Check out the line-up of amazing Monster Trucks appearing at the 2021 UK Monster Truck Nationals at Santa Pod Raceway on Sunday 22nd August below.

Trophies are awarded to the Winner of the head-to-head Monster Truck Racing Contest and the Champion of Monster Truck Freestyle Contest featuring INCREDIBLE STUNTS & BUS JUMPS!

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The awesome ‘Slingshot’ Monster Truck returns to the UK Monster Truck Nationals! Slingshot has competed at Monster Jam and appeared at Truck Festivals. PLUS Don’t miss the Slingshot Monster Ride Truck & Merchandise Stand in the Trade Stand Area.

Driver: Alan Vaughan
Body: Chevrolet Silverado 2004
Engine: Supercharged 528 big block Chevy (Methanol)
Power: 1800hp
Chassis: Built by Dan Patrick Enterprises, Inc.
Height: 12 feet
Weight: 5 tonnes
Tyres: Goodyear 66″ flotation tyres


You asked and we listened… Big Pete and the Worlds first articulated car-crushing Monster Truck Trailer return in 2021! Fan-favourite Big Pete is the Worlds Largest, Tallest & Heaviest working Monster Truck!

Driver: Michael Murty
Body: Genuine Peterbilt 359 Aluminium body
Engine: Big Block 454ci (7.4L) Chevrolet V8
Height: 16ft (World’s largest working Monster Truck!)
Weight: 7.5 tonnes!
Trailer: Custom-built in 2019, sponsored by Paneltex & Jost


Podzilla is the resident Santa Pod Monster Truck, and previous European Champion! Podzilla was joint freestyle winner in 2018.

Driver: Garry Anderson
Body: Chevrolet CK 1500
Engine: 7.9 Litre Chevrolet blown methanol.
Power output: 1350hp
Weight: 5 tonnes
Built: 1998


Swamp Thing

Previous Monster Jam competitor Swamp Thing was a double winner at the 2019 UK Monster Truck Nationals, including joint Freestyle Winner scoring 40/40!

Driver: Tony Dixon
Body: Ford F350 Super Duty
Engine: Methanol injected 572 Cubic Inch Tall Block, BDS Supercharger by ZaNNetec
Transmission: ZaNNetec Turbo 400
Suspension: 8 X 26″ Racesource Nitro Shocks
Power: Est 2000bhp
Weight: 5,500 Kg


Grim Reaper is a former Freestyle champion at the UK Monster Truck Nationals!

Driver: CJ Murty
Body: 1999 Chevrolet Pickup
Engine: Chevrolet Big Block
Weight: 4.5 tonnes



Red Dragon


Red Dragon is a race spec monster truck that carries 10 passengers in safety seats whilst crushing cars!!!

Driver: Neil Hems
Passengers: 10
Engine: 6.5 litre Chevy V8
Weight: 5 tonnes


£10 per passenger (£8.50 on Saturday – exclusive for campers)

Slingshot Ride Truck

NEW! The Slingshot Monster Truck Ride makes a debut appearance at the UK Monster Truck Nationals.

Driver: Peter Moore
Body: 1982 Dodge RAM 
Engine: Chrysler 6.4 litre V8 
Height: 10.5 feet 
Width: 12 feet 
Length: 21 feet 
Weight: 6.9 tonnes


£10 per passenger (£8.50 on Saturday – exclusive for campers)

Mini Monster Truck Mania

Children and young adults can experience the fun of driving a real monster truck for themselves! Drive your favourite truck – Grim Reaper, Podzilla, Big Pete & Swamp Thing!


£8 single rider or £10 parent & child riding together
(discounted to £7 & £9 on Saturday exclusively for campers)