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Auto World Slot Car Sets offers the fun and excitement of slot car racing again!

Updated on July 23, 2016

My Tyco Nite-Glow Slot Car Set

One of the coolest toys I had growing up was my Tyco Nite-Glow slot car racing set. My dad gave me this slot car set for Christmas 1978.I still have the race set and as you can see from the box it was played with a lot. The cool thing about this set was that the headlights on the slot cars would light up during operation and the guard rails and center line on the track would glow in the dark so you could race with the lights out, hence the name Nite-Glow.

Auto World

Auto World is a manufacturer of slot cars of vintage design and themed slot car sets, they bring back the magic of the heyday of slot car racing. There cars and sets closely resemble the Aurora slot car sets of the 1970s.

Auto World ThunderJet Slot Cars

The ThunderJet chassis is Auto World's adaptation of the classic "pancake" design, originally developed by Aurora in the early days of electric slot racing. Still immensely popular today, entire slot racing events are created around this chassis. It continues to be a favorite with collectors and hardcore drivers. Closer to HO scale, ThunderJet bodies mount over the chassis using two small screws. ThunderJets are retro slot racing at its best!

Auto World Racing Rigs

Auto World offers a varity of 1/64 slot semi-trailers. How cool is that? You can race themed semi-trailers. At the time of this writing Auto World offered race themed semi-trailers and soft drink themed semi-trailers.

Auto World Dragstrip

Auto World offers a variety of Dragstrip sets that include a functional Christmas Tree, electronic sensors to determine the winner, track sensors indicate fouls, different racing modes and choices of 13 and 26 feet of track.

Themed Slot Car Sets

Auto World offers a variety of themed slot car sets. Currently they offer a Batman, Dukes of Hazzard, and Ghostbusters themed sets.

Auto World Dukes of Hazard Slot Car Set on Amazon!

My Auto World Batman Joker's Revenge Slot Car Set In Action!

To appease my inner child, my wife got me the Auto World Batman Joker's Revenge Slot Car Set for Christmas a couple years ago. In the video I also give my Auto World Mystery Machine Slot Car some track time!

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      sousababy 3 years ago

      Would love the Mystery Machine from Scooby-Doo.