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Hey Joe, This was our first derby and my son won his den and took first place in the pack! He didn't lose a race all day! Thanks again for your help. - Randy, CA
We used your Flash car design and my son took 1st place in his Pinewood Derby! I followed your speed tips to the legal level and we won by a very slim margin. Thanks for the Help! - Ryan, TX
Our first ever Girl Scout Powder Puff Derby! She chose a bright yellow color, painted the driver’s outfit and used every last firebolt decal she could find.- MacKenzie, AL
Winning Tips and Hints
Tips & Hints
The best part of pinewood derby is designing a unique, cool car that you can call your own. Don't worry about aerodynamics because it is almost insignificant. We identify dozens of other speed tips in Winning Pinewood Derby Secrets that rank far above aerodynamics.
If you have a bad wheel and you don't have time to replace it, Raise that Wheel so it doesn't touch the track. Since it doesn't touch the track, it won't have any negative affect on your car's speed.
Winning Pinewood Derby Secrets contains all the tips you need to win your race. Updated annually with the latest tips and speed products, our book has proven results with 1000's of winners... but don't take our word for it! Read over 90 Customer Reviews and check out our Winners Gallery!