Viking Slot Car Club is a friendly club where people who want to race Scalextric slot-cars can meet regularly to pursue the hobby.
The club was launched in 1997 and has remained as the prime Scalextric slot-racing club in East Kent ever since. The club has a permanent 6-lane Scalextric Sport track circuit with a lane length of about 140 feet. Racing is computer controlled using SlotMaster race control software. The annual Race Calendar has a varied range of racing series scheduled throughout the year offering something of interest for everyone’s racing tastes. The most popular classes include Le Mans, Rally, Touring Car & GT Sports cars. Some classes are also split in to ‘Standard’ and ‘Sport’ classes to offer basic and tuned performance cars.
There are no membership costs, only a race night fee of £3.00 per driver and members are free to choose whether they attend weekly or periodically. Children under 16yrs must be accompanied by their parent or guardian. The club meets every Monday from 7pm to 10pm and is situated at the junction of the M2 motorway and A299 Thanet Way near Faversham, Kent. The club always welcomes new members of any age and is enjoyed by members from Thanet, the North Kent coastline, Canterbury, Dover, Folkestone, Ashford and Maidstone areas.