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$1 Million Worth of Hot Wheels

from Inside Hook

SO THAT’S WHAT A $1 MILLION HOT WHEELS COLLECTION LOOKS LIKE

Got a Pink VW Bus in the attic? Call your banker.

BY EVAN BLEIER

From Michael Jordan rookie cards to first-run issues of Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, we’ve all heard horror stories of parents tossing out valuable collectibles during impromptu attic cleanses.

For Bruce Pascal, a real-estate agent who started collecting Hot Wheels in 1968 when he was seven, that was never an issue. You see, his folks also collect car-related items — in fact, they’ve got about 10,000 of ‘em.

Their love of cars allowed Pascal’s own love of Mattel miniatures to flourish, and he now has a Hot Wheels collection that numbers more than 5,000 pieces and is valued at more than $1 million.

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Posted on November 17, 2016 by Editor

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