The Tyco Super Stockers Kyle Petty vs. Cale Yarborough is a vintage slot car racing set featuring Magnum 440-X2 cars, and legendary NASCAR drivers Kyle Petty and Cale Yarborough.
It was released in 1986 and is a successor to the 1982 Magnum 440 set of the same name, with that set featuring Richard Petty.
Over the course of its history, Tyco would release several Super Stockers tracks, cars, and Petty themed sets aimed at NASCAR fans and stock car enthusiasts alike.
Each set contains:
- 2 Magnum 440 Buick Stockers
- 19 Sections of Track
(10-9″ Radius, 3-6″ Straight, 3-9″ Straight, 1-15″ Straight 1-9″ Lap Counter, 1-9″ Terminal)
- 8 Piers
- 10 Crash Barriers with Poles and Flags
- 2 Plug-in Racing Controllers
- Wall Power Pack (UL Listed)
- 2′ x 3′ Full Color Poster
The set includes two accurately modelled slot cars representing the teams of Kyle Petty and Cale Yarborough. Kyle Petty’s car features his iconic white and blue 7-Eleven sponsored stocker, while Cale Yarborough’s car is his #28 Hardee’s-sponsored vehicle with red and white color scheme.
The set was capable of recreating 10 classic tracks:
Purchase and Availability
Due to its age (now pushing 40 years old!) and historical significance, the Tyco Super Stockers Petty vs. Yarborough is a popular collectable in the slot car racing community, though so far it’s been generally available on eBay and if it’s not just save a keyword search and eventually one will pop up.
As a collectible for NASCAR fans, vintage slotcar enthusiasts, and those who admire the legendary careers of Richard Petty, Kyle Petty, and Cale Yarborough it seems like a fairly good buy.