Pinewood Derby Times, Volume 17, Issue 7 – December 27, 2017

In this Edition – Editor’s Notes – Humor – Product Showcase – Paint Stand – $2.00 Off – Pinewood Derby Car Showcase – Pinewood Derby Memory – Dad’s Car – Q&A Editor’s Notes Seasons Greetings All of us at Maximum Velocity wish you and your family a Merry Christmas and a great New Year. May […]

Pinewood Derby Car Showcase – December 22, 2017

Building pinewood derby cars is great fun, and competing in a pinewood derby race is an exciting experience.  Take a look at these pinewood derby cars from Pinewood Derby Times Volume 12, Issue 12 for some inspiration. Subscribe to this Free Pinewood Derby E-newsletter (C)2017, Maximum Velocity, Inc. All rights reserved. Maximum Velocity Pinewood Derby […]

Pinewood Derby Times, Volume 17, Issue 6 – December 13, 2017

In this Edition – Editor’s Notes – Feature Article – Drilling – Use your Drill for Maximum Benefit – Humor – Product Showcase – DerbyDome – $2.00 Off – Pinewood Derby Car Showcase – Pinewood Derby Memory – Priceless! – Q&A Editor’s Notes Three New Products Just In Time For The Racing Season Maximum Velocity […]

Decals, Etc.: How to Spiff Up Your Car

Decals, Etc.: How to Spiff Up Your Car By Randy Davis You can really dress up you pinewood derby car, and make it stand out from the crowd.  Dry-transfer pinewood derby decals, stick decals, body skins, and pin-striping are all easy to use and give great results.  To see the full article on detailing pinewood […]

Pinewood Derby Times, Volume 17, Issue 5 – November 29, 2017

In this Edition – Editor’s Notes – Feature Article – Solenoid Start Gates – Get One for Your Track – Humor – Product Showcase – Christmas Shopping – 10% Off – Pinewood Derby Car Showcase – Pinewood Derby Memory – Know Your Glue! – Q&A Editor’s Notes Three New Products Just In Time For The […]

Pinewood Derby Car Showcase – November 24, 2017

I am always amazed at the creativity displayed in pinewood derby cars.  Maybe you have a creative streak as well. Build a pinewood derby car and find out. These cars are from Pinewood Derby Times Volume 12, Issue 11. This car named “CUDA” was built for my grandson’s (Aaron Shain’s) 2013 pinewood derby races. The […]

Pinewood Derby Times, Volume 17, Issue 4 – November 15, 2017

In this Edition – Editor’s Notes – Feature Article – Designing The Car Body For Performance – Humor – Product Showcase – Polished Rail Rider Axles – $3.00 Off – Pinewood Derby Car Showcase – Pinewood Derby Memory – Great Karma! – Q&A Editor’s Notes DerbyWorx Videos A few months back, DerbyWorx, the manufacturer of […]

Pinewood Derby Car Showcase – November 10, 2017

At some events, powered pinewood derby cars are allowed.  These cars really make tracks – it can be a problem for the pinewood derby track to stop the car at the end. Here are several examples of ducted fan pinewood derby cars from Pinewood Derby Times Volume 12, Issue 10. Subscribe to this Free Pinewood […]

Pinewood Derby Car Showcase – November 3, 2017

Pinewood derby cars can look like anything, but many are made to look like real cars.  Here some examples of pinewood derby cars modeled after real cars. These cars are from Pinewood Derby Times Volume 12, Issue 9. Subscribe to this Free Pinewood Derby E-newsletter (C)2017, Maximum Velocity, Inc. All rights reserved. Maximum Velocity Pinewood […]

Pinewood Derby Times, Volume 17, Issue 3 – November 1, 2017

In this Edition – Editor’s Notes – Feature Article – Use Air Guides to Improve Aerodynamics – Humor – Product Showcase – Air Guides – $2.00 Off – Pinewood Derby Car Showcase – Pinewood Derby Memory – A Proud Moment – Q&A Editor’s Notes Reader Feedback We received two e-mails regarding our article on Timers […]