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About Model Cars

Zipping through the sunny streets of Miami, a Chevy Dodge Challenger carries a group of happy teens to the beach. Those days may be gone, but you can bring them back to life with model cars. eBay sellers offer model cars depicting a wide range of historic vehicles. Model car kits were all the rage in the 1950s. Some collectors left their kits untouched, giving you the chance to experience this golden-era pastime. Fast forward to the 1970s when pre-built model cars reached the height of popularity, allowing automobile enthusiasts to own and display miniature copies of the rare vehicles they loved. You can also buy model versions of buses, bikes, and even vans. Today, model cars may represent vehicles that are no longer in production, animated cars you see on screen, or even fantasy models that the manufacturing world has not yet made.