When Racing Slot Cars Could Get You Real Cars

Slot Cars, if you didn’t know, are amazing electric-powered scale vehicles in a variety of sizes, controlled via remote and raced on grooved tracks, which each car slots into. Throughout their history, slot cars enjoyed periods of popularity big enough to be noticed by the Automotive industry, which held contests and awarded prizes to national champions. Check out this cool article from our sponsors at Hagerty revealing some very cool history surrounding one of these early contests.