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The Fast Show

Sun 3rd April 2022

Car Show with Saturday Night Special RWYB on 2nd April & Weekend Camping

Welcome to The Fast Show at Santa Pod Raceway, the first performance and modified car event on the calendar. Featuring huge club stand displays, Run What Ya Brung, FWD Drag Racing, Drifting, Stunt Displays, Jet Car, Trade Village, Caterers, Fun Fair Rides and much more. There’s something for everyone whether your car is about “show” or “go”, a modified hot-hatch, a retro classic or a supercar.

Saturday is a "Saturday Night Special", a RWYB day with plenty of track time running until dusk. Weekend ticket holders get to stay on site and enjoy the "N2O" Nightclub featuring top DJs, while Sunday is the main show day when all other aspects of the show take place.

Day Tickets from £22.50, Kids just £5 - Buy Tickets Online

What's On At Fast Show

RWYBRun What Ya Brung - RWYB
No matter what type of car you have, you can put it to the test down the world famous Santa Pod strip!

Signing on for RWYB is now online via your smart phone or the PC in the Sign On Office. 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.

Trophies for quickest in class:

  • Class A - FWD Cars - 1st 2nd 3rd
  • Class B - RWD/AWD Cars 1st 2nd 3rd
  • Class C - Bikes
  • Class X - Non-Road Legal (inc. Cars on Slicks)

If you want maximum track time then come for the weekend as there is a RWYB on the Saturday with free camping for weekend ticket holders. Please note you must purchase your Race Voucher and sign on in advance for Saturday Night Special RWYB from the online ticket shop as you would for RWYB on Sunday.

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

Car ShowAutoglym Show n Shine

If you’ve got a great looking show car, why not bring it round to the heart of the show and park in the Show Car Paddock?

Open to all types of cars – modified, classic and retro. If it looks great and is in top condition, we want to see it. It’s 100% FREE to enter, and there are trophies and Autoglym goodies available for:

  • Show Stopper
  • Best Engine
  • Best Interior
  • Best Modified
  • Best Exterior
  • Best Stance
  • Best Wheels
  • Judges Choice

Spaces are limited and therefore pre-entry is 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 TBC. Organisers reserve the right to refuse entry. The organisers decisions are final and no disputes will be entered in to.


Stunt DisplayTerry Grant Stunt Display

Multiple world record holder and professional stunt driver Terry Grant will be putting on an action packed show in the Live Action Arena.

Lee BowersLee Bowers Stunt Display
Top freestyle motorcycle stunt rider Lee Bowers will be wowing the crowds with his jaw-dropping motorbike stunts.

Jet CarJet Car

It wouldn’t be The Fast Show without something really bloomin’ fast, and they don’t get much faster than a 270mph Jet Car.

ClubsCar Clubs

Why not make The Fast Show your first club meet of the year? All clubs welcome, classic, modern and modified can all be found at The Fast Show. You could even organise a club competition on track.

Full Club Details

BCMEvening Entertainment - BCM
Saturday Night

The "N2O" is a heated nightclub with DJs, dancers, bar, seating and free entry for all weekend ticket holders, so don’t miss out! This will be the place to spend your Saturday night if you’re here for the weekend.

BCM Mallorca is one of the worlds longest running super clubs, with with over Half a Million visitors every summer and a home to some of the worlds biggest DJs. The BCM Tour touches down at Santa Pod with PBH & Jack bringing pure anthems and energy to your Saturday night!

Fun FairFun Fair Rides

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

Token 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 at the Central Token Box and are non-refundable.)

Ride prices: Dodgems - £5, Waltzer - £4, Sizzler - £4, Trampolines - £3, Kiddies Rides - £3. (No cash will be accepted on rides – tokens only.)

Sports Compact ShootoutThe Fast Show Shootout

Some of the quickest "Compact" cars in the UK will be competing in a Drag Racing Shootout at The Fast Show Reloaded.

Open to FWD, RWD and 4WD cars with compact engines (4, 5 or 6 cylinders and rotaries).

Entries limited to 20 cars qualifying for a 16 car elimination ladder.

Full details on the Santa Pod Sports Compact Shootouts page.

DriftingDrift Rides

If you like your cars rear-wheel drive and sideways, make sure you catch some of the drift action in the Live Action Arena.

Drift Rides will be available for those wanting to experience the thrill of drifting first hand. Sunday (3 laps for £10)

If you are interested in trying drifting for yourself then Santa Pod holds regular Drift What Ya Brung days, full details are at

HandlingHandling Competition
A tight course will been created with a series of obstacles that will need to be negotiated as quickly as possible.

Full details

Propper DroppersPropper Droppers
Attending the show will be the World's 1st and original, multiple frequency SPL competition format for finding out just how loud your car audio sound systems can truly play Ultra Low Frequency bass. Propper Droppers test hundreds of different systems a year, with their scoreboards holding over 1000 contestants.

Live StageLive Stage
The Live stage exhibits award winning DJ's, Microphone Magic, Fast Show fun, games and giveaways galore - all day long.

Soul Mavericks Soul Mavericks Dance Company
Soul Mavericks' will be on the Live Stage on Sunday. Their main objective has always been to represent UK Bboying to the highest level. This goal originally began with competing across the UK and internationally in Bboy battles including at the World Bboy championships no less than 7 times.

Soul Mavericks outstanding track record within the competitive international Bboying scene, coupled with their ability to take the art form and adapt it to theatrical environments, has made them one of the UK's front runners when it comes to pushing the boundaries of Bboying.

Dancers will be performing on stage in Fuelers Bar on Saturday evening and on the Live Stage on Sunday.

Trade VillageTrade Village
There will be a wide variety of traders at The Fast Show selling everything from performance and tuning parts to ICE and even the beats to play.
Bars & CaterersBars & Caterers
There are licensed bars and caterers on site selling food and drink. Cash machines are in the Shops but please be ready to pay for items on site from our catering units and Pod Shop with contactless card payment rather than cash. View Caterer details.
Weekend CampingWeekend Camping
There is a normal RWYB Saturday, so if you fancy two whole days of track action, Evening Entertainment and want to camp over for free with your mates, then get a weekend ticket.

2020 Gallery

View all photos form Fast Show 2020 Lite on the Facebook Photo Gallery.

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Police Presence

Please be aware that on the routes leading to Santa Pod Raceway, local Police will be carrying out Speed Enforcement Operations during the event and they will also be targeting other traffic offences in relation to Seat Belts, use of Mobile Phones and Illegal Number Plates etc.

If reports of antisocial driving reach the venue from local residents, drivers responsible run the risk of being refused admission without refund.