Trackmate Slot Car Timer


1 to 8 lanes

Any sensor type, Infrared, Reed, Dead strip

1/1000 second accuracy

Supports Lap and Timed Races and Lane Rotation

Qualifying race format

Auto sizes to full screen for easy viewing

Supports up to 60 racers in round robin format

Works with Desktops and laptops and netbooks even with no CD drive 

Hardware ensures accurate timing to .001 seconds even with background applications running or with program minimized

New Hardware SCL3  connects to USB port  

Sound -"Ready GO", "1 Lap remaining" etc. 

Supports 1- 8 Lanes

Relay to control track power

Sorts racers according to position during race   

Displays - Lap Times, Best Lap, Median, lag/interval time between racers

Set minimum lap time, to avoid false laps caused by riders(car in wrong slot)

Ability to restart heat

Print summary and lap times

Enter racers names only once

Change the type of data being displayed by clicking on heading. i.e.. MPH or Best Lap

Timer between heats for complete hands off automated racing

Championship mode, a series of short races with a point system. 

Supports straight and European rotation plus custom

Powerful Custom Rotation Editor   

Auto pop-up race results option to add or subtract laps from racer after heat.

Auto print results after heat

On the fly add or subtract laps

Race Results includes average number of laps per heat

Rotation race supports timed and lap heats

Optional warning sounds on count down timer at 1 min, 30 seconds, 10 seconds

Resizing screen is possible

Three styles of countdown, drag racing and Formula 1 and instant

auto save data to text

Break Out Feature - Disallow fast lap times below a predetermined lap time.

Synthesized voice for lap times (see hotkeys)

Sell time to customers ( requires sell time hardware)

Clear data for one lane with one keystroke in practise

Option to Rotate through Lanes more then once  

Dual monitor support

Compatible with Windows XP,7,Vista,8,10 

 Videos on YouTube... click on links below

Change Log


Version 9.54  May 20, 2020

  • Fixed Rotation with Lap Heats

  • Updated user manual

  • Fixed bugs found in v9.53

  • L hot key for lap races



Version 9.41 April 25 2019

  • Fixed several bugs

  • Best Lap display

  • Championship points

  • Displays total time



Version 9.2   Jan 29,  2019

  • Supports dual monitor

  • Fixed Championship points

  • Improved window resizing

  • Improved Race Results

  • Added who's on deck in Qualifying

  • Multiple windows can now be open,  Example Main screen with laps and race results


Version 8.71   June 18, 2018

  • Fixed columns not showing in Race Results

  • Fixed compatibility bug  with Windows 10, bug would cause top menu to disappear.

  • Improved text files|

  • Improved Race Results display

  • Version 8.50          Aug 8, 2017

  • Supports start with Lap 0 in rotation races

  • Fixed time out for short lap races

  • Improved file names

  • Lapview displays last 20 laps

  • Saves data, racers names, qualifying data to My DocumentsTrackmate-slotcar-timer

  • Racers names uses a regular text file stored in My DocumentsTrackmate-slotcar-timer

  • Improved user interface, top menu, select names

  • Fixed championship points

  • Supports blank or no names

  • Improved voice,  uses windows default speech

  • Added Lap Sounds

  • Your settings will not be lost in next update


Version 8.40          May 30, 2017


  • Improved Auto detect of hardware

  • Fixed spacebar issue

  • Fixed penalty delay track call option

  • Rotation timed heats sorted on total laps

  • Fixed timing of race announcements "10 seconds left", "halfway through the race"