Ultimate Racer is a race management system and slot car track design program combined. It is designed for any scale, style or brand of slot track and supports single or multiple lanes. Capable of exciting new 3D features that allow you incorporate track elevations and plan scenery. Don’t worry if you struggle to design your own slot car track, because there are hundreds of slot car layouts available through the track archive. You can also upload your own track layouts to share.
Capable of providing accurate lane length calculations and managing your track inventory. This track designer has a very friendly user interface, basically allowing you to handle the track as if you would in real life. They basically have too many features to talk about so just grab the demo below and check it out!
Ultimate Racer also includes all of Scale-X-Racer’s track libraries now as well. Over 3,000 track pieces, not including borders, for 6 different scales and multiple slot track brands.
The race management portion can handle single races, test runs, tournaments and championships with support of up to sixty drivers. In addition, you can run round robin and team events, allowing you to build your own race teams and run endurance races! With precision timing accurate to 1/1000 of a second you will be able to keep track of drivers fast times and track records. Ultimate Racer includes tools for keeping track of your slot car collection and all the various drivers who compete with you providing details, statistics, and race results.
In conclusion, Ultimate Racer is a solid track design software. All the race management features are just an added bonus. Above all else, it is also still being developed and supported. The most recent version update, 3.0.31r1 was released July 23, 2020.
Cost: Free (Limit 25 Track Pieces) / Layout Editor or Race Manager (25 Track Piece Limit) – 15 Euros / Full Version – 20 Euros
Slot Track Supported: Airfix, Artin 1/32, Artin 1/43, Aurora AFX + MM, Aurora AFX, Aurora Ajet 1:32, Carrera Exclusiv 1:24, Carerra Universal, Fleischmann, Jouef, Lifelike HO, Marchon, MaxTrax 4 Lane, MaxTrax 6 Lane, Ninco 1:32, Polistil, Revell/Riggen, Scalextric Sport Track, Scalextric / SCX + Digital, Scalextric Sport + Digital, Strombecker, SXR routed wood libraries, Tomy AFX, Tyco HO
System Requirements: Any PC using Windows 2k, XP, Vista, W7 or W8
Language: English, French, German, Italian, Spanish
Current Version: 3.0.31r1
Official Site: www.uracerweb.org