What Is The Scalextric ARC?

What Is The Scalextric ARC?

What is the Scalextric ARC?

The Scalextric ARC stands for App Race Control and has already revolutionized slot car racing. Scalextric has been leveraging the latest technology for over half a century to make the hobby even more thrilling. ARC is the latest step in that evolution.  If you are looking to upgrade from an entry-level Scalextric set, ARC is the way to go. All you need is a smart device and you can control all the action remotely. You only need to download the free mobile app and connect to the ARC power base via Bluetooth on your device.

Control The Action By Connecting To The Scalextric ARC Power Base

Once you have connected to the ARC power base, you can control things like the type of race, the names of drivers, and the number of laps in the race. All you need to do is save your option and then it`s off to the races! You can buy one of four ARC sets by Scalextric, or you can connect a power base to your existing Scalextric slot car set to add more power to your racing experience. You can get started in just 4 simple steps:

  1. Download the free mobile app.
  2. Connect your device to the power base via Bluetooth.
  3. Choose the configuration and conditions of your race.
  4. Kick it into high gear and get racing!

There are 3 different versions of the Scalextric ARC to choose from: ARCOne, ARCAir, and ARCPro.

The Scalextric ARC One

The Scalextric ARC One includes over 16 feet of track and 3 different configuration options. You can make easy change pick-ups and the set includes extra durable cars. You`re in control of the speed with the hand controllers. In addition, this track is a breeze to assemble. You will get 2 1;32 scale slot cars in this set, a 1969 Chevrolet Camaro and a 1969 Ford Mustang. You will also get 2 hand controllers and a power base. Also, once you have downloaded the app, it works even if you don`t have an internet connection. Get an ARC one today and let the high-speed fun begin!

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The Scalextric ARCAir

The Scalextric ARCAir gives you all the convenience of the mobile app that you will find with the ARC One. You will also get the feel the thrill of driving in a real race, with vibrating hand controllers! In addition, you can set your own weather conditions for a more realistic racing experience. Connect using the mobile app, enter your desired race conditions and save them to use for future races. You can select conditions such as weather, fuel usage, race incidents, start type and yellow flag.

You will also find a brake button on the hand controller in and you will be able to power up strategically to leave the competition in your dust! This much control makes the ARCAir perfect for racers of all ages and skill levels. Other features of the Scalextric ARC include practice mode, so you can up your game, drag race, where you compete with other racers over a straight stretch of track, and endurance, where racers compete for a set amount of time.

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The Scalextric ARC Pro

With the Scalextric Pro, you will get a slot car racing experience that is second to none. This set included features that would have been unthinkable during the early days of the hobby, such as changing lanes and racing up to 6 cars at a time! The ARC Air also gives you all the amazing features of the other ARC models, such as vibrating hand controllers, a brake button, and the ability to select your conditions and save them for future races. You will also get true-to-live car interiors that include the drivers and the roll cage. And for a perfect touch, the cars come with working headlights!

The Scalextric ARC Pro is the most complete and well-made slot car set on the market. You will not be disappointed!

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