Friday, January 18, 2013

Audi Canada-Slot Mods "Painting Coconuts" video

Dave from Slot Mods expresses his passion for slot cars in this video from Audi Canada showing their slot track.  "This still exists, this is still fun... let's race"

Thursday, January 17, 2013

LeMans Miniatures Renault... VAN!!!

New Renault Espace slot car. What's not to like?

Tuesday, January 15, 2013

Toy Fair Preview - All New from Carrera in 2013

Digital 124:
Ferrari 512S Berlinetta
Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG GT3

Digital 132 / Evolution:
Audi A5 DTM
AMG Mercedes C-Coupe DTM
Ferrari "New Enzo"
Aston Martin V12 Vantage GT3
GreenGT H2

GO!!! / Digital 143:
Audi A5 DTM
AMG Mercedes C-Coupe DTM
Ferrari F12 Berlinetta
Dodge Viper SRT GTS-R
Aston Martin V12 Vantage GT3

GO!!! / Digital 143 Licensed theme sets:
Mario Kart™ 7
Ultimate Spider-Man - Spider Speed Shifter
Ultimate Spider-Man - Goblin Getaway
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles - Turtle Trike
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles - Shredder Racer

Wednesday, January 09, 2013

New SRC Capri

The German Toy Fair Special Edition Ford Capri (item no. 900103) from the new Slot Racing Company will be a limited run of 500 cars and have a retail in the US of approx. $104.00.

Monday, January 07, 2013

Carrera Limited Edition D124 Cheetah

Here is the Limited Edition DIGITAL124 Cheetah (easy to adapt for use on analog tracks) that should be now available at your local hobby shop.

Carrera's model is based on a Bill Thomas authorized "continuation car" currently running in vintage racing, and at least once upon a time driven by author and novelist "B. S." Levy.

B.S. Levy's article about Continuation Cars and Replica Racers

The Cheetah Continuation Series Story

Photos by D. Kennedy.