BMW SHOW - SUSPENDED
Sunday 14th June 2020 at Santa Pod Raceway
with Saturday Night Special RWYB Saturday 13th June 2020
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 plus fun fair rides.
Coronavirus (COVID-19) Updates
Unfortunately BMW Show has been suspended. Therefore Ticket Holders will receive a full credit to your Santa Pod Ticket Shop account equal to exactly what you’ve already paid, which can be redeemed against any Santa Pod Raceway event within the next 24 months. This will be added to your account automatically. Contrary to our standard terms and conditions, this credit will be available for 24 months instead of the standard 12 AND include any booking and postage fees that you’ve paid.
We are operating with a reduced workforce like so many other businesses causing a significant delay in our normal administration processes but we will be in touch with all our visitors as soon as we have more information to share. We are also trying hard to instigate a few more bells and whistles on our ticketing platform to make some of the admin quicker and more efficient for us all. Bear with us, while we work through all the communications, enquiries and requests from our customers – we’re dealing with everything as quickly as possible but it’s not easy.
Rest assured that we will get around to you!
At Santa Pod Raceway the safety and welfare of racegoers and participants is paramount. Please view the latest information regarding how the situation is affecting events at Santa Pod Raceway on the Coronavirus (COVID-19) page.
What's On At BMW Show
Run What Ya Brung (BMWs only)
Get your car out on the famous ¼ mile for just £25 for UNLIMITED runs on the track! Full performance print out for your runs.
All vehicles that run during the day are put into classes and there are trophies for the quickest in each class.
To enter the RWYB, simply enter on the day. You will need to bring your normal road driving licence to enter. Drivers of soft-top vehicles and those doing 110mph+ at the finish line will need a crash helmet. Full details
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 www.RWYB.com for a full calendar of RWYB dates at Santa Pod Raceway.
Autoglym Show & Shine (BMWs ONLY)
Got a sweet BMW show car? Whether it's a concours classic, or a modern modified monster, you are welcome to park up in the Show Car Paddock. There’s no need to pre-enter, and anyone with a BMW can enter on the day for FREE.
Autoglym prizes and trophies for:
Don’t leave your car in the carpark where nobody can see it, get it round to the show & shine area, located behind the grandstand and you might be going home with a trophy.
- Show & Shine area open from 8am to register.
- Space is limited so be sure to arrive early.
- Attend the presentations to find out if you have won.
Please remember this isn’t a concours show, so we won’t be knocking off points for non-original brake pads, but we will be choosing cars on modifications and overall condition.
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, then call 01234 782828. Club camping is also available, so why not stay for the weekend? Details on the Clubs page.
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 a mere £10! 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.
Drift What Ya Brung Session (BMW-only)
BMWs make great drift-machines, so if you’ve got a bit of spare tread on your tyres and would like a taste of over-steer, why not have a crack at our “drift what ya brung” taster session?
Simply bring your driving licence and car along to the drift track for a few minutes smoking your tyres under the direction of experienced drifters. Spaces are limited, so get in line in plenty of time for your turn. (10am - 4pm, £10 for 10 mins.)
Take a look at www.DWYB.co.uk for Drift What Ya Brung dates and full info.
Multiple world record holder and professional stunt driver Terry Grant will be putting on an action packed show in the Live Action Arena.
All the fun of the fair with Dodgems, Waltzers, Arcades, Candy Floss and Sideshows.
New for 2020, get more fun for less with the new Token Bundles available from the Dodgems counter, tokens to be redeemed between the hours of 10am-4pm on Sunday only.
Get 30 funfair tokens for £25 OR 65 tokens for £50 and really keep the kids busy for hours! Each token counts as £1 when redeemed. (tokens are non-refundable)
Ride prices: Dodgems - £4, Waltzer - £3, Sizzler - £3, Trampolines - £3, Kiddies Rides - £3
Bars & Caterers
There are multiple bars and a range of caterers to suit all tastes on site at Santa Pod Raceway. View details.
BMW Show 2019 Photo Gallery
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Santa Pod Raceway
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