The first sets, brought out in 1965 by Ideal, were called 'torture tracks', for example, Dearborn Test Track, Alcan Highway Torture Track, etc. There was a variety of cars from the beginning. These were powered by AA batteries. The early cars had the option to free run on a floor, and their wheels could be placed in a variety of positions, allowing for circles, straight line racing, etc. Also, a pin could be installed on any car. This pin would engage the groove that ran down the center of each track.

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Doug - January 18, 2015

Does anybody know where to get replacement tires for motorific action highway trucks?
►reply: No idea if these are universal, but you could try this search: Motorific tires.