Digest 46

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Digest 46 and Mazda 787B in black and orange

Slot Cars

Belga and Marlboro liveried Avant Slot VW Golfs
Two Revoslot Alfa Romeo GTAs
  • RevoSlot Alfa Romeo GTA Green Valley Twin Pack This Revoslot twin pack of stunningly liveried Alfa Romeo GTAs should be in stock with retailers now. The models represent the cars driven by Horst Kwech and Monty Winkler in the 1967 Trans-Am race at Green Valley.
Toyota 200GT in white
Green Seat 1400b
Slot.t Mazda 787B in matt black and orange

Events

Motor Racing programme covers
Orpington Swap Meet Poster

Discussion

Zoom meetings on computer screens
  • World Wide Slot Car Chat Greg’s excellent series of World Wide Slot Car Chats has now been running for 132 episodes. Details of how to join in are posted weekly, and many of the past episodes are also available.

Media

Slot Car magazine covers
  • Magazines e-Pilot keeps us updated on the latest reading matter from the world of Slot Cars and Model Trains, including new periodicals from SLOT, DRS Magazine, Trackside Model Railroading, The 0 Scale Resource, Más Slot, Trainini, and Car On-line.

Feature

Marvellous Maserati!

Maserati 250F
  • After featuring Ferrari, and Lamborghini over the last couple of weeks, we complete a trio of terrific Italian sportscar manufacturers with a look at the most elegant, and venerable of them all. The company was founded in 1914 by the Maserati brothers, five of whom contributed to the luxury sports car manufacturer which bears their family name.
  • Slot.it Maserati MC GT3 #38 – 1st Vallelunga 2012 Woodcote takes a look at a Slot.it Maserati GT3 with an absolutely cracking livery.
  • Slot.it Maserati MC GT4 #99 Road America 2018 Our roving reporter also brought us news of the GT4 with a brand new mould.
Maserati Tipo 65
  • Scratch Built Maserati Tipo 65 David shared his wonderful build of a Maserati Tipo 65, cast in resin from a carved master and sporting a Penelope Pitlane chassis.
  • Wonderful Maserati Collection Anthony posted up his marvellous group of Maseratis, including two George Turner Maserati 300S, a Phil Smith boat tail birdcage, and a FIAT Bartoletti to transport them all.
  • Building a Maserati Streamliner Gordon takes us on a brilliant step by step tour of how he hand carved the body of his Maserati Streamliner, detailing every step of his process.
  • Maserati Plans Gordon also brought us an impressive array of Maserati plan drawings, which include the 152, 450 Coupe, 4CLT, 151, Tipo 61, 300S, GCS, 250F, 2.9L GP, Tipo 65, and 500GT.

Motor Sport

Interlagos text, with a model of Lewis Hamiton's McLaren
  • Interlagos 2008 Relive one of the most amazing finales to a Formula One season ever, and grab yourself an Interlagos Scalextric track plan at the same time.
  • São Paulo 2022 An unexpected result, and a new F1 race winner. Does this bode well for next year’s championship? Catch up with highlights from the penultimate race of the 2022 F1 season
  • WRC Rally Japan The finale of the WRC Championship ended up as a battle between early leader Elfyn Evans and Thierry Neuville. A mistake settled the closely fought contest. Catch up with all of the highlights on the official WRC site.