Step into the world of slot cars and experience the UK Slot Car Festival at the British Motor Museum. Pendle Slot Racing will be there as part of the event organising team, plus we will have a stall of products to buy in the retail area.

UK Slot Car Festival 2023


The UK Slot Car Festival is organised by Pendle Slot Racing, Scale Models and Roger Barker,

Sponsored by the iconic Scalextric, it features all the other major Slot Car manufacturers too -, Carrera, SCX, NSR, Ninco, HO AFX and more. If you’re enthusiastic about slot cars, you won’t want to miss this event and its massive retail area to explore!

Lots to see and explore on either day, or make a full weekend of it and enjoy both days!

This event is also perfect for a family day out with plenty of hands-on activities on offer. You can try out a variety of tracks from all the leading manufacturers and take part in the exciting range of slot racing competitions being held each day. Be sure to check out the stunt show, as well as club tracks and competitions, the opportunity to paint your own figures and even build and race a caravan! There’s so much to look forward to:

- Free tracks to race, with different competitions on each day
- Massive retail area
- Slot car stunt show
- Rally tracks
- Drag strip
- Slot car club tracks and competitions
- Scalextric Family Funday Sunday
- Build and race a caravan
- Paint figures
- Enter family racing competitions
- Photo opportunities
...and much more!


For just the cost of our standard entry, you can enjoy the Festival and explore the Museum too! Book in advance and SAVE with tickets for just £14.50 per adult, £12.50 per concessions, £9 per child, and £40 for a family.


Tickets for the festival have the added benefit of museum entry, so you can explore over 400 historic British cars inside the Museum and Collections Centre - you may recognise some of them from the slot car stands! Also visit the Junction 12 Café where you can relax and enjoy hot meals, sweet treats and refreshments.

British Motor Museum
Banbury Road, Gaydon, Warwickshire, CV35 0BJ

Dates & Times

On both days the Museum will open at the earlier time of 9am and the Festival will open from 10am to 4pm. The Museum will close at 5pm.

Start Time: Saturday 20 May, 10.30am
End Time: Sunday 21 May, 4pm