Jalopnik Holiday Gift Guide: Vintage HO Slot Cars

For those who have just about given up on ever owning a '68 Firebird comes vintage HO slot cars. The original HO slot cars were from England, and powered by some manner of electrically powered vibrating reed and gear system. They didn't work very well. Aurora Model Motoring racing sets featured the much improved… » 12/12/06 4:24pm 12/12/06 4:24pm

Jalopnik Holiday Gift Guide: SUPER SLOT CAR SET!

While racing around in pixel-perfect versions of F1 cars via PS3 is all fine and good, nothing beats physically flipping your opponent's highly detailed, 1/32 scale model of a Ferrari — out of which a certain stoic German recently retired — right off the track. With a price tag just a shade over 120 clams for this… » 12/05/06 2:35pm 12/05/06 2:35pm