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Atomic Hobby Shop / The Slot Car Spot



About Us

Atomic Hobby Shop is a full service Hobby Shop in the Cypress area. In addition to having the widest selection of slot cars and accessories we offer a Full Service Slot Car Race Facility just minutes from Houston, TX.

Atomic Hobby Shop owner Donald Ethredge is a former ¼ Scale Super Truck National Champion and raced slot cars in the 90’s and is hoping to revive the sport in the Greater Houston area.

It all started in 2003 with Rob Byrd's workshop with their first product, the "Lithium Pro Kit". As of August 2006 we have close to 1,500 parts in stock and growing every day.

In the Winter of 2015 was acquired by Donald Ethredge and is currently being rebranded with new lines of product and focus.


We offer a complete line of 1/27th scale RC parts for the Mini-Z and feature 3 custom built slot car racing tracks A Gary Gerding built Hillclimb, A Club track built and maintained by Slot Cars of Houston and a 1/8th Mile 1/24 Scale Drag Strip (Sept 2016).

Atomic Hobby Shop caters to all of our customers’ needs by offering a complete and varied invento        ry of:

  • Slot Cars
  • Controllers
  • Parts
  • Tools
  • Supplies

We offer anything needed to make your slot experience the very best.


We host annual and monthly major slot car racing events, as well as a regular schedule of weekly races for a wide variety of classes, featuring many choices in types of cars, budget, and level of experience – from beginner to expert.

We also host parties – whether it is for a birthday, scouting or other group, or a company fun event – we provide an entertaining racing party that is fun for all ages!


In addition to our racing program we provide the track, cars, and controllers that are available to rent, the perfect addition to any party.