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Newsletter December 27th, 2014

December 30, 2014
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We hope your Christmas was amazing – if you don’t celebrate Christmas, we wish you a wonderful holiday season!

Scalextric 2015!

Scalextric has announced their 2015 line of cars and sets. As soon as part numbers are available we will have them listed—click on the right sidebar heading “Future Releases”, then click on “New Releases 2015 Scalextric”, so you can Pre-Order to be the first to get yours (and to avoid missing any of the limited production items).

These are the all-new cars but there are dozens more with new paint schemes:

  • 2012 BMW Z4 GT3, 2013 Aston Martin Vantage GT3,
  • 2014 McLaren P1 supercar,
  • Brabham BT26A-3 (to race with the Tyrell, Lotus 49 and McLaren 1968-1973 F1 cars),
  • 1968 Lotus 49 with low duck tail,
  • 1/32 scale Go-Karts,
  • Peugeot 205 T16 Rally car.

The 2014 Formula 1 Mercedes F1 W05 and McLaren Mercedes MP4-29 announced in 2014 will be out this spring. The 1969 Sunoco #6 Trans-Am Camaro is coming back with a DPR chassis.

Featured Slot Car Sets

C8433 ARC One Powerbase to convert your Scalextric analog track to App race control and management.

Upgrade your existing Scalextric set to the new ARC ONE system with the C8433 ARC ONE Powerbase to display lap counting, timing, race management and dozens of other race features using wireless Bluetooth on your smartphone or tablet with ARC ONE!

 

Scalextric C8433 ARC One Powerbase

The Scalextric C8433 ARC One (App Race Control) system utilizes an app with wireless Bluetooth so your tablet or smartphone will control and display lap counting and timing, race results, a listing of your racing stable, track planning and dozens of other race and car control options.

The C8433 includes a new Powerbase track section, transformer and two controllers (to replace your existing Powerbase, transformer and controllers). You can race all of your analog cars.

Scalextric ARC ONE is a revolutionary slot car system that allows users to wirelessly create and manage races with a handheld smart device*, such as a smartphone or tablet. Download the ARC app, then connect your device via Bluetooth to the new ARC powerbase, unlocking unique features and control of your races. The two controllers and Power Supply (included) are connected to the Power Base track with the standard Scalextric cables.

Personalize your races by selecting features such as race type, driver names and number of laps. Customize and save your race settings and car setup, before you head out on the track to test your skills and challenge your opponent. Use the interactive ARC app to create your own Scalextric garage, listing your slot car collection, track pieces and accessories. See your available layout options, post your race stats on Facebook or Twitter – the possibilities are endless!

* NOTE: Tablet/smartphone not included—see the compatibility image chart on this product to determine which smart devices are compatible with this product.

$74.99

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If you do not have a Scalextric track you can start out with the most up-to-date set available, the C1329T set includes the ARC ONE Powerbase, Transformer, two Throttles, two cars and16-feet of track to assemble into either of two figure 8s or an open road course.
 

Scalextric C1329T ARC One (App Control System) Set

The Scalextric C1329T ARC One (App Race Control) System set utilizes an app with wireless Bluetooth so your tablet or smartphone will control and display lap counting and timing, race results, a listing of your racing stable, track planning and dozens of other race and car control options. The set includes two cars and over 16-feet of track to assemble into either of two figure 8s or an open road course.
The Scalextric ARC One (App Race Control) system utilizes an app so your tablet or smartphone will control and display lap counting and timing, race results, a listing of your racing stable, track planning and dozens of other race and car control options.

Scalextric ARC ONE is a revolutionary slot car system that allows users to wirelessly create and manage races with a handheld smart device*, such as a smartphone or tablet. Download the ARC app, then connect your device via Bluetooth to the new ARC powerbase, unlocking unique features and control of your races. The two controllers and Power Supply (included) are connected to the Power Base track with the standard Scalextric cables.

Personalize your races by selecting features such as race type, driver names and number of laps. Customize and save your race settings and car setup, before you head out on the track to test your skills and challenge your opponent. Use the interactive ARC app to create your own Scalextric garage, listing your slot car collection, track pieces and accessories. See your available layout options, post your race stats on Facebook or Twitter – the possibilities are endless!

* NOTE: Tablet/smartphone not included—see the compatibility image chart on this product to determine which smart devices are compatible with this product.

$189.99

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Weekly Hidden Deal

Last week’s “hidden deal”, one Fly 97000 Riley Daytona Prototype, Gainsco, 2007 Champion racecar, was picked up for just $4.99 by SLOT SHARK John S.!! This week’s “hidden deal” will be placed in our web store at some point between Saturday morning and midnight Wednesday. Happy hunting.

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The Week’s Best Slot Car Set!

Why? So you can race Supercars of the past and present head-to-head, with the sixties-
era Porsche 904 vs. today’s Porsche 918 on an overpass figure 8 track at a bargain price.

 

Carrera 25197 Celebracers race set

1/32 scale slot car race set. Complete race set-everything you need to begin racing is in the box.

