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Round 1– Santa Pod’s flagship Championship event attracting over 250 of Europe’s top drag racing teams including 300mph Top Fuel Dragsters

Santa Pod Raceway, the home of European drag racing gears up for one of Europe’s most prominent Drag Racing meetings, ‘The Main Event’. Taking place over Spring Bank Holiday weekend, this hugely popular, televised event is the first round of the prestigious European Drag Racing Championship featuring one of the largest race entries and most thrilling motorsport content anywhere in Europe! Witness the ground-shaking 10,000bhp Top Fuel Dragsters as they reach 300mph in under 5 seconds. Over 200 teams, 17 bike and car race classes will take to the strip to start their 2018 FIA/FIM championship season. With Jet Car, Monster Trucks and Live Action Arena shows, this is the perfect event for the steadfast drag racing fan and families alike!

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Date(s)25 - 28 May 2018
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VenueSanta Pod Raceway
AddressSanta Pod Raceway, Podington, Wellingborough, Wellingborough, Bedfordshire,
NN29 7XA

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The Sharnbrook Hotel


Located in a quiet Bedfordshire village, the Sharnbrook Hotel offers a restaurant serving traditional Italian and British cuisine, and spacious rooms decorated with imported Italian furnishings and fabrics..

Postcode: MK44 1LX
Distance from Santa Pod Raceway:
3.3 miles

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ibis Wellingborough


Just off the A45/A46/A509, less than 2 miles from the town centre and just 2 miles from Wellingborough railway station, the hotel offers free parking and great-value en suite rooms..

Postcode: NN8 2DR
Distance from Santa Pod Raceway:
5.5 miles

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Twinwoods Adventure


Twinwoods Adventure offers accommodation in Bedford. The adventure centre boasts a bar, restaurant and luxury health club. Each room is equipped with a flat-screen TV.

Postcode: MK44 1FD
Distance from Santa Pod Raceway:
5.6 miles

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The Columbia Hotel


This private hotel has all en suite comfortable rooms, welcoming staff and the best full English breakfast around, included in your room rate. The hotel is a 5 minute stroll from the Wellingborough town centre shops and amenities..

Postcode: NN8 3HG
Distance from Santa Pod Raceway:
5.9 miles

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Redlands Farm Bed &


Located in Stanwick, 50 km from Cambridge, Redlands Farm Bed & Breakfast features free WiFi access and free private parking. All rooms come with a flat-screen TV with satellite channels. Some rooms have a seating area for your convenience.

Postcode: NN9 6QZ
Distance from Santa Pod Raceway:
6.1 miles

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The Queen Hotel


Featuring free WiFi, The Queen Hotel offers accommodation in Olney, 14 km from Milton Keynes. Free private parking is available on site. Every room is fitted with a flat-screen TV.

Postcode: MK46 4BH
Distance from Santa Pod Raceway:
6.6 miles

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Event Details

Date25 - 28 May 2018
Time(s)8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Cost£18 - £100
VenueSanta Pod Raceway
Santa Pod Raceway, Podington, Wellingborough
NN29 7XA
Phone01234 782828
CategoryFamily Events

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