New front tyres for the Airfix slimline chassis

These large Airfix tyres were used extensively during the 1970s on the slimline Airfix chassis from the Airfix MRRC Clubman Special Racing Car Kits. Airfix 8021.

Front tyres for the Airfix slimline chassis
Front tyres fitted to the Airfix slimline chassis


These new tyres are direct replacements for the original tyres fitted to the classic Airfix cars listed below which used the Airfix slimline chassis, see above image. They are available in MAX Grip versions. Airfix cat. no. 8021. Airfix MRRC Clubman Special Racing Car Kits.

The new hand made MAX Grip tyres are unique to Scalextric Car Restorations and give the absolute maximum in performance at all times. Cornering and acceleration will all be at their maximum with these tyres. They give the very best performance possible on all track surfaces at all times. Simply put we have not yet discovered a better tyre for grip and race performance.

The MAX Grip tyres are hand moulded from 29 Shore A hardness rubber which is a very high grip material.

The tyres are groove treaded and have a smooth tyre sidewall.


Size (mm)
Outside Diameter
Inside Diameter
Overall Width


2 off MAX Grip - £6.00

Common applications


8001 BRM Front  
8003 Ferrari 250 LM Front  
8004 Aston Martin DB5 Front  
8005 Porsche Carrera 6 Front  
8006 Honda F1 Front  
8007 Eagle Weslake Front  
8008 Felday Ford 5 Front  
8009 Indy Novi Ferguson Front  
8010 Matra Ford Front  
8011 Ford 3 litre GT Front  



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