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Brilliant Sunday Afternoon!

Visited on Sunday 9th and had a fantastic afternoon with my son. We loved the banger racing and how... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Tom M
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Manchester, United Kingdom
Fab day out

I’ve been here a few times both racing and watching and it is a great place to see the sport... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Darren M
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Lincoln, England, United Kingdom
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Welcome to Buxton Raceway, set in the heart of the beautiful Peak District just 3 miles from Buxton Town Centre just off the A53 Buxton to Leek road. The track is a 380 metre tarmac oval with steel plate fencing and a figure of 8 circuit. The...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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Dale Head Road, Buxton SK17 0RR, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited on Sunday 9th and had a fantastic afternoon with my son. We loved the banger racing and how close you feel to the action. The staff were really friendly which helps make it a great family venue. My son's birthday is at the end...More

Thank Tom M
NikE172, office admin at Buxton Raceway, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

hello Tom, thanks for leaving us a positive review, we really do appreciate it. We would love for your family to revisit, and as your son has a birthday please see the officials in the race control box and the commentator will read out any...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I’ve been here a few times both racing and watching and it is a great place to see the sport. Everyone is friendly and welcoming and there is a large grandstand for when it rains. When we come to watch we try to park trackside...More

Thank Darren M
Nik E, admin at Buxton Raceway, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

many thanks for your review, all reviews left on tripadvisor are valued to us at the raceway. our trackside parking facilty is always well recieved, especially if its a chilly or wet day we like to put on a variety of racing classes which we...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic day out for everyone always great fun to watch with lots of close races brilliant value for your money. Only criticism I do have is the state of the toilets.

Thank Kj033098
Nik E, admin at Buxton Raceway, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Many thanks for your review and we hope that you come back sometime soon. Regarding the toilets we are dissapointed that we failed on this occasion, this will be actioned at the next management meeting.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Banger racing... what great fun, from the junior races in tiny cars with very loud engines to the faster adrenaline packed races to the bangers wiping each other out it was awesome. Pay the extra £6 for trackside parking so that you can keep out...More

Thank Jason D
Nik E, Admin at Buxton Raceway, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

many thanks for your review, banger /oval racing is always good fun to watch here at buxton raceway, we hope you can make it back to another meeting some time in the future.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had a fabulous time at the Raceway, never watched anything like this before, I took my husband while we was on a weekend trip away to Buxton.. if your in the area it is definitely a must.

Thank Kate S
Nik E, admin at Buxton Raceway, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

many thanks for your review, we hope that you can revisit us sometime in the future.

Reviewed 25 July 2018

This was the first time we have taken our boys to a racetrack (aged 11 and 8) and they loved it. They enjoyed the full contact races the most and were really impressed by the 7-11 category

Thank Beverley M
Nik E, administrator at Buxton Raceway, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

thankyou for your comments

Reviewed 24 June 2018 via mobile

The weather was perfect. Saw the sign on side of road thought we would investigate. Great fun well organised parked on side of track sat in car watching all the action. Even the dogs were happy. Not expensive even got OAP enter entrance. Hours of...More

1  Thank jonnyrocks
Nik E, administrator at Buxton Raceway, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

thankyou for your kind words oval racing is very much about fun and the banger racing element is certainly that! we like to be a dog friendly venue so we are happy to read your comments about that you are right, it is good value,...More

Reviewed 30 May 2018

Great location just outside Buxton. Only problem on leaving there is a long wait as only a narrow road. Toilet facilities could be improvedMore

Thank Jojo42_11
Nik E, administrator at Buxton Raceway, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

many thanks for leaving a review, it must have been a busy meeting which may have caused a delay getting back to the main road along dale head lane, if we could build a larger road we would! we note your comments re toilets and...More

Reviewed 7 May 2018 via mobile

Went her for the first time today as wasn't disappointed. Great venue with great track action. Great addition was the monster trucks and caravan bangers. Will defo be going again in the near future.

Thank Nathan R
Nik E, administrator at Buxton Raceway, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

many thanks for your review and we hope to see you again in the future

Reviewed 14 January 2018 via mobile

I first came here 30 years ago to watch my stepmum racing banger cars...and fell in love with the location. Already being a huge fan of the High Peaks, the setting of this racetrack is by far the best in the UK. If you have...More

Thank thevontrapps
Nik E, administrator at Buxton Raceway, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

many thanks for your comments they are much appreciated, please note that the speedway is a seperate venue to the stockcar and banger racing track. thanks

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