The Wall of Death at Petrolheadonism Live is an exciting and unique spectacle that is bound to become a crowd favorite. It involves daring riders performing death-defying stunts inside a vertical cylindrical wall while motorcycles race around the circumference at breakneck speeds.

The Wall of Death first originated in the early 1900s, where thrill seekers would ride their bikes in circles inside of a wall made out of wooden planks. then, the Wall of Death has evolved over time, with riders now performing intricate maneuvers and tricks while viewers sit back in awe. At Petrolheadonism Live, the Wall of Death has been further modernized to create an even more thrilling experience for audiences.


DYNO RUN at Petrolheadonism Live is the ultimate way to unleash your car’s potential. Whether you’re a novice or an experienced enthusiast, DYNO RUN has something for everyone! Our advanced dyno setup accurately measures power output so you can optimize your vehicle’s performance and maximize its potential. Plus, our state-of-the-art software allows you to track and compare your results over time. With DYNO RUN, you don’t have to worry about making any changes without knowing the results—our dyno does all the work for you! Our experienced staff can also help you identify areas of improvement and suggest modifications so you get the most out of your car.


The Petrolheadonism Live influencer interview stage is a one-of-a-kind event which brings together some of the biggest names in the automotive industry. Influencers will be giving their insights and advice on cars, brands, modifications, events and more. With special guests appearing on stage each day, this is an opportunity not to be missed if you want to hear first-hand accounts from the experts themselves!

From the latest trends to classic classics, get ready for an unforgettable experience as these influencers show you what it means to be a real Petrolhead. So join us at the Petrolheadonism Live influencer interview stage and take your automotive knowledge to the next level!


The Burnout Pad at Petrolheadonism Live is a special place where car enthusiasts can witness professional drivers putting on an exciting exhibition of speed and skill as they rev up their engines, spin tires, and blaze away. The sound of roaring engines and screeching tires will fill the air as drivers show off their driving talents. The Burnout Pad is a thrilling spectacle that all petrolheads can enjoy! Whether you’re a beginner or a pro, the Burnout Pad has something for everyone.

So if you want to experience some real on-track action at Petrolheadonism Live make sure you check out the Burnout Pad!


Elite Class Hosts 7 Categories of 7 Cars

The Elite Class will be positioned in an area in front of the Main Stage and will see the top 7 cars (1 from each category) being voted on by the judges in a ‘who gets the most votes per category’ wins.

The Elite Class vehicles will  parade around the show ground before returning to the car stage for a driver interview about the car.

The Judging will take place through Saturday and Sunday, with Main Presentations from 3.30pm

Sunday – Trophies for the Best In Each Class and Runner Up will be presented. 


We are delighted that Sporting Bears Motor Club will be joining us at Petrolheadonism Live – offering passenger rides, on the road, in the car of your dreams – simply for a donation to charity.

This is a unique and exciting experience where in return for a minimum donation to UK children’s charities we take you out for a 10 mile/20 minute passenger ride in the car of your dreams! During this ride you will experience the thrill of a Ferrari, the sound of a Lamborghini or the simple joys of classic car from a bygone age. With 1,500 members in the club, we certainly have a car for everyone whether you love the classics, hot hatches or the acceleration of a supercar!


Sporting Bears Motor Club or the “Bears” as we are affectionately known, are a dedicated group of classic, sports and supercar enthusiasts whose primary aim is to raise money for UK children’s charities through our social, touring and ‘Dream Rides’ events.

Founded in 1989 we have raised almost £2.5 million in total and now regularly raise over £200,000 each year at more than 50 events all over the UK, from small village fates to huge events like Carfest, the NEC Classic Car Shows, the Silverstone Classic and the British Motor Show. We do this mainly through our Dream Rides activities.

We are very proud that the club is run on the generosity of its members and support of our partners who freely give their time, fuel, and maintenance of their cars to ensure that every penny donated by you goes directly to the UK children’s charities we support.

In 2020, due to the Covid19 crisis and social distancing restrictions we were unable to carry out any of our usual fundraising activities. This means that the UK children’s charities we support have suffered greatly without the much-needed funds we raise for them.

Below are a few short words from some of the charities we support …

Claire House Hospice cared for Gabe aged 3 and his family at the end of his short life. Jenni, Gabe’s Mum wrote “At Claire House we swam together, ate together, watched movies together, took photos together, had fun and made memories. Five days after we moved into the hospice Gabe died surrounded by his family. We are really grateful that you have chosen to support Claire House as they reach out to care for every dying child.”

Birmingham Children’s Hospital wrote to say they felt “beyond privileged that the Sporting Bears Motor Club had chosen them to fund raise for. The paediatric patient experience extends far beyond the walls of our hospital thanks to your support. Weekend camps help children to develop self-confidence and self-esteem. It means so much to our children and families to know that you are thinking of them and sending your love and support.”

As you can see donating with Sporting Bears means you really can and will directly help children in the UK less fortunate than our own and that a donation from you however small really makes a big difference to these charities and the families they support.

As social distancing restrictions are lifting, we are very pleased to return to our dream rides activities following the government’s guidance on this and with robust safety and safeguarding procedures, all of which means you can sit back and enjoy an exciting passenger ride in the car of your dreams!

Crowdfunding to fund Children’s Charities across the UK on JustGiving


£21,400 raised by Sporting Bears Motor Club for Great Ormond Street Hospital and Children’s Charity & Little Haven Childrens Hospice & Medical Detection Dogs through offering Dream Rides!

Thank You to all the Owners & Sporting Bears Members Group for their time , fuel & support once again!