The brand was the headline sponsor for the event at the British Motor Museum, where it received over 100 entries to compete for the faster lap on its ARC AIR layout.

Scalextric success during this year’s UK Slot Car Festival

During the UK Slot Car Festival 2016, Scalextric saw numerous visitors enter to compete for the fastest lap on its newly launched ARC AIR layout.

The brand was the headline sponsor for the event at the British Motor Museum, where it received over 100 entries to take part in the race.

Jamie Pleasance clocked in the fastest time on Saturday 14th with 0.59 seconds, while Josh Howley reached 0.49 seconds on Sunday 15th.

The ARC AIR layout boasts presented drivers with the option of recreating adverse weather conditions and race incidents.

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