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BMW Show

Sunday 23rd June 2024 at Santa Pod Raceway
with Saturday Night Special RWYB on 22nd June 2024

The BMW Car Show at Santa Pod Raceway welcomes all BMWs - race cars, show cars, modern, retros, classics, new Minis and BMW bikes.

BMWs have all the right elements to make great drag and drift cars. Powerful engines, rear-wheel drive and stable handling all add up to unbeatable straight-line and sideways fun. It's no wonder so many BMW owners are hooked on Run What Ya Brung and Drift What Ya Brung events at Santa Pod Raceway. It's for this reason that Santa Pod introduced an event exclusively for BMW owners, where the track is open only to Bavaria's finest. Camping is available to all those that wish to stay for an extra day of fun at the Pod with RWYB on Saturday and music in Fuelers bar on Saturday night.

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What's on at BMW Show


Run What Ya Brung (BMWs only)

The drag strip will be open for you to take your own car down the track with timing data at ETSlips!

Signing on for RWYB is now online. You will still need to visit the Sign On Office to show your driving licence and your race voucher e-ticket before hitting the track. Please note an Admission ticket is required in addition to your RWYB Race Voucher.

Sign-on costs £40 for 3 runs. More info on the RWYB page.

A crash helmet is compulsory for those going 110mph or over at the finish line.

Prizes of RWYB Vouchers (competition details) for:

  • Best Reaction Time
  • Quickest ET (Road Legal)
  • Quickest ET (Non-Road Legal)
  • Quickest ET (Bike)
  • Commentator's Choice Award

If you want maximum track time then come for the weekend as there is a Saturday Night Special RWYB on the Saturday with the track open late and free camping for weekend ticket holders.

If you can't wait until BMW Show, visit for a full calendar of RWYB dates at Santa Pod Raceway.

Show n Shine

Autoglym Show & Shine (BMWs ONLY)
Got a sweet BMW show car? Whether it's a concours classic, or a modern modified monster, why not enter the Show & Shine competition.

It's FREE to enter with trophies and Autoglym prizes for:

  • Best of Show
  • Best New Mini
  • Best Bike
  • Best Custom
  • Best Retro (E30 or Older)
  • Judge's Choice
  • Best Interior
  • Best Exterior

Spaces are limited and therefore pre-entry is compulsory and essential to secure your spot and save disappointment. All entries are subject to a selection process. Get your application in by emailing a photo and details of your car to, the cut off closing date for entries is Friday 24th May. Organisers reserve the right to refuse entry. The organisers decisions are final and no disputes will be entered in to.

Club Displays

Club Displays / Club Camping
All BMWs welcome, classic and modern, race cars, retros, show cars and BMW bikes! To book a club stand you will need at least ten vehicles. Details on the Clubs page.

NEW for 2024: Best Club Stand Trophy! Have you got a club full of great looking cars? Can you park with perfect precision? Do you want a shiny trophy? Book a Club Stand today!

Club camping is also available, so why not stay for the weekend?

Jet CarJet Car
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!

Terry Grant Stunt Display

Terry Grant Stunt Display
Multiple world record holder and professional stunt driver Terry Grant will be putting on an action packed, precision driving stunt show.

Two Brothers Racing Stunt Team

Two Brothers Racing Stunt Team

The team consist of "Vandal", "Toddy" and "Trina". Vandal and Toddy have been riding together for ten years, pushing each other to the limit to learn new tricks every time they ride, resulting in the highly skilled, adrenaline filled show you see today. Vandal has been the UK street bike freestyle champion three times and Toddy was the 2016 UK Champion.

Drift Rides

Drift Passenger Rides
If you want the ultimate sideways fix, why not hop in with one of our experienced drifters, who will give you the ride of your life for £20! Feel the g-force of these high-powered cars and get the best seat in the house for a smoky trip around the drift track. Simply visit the drift team at the drift track to register.

Trade Village

There will be a range of traders selling everything BMW related from ICE to performance parts.

Live Stage

Live Stage
Supplying the soundtrack to the day time activities will be DJs and MCs on the Live Stage. Hosted by DJ Danny Ryan with John Jones (Yoversion Records), Adam (House & Classics) and Louis Jones.

Adam - Adam has been DJing For Over 20 Years and worked alongside some of the biggest names in the music scene, playing all genres of music 80s, Soul & Funk, Rare Grooves, Classic RnB, Uk Garage and House Music.

John Jones - With over 25 years experience as a DJ, John's musical wealth and knowledge is second to none, from current pop & dance hits through to classic 80’s anthems, Rock. Indie, Motown and Disco.

Danny Ryan & Louis Jones - DJ’s from west london, push the real sound of house music out to those house headz who love the sound of deep soulful house, playing some of the best house events /clubs london has to offer.

BURD Beatboxing 

BURD Beatboxing 

Bellatrix and Grace Savage are BURD: the undefeated, two times UK Tag-Team Beatbox Champions.

BURD are both dynamic and sensitive. Rowdy and gentle. They save a space at the table for sweet harmonies along side their ground shaking beats. 

Each an individual powerhouse in her own right, Grace and Bel come together as the quirky, loud, cheeky and lovable duo who love to challenge the status quo.

Fun Fair RidesFun 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)

Bars & Caterers

Bars & Caterers
There is a licensed bar 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.

Evening Entertainment

Evening Entertainment*

DJ Bradderz will be bringing his classic Club/Dance mixes to Fuelers Bar on Saturday night. Grab a beer, listen to some tunes and get your weekend started.

*Free as part of your sporting event weekend ticket.

Weekend CampingWeekend Camping

If you want to enjoy the Evening Entertainment and camp over for free with your mates, then get a weekend ticket; tents, caravans and motorhomes are all welcome.

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