Toys we love – Scalextric

By Richard Teahon

Racing a car against your friend’s car is brilliant.  Are you faster, or is your friend.  When you master one circuit, take it apart and build another.  Is the F1 Ferrari faster than the le mans Jaguar?

Kimi Raikkonen's Ferrari
Nino Farina's FerrariWhich one of these cars do you like best?

Which one do you think is faster?

 

 

 

 

 

 

Scalextric track can be built into any circuit you wish.  Will you have a chiccane, and be the fastest out of the pits?…

Pistas

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The longest Scalextric track ever built was 2.75 long, you can see a video of it by clicking here.  Can you build one longer?

 

Scalextric can be bought from the Playgameshavefun Store, why not take a look?

Photos:

Creative Commons License photo credit: Ben Sutherland

Creative Commons License photo credit: Manel

Creative Commons License photo credit: Ben Sutherland

 

You can find Scalextric toys at the Playgameshavefun store

 

 

 

 

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