Fast Tracks (C64, 5 1/4" Disk) Activision - 1985 USA, Canada Release

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Fast Tracks
Packaging cover Fast Tracks.
Product ID 47875-42124
Product UPC 047875421240
Platform(s) C64
Packaging Retail Box
Media 5 1/4" Disk
Copyright date 1985
Publisher(s) Activision
Developer(s) Mark Turmell
Category(s) Entertainment, Arcade, Racing, Automobile
Country of Origin United States of America

Description from the packaging.

The computer slot car construction kit.
You design the tracks, race high speed cars, send your tracks to friends. It is absolutely amazing.

The slot car racing set where all the options are standard equipment.

Its all right here in this kit! Everything you need to create the most outrageous slot car tracks and experience the thrill of racing them. You even can send your tracks to a friend and challenge him to beat your best times. A customized mailer and extra disk is enclosed at no extra cost.

Design Your Own High Tech Slot Car Tracks.

Literally millions of track variations are possible Choose from a wide variety of track sections. including overpasses, straightaways, curves and ingenious 'switch tracks.' You can make S-curves, hairpins, figure eights and dozens of other variations.

  • Over 20 different types of track are available.
  • Assembly process is simple- can be learned in seconds.
  • Design and modify tracks with just the touch of a joystick.
  • 'Overview' option allows you to survey design work instantly.

Designing is just hall the fun!

Once you've constructed your tracks. you can race them against three computer-driven challengers and against the clock. Race a track over and over to post your best time. If the course isn't tough enough, go back to the drawing board and make it tougher There's no end to the possibilities!

  • You have complete control over speed and braking.
  • All racing controls are at your fingertips with the joystick.
  • Race three computer competitors- any one of whom could knock you right off the track.

Send Your Best Tracks To Friends

An ingenious feature of Fast Tracks lets you record your tracks on blank diskettes and send them to your friends- around the corner or across the country. Challenge them to beat your best times. They don't have to own Fast Tracks to race the tracks you send them.

  • Blank diskette and special mailer inside!
  • A great way to challenge your friends to a race.

Activision has included everything you need: the Fast Tracks program, complete, easy-to-use instructions, blank diskette, and a special mailer!

At last. slot cars enter the computer age!

"Fast Tracks is Great!"
"Fast Tracks makes some of the tracks I race look like Sunday drives. Send for the special Fast Tracks disk with my track on it, and you'll see what I mean!"
- Bobby Rahal, leading driver on the Indy Car racing circuit

System Requirements

Required RAM 64K
Requires Joystick Yes

Box Scans

Retail Box cover Fast Tracks. Retail Box back Fast Tracks.



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