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WHERE LEGENDS ARE BORN

RUNWAY TWO SIX

Only the chosen compete here, only those that have proven themselves worthy (and skilled) to attempt to go where no man or woman has gone before. RUNWAY TWO SIX, Elvington Airfield in York, few have entered and left victorious but every one of them that does, deserves nothing but respect and admiration.

WORLD'S FASTEST BIKES

TOP SPEED ELITE

THE BEST TEAMS IN THE WORLD PIT THEIR RIDERS AND MACHINES AGAINST THE CLOCK AND EXCEED SPEEDS WELL OVER 200MPH, THESE ARE THE BRAVEST MEN & WOMAN OF SPEED!

INCREDIBLE MACHINES

MENTAL RACERS

There are truly only a handful of riders actually capable of harnessing and using the power of a Turbo powered 1300cc motorcycle, let alone anything else. Watch these unbelievable riders unleash the full power of these monstrous tuned bikes as they reach speeds most could not even comprehend.

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MEET THE TEAMS

See the teams and riders preparing their machines for their record attempt. Walk the pit lane and see the incredible work and effort that goes into preparing these awesome top speed motorcycles.

WORLD RECORD SPEED

THE FASTEST ON 2 WHEELS

The land speed teams are the fastest in the world, these record attempts are ground-breaking and on their day these riders push the envelope for humankind before your very eyes. Sit and watch in awe as humans become one with machinery and push the limits!

LEGENDS OF SPEED

650+BHP BIKES

Drag Racing and Top Speed Legends go head to head on Runway TWo SIX, 1 mile of sheer guts and grit unleashing power mere mortals could not comprehend to push rider and machine into the history books to be crowned the fastest on 2 wheels!

INSPIRING PEOPLE

REAL HEROS RACING

Seeing is believing, sit by the finish line and watch the most incredible human beings achieve unbelievable speeds before your very eyes!

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17th & 18th August 2019

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Northern Speed Trials is a record breaking event run in conjunction with our World Wheelie Records. The NST event is home to some of the most incredible records achieved on planet earth by us mere mortals. Elvington Airfied in York, Runway TWO SIX, has been the proving ground for some of the most ouststanding achievements by man, woman and machine for decades. Once the testing ground for Formula 1 racing cars, Straightliners treat this as their second home, and rightly so, they have dedicated a lifetime to the upkeep and reputation of this historic strip of tarmac still used by aircraft today. The NST event has seen some truly incredible world records, the most famous by Becci Ellis,  the world's fastest woman, who achieved an inspiring 264.1mph top speed over a mile.

This event is nothing short of awesome in every aspect, Trevor Duckworth, founder of Straightliners, has literally devoted his entire life to top speed record breaking and is testament to the UK's success at land speed record breaking. This is the day the mightiest land speed heros come together to lay it on the line and attempt the unthinkable, do NOT miss this!

Competitor Info

This event is for seasoned experienced riders only. yYou may submit an entry for the Straightliners committee to approve or decline. This is purely for the safety of rider and crew alike as this event is for world elite high speed racers only. If you wish to gain experience and reputation within the land speed records world, we have many events for you to do so which can provide access to this event. All entries must be made online, please use the link below.

Spectator Info

  • Racing is from 10.30am-5pm each day.
  • Spectator tickets are £10 per day, £20 weekend pass,
    £30 Full Weekend with camping (available online or at the gate). 
  • On site toilets

Sponsorship Opportunities

NORTHERN SPEED TRIALS EVENT SPONSORSHIP PACKAGES.

1. Full event sponsorship giving full title rights to the event.

2. Discipline sponsorship World Wheelie and Land Speed Records.

3. Event banners, bunting, ticket branding, website marketing and social media marketing.

4. Event merchandise branding.

5. Vehicle number board branding.

Prices on request, please contact our sponsorship team.
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