About the Festival
A full weekend of showcasing the world of Scalextric within the
great venue of the British Motor Museum. The UK Slot Car Festival
aims to bring every aspect of the Slot Car world to all its audiences
- Collectors, Racers, Families in all the different scales. It is
also a great opportunity for those new to the hobby to get an insight
into what is out there.
The success of the previous years, has attracted the support of
all the major manufactures - including, Scalextric, Carrera, SCX,
Slot.it, NSR Slotfire & many more.
The event offers plenty of interactive activities to enjoy during
FREE TRACKS TO TRY, RALLY STAGES, OVAL BANGER RACING, DRAG STRIP,
HO SCALE TRACKS, DIGITAL LAYOUTS, MASSIVE RETAIL AREA, TRADE STANDS,
NSCC LIVE, INTERVIEWS, PRODUCT LAUNCHES, 3D PRINTING & SOFTWARE
DEMO, MEET THE MANUFACTURERS, DISPLAYS, THE NEWLY REFURBISHED BRITISH
MOTOR MUSEUM, THE GAYDON SLOT CAR AUCTION - ... plus entry to the
Gaydon Spring Classic car gathering outside the Museum.
The key aim of the event is to showcase all the great things that
the slot car hobby has to offer & make it a fun and exciting
day for all. The organisers are keen to involve as many manufactures,
slot racing clubs, and organisations as possible along with the
Below shows a list of tracks that are planned to be at the
UK Slot Car Festival.
UK Festival Slot Rally
Various tracks will be set up for a Special stages competition
which is free for all to take part with some great prizes
to be won. The tracks will include, SCX Digital, Off road,
Compact & single lane stages to test out the cars from
SCX, Team Slot & MSC.
BSCRA - British Slot Car Racing Association
Examples of the cars we race, Maintenance bench where car
repairs can be watched, Rolling presentations of our hobby,
video with interviews with some of the BSCRA racers including
our ex world champion.
Stock Car/Banger Oval Track
Six-lane routed wood oval, with a “squeeze” section
on the back straight to produce the risk-taking “bash-and-crash”
style that makes SlotStox so much fun for racers and spectators
Like speed? Try out the drag racing track.
Tri-ang Railways An excellent set up with several automated
Scalextric Digital Track
Fully working Scalextric digital track enabling the drivers
to overtake and defend by changing lanes
Slot Fire track confirmed with a 3 Lanes layout.
Martin De'Ath - Carrera track and display
Check out Martin's vast collection of unusual slot car conversions
from shoes to rubber ducks!!
manufacturers / Display Zone
This area is a dedicated to manufacturer & distributor
exhibitors. Displays will include pre-production & prototype
models with display access to test tracks to try out the range
of products including cars, controllers & timing equipment.
Come along and meet the manufacturers and see what new products
are in development.
A wide range of trade stalls where a gathering of Europe's
top traders will have a stunning array of Scalextric and slot
car equipment from past & present available to buy, sell
• NSCC Live Interviews
• Aston's Slot Car Auction
• Lucky 7 Porsche Drive Competition
• Time Trial