What is a slot car and how does it work?
A slot car is a miniature scaled automobile that is powered by a small electric motor.
The cars are raced on a track that has a groove for each vehicle lane, and the slot car has a small pin or blade that extends from the bottom and into the groove.
What is the fastest slot car?
The fastest slot car was a Scalextric Honda F1 replica, which reached a speed of 983.88 scale mph (1,583.4 scale kph) when it was controlled by Dallas Campbell (UK) of The Gadget Show at the Chatsworth Rally Show, Chatsworth, UK, on 6 June 2008. “Scale MPH” is the standard measurement for speed records on slot cars.
What are the best slot car racing sets?
10 Best Slot Car Set Picks
- Carrera Evolution Fast Classics.
- Scalextric America.
- Max Traxxx Tracer Racers.
- StarryBay Slot Racing.
- DMX Racer Dynamic Motion EXpress.
- Carrera Go!!! DTM Touring Contest.
- Scalextric American GT. Best Slot Car Race Track.
- Scalextric ARC Pro Platinum GT. Best Slot Car Set for Enthusiasts.
What is digital slot car racing?
What is digital slot car racing? Unlike analog (non-digital) slot car racing, which allows for one car per lane, digital slot car racing aims to allow many independently controlled cars to drive on each lane and for the cars to be able to switch lanes and overtake.