Typically, the answer was simple: Dad. But whether it was a bootlegging grandpa or convertible-driving grandma, our families had a tremendous influence on why we’re car folks. Toys, specifically those that cost 97 cents, also played an important role. And like me, some of you just can’t explain it – cars are an inborn passion.
This is a companion discussion topic for the original entry at https://www.hagerty.com/articles-videos/articles/2017/01/20/hooked-on-cars