Digest 24

All the week’s slot car news…

Digest 24, with an NSR Chevrolet Corvette C8.R

Slot Cars

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Scalextric Austin Mini Cooper
  • Scalextric Austin Mini Cooper Scalextric have released a new Mini Cooper, recreating the car which was driven to class wins at Spa and Zandvoort by Julien Vernaeve in 1972. The car is listed as a Club Membership car but Scalextric have now made their club cars available to non-members.
Scalextric Chevrolet Camaro

Coming Soon

  AFX Shelby Ford Mustang GT500H
  •  AFX Shelby Mustang GT500H The next HO scale car from AFX is a stunning livery on the rather tasty Mustang GT500 mould. Designated GT500H, this is a throwback to the famous 1966 ‘Rent-a-Racer’ Mustang GT350H. Due with retailers very soon.
NSR Corvette C8.R
  • NSR Corvette C8.R NSR have two new Chevrolet Corvette C8.R liveries available to pre-order. The #3 car took a class win in the 2021 Daytona 24 Hours, driven by Nicky Catsburg, Antonio García & Jordan Taylor. The #64 car raced in the 24 Hours of Le Mans of 2022, driven by Tommy Milner, Nick Tandy & Alexander Sims, but retired from the LMGTE Pro lead after being pushed into the barriers.


Magnetic Racing Petrol Station
  • Magnetic Racing Petrol Station Magnetic Racing have released a new, Route 66 style petrol station. The flat packed MDF kit also comes with two resin figures, three resin pumps, and a road sign. It looks like good value at the current sale price, which is available until the end of July.


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MR Slotcar Porsche 911 GT1 Evo

MR Slotcar Porsche 911 GT1 Evo with a Martini livery

Photo by Doug Johnson