How Diecast Cars Sparked Peter Brock’s Lifelong Love of the Automobile

As kids, playing with real cars was pretty far outside of our reach. What to do, then, to satisfy those cravings for all things automotive?

Like us, you probably turned to collecting die-cast cars from brands like Hot Wheels and Matchbox. As you got older, you may have even purchased more complex models to build yourself.

Peter Brock's lifelong love of cars began much the same way. He may not remember his first die-cast car, but he does recognize the influence these toys have had on his automotive career and his interest in car design.

Read about how the simple die-cast car inspired Peter Brock's life and career, in his own words, over on Classic Motorsports.

Also, what's your most prized die-cast or model car?

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