The fifth annual soapbox derby took place at Whitehill Park in Aylesbury yesterday afternoon (Sunday).
1,200 people attended this year's event with 27 karts competing - the results are as follows:
Senior driver competition:
> 1st place - Purple Pig
> 2nd place - Silverstone UTC
> 3rd place - Grease Lightening
Junior driver competition:
> 1st place - The Kimble Flyer
> 2nd place - The Dark Side
> 3rd place - Bare Bones
Best looking kart competition:
> 1st place - Pete's Pal's World War One Tank
> 2nd place – Queens Park Arts Centre
> 3rd place – Broughton Bullet
The Jewson Aylesbury community spirit award went to Broughton Bullet.
The event was organised by Aylesbury Town Council and organisers report it was a huge success with a record number of visitors.
As well as the racing, other activities included swing boats, circus skills, crafts, games, Ride On Time for the youngsters and a full on drag car from Santa Pod Raceway.
There was also a live DJ and refreshments were available.
The event was supported by Rogue Racing, Queens Park Arts Centre and Santa Pod Raceway.