloyd Wright
"Yesterday I was privileged, through the generosity of my three sons, to experience a ride in your dragster. From the start the friendly attitude of the team tempered with an underlying efficiency was impressive and which I found settling as was the professional briefing and the well practiced procedures undertaken. The ride was awesome, experiencing the sheer power of the machine is something I shall never forget. Good luck to Steve and all the team, may you have much success." - Kenn Baron
"@SantaPodRaceway I recommend this to anyone who loves speed,the rush you get is amazing. Defo doing it again next year" - Emily Paley