June 4, 2020 The home of UK car culture

The Doorslammers hits Santapod

Big Money, Street Style Race!

Doorslammers, an old school drag race that ran in the 1980’s and 1990’s is set return to Santa Pod even bigger and better, along with a massive prize fund. The Doorslammers will return with six heads-up classes along with one huge Bracket class. The prize money up for grabs will be £75k, the largest prize money to ever be paid out for this type of event in the UK.

Check out the classes and respective prizes, as simple as drag racing sounds, there are different specs for each class. Making every race that bit more exciting from the last. Who will show up, who will blow up and who will be driving away with the cash?

VP Pro Doorslammer
Prize Pot £20k, Winner £10k

Heads Up Racing on a Pro Tree
No limitations, Safety rules only
Class sponsored by VP Racing Fuels – The Official Fuel of Doorslammers!

Pro Street
Prize Pot £10k, Winner £5k

Heads Up Racing on a Pro Tree
MOT and taxed cars only
Chassis mods allowed
No Wheelie bars
Subject to MOT checks and tech inspections with tech cards

True Street
Prize Pot £10k, Winner £5k

Heads Up Racing on a Pro Tree
MOT and taxed cars only
No Wheelie bars
No chassis mods allowed (Must retain original floor pan, firewall and chassis)
Subject to MOT checks and tech inspections with tech cards
DOT approved tyres only

Front Wheel Drive
Prize Pot £5k, Winner £2,500

Heads Up Racing on a Pro Tree
Front Wheel Drive cars only

4 Cylinder
Prize Pot £5k, Winner £2,500

Heads Up Racing on a Pro Tree
Up to Four-cylinder
Rotary cars NOT permitted
Electric cars permitted

6 Cylinder
Prize Pot £5k, Winner £2,500

Heads Up Racing on a Pro Tree
Five & Six cylinder
Rotary cars permitted
Electric cars NOT permitted

Big Bracket x 2
Prize Pot £10k Per Day, Winners £5k

Each bracket race will take place over a single day
6.99 to 11.99 dial-in only
One Practice run and NO qualifying
Random pairings
Ladders produced for the last 8 cars
All electronics allowed
Random first bulb Sportsman Tree

With prize pots so big, you can bet those big boys will come out to play. Also, did I mention tickets start at just £14 for the day, you can’t go wrong really.


For more information check out the official site here;


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