Slot Car FAQs

Slot Car Buyers Guide
Looking to get a slot car set? We've got you sorted! We would start by asking you to answer these three questions: What is the age of the user(s)? H...
Thu, 23 Nov, 2023 at 9:00 AM
What is the difference between digital and analogue sets?
In simple terms, an analogue controller is programmed to one lane on the track so that so that in controls the car in that lane. Cars on an analogue set can...
Mon, 5 Oct, 2020 at 12:37 PM
Can you run Scalextric Cars on Carrera track and vice versa?
Yes, however some modifications may need to be made to the guide blades to suit the track you are running the car on. Only analogue cars in the same scale a...
Mon, 5 Oct, 2020 at 11:57 AM
Can I get more track and cars for my slot car set?
Extra track, cars and accessories are available for Carrera Go!!!, Carrera Evolution, Carrera Digital, and standard size Scalextric tracks.  Check out our ...
Mon, 5 Oct, 2020 at 11:59 AM
Will Carrera Digital Cars run on Carrera Evolution Track?
Yes, There is a switch on the underside of the car that will allow you to use the car on Evolution track
Mon, 5 Oct, 2020 at 11:58 AM
Can you run analogue cars on digital sets?
Yes, however you will need a digital chip installed into the car.   Sometimes it may require soldering the new chip into the car, other times is may be as ...
Mon, 5 Oct, 2020 at 12:40 PM
Differences between Carrera Digital 1/32 Wireless and Digital 1/32 Wired
Simply put, wired controllers use a coil type cord that protrudes from the hand controller to the track, with the cord being approximately 40cm long coiled ...
Tue, 5 Jul, 2022 at 12:42 PM
What is Scalextric App Race Control (ARC)?
The cutting-edge ARC system connects your Scalextric layout with your tablet or smartphone. ARC allows you to create races, keep track of times, share races...
Thu, 25 Aug, 2022 at 8:36 AM