Only 23 days left to get Barcelona ready for racing!

So another day, another update on the track we are building for the UK Slot Car Festival. The aim is to create a 5 metre x 2 metre version of the  Catalunya circuit which hosts the Spanish Grand Prix, with elevation changes that reflect the real circuit..  Yesterday I mentioned our attempts to create the […]

New Barcelona track coming soon – we hope!

Yes, with the UK Slot Car Festival coming again soon we are working on a large version of the Catalunya circuit at Barcelona.  When we built our Silverstone two years ago we used sand for paths and Summer Grass ‘flock’ for grassed areas, both over an earth brown emulsion base coat.  The ‘grass’ came out […]

‘Barcelona’ for the UK Slot Car Festival! 25 days to go!!

Missed getting this post up last night as I was travelling yesterday.  Just a few more pictures of the 5 metre x 2 metre version of the Catalunya circuit we are making for the UK Slot Car Festival at the British Motor Museum on 19 and 20 May.  I will say more tonight but here are some […]

A new track project!!

Just as we did two years ago we are working on a big new track project to take to the UK Slot Car Festival on 19 and 20 May at Gaydon in Warwickshire.  This time rather than Silverstone we are going for Barcelona!!!  And while Silverstone is basically flat Barcelona is not so we want […]

Swindon Scalextric Swapmeet – Sunday 8th January

Swindon 2017

Not long now until our next opportunity to meet with friends and fellow scenic slot car circuit enthusiasts!!  We will be going to the annual “Swindon” swapmeet on Sunday 8th January.  Details are on the picture. It is always a great start to the year with lots of chances for you to spend any Christmas […]

Another super race meeting at ‘Silverstone’!

Last Saturday some of the Black Country Digital Racers and other friends came over to leafy Warwickshire for another Digital Open Day on the Silverstone track we took to the UK Slot Festival at Gaydon back in May, where it won Best Track.  Since then we have upgraded it for a full Digital racing experience […]