Toy cars. Real racing.
Toy cars. Real racing.

Start your racing hobby today

What is diecast racing?

Do you remember the Pinewood Derby? It's like that but with Hot Wheels, Matchbox and other diecast toy cars. Find a car you think is fast and make it faster. Then mail in your cars and race against people in tournaments happening all across the country.

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Find a race

Enter a mail-in tournament or look for a local racing event near you. Find a race. Find a car. Get racing.
May 25

Hot Wheels Originals mail-in

May 25

Corvette Summer Series 2018

June 22

The Dusty Classic, Rip-n-Roll

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Making fast cars faster

We take the fun of the Pinewood Derby and shrink it down to Hot Wheels size. You might get lucky and find a fast car at the store, or you can create your own speed. We'll help you learn how to modify, build, and customize your cars for the track.

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Build and inspire

Race Track Directory

Our track directory is a database of race tracks all across the country. Get inspired to build your own track and start racing. The story of your track is one worth telling. Be proud and share your fun.

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Track spotlight

Tobacco Road

Owned and operated by LeagueofSpeed in North Carolina, this track is 22-feet long, built with Hot Wheels orange track and offers 2 lanes of racing.

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It's all downhill from here

Build and share your own race track

From 2 lanes to 8 lanes and beyond, making your own race track is a fun project for any skill level. All you need is some basic tools and a few accessories. It's easy, affordable fun.

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Hot Wheels. Hot shots.

Some of our favorite photos shared by members.

Learn more

Browse collections, articles, guides and discussions for everything you need to start racing.
Finish lines
Starting lines
Beginner guides
Wheels & Axles
What is Faster Than Ever?
Glossary & terms
Diecast links
Off the Track
All categories & collections

Help keep us rolling

Your donations make a difference

We're able to keep the lights on and cars rolling thanks primarily to donations from our member community. If you enjoy what Redline Derby Racing offers, please consider donating.

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