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Perfect Talladega Christmas Present

I know it is a little early to be thinking about Christmas presents but I just saw the Perfect gift for a Talladega owner Christmas Present. These have been around for awhile but this is the first time I have seen one advertised in a car guy catalog.

This is in the Summit 2017 Christmas Gift Guide catalog.

Dueling Torino Talladegas Carrera slot car track! If I had a place in my Man Cave I would build this into a real detailed recreation of a race track like we use to do with scale model railroads. If someone does this send me photos and make me envious!


Some of my first and strongest memories from my childhood relate to cars. I still remember when things happened based on what car I was driving at the time. I grew up and lived in Iowa for nearly 40 years before moving to Southern California and now live in Tennessee. I was a Corvette fanatic for years but then re-discovered vintage American Muscle. My wife, Katrina, and I decided we wanted to focus on unique and rare muscle cars. After a lot of research we fell in love with the Ford Blue Oval Aero Cars. These were only built in 1969 and and aerodynamics became an important part of winning races. The only purpose of these limited production cars was to win NASCAR races using the Boss 429 and 427 power plants complimented with a special, wind cheating, aerodynamic body. The Ford Talladega and Mercury Cyclone Spoiler II are terrific and historic cars. This site is devoted to these car and their owners past and present. We provide an Online Registry for recording the long term history and ownership of every remaining Talladega, Spoiler and Spoiler II.

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