Scenery Resources

We believe slot cars should be fun... and cheap.  Here are some links to scenery resources that are all free.  There are buildings that you can download, billboards, signs, banners, flags, and even decals.  Please report dead links or sites that have started charging a fee to Ain't workin' no more

Billboards of the Past - A great resource for vintage billboards of all kinds to add scenery to your track.

Buildings - This German site has a pile of very nice 1/32 scale buildings for download.  Reduce them 24% for 1/43 scale.  There TV centers, concession stands, team boxes, infirmaries, and more.  The buildings download as .pdf files.  You'll need Adobe Reader or Acrobat for this, which is also free.  Download the buildings, print them out, fold them up.  It's that easy.  paper buildings might sound cheesy, but try one of these and you'll be surprised.

Toms Rennbahnseite - Banners and logos and more, oh my!  Use the links below or, when you bring this German page up, click on the "downloads" link on the left menu.  That will expand the menu to:

Bandenwerbung - Banners suitable for decorating the walls of your track, the front of the grandstands, etc.
Logos Werbung - Logos, organized alphabetically
Flaggen usw - Two sided international flag sets, and a port-o-potty
Decals - Decal sets for direct download or cd creation

The Programme Covers Project - The biggest online collection of Racing Program covers.  they look great reduced as posters on your layout, and even better full size hanging on your walls.  They have international tracks, drag racing, and NASCAR events.  You can spend hours looking at all these.  they are arranged alphabetically by track name.

ZANZA SLOTCARS - These are very nice billboard sized logos.  There are even some ready to print sheets at the bottom of the page.  if you're looking for contingency stockers, try his 1/64th scale sheets.  You may get a nag page if you disallow popup, just click the link in the middle of the page.  Another page will pop up.  Click the "billboards" link.

Adrian's Slotcar World - You've decided your layout is boring and needs some "extras", or you're just starting out and need ideas.  Adrian's website is well laid out, easy to navigate, and contains tons of useful "how-to" sections.  There are piles of creative ideas for making your own track-side scenery.  From barriers and fences to buildings, it's all here.  He also has a section on how to ready a room for your slot car track layout.  This website is a must see for all your trackside scenery plans.