Digest 1

Happy New Year to everyone! Let’s make it a good one.

Happy New Year 2023, Digest 1, with a Ford GT40

Let’s get the year started with this week’s news round up, including new Ferraris and BMWs, two generic F1 ranges, an MGA, two wonderfully weathered last lap cars, plus all the latest events, a new TV series, and our 2023 calendar.

Slot Cars

Revoslot Ferrari F40 liveries
  • Revoslot Ferrari F40 Revoslot have revealed designs for three new liveries of their Ferrari F40. The cars are expected in the first quarter of 2023.
NSR Formula 22 slot cars
Policar 2022 Formula One
Racing Replicas MGA
Porsche 917K Nürburgring 1971
  • Porsche 917K Nürburgring 1971 Reeves has posted photos of his excellently weathered Porsche 917K. The model represents the car driven by Reinhold Jöst and Willy Kauhsen to sixth place in the 1971 Nürburgring 1000 Kilometres.
Ferrari 365gtb/4 Daytona
  • Ferrari 365GTB/4 Daytona Another great weathering job by Reeves is this Ferrari 365GTB/4 Daytona which was originally driven by Tony DeLorenzo and Charles Reynolds at the Watkins Glen 6 Hours of 1972.
Avant Slot rally service accessories


Events from the Calendar


Hornby: A Model World
  • Hornby: A Model World The second series of Hornby: A Model World will be available on Yesterday, Monday 9th January at 8pm. For those who missed it, the first series is available on demand on UKTV play.


Pages from the SlotRacer printable calendar
  • 2023 Calendar Why not get your year organised with the 2023 SlotRacer calendar? It has a year to a page frontispiece for easy reference, then separate pages for each month with plenty of room for your notes, reminders and the dreaded ‘to do’ list. Each page features one of Doug Johnson’s fabulous slot car photos, and the calendar prints at a standard A4 size.