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Wednesday September 20, 2017
The final round of the 2017 ACU Championships takes place on the 23rd-24th September at Santa Pod Raceway.
Wednesday September 6, 2017
The final round of the 2017 European FIM Championships take place this weekend at Santa Pod Raceway.  All four classes are still undecided and some may go down to the wire.
Nomination Open for the Pinhard Trophy
Tuesday September 5, 2017
Once again the Sunbeam MCC are seeking nominations for one of the UK’s most prestigious awards - THE PINHARD TROPHY which is in the gift of Sunbeam MCC
Wednesday August 23, 2017
The penultimate round of the 2017 ACU Championship takes place at Shakespeare County Raceway on the Bank Holiday weekend of 26-28th August.
Summernationals at Santa Pod Raceway
Wednesday July 19, 2017
Three rounds of qualifying sessions were completed on Saturday.  There was a minute silence for former Santa Pod track crew- member Ben Butler who passed away recently.  Rain fell at mid day and racing then continued until an incident in a ....
Wednesday June 21, 2017
At the halfway point of this season’s championship, all is still to play for in all classes.  This coming weekend round four will be at Summernationals at Santa Pod Raceway on June 24/25th
Great Action at the Opening European FIM Championships Round at Santa Pod Raceway
Tuesday June 13, 2017
At the start of the four-day event the weather was hot and humid. But that changed on race day when rain fell over night delaying the start and then rain fell later in the day and after the track crew worked very hard to get the track dried, a deluge....
Race Rock ā€˜nā€™ Ride at Santa Pod Raceway
Tuesday June 13, 2017
Racers had a meeting at the final round of the championships last year and a decision was made that one round would be run earlier in the following season.  So round three of the ACU Championship took place at the 2nd Race Rock ‘N’ R....
Friday May 19, 2017
2017 European FIM Championships kick off over the Whitsun Bank Holiday weekend for four days starting on May 26th to 29th.
Wednesday May 17, 2017
A meeting was held last year with the racers about moving one of the rounds of the ACU Championship from October to earlier in the year.  On May 20th –21st Race Rock(n)Ride meeting will be round three of the ACU Championships.  The we....
Springspeed Nationals at Shakespeare County Raceway
Tuesday May 9, 2017
Mother Nature did her best to upset the running of the Springspeed Nationals over the May Day Bank Holiday weekend. With three qualifying sessions scheduled for Saturday and three sessions on Sunday.  Saturday turned out to be the best day of th....
Festival of Power at Santa Pod Raceway - ACU Drag Racing Championships Round 1
Monday May 8, 2017
The riders had a strong headwind on the opening day of qualifying and over the next two days a stiff crosswind.  There was a brief shower on race day, but the event was completed.
Friday April 28, 2017
Round two of the ACU Championships will be at Shakespeare County Raceway this Bank Holiday weekend 29th April to 1st May.
ACU Drag Racing Championship Starts on Easter Weekend
Tuesday April 4, 2017
The 2017 opening round of the ACU Drag Racing Championships kicks off at the Festival of Power at Santa Pod, during the Easter weekend from Friday 14th to Sunday 16th April. 
Friday March 17, 2017
The 2017 ACU British Sprint Championship will start with the opening round at Santa Pod on 26th March. The full calendar of events is as follows: 

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