A Day at the Slot Car Races: The Model Racing Book with Exclusive Photos & Interviews
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WARNING! You may find video games boring after reading this book! Foreword by Professional Slot Car Racing Champion: John Cukras. The excitement and drama of auto racing comes to your living room in the real-life action game known as slot car racing. A fully sensory experience complete with nail-biting overtakes, high-speed crashes, and to-the-line finishes, this classic 1960s hobby is making a comeback for a new generation. Written by competitive slot car racer and enthusiast Carlo Tonalezzi, A Day at the Slot Car Races is the definitive history of and guide to slot car racing. Follow the rise of the hobby in the mid-twentieth century, the conspiracy theories behind its decline in popularity, and its resurgence with modern advances in technology. Make the most of your own racing journey with tips and techniques for choosing a track and equipment, setting up your cars, and organizing a racing club. Complete with exclusive photos and interviews with top industry moguls, A Day at the Slot Car Races is a must-have for veteran racers and beginners alike. – The Slot Car Evolution – COVERED! – 1960’s Golden Years of Model Racing – COVERED! – American Model Car Racing Congress – INVESTIGATED! – Bowling Killed Slot Car Racing – DEBUNKED! – Setting Up techniques – SUGGESTED! – Slot Car Racing Club – RULES & GUIDELINES SUGGESTED! – Prepping up for racing in different lay outs – DISCUSSED! – Racing Day Action – COVERED! – Exclusive Slot Cars Color Photos – Loaded! – Exclusive Interviews with slot car companies – EXCITING & INFORMATIVE! KEEP IT IN THE SLOT!