Digest 46

What’s new in the world of slot cars? Here’s our round up…

Digest 46, with a TTS Alfa Romeo T33/3

This week we bring you no fewer than five new Porsches, two Acuras, two Alfa Romeos, an Oreca, a Land Rover, a BMW, and even a Ducati. Plus we’ve got the latest events and videos, some fabulous photos, and the shocking news that Woodcote has been put in a care home.

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Scalextric BMW and Land Rover
  • Scalextric There were two new releases from Scalextric this week, plus a special offer…
    • Land Rover Series 1 The much anticipated Land Rover was released this week, and is reputed to have the most complex drive system ever on a Scalextric car
    • BMW E30 M3 No.25 Bathurst 1000 1992 Also released was the BMW E30 M3 which was driven to fourth place in the 1992 Bathurst 1000 by Tony Longhurst and Johnny Cecotto.
    • Free Scalextric car If you spend over£100 on the Scalextric site, then they will throw in a free, metallic blue Rasio C20.
Slot.it Oreca 07
  • Slot.it Oreca 07 Also available this week is the Oreca 07 from Slot.it, which models the car piloted by Laurents Hörr, Jean Glorieux & Alexandre Cougnaud at the 2022 24hours of Le Mans.

Coming Soon

SRC Porsche 914
  • SRC Porsche 914/6 GT SRC have announced the re-release of the Gulf liveried, 50th anniversary Porsche 914/6 GT. The company say that the new car has an upgraded chassis. Available for pre-order.
Scaleauto Acura NSX
Fly Porsche 911 with Jennifer Connelly and Tom Cruise figures
TTS Alfa Romeo T33/3
Hobbyclassic Alfa Romeo Giulia GTAm and Ducati

In the Pipeline

Revoslot Porsche 911 GT1
  • Revoslot Porsche 911 GT1 Revoslot have announced three new liveries for the Porsche 911 GT1, namely the #28 Giesse and the #32 Roock both from the 24 Hours of Le Mans 1997, and #16 Roock from the 1997 FIA GT Championship. Available now to pre-order, and expected in early 2024.


Scalextric racing in a care home
  • Johnson motors in a care home? Woodcote dusted off some of his childhood Scalextric cars and buildings, and set up a track at his local care home, Greystoke Manor. So how did the residents get on? Did they enjoy the racing? Check out the link for the full story.


Slot car event posters



MRRC Toyota Celica

MRRC Toyota Celica
MRRC Toyota Celica
MRRC Toyota Celica

Photos by Doug Johnson