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Burghfield Box Kart Bash, Berkshire

March 11, 2017 - 15:09
Start: Sunday 25th June 2017 End: Sunday 25th June 2017

If you are creative enough to build a kart, brave enough to throw it down one of our fine hills in Burghfield and decent enough to raise some money for charities that benefit us locally, then why not get involved and enter a BoxKart Bash team.

Full details and entry forms are at



Hinkley BID Soap Box Derby, Leicestershire

March 8, 2017 - 10:00
Start: Sunday 9th July 2017

Great fun for all ages, if you have the urge to make a soap box and would like an Entry Pack please e-mail or call 01455 698494.

Entries are received from Families, Businesses, Charities, Colleges, Schools, Scouts and more - ALL are welcome.

FREE to watch and 50+ Town Centre Shops, Pubs, Cafes and Restaurants will be open for your enjoyment. 

See  for further info.

Brockweir Soapbox Derby, Gloucestershire

February 17, 2017 - 09:35
Start: Saturday 30th September 2017  

Richards Castle Soap Box Derby

February 17, 2017 - 09:27
Start: Sunday 9th July 2017 End: Sunday 9th July 2017

The Richards Castle Soap Box Derby challenges teams to build and race carts in aid of charitable causes - carts of all shapes and sizes have raced over the years - both designed for speed and novelty!

See the Richards Castle Soap Box Derby web site for full details.

The Autohorn Micklegate Run Soapbox Challenge, York

January 19, 2017 - 22:25
Start: Monday 28th August 2017

Micklegate Soap Box Race

Monday 28th August 2017.

See for details

2017 Soapbox Race Calendar

January 19, 2017 - 22:07
We've started to update this year's soabox race calendar with confirm race dates. Check it out, and if you know of any other races please do let us know.

Hawksland Bogie Race, Lanarkshire

January 19, 2017 - 21:46
Start: Sunday 9th July 2017


The Hawksland Community Events Group have set the date for this year as Sunday 9 July, 2017 road closed from 8.30 racing from 9.00 (subject to grant of road closure by local authority).

All welcome.



Penn House Gravity Grand Prix, Buckinghamshire

January 19, 2017 - 21:21
Start: Saturday 24th June 2017 End: Saturday 24th June 2017


Penn House Grand Prix is a gravity powered time-trial for karts, sidecars and bikes

The course is a kilometre of perfectly smooth private driveway that snakes through a private woodland in Penn Street, Buckinghamshire.

Earl and Countess Howe kindly allowed this event to take place at Penn House, their family home.

Full details and entry forms at

Worlaby Downhill Challenge, Lincolnshire

January 19, 2017 - 20:57
Start: Sunday 16th July 2017 End: Sunday 16th July 2017 See for details

Welton Soapbox Derby, Northamptonshire

January 19, 2017 - 20:41
Start: Saturday 15th July 2017 End: Saturday 15th July 2017


Feel The Need, The Need for Speed!!!

It's all about Gravity & Sheer Courage!!! 32mph : 1/2km Race Track!!!

The 4th Annual Welton Soapbox Derby will deliver a SPECTACULAR array of amateur drivers racing their homemade 'Soapbox Vehicles'! Each hand-made 'DREAM-MACHINE' is fuelled by nothing but GRAVITY and SHEER COURAGE!!!

This FREE to spectate unique non-motorised racing event challenges you to work as a team to design and build a traditional or outrageous soapbox dream machine, and compete against the clock in a downhill RACE!!

For further details and entry forms, see