NSRA Hot Rod Supernationals

The 28th NSRA Hot Rod Supernationals

10-12 August 2018

The Premier Hot Rod & Custom event in Europe!

Our second major Hot Rod show of the year – weekend activities, entertainment, trade stalls and live music! Saturday cruise; Sunday huge show ‘n’ shine car show for pre-1972 Hot Rods, Street Rods, and Customs.

Open to the public on Sunday

Location:
Old Warden Park
Biggleswade
Bedfordshire
SG18 9DX

PRE-ENTRY IS NOW CLOSED!

If you are not pre-entered and still wish to join in with this great event, you can turn up and pay on the gate – see gate prices below.

 

What a weekend we have lined up so far…

*Our special American Guest! Legendary hot rod builder and customizer Gene Winfield will be our special guest at this year’s NSRA Hot Rod Supernationals. Not only will Gene be hanging out with us all weekend, he will be CHOPPIN’ A TOP live at the event along with our friends at Valley Gas Speed Shop!

You can read up on some of the cars that Gene has built here: www.kustomrama.com/index.php?title=Gene_Winfield

Gene Winfield has sent us a little hello from his shop in California:

*’Gene’s Drive-In’ bar, 50’s style! Get your bobby socks and ponytails ready and jive the night away with us!

Live music over the weekend from: –
*The Broadway Twisters*
*The Duellers*
Plus more to be announced…

*The BIG screen outdoor cinema with films for the little ones and the grown kids on Friday & Saturday

*Pinstriping Wall for the Junior Members

*The return of the Demon Drome wall of death daring motorcycle stunt show

As well as some other new exciting features for 2018!

For trade enquiries please contact Andy Sawyer on nsra.trade@nsra.org.uk

Pre-enter by Friday 6th July to be in with a chance of winning £1,000 cash prize and a commissioned painting of your car by Surf Monkey!

Admission Prices:
Pre-entry weekend prices, per person:-
NSRA Member £45.00 (on the gate price £60.00)
Non-NSRA member £55.00 (on the gate price £70.00)
Thursday 9 August is pre-book NSRA Members day ONLY and is £5.00 extra, per person on Members pre-entry rate only
NSRA Members are entitled to one guest at the Members price
Aged 17’s and under free of charge
Cut-off date for pre-entries is Friday 6 July 2017 – after this date, gate admission prices will apply

All pre-entries are guaranteed a goodie bag (one per vehicle!)

For any query relating to your pre-entry for this event, please email pre-entry@nsra.org.uk

Gate Opening Hours:
Thursday: 12 midday until 6pm (pre-entry Members day only)
Friday 9am until 10pm
Saturday 9am until 5pm

Sunday Admission Prices:
If showing a car: £5.00 per person
If not showing a car, NSRA Members rates will be £8.00 per adult, with valid NSRA membership card, children 17 & under free
If not showing a car, non-NSRA Members rates will be £10.00 per adult, £5.00 per child, & Family ticket £25.00 (two adults and two children)
Pre-entry on Sunday is not required

For trade enquiries please contact Andy Sawyer on nsra.trade@nsra.org.uk

Dogs are welcome but MUST be kept on leads at all times

Strictly no driving around the hospitality bars after 9pm

Random security searches will be made

All tot rods must be registered with the NSRA and their use must be supervised by a responsible adult at all times. 

 


LAST YEAR’S EVENT:

Best known as the creator of the VooDoo Psychosis 1930 Model A Coupe, the 1965 Cadillac Coupe DeVille better known as the VooDoo DeVille as well as the 1954 Kaiser, VooDoo Sahara.. to name but a few! All created at his Illinois based Hot Rod shop, VooDoo Larry Kustoms.

Not only is Larry a Hot Rod builder, he is also an awesome pinstriper, bass player in his band and an all round cool guy! Larry will be with us from Friday for the whole weekend and is really excited to see how we are doing it over here in the UK!

Not only do we have our American guest, we also have a particularly special unveiling of a never seen before creation from one of our best known Custom Car builders in the UK, Andy Saunders. On Saturday morning, with the help of Voodoo Larry, we will be revealing Andys latest build!

NSRA 27th Hot Rod Supernationals Winners 2017

NSRA Supernationals 2017

Participants Choice Winner: Steven Roberts – 1959 Ford Thames Van

Top Ten: Phil Perry – 1934 Ford Pick Up
Top Ten: Clive Hardy – 1950 Chevy Stepside Pick Up
Top Ten: Thomas Anderson – Willys Coupe
Top Ten: Wade Nortcliff – 1952 Chevy Apache Pick Up
Top Ten: Tim Hammond – 1932 Ford Roadster
Top Ten: Mike Key – 1932 Ford 3 Window
Top Ten: Chris Smith – 1936 Ford Coupe
Top Ten: Mark Hanna – 1956 Ford Pop
Top Ten: Kevin Foster – 1934 Ford Coupe
Top Ten: Mark Holmes – 1931 Ford Model A
Best Tot Rod: Anwar Felicien-Springall – Fordson Van
Traders’ Pick: Steve Fletcher – 1934 Chevy Coupe
Best Traditional Hot Rod: Eddy Smets – 1930 Model A
Young Rodder: Wade Nortcliff – 1952 Chevy Apache Pick Up
Pop Festival: Lisa Breslin – Ford Squire 100E
Best Model T: Keith Branch – Ford Jago T
Guest Trophy: Stuart Elrick – 1954 Chevy Bel Air
Remembrance Trophy: Jason Springate (in recognition of his help and support to fellow hot rodders)
Special Award: Andy Saunders – 1938 Cord
Special Award: James Parks (aka Jim the Electrician)
Special Award: Russ Duce

NSRA Hall of Fame Presentations were made to Mike & June Key, Dave Biggadyke and Surrey Street Rodders.
Re-presentations were also made to the family of Mickey Bray and Mike Payne.

The NSRA also held a charity auction – a total of £475.00 was raised and will a split donation to the East Anglian Air Ambulance and the British Heart Foundation. The ESRA team also held an auction on Wednesday night and raised £500.00 to be donated to the British Heart Foundation.

A special mention goes to five year old Bethany Travis who ran a sponsored 1 mile around Old Warden Park in aid of the Brompton Foundation. After a donation from the NSRA and Surrey Street Rodders, Bethany raised a total of £1,402.59 at the weekend.


A selection of 2017 Supernationals winners courtesy of Laura Ayres: