The Summer Nationals 2018

Sat 30th June to Sun 1st July 2018

National Drag Racing Championships featuring the MSA British Championship for Pro Mod

A huge variety of race cars and bikes as well as the Fireforce Jet Car will keep the track action packed all day long.

TICKETS: Adult Day Tickets from £14 – Kids Under 16 FREE* Buy Tickets

Summer Nationals Photo Entry List
View photos of the cars and bikes entered for Summer Nationals on the Entry List.

Summer Nationals 2017 Highlights Video

What’s on


Car Classes:

  • MSA Pro Mod
  • Nostalgia Funny Car
  • Super Comp
  • Super Gas
  • Super Street
  • Super Pro ET
  • Pro ET
  • Sportsman ET
  • Junior Dragster
  • Topspeed Automotive Street Eliminator
  • Comp Eliminator
  • VWDRC Pro
  • VWDRC Sportsman
  • Nostalgia Super Stock

Bike Classes

Bike Classes:

  • Funny Bike
  • Pro Stock Bike
  • Competition Bike
  • Super Street Bike
  • 8.50 Bike
  • 9.50 Bike
  • ET Bike
  • Super Twin Top Gas
  • Junior Drag Bike

View descriptions of the various Drag Racing Classes.

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)

Fireforce 5

Fireforce 5
Martin Hill’s Jet Dragster otherwise known as Fireforce 5 will be lighting up the quarter mile.


Battle of Britain Memorial Flight
The Battle of Britain Memorial Flight will be making a fly past with a WWII Spitfire on Saturday.

Fun Fair Rides

Evening Entertainment
For those camping over with multi-day tickets there is evening entertainment in Fuelers Bar. (Fri & Sat)

Fun Fair Rides

Fun Fair Rides
There’s fun for all the family off track with side shows and Fun Fair Rides. (All Days)

2 Seater

2Seater Dragster 
Watch as the brave and the lucky get to ride down the strip in the 7 second Santa Pod 2Seater dragster. See the 2Seater pagefor how to book a ride. 
(Sat & Sun)


Camping at Santa Pod is included with all multi day tickets, view full Camping Info here.


Catering & Traders
Full catering & bar facilities are available all weekend along with a range of traders. (Sat & Sun)

The Summer Nationals 2018

Sat 30th June to Sun 1st July 2018 – Kids Under 16 FREE*

Ticket Type Advance Standard Gates Open Grandstand
Saturday £14 £20 Sat 8am Free
Sunday £14 £20 Sun 8am Free
Weekend £25 £33 Fri 12pm per day

To Book Tickets please phone 01234 782828 or buy your tickets online.


  • Advance ticket orders are subject to a booking fee of £2 per ticket and postage fee of £3 per order (£6 recorded, no postage fee on “print at home tickets”).
  • Maximum single online order of 9 admission tickets. To bulk book tickets for clubs or groups you will need to phone the Box Office to place your order.
  • Advanced ticket prices end on the Friday a week before the event weekend at 5pm. After this time only “print at home tickets” will be available at standard rate.
  • All tickets are non-refundable.
  • Ticket prices are per person.
  • * Three FREE kids per paying Adult, photo ID is required if kids look older than they are.
  • Day admission is 8am till racing finishes, day tickets will be sold on the gate until 4pm.
  • Camping is included within multi-day admission tickets, NOT single day tickets. e.g. Sat/Sun ticket = camping Sat night.
  • Any ticket upgrades made on the day will be charged the difference to full gate price.
  • Parking is free.
  • Please see Essential Info page for Rain Off Policy and other terms and conditions.
  • For RWYB don’t forget your driving Licence.
  • Caravan and Motorhome Club members get 20% discount on selected Santa Pod tickets. Details here.
  • Santa Pod Raceway offer group discounts for 10 or more adult admission tickets to selected events. Details here.

Summer Nationals Photo Gallery

View photos from the Summer Nationals 2017 on the Facebook Photo Gallery.

Summer Nationals
Summer Nationals
Summer Nationals
Summer Nationals

Summer Nationals Videos & Galleries

Summer Nationals 2017 PreviewEntry List
Summer Nationals 2017 Highlights VideoFacebook Photo Gallery
Summer Nationals 2016 Highlights VideoFacebook Photo Gallery
Summer Nationals 2015 Highlights VideoFacebook Photo Gallery
Summer Nationals 2014 Facebook Photo Gallery

Drag Racing

View the full Results Data here and descriptions of the various Drag Racing classes on the Classes page.