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Scalextric to headline at UK Slot Festival 2015

Published on: 15th April 2015

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Hornby has announced that Scalextric will be the headline sponsor of the UK Slot Car Festival and will showcase the F1 Ultimate Race Track at the event.

Following the success of the first festival with over 3000 visitors in 2014, Scalextric is supporting the show as headline sponsor for the second time.

Visitors will be able to play for free on a host of tracks showcasing the Scalextric collection including rally stages, banger racing and digital layouts. As in previous years, there will be a meet and greet on the Scalextric stand.

Visitors to the show will also be able to experience The Ultimate Track designed by Martin Brundle which incorporates features from every circuit on the 2015 F1 calendar. Brought to life by Scalextric, the track is the biggest layout it has ever created.

Jim Procter-Bain, Scalextric marketing controller, said: “We are delighted to once again be supporting one of the biggest slot car events in the world.  We look forward to meeting fellow slot car fans and showcasing our exciting new Scalextric lines.”

The event will take place at the Heritage Motor Centre, Gaydon, in Warwickshire. The show runs from 10am to 5pm on Saturday 16th and Sunday 17th May. For more information and to purchase tickets click here.

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