The Fast Show The Fast Show

The Fast Show

Car Show on Sunday 14th April 2024

With Saturday Night Special RWYB on 13th 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, Sports Compact Drag Racing, Drift Rides, 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 evening entertainment in Fuelers Bar, while Sunday is the main show day when all other aspects of the show take place.

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What's On At Fast Show

More acts & attractions to be announced soon!

Run What Ya BrungRun What Ya Brung - RWYB
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.

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.

Show n Shine
Autoglym Show & Shine

If you’ve got a great looking show car, why not apply for a spot in our Show Car Paddock at the heart of the show?

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 prizes for:

  • Best of Show
  • Best Engine
  • Best Interior
  • Best Exterior
  • Best Modified
  • Best Stance
  • Best Wheels
  • Judge's Choice

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 15th March. Organisers reserve the right to refuse entry. The organisers decisions are final and no disputes will be entered in to.

Jet DragsterJet Car

An awesome Jet Car will be thundering down the strip. Jet Cars develops thrust equivalent to more than 10,000hp and can run the quarter-mile in 5 seconds with a terminal speed of 270mph!

Clubs StandCar 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

Drift Passenger RidesDrift Rides

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

Drift Rides will be available for those wanting to experience the thrill of drifting first hand.

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

Live StageLive Stage
The Live Stage will be supplying the soundtrack to the day, there will be live DJ Sets with a whole host of incredible talent, microphone magic, games & giveaways!

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

View full Handling Competition 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.

Evening EntertainmentEvening Entertainment*
Fuelers Bar will be open all weekend with evening entertainment on 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 (tokens): Dodgems - 5 (1 or 2 in a car), Waltzer - 4, Sizzler - 4, Trampolines - 3, Kids Rides - 3. (Only Tokens, No cash will be accepted on rides)

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 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.
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; tents, caravans and motorhomes are all welcome.


2023 Gallery

View photos from The Fast Show 2023 on the Facebook Photo Gallery, and watch the video on Santapod.TV.

The Fast Show Reloaded

Santa Pod Raceway
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