Carrera says this red Porsche 904 will be available only in this race set.

$189.99

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New This Week

Want to see what’s new? Just keep reading…

This week we have new cars and sets from Scalextric, MMK, and Slot.it; plus this week’s Featured Best Slot Car Set. Don’t forget – as always we have some great new cars available for pre-order.

Keep reading – or if you would rather just cut to the chase and see all our new products, click here to go to the shop.

 

Scalextric C3581A Volkswagen Kombi Camper Van, undecorated WHITE

1950-1963 Volkswagen Van “Kombi”

Undecorated High Detail

Digital Plug Ready (C8515)

$54.99

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Scalextric C3579 Ford Mustang ’70 Undecorated

1970 Ford Mustang High Detail Undecorated Digital Plug Ready (C8515)

$54.99

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Slot It SICA08E Lancia LC2 (Long Tail) WEC Fuji 1000km 1985

SICA08E LC2 (Long Tail) WEC Fuji 1000km 1985, Drivers: A. Nannini and Henri Pescarolo

$69.99

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MMK58 Lister Jaguar Coupe, LeMans 1963

MMK58 Lister Jaguar Coupe, LeMans 1963.

This is the coupe version of the famous Costin Lister (like the MMK08 1/32 scale model). The car, driven by Peter Sargent and Peter Lumsden, blew its Jaguar engine in the fourth hour.

Cast-resin body with cast and etched detailparts, hand-assembled, painted and decaled. Ready to race. Made in France.

The model is also available as a kit.

$199.99

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MMK 58K Lister Jaguar Coupe, LeMans 1963 PAINTED BODY KIT

MMK58K Lister Jaguar Coupe, LeMans 1963 PAINTED BODY KIT.

This is the coupe version of the famous Costin Lister (like the MMK08 1/32 scale model). The car, driven by Peter Sargent and Peter Lumsden, blew its Jaguar engine in the fourth hour.

Cast-resin body with cast and etched detail parts, hand-assembled, painted and decaled. Ready to race. Made in France.

This is a KIT—the the photo is an assembled model. The model is also available ready-to-race.

$109.99

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MMK SF20 Chenard & Walcker LeMans 1925

MMK SF20 Chenard & Walcker LeMans 1925.

Won the Coupe Triennale class (13th overall) at LeMans in 1925 driven by Robert Senechal and Alberic Locquebeux. This was only the third year of Lemans. The car was fitted with a 4-cylinder 1,095 cc engine.

Cast-resin body with cast and etched detail parts, hand-assembled, painted and decaled. Ready to race. Made in France.

The model is also available as a kit.

$219.95

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MMK SF20K Chenard & Walcker LeMans 1925 PAINTED BODY KIT

MMK SF20K Chenard & Walcker LeMans 1925 PAINTED BODY KIT.

Won the Coupe Triennale class (13th overall) at LeMans in 1925 driven by Robert Senechal and Alberic Locquebeux. This was only the third year of LeMans. The car was fitted with a 4-cylinder 1,095 cc engine.

Cast-resin body with cast and etched detail parts, hand-assembled, painted and decaled. Ready to race. Made in France.

This is a KIT—the the photo is an assembled model—this The Model is also available ready-to-race.

$129.99

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G1117T Set, Micro The Simpsons HO Size

Set, Micro Scalextrtic, The Simpsons HO Size.

Space Required: 108 x 61cm

Track Length: 256cm

An introduction to the great world of Scalextric, the Simpsons Grand Prix Set. Featuring a figure-of-eight race track that is easy to assemble, this thrilling set will be a winner in your home. Brace yourself for exciting races between Homer and Bart. For ages 4+.

Features include:

Skill control dial

Color coordinated controllers

$49.95

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Pre-orders

Awesome Cars Coming Soon

Scroll down to see the new cars available for pre-order or click here to see all pre-orders.

 

Racer SW34 935/78 Moby Dick JDavid Le Mans 1982 John Fitzpatrick Racing—PRE-ORDER NOW!

SW34 Porsche 935/78 Moby Dick JDavid Le Mans 1982 John Fitzpatrick Racing Rijders John Fitzpatrick / David Hobbs

$69.99

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Racer SW35 Ferrari 512BB/LM – N.A.R.T. Le Mans 24hrs 1979—PRE-ORDER NOW!

Racer Sideways SW35 Ferrari 512BB/LM – N.A.R.T. Le Nans 24hrs 1979 J.P. Delaunay / C. Grandet / H.Preston

$69.99

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Racer SW36 Ford Capri Zakspeed turbo – SACHS Racing Spa DRM 1980—PRE-ORDER NOW!

Racer Sideways SW36 Ford Capri Zakspeed turbo – SACHS Racing Spa DRM 1980 – DIv II winner H.Ertl

$69.99

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Click Here to See All of this Week’s New Arrivals

Thanks for shopping with us!

The Electric Dream Team

www.electricdreams.com

Warehouse phone:  (310) 676-7600

Slot car technical information and help email:

support@electricdreams.com

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