Run What Ya Brung!

The legendary Santa Pod 1/4 mile strip is an integral part of the show. Take the opportunity to test your cars performance on the drag strip in the Ford-only Run What Ya Brung! Your mission is to accelerate from a standing start and cover the 1/4 mile in the shortest possible time. After each run you’ll receive a personal print-out showing your reaction times to the start lights, 60ft, 1/4 mile, 1/8 mile times and terminal speed.

What You’ll Need To Have A Go

• A vehicle (vehicles must be safe and run at the race director’s discretion).

• A driving licence suitable for the type of vehicle you are driving.

• A crash helmet for open top vehicles. Arm straps required in open-top vehicles.

(Please Note: requirements for RWYB are subject to change)

Please ensure you familiarise yourself with the full RWYB Instructions and Rules 







Saturday 17th September

From 09:00

17:30 – 20:00



Sunday 18th September

From 08:30

09:30 – 17:00


4 Runs

Available to purchase on the day only at the sign-on office. Passenger tickets can also be purchased on the day for £10. Both drivers and passengers will be required to show their full UK (or other EU state) driving licence. Tickets are valid all day.


About the Show

Please note: No animals are permitted onsite, apart from guide dogs


England Arena & Events Centre,
East of England Showground,
Oundle Rd, Alwalton,

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