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nene valley race way

The 2012 LSOR euros are being held at the Nene Valley Raceway Off Road facility in Northamptonshire.

The Nene Valley facility is situated on the main approach road to Santa Pod Raceway, one of the finest drag strips in Europe in the heart of the United Kingdom in the middle of the English countryside in a rural setting.

Northamptonshire is centrally located within the UK and is an hours drive from four main airports :- Stanstead, Luton, Birmingham and East Midlands providing access to most overseas destinations. Those with private jets could also use the private Cranfield airport just down the road in Cranfield.

Wellingborough railway station is 15 minutes away and provides an hourly service to the Eurostar International terminus at St Pancras Station, London.

Northamptonshire is served by the UK’s main highways M1, A1 and the A14 enabling quick and easy access to the main ports of Harwich and Dover.

For those driving, the Nene is easily reached off the M1, A14 and A6 road networks. The nearest postcode for the satnav is Santa Pods – NN29 7XA but keep an eye out for the venue which is opposite the Polish Camp. As you approach the Nene keep an eye out for the local blue & brown Santa Pod tourist\RAC signs which are posted on all the main road ways in the area.

The clubs Astroturfed track is ~350 meters in length and contains high speed banked corners, banked hairpin bends, various straights, humps and bumps with a challenging and technical infield with lap times around 40 seconds.

The facility is self contained with a covered rostrum, toilets, power, floodlight arena, and not only is the track area covered in Astroturf but the pitting and camping area is too. Unlike European tracks their are no on site buildings to rent for accommodation so please use the accommodation options of this website to find local hotels.

Further details on the club can be found on their website linked HERE.

Camping is available on site throughout the event with fresh running water along with on site catering.

Camping will be charged at 10GBP per pitch (including power) per night and can be booked HERE

For directions to the venue , please click HERE