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sorta like a slot car...?

Old 10-15-2011, 10:20 AM
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im looking for this odd racetrack from when i was younger. basicaly it was a large track, heavily banked in the turns, flat on the straights and with short walls on either side. no slots. you charged up your car with a gas pump looking thingy, but the actual pump part was like a headphone jack. it charged up the cars and they raced freely between the walls, bumping each other and the walls along the way. car were about 3 inches i guess. has anyone heard or seen of this? i vaguely remember the name being "zappers" or "fuelers" i think. something short like that.

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Old 10-15-2011, 01:50 PM
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They were called Sizzler's and were made by Hot Wheels
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Old 10-15-2011, 03:31 PM
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Man, I loved my Sizzlers track. Had a ton of them.
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Old 10-16-2011, 06:44 AM
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Oh those cars were my favs way way back close to 40yrs ago (holy smoke I just thought about that....jeez!) and I was lucky enough to have such a loving family that they bought me another complete set back about 5-6 Christmases ago when Hot Wheels brought them temporarily back for their anniversary (or something).

Love them, bring back such great memories

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Ebay has tons of them

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Old 10-17-2011, 12:52 AM
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I was at Target today and they have a "Cars" version of them out now.
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