Happy Easter everyone .
Today, we’re off to the 18th annual Bettles v. Minis drag racing shootout up at York Dragway in North Yorkshire. We’ve been going most years and always have fun – although we’re not looking forward to the cold this year. Over the years we’ve seen some fast campers try their hand at the quarter mile too! If there are any today I’ll post some videos on the site.
Check out this Youtube video to get a flavour:
Theres a camper on it at about 3:46 on the video.
To get there:
Please approach York-Raceway from the east (Hull), west (Bradford/Leeds) and south (Doncaster/Wakefield) via the M62 to junction 37 and follow the yellow signs. From the north please exit the York ring road at the A1079 exit for Hull and head south for 15 miles. Do not use sat nav until you exit the M62 at junction 37 or are approaching York from the north. Racetrack postcode YO42 4SS, Seaton Ross.
Gates open at 8:30am, Scrutineering and signing on opens at 9am, track opens at 9:30am. Track closes 5.30pm-6.30pm
Dates or event content may be subject to change without prior notice. MOTOR SPORT IS DANGEROUS; we would also recommend spectators should use ear protection for some events.