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Brilliant, turn back the clocks !

Nice find !!! Casual! Mucky ! Smelly !! Noisy ! Just how it should be !! Drifting today !! On top... read more

Reviewed 11 November 2018
Anastadio
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Keep Coming Back

Visited here loads of times, even though it’s around a 120 mile round trip for us! Great track with... read more

Reviewed 4 October 2018
loublou252
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North Wales, 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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Reviewed 11 November 2018 via mobile

Nice find !!! Casual! Mucky ! Smelly !! Noisy ! Just how it should be !! Drifting today !! On top of the world , all good ... loved it ! You don’t always want proper ! Will visit again and again and again !!!!

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Anastadio
Nik E, admin at Buxton Raceway, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

many thanks for your enthusiastic review! this is a motorsport venue and what you describe hits the nail on the head we look forward to your return visit!

Reviewed 9 October 2018

took my little lad in to the pits to have a look at the nascars as we was stood looking at them a man on a white tractor was bring a broken down car in to the pits , Then all you could hear was...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Amanda M
Nik E, Admin at Buxton Raceway, responded to this reviewResponded 12 October 2018

Hi Amanda, this is really disappointing to hear and I will assure you that serious action will be taken to speak to the individuals involved that dulled your experience of Buxton Raceway on that day. Your comments about the man in the pits swearing; to...More

Reviewed 4 October 2018 via mobile

Visited here loads of times, even though it’s around a 120 mile round trip for us! Great track with excellent trackside parking, great facilities (even the toilets are good compared to most oval tracks) & good catering. Always been met by friendly staff & really...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank loublou252
Nik E, Admin at Buxton Raceway, responded to this reviewResponded 5 October 2018

Many thanks for your positive review, we do love a happy customer. We look forward to your attendance in the future, we still have a couple of events to run this season so we hope you will be back this year, of not them next...More

Reviewed 10 September 2018

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

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Y9892CYtomm
NikE172, office admin at Buxton Raceway, responded to this reviewResponded 10 September 2018

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 4 September 2018 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

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Darren M
Nik E, admin at Buxton Raceway, responded to this reviewResponded 4 September 2018

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 29 August 2018 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.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Kj033098
Nik E, admin at Buxton Raceway, responded to this reviewResponded 29 August 2018

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 27 August 2018 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

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank 922jasond
Nik E, Admin at Buxton Raceway, responded to this reviewResponded 28 August 2018

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 15 August 2018 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.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Kate S
Nik E, admin at Buxton Raceway, responded to this reviewResponded 18 August 2018

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

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Beverley M
Nik E, administrator at Buxton Raceway, responded to this reviewResponded 14 August 2018

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

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank jonnyrocks
Nik E, administrator at Buxton Raceway, responded to this reviewResponded 14 August 2018

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

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