The FIA European Finals

Thur 5th to Sun 8th September 2024

Santa Pod’s most prestigious Drag Racing event featuring over 250 of Europe’s finest teams. Witness the awesome power of 300mph Top Fuel Dragsters, 200mph Drag Bikes and over 20 supporting classes. See the famous Jet Car, Monster Trucks, stunt shows, static displays, air displays, traders and more. Camping available onsite so come for the weekend.

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What's On - Drag Racing

View descriptions of the various Drag Racing Classes and Race Results. FIA & FIM Classes Fri, Sat & Sun only

Top Fuel Dragster
Top Fuel Dragster

The headline class at the European Finals is Top Fuel Dragster. These cars run on nitromethane and can reach speeds of up to 300mph accelerating from 0 - 100mph in under one second! (Fri, Sat & Sun)

Funny Car
Funny Car

Modern Nitro Funny Cars have the same engines as Top Fuel Dragsters but have tilt-up carbon fibre bodies with the engine in front of the driver. (Fri, Sat & Sun)

Pro Mod
Pro Mod

These cars run 0-250mph in under 6 seconds! Full-bodied cars with massive engines and monster attitude. Pro Mod is the Motorsport UK British Drag Racing Championship class. (Fri, Sat & Sun)

Nostalgia Funny Car
Nostalgia Funny Car

Nostalgia Funny Cars have classic body styles replicating the golden age of drag racing. Expect Long smoky burnouts followed by wild runs with times deep into the 6 second zone. (Fri, Sat & Sun)

Funny Cars
All Car Classes
  • FIA Top Fuel Dragster
  • FIA Top Methanol
  • FIA Pro Stock Car
  • FIA / Motorsport UK Pro Mod
  • Funny Car
  • Nostalgia Funny Car
  • Comp Eliminator
  • Street Eliminator
  • Super Pro ET
  • Pro ET
  • Super Comp
  • Super Gas
  • Junior Dragster
Bike Classes
All Bike Classes
  • FIM Top Fuel Bike
  • FIM Supertwin Bike
  • FIM Pro Stock Bike
  • FIM Super Street Bike
  • FIM Junior Drag Bike
Top Fuel
Friday Evening Session

There will be an evening qualifying session on Friday for pro classes including Top Fuel Dragster and Funny Car who will be joined by Jet Cars, so get ready for a flame show. (Fri)

Pit Access
Pit Access

Unlike other motorsport venues, the public are able to walk around the pits and watch the crews work on their cars and bikes. (All days)

What's On - Jet Cars & Exhibition
Fireforce 3
Fireforce 3

The awesome Fireforce 3 Jet Car will be thundering down the strip. The Pratt & Whitney J60 jet engine develops thrust equivalent to more than 10,000hp and can run the quarter-mile in 5 seconds with a terminal speed of 270mph! (Fri, Sat & Sun)

Fireforce 5
Fireforce 5

The FireForce 5 Jet Dragster will be lighting up the quarter mile in just over 5 seconds. Powered by a Pratt & Whitney J60 engine, it develops thrust equivalent to more than 10,000hp. (Fri, Sat & Sun)

Firestorm
Firestorm Jet Car

Roger Goring's state of the art Ford Mustang bodied Jet car is one of only 3 centre drive Jet Funny Cars in the world and the only one outside of the USA. (Fri, Sat & Sun)

What's On - Live Action Arena
Monster Trucks
Monster Truck - Podzilla

This mighty 10,000lbs, 1350hp monster truck driven by Garry Anderson and supported by Lucas Oil, will be crushing everything in its path. (Sat & Sun)

Swamp Thing
Monster Truck - Swamp Thing

Joining Podzilla to wreak havoc in the arena is Swamp thing, the UK Monster Truck Nationals winning monster truck, driven by Tony Dixon. (Sat & Sun)

Terry Grant Stunt Display
Stunt Display - Terry Grant

Multiple world record holder and professional stunt driver Terry Grant will be putting on an action packed, precision driving stunt show. (Sat & Sun)

Lee Bowers Stunt Biker
Stunt Rider - Lee Bowers

Top freestyle motorcycle stunt rider Lee Bowers will be wowing the crowds with his jaw-dropping motorbike stunts. (Sat & Sun)

Grizzle Squad - FMX
Grizzle Squad - FMX

Expect big air and big tricks from this awesome UK freestyle motocross team making their debut at the European Finals. (Sat & Sun)

What's On - Displays, Rides & Kids Entertainment
Fun Fair Rides
Fun Fair Rides

All the fun of the fair with Dodgems, Waltzers, Arcades, Candy Floss and Sideshows! (All days)

Tokens available indivually or in bundles: Get 27 funfair tokens for £25 or 55 tokens for £50 and really keep the kids busy for hours! Each token counts as £1 when redeemed. (Tokens can be purchased via cash or card from the token counter in the middle of the fun fair and are non-refundable.)

Ride Prices (tokens): Dodgems - 5 (1 or 2 in a car), Extreme - 4, Waltzer - 4, Trampolines - 3, Kids Rides - 3. (Only Tokens, No cash will be accepted on rides)

Fireworks Display
Fireworks Display

There will be a spectacular firework display on Friday after the Evening Nitro Session. (Fri only)

2 Seater Thrill Ride
2Seater Thrill Ride

Watch as the brave and the lucky get to ride down the strip in the 7 second Santa Pod 2Seater dragster. See the 2Seater page for how to book a ride.

Helicopter Pleasure Flights
Helicopter Pleasure Flights

If you have always wanted to fly in a helicopter then this is your chance with Pleasure Flights around the raceway site available. Weather permitting. £59 per person, adult or child. (Sat & Sun)

Transformers
Transformers

Transformers come to life as Bumblebee and Optimus Prime make a visit to Santa Pod, so make sure to get your photo taken with them as they wander around site. Autobots, roll out! (Fri, Sat & Sun)

Mini Monster Trucks
Mini Monster Trucks
Straight from the USA to the UK are Mini Monster truck rides for kids where you get to drive a real Miniature Version of Podzilla.
Sideshows
Pacific Bounce Inflatables

Let the kids bounce and play all day with a selection of exciting inflatables, a climbing wall and Go Karts. Pay per session or get unlimited goes on the inflatables with a wristband for £15. (All days)

Evening Music*
Live Band Boxeddy
Evening Entertainment

For those camping over with multi-day tickets there is evening entertainment in Fuelers Bar with DJs on Thursday and live bands on Friday and Saturday.

*Free as part of your sporting event multi-day ticket.

Event Facilities
Hospitality
VIP/Hospitality

Come along and enjoy the VIP experience including lunch and balcony viewing. Don't worry if you've already booked your tickets, you can still upgrade for a great day out or a gift.

More information on the Hospitality pages.

Traders
Traders

There will be traders at the show selling anything from clothing to stickers and collectables.

If you are a trader interested in trading at Santa Pod Raceway find Exhibitor Information here.

Camping
Camping

On site camping is included with all multi-day admission tickets to Santa Pod Raceway; tents, caravans and motorhomes are all welcome. View details on the Camping Page.

Pamper Pod
Pamper Pod

The Pamper Pod is equipped with mirrors, electric points, dressing tables and chairs, you can freshen up in the morning or get dolled up for the evening. So whether you want to straighten that frizz, create some curls or apply that lippy, come along to the Pamper Pod and make yourself ready. (7-11am & 4-8pm Fri & Sat, 7-11am Sun)

Bars & Caterers
Bars & Caterers

There are licensed bars and caterers on site selling food and drink. You can pay for items on site from our catering units and Pod Shop with contactless card payment or cash. There are cash machines in the catering area and Pod Shop. View Caterer details

FIA European Finals Tickets
Flexi-Day Ticket!

This means that you can secure and buy a day ticket if you’re not sure which day you’d like to attend just yet. This flexible ticket will admit you to any one of either Friday, Saturday or Sunday of the event which you can decide on as late as when you wake up on the day. This gives you some flexibility to work around the weather or unexpected commitments.

