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1/32 Drags?!

1/32 Drags?!

1/32 Drags?! I have seen a few… but generally it seems that 1/32 scale slot racers do not consider drag racing. This, despite the fact that many of the drag racing dominates many 1/24 scale commercial raceways. Drag racing has its advantages… Drag tracks take less space.  Races rarely damage detailed cars. Win/loss drama every […]

World Challenge Theory

World Challenge Theory

As a slot car racer since 1964, I remember reading about Gene Husting’s Magwinders and other fascinating drag cars in magazines, some of which are still on my shelves. There are people reproducing such cars today. Slot Blog Thread on Magwinders I was too young to attempt such engineering, but I own many similar handcrafted […]

Too much Class?

Too much Class?

Proxy races are a”thing” in slot car racing,  “Build and mail entries to the track to driven by impartial drivers” is not new.  But drag racing seems especially suited for such events since drivers can be removed as a factor, and an event that does not require gathering seems especially appropriate now.    But does […]

No skill?

No skill?

Someone in Quora asks why there would be any skill involved in driving slot cars with magnets.   Here was my reply about slot car racing skills: Many contemporary slot cars use magnets that attract the cars to the rails. Some slot car manufacturers do this because it makes the cars easier to drive.  Also, less […]

Are any slot car tracks still open?

Are any slot car tracks still open?

When entertaining with our portable slot car tracks, I am often greeted by people surprised that slot cars “still exist”.   The question is often phrased: “Are there any slot car tracks still open”?  I understand the reason for the question: With the avalanche of entertainment and distractions available today, nearly all requiring batteries and electronics; […]

Heroes lost and found

Heroes lost and found

In 2005 I bought some motors and gears from “Slot Car Heroes” as upgrades for my racers at Nomad Slot Racing.   The “Heroes” website is fascinating.  Its owner, Tim Johnson demonstrates his passion for slot cars. his project development, test data and even his sources in detail. There are tutorials that show how to build […]

Panoz 1447 Our Fastest Slot Car – or not?

Panoz 1447 Our Fastest Slot Car – or not?

I am often asked which is my fastest slot car.  There are several possible answers. The Panoz 1447 was the fastest by lap count on our favorite track.  Here is the story: The track: Once a year on our 55 foot Carrera track “Quadrophenia” we held a 1 hour LeMans race.  1/24 scale time is […]

Slot Car Track Design Philosophy of Nomad Raceways

Slot Car Track Design Philosophy of Nomad Raceways

Nomad Raceways is now offering slot car track design and slot car track kits for home, club and commercial use.  With them you can create layouts that maximize slot racing potential. Through long experience, racing on every scale and type slot car track, our designs consider all the important elements.  Driver sight lines, marshaling accessibility, […]

For Immediate Release

For Immediate Release

After racing around the world, San Diego company lands in Little Rock Little Rock, AR 9/24/2019 — Nomad Raceways has been entertaining with portable slot car (remote control miniature car) race tracks at events since 2003.  Appearances at conventions, conferences, sports events, sales promotions and parties for audiences from small children to corporate CEOs have […]