Posted by Huwbot,
Today's random set is 8216 Turbo 1, released in 1997. It's one of 15 Technic sets produced that year. It contains 97 pieces, and its retail price was US$10.
It's owned by 1172 Brickset members. If you want to add it to your collection you might find it for sale at BrickLink or eBay.