Digest 7

Issue 7 of our weekly catch up on what’s new in the world of slots!

Digest 7, with a Ferrari 126 C2

This week we feature resin builds, unique test moulds, and all the latest releases. We look at Ferraris, Alfas, Porsches, and Fords, a Mercedes, a Tyrell, a Williams, and even a Toyopet. We also have the latest events, and some figures and scenic items.

Slot Cars

Resin bodied scratch built slot cars
  • Resin Bodied Builds There have been some great resin bodied cars posted on the Forum recently, including Ferraris, Alfas, Porsches, Bugattis, Maseratis, Lancias, and the list goes on. Well worth a look!
Revell Monogram Test Moulds
  • Revell-Monogram Test Moulds HobbyClassic have a range of one off Revell Monogram test moulds for sale on their website. They are obviously not cheap, but might be essential for Revell Monogram collectors.
Toyopet Crown 1955
NSR Porsche 911 GT1
NSR Ford GT40
Ostorero Tyrell 011
  • Tyrell 011 1982 Last year we reported Osterero’s release of the Tyrell 011 which gave Michele Alboreto his first F1 victory, at the 1982 Caesars Palace Grand Prix. Osterero have now released the sister car of Brian Henton, which finished eighth in the same race.
Slot Classic Mercedes Benz 170 SD
Scalextric Rover SD1 and Ford Escort Mk2
Scaleauto Williams FW13B
Three BRM Porsche 911s
Policar Ferrari 126 C2


Event posters


WASPslot 1/32 scale model figures
  • New Figures WASPslot have added lots of new figures to their range recently, and now offer an extensive range of standing and seated spectators, drivers, mechanics, tyre men, photographers, and many more.
  • Scenic Items If you are looking for scenic trackside figures, buildings or scenery, then Brian’s regularly updated list of suppliers and manufacturers is a great place to start.