Slot car racing making a comeback with today’s kids

Toys made by Carrera of America

Do you remember slot cars? You build the track, throw in some batteries and ready, set, race! Well, they're making a terrific toy comeback today. Check out the video to learn more about them and look for the article on salive.com.
Do you remember slot cars? You build the track, throw in some batteries and ready, set, race! Well, they're making a terrific toy comeback today. Check out the video to learn more about them and look for the article on salive.com.

SAN ANTONIO – They’re fast, fun and battery-powered...no, we’re not talking about Mike and Fiona. We’re talking slot cars, and they’re making a big comeback with today’s kids.

Carrera of America toymakers offers all kinds of racetrack racing slot cars. Mike and Fiona learned a little about them, then tried their hand at slot car racing. Watch the video above to learn more yourself, and watch the video below for Mike and Fiona’s race on set. Ready, set, go!

They're fun, fast and battery-operated! No, we're not talking about Mike and Fiona. We're talking about slot cars by Carrera of America toys, and they're making a big comeback. Watch Mike and Fiona race them and check out the slot car article on salive.com to find out how to get some for your kids (or yourself).
They're fun, fast and battery-operated! No, we're not talking about Mike and Fiona. We're talking about slot cars by Carrera of America toys, and they're making a big comeback. Watch Mike and Fiona race them and check out the slot car article on salive.com to find out how to get some for your kids (or yourself).

About the Author:

Diana Winters is a San Antonio-area native, Emmy award-winning and GLAAD-nominated journalist and baker who loves the Alamo City. She is the executive producer of SA Live, creator of South Texas PRIDE and co-creator of Texas Eats.