Electric Hook-ups!

Something that will make the life of any good “caravanner” or “motorhomer” that bit easier is electric hook-up for the duration of your stay. It’ll allow you to keep the beers and barbecue food chilled without the hassle of lugging around the old generator keeping it fueled up for the weekend! Full details on the Camping page.

Ticket Type Price Bands
Adult Thursday
Gates open Thu 8am
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Early £26 (inc £3 booking fee)
Standard £33 (inc £3 booking fee)
Adult Friday
Gates open Fri 8am
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Early £39 (inc £3 booking fee)
Standard £49 (inc £3 booking fee)
Adult Saturday
Gates open Sat 8am
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Early £42 (inc £3 booking fee)
Standard £53 (inc £3 booking fee)
Adult Sunday
Gates open Sun 8am
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Early £42 (inc £3 booking fee)
Standard £53 (inc £3 booking fee)
Adult Flexi-Day Ticket*
Gates open 8am Chosen Day
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Early £49 (inc £3 booking fee)
Standard £59 (inc £3 booking fee)
Kids Single Day (5-15)
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All Price Bands £6 (inc £1 booking fee)
Kids Flexi-Day (5-15)*
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All Price Bands £7 (inc £1 booking fee)
Kids Single Day (under 5) All Price Bands Free
  • *A Flexi-Day Ticket will admit you to any one of the three days of this event which you can choose on the day. Not interchangeable between events.
  • Early Tickets end 5pm 23rd August.
Ticket Type Price Bands
Adult Sat/Sun
Gates open Sat 8am
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Early £80 (inc £3 booking fee)
Standard £102 (inc £3 booking fee)
Kids Sat/Sun (5-15)
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All Price Bands £11 (inc £1 booking fee)
Kids Sat/Sun (under 5) All Price Bands Free
Adult Fri/Sat/Sun
Gates open Fri 8am
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Early £110 (inc £3 booking fee)
Standard £138 (inc £3 booking fee)
Kids Fri/Sat/Sun (5-15)
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All Price Bands £16 (inc £1 booking fee)
Kids Fri/Sat/Sun (under 5) All Price Bands Free
Adult All Days + Wed Arrival
Gates open Wed 2pm
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Early £127 (inc £3 booking fee)
Standard £160 (inc £3 booking fee)
Kids All Days + Wed Arrival (5-15)
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All Price Bands £21 (inc £1 booking fee)
Kids All Days + Wed Arrival (under 5) All Price Bands Free
  • Early Tickets end 5pm 23rd August.
Ticket Type Price Bands
Grandstand Thu
All Price Bands Free
Grandstand Fri
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Winter Saver £6
Early £6
Standard £9
Grandstand Sat or Sun
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Winter Saver £9
Early £9
Standard £12
  • Early Tickets end 5pm 23rd August.
Ticket Type Price Bands
Electric Hook-up**
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All Price Bands £135
  • **You’ll be allocated a 9 x 9m camping pitch where the power supply will be live from gate opening until racing finishes on the last day of the event.

FIA European Finals Merchandise

View the full range of Euro Finals and Championship merchandise at santapodshop.com

Event T-Shirt
Event T-Shirt
Polo Shirt
Polo Shirt

FIA Euro Finals Photos & Videos

European Finals 2023: Facebook Photo Gallery, Highlights Video
European Finals 2022: Facebook Photo Gallery, Highlights Video
European Finals Shootout 2021: Facebook Photo Gallery
European Finals 2019: Facebook Photo Gallery, Highlights Video
European Finals 2018: Facebook Photo Gallery, Highlights Video
European Finals 2017: Facebook Photo Gallery, Highlights Video, TV Show - Cars, TV Show - Bikes
European Finals 2016: Facebook Photo Gallery, Highlights Video, TV Show - Cars, TV Show - Bikes
European Finals 2015: Facebook Photo Gallery, Highlights Video, TV Show - Cars, TV Show - Bikes
European Finals 2014: Facebook Photo Gallery, Highlights Video, TV Show
European Finals 2013: TV Show

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