If you are a fan of motor racing such as NASCAR or NHRA, but cant afford the millions it takes to have a "real" racing tea...
These little cars zip around the huge track as fast as 4 seconds The dragracers can get upwards continued of 100mph when t...
You will need the right tires, brakes (controller), motor, gears, and bodyjust like a real race car The most important par...
Mid-America Raceway has the widest variety anywhere from Valiko,Koford, ProSlot, Kelly Racing,Lee Gilberts Speedshop, Parm...
We stock Wrightway durometers, electronic scales, gauss meters, powersupplies, arm meters, moto-tools, commutator cutters,...
* Overall ranking will be based on the fastest lap time * Ties will bebroken by the second fastest lap time * Any driver w...
Slotcar Race: * Every race will be run as a main starting with the slowestending with * The fastest (i e C-main runs befor...
* Open GP-12 and C12 will run 4 minute heats * 1/24, 1/32 and F1eurosports will run 5 minute heats * All slot car races wi...
1 drivers at the end of their main must marshal the next main orwhenever called upon 2 the number of slot car marshals mus...
a 10 lap penalty will be given for missing marshaling If you are lookingto get into slotcar racing there is a lot you will...
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  1. 1. If you are a fan of motor racing such as NASCAR or NHRA, but cant afford the millions it takes to have a "real" racing team, for a small investment you can not only own your own "model" racingteam but can be the star driver too. Model racing is every bit as challenging as the real thing!continued
  2. 2. These little cars zip around the huge track as fast as 4 seconds The dragracers can get upwards continued of 100mph when they cruise down thetrack You could spend hours and hours working on your car and spendthousands of dollars to get the perfect car It is a hobby and a passion formany people around the world Slot car racing is popular overseas inAustralia, New Zealand, Europe, & Asia There are many parts to aslotcar track and vehicle that need to be tweaked if you want to race yourbest
  3. 3. You will need the right tires, brakes (controller), motor, gears, and bodyjust like a real race car The most important part of the slot car formula isthe race car driver and his/her ability to brake in the turns and speedthrough the straight aways Mid-America is located in Montgomery,IL andis the home of many large tournaments for slot car enthusiasts If yourinterest is a 1/32 slot car racing set for your home, or cars, parts andaccessories for your home race set, Mid-America has Scalextric slot cars,SCX, Ninco, Fly, Monogram and Slotter slot cars Looking for hard to findslotcar motors? It doesnt matter if you need a Falcon, Plafit, Parma 16-D,Proslot Super 16-D,Koford Super Wasp, Best of the West Hornet,Challenger, Contender, Mura Sportsman, Group 12,ProslotGroup-15,Koford Group 27, PK Group-7 or Valiko Eurosport Motors andreplacement and repair parts such as armatures, ceramic magnets andcobalt magnets, brushes and springs are essential for racing
  4. 4. Mid-America Raceway has the widest variety anywhere from Valiko,Koford, ProSlot, Kelly Racing,Lee Gilberts Speedshop, Parma,WrightWay, PK, Slick7, Camen, Pla-Fit, Falcon, Mura, Champion, Alpha,Cahoza, Red Fox, RL, Kamen, ProFormance Racing Inc , and othersMid-America Raceway even custom builds motors, built to fit your slotcarneeds Need a slot car Chassis? There are 1/24 Eurosport 1/32Eurosport, 1/32 F-1 Eurosport , Open-12, NASCAR, GT-1, GTP, GT-12,Drag Racing, Gr12, Int-15, G-27, and G-7 Open chassis in stock fromBrian Saunders, Richard Mack, Horky, Koford, BRM, Mossetti Racing, JKProducts, WRP, JDS, DRS, Slick7, Parma, Proslot, Red Fox, Champion,Kelly Racing, and more Do you need gears for your slot car? There areHorky, Red Fox, Valiko, ARP, GT-1, Kelly, Koford, Parma, JK, Sonic,Slick 7, Proslot , Sigma, BRM, and more How about tools? We stocktools for your Slot car needs from Hakko soldering irons , Sonic fiddlesticks, Carlisle Slot Jigs, Goat-Boy can tools, Dremel, Lucky Bobs acidflux , Hudy comm Cutters, and Hudy tires grinders, K&S, Magne-Hone,and more
  5. 5. We stock Wrightway durometers, electronic scales, gauss meters, powersupplies, arm meters, moto-tools, commutator cutters, tire grinders,soldering irons, slate blocks, chassis jigs, allen wrenches, silver solder,and flux Slot Car racing is also very competitive and there are largetournaments with prizes To find out more about slot car racing check outMid-America Raceway and their racing rules Here is a sample of some ofthe local track rules Slotcar Qualifying: * Driver qualifying order will be byrandom selection * Qualifying will be 1 minute in duration
  6. 6. * Overall ranking will be based on the fastest lap time * Ties will bebroken by the second fastest lap time * Any driver who misses theirqualifying time will be ranked in last position * 1/24, 1/32 and F1eurosports will qualify on the orange lane * Open GP-12, C12, JRL andB-production will qualify on the blue lane
  7. 7. Slotcar Race: * Every race will be run as a main starting with the slowestending with * The fastest (i e C-main runs before the B-main and theB-main runs before the A-main ) * Drivers will be loaded into their mainsbased on the Driver Loading Plan (PDF) * JRL and B-production will run3 minute heats
  8. 8. * Open GP-12 and C12 will run 4 minute heats * 1/24, 1/32 and F1eurosports will run 5 minute heats * All slot car races will have a 1 minuteintermission between heats * Work on slotcars is allowed during theintermission Slotcar Turn Marshaling: * If you race you must turn slot carmarshal
  9. 9. 1 drivers at the end of their main must marshal the next main orwhenever called upon 2 the number of slot car marshals must be thesame in each main 3
  10. 10. a 10 lap penalty will be given for missing marshaling If you are lookingto get into slotcar racing there is a lot you will need to know I encouragereading the rules and finding out what type of slotcar you would like torace Many slot car tracks have times and days of the week that someonecan take their car in and practice with their friends
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