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Jack Odell, R.I.P.

A giant has left us and we didn't find out until today. Earlier this month, Jack Odell passed away at the age of 87. If you're reading this site, Mr. Odell likely touched your life via his best-known creation, the Matchbox car. When we get back home tonight, we're pulling out the RS 200 we bought in Dublin back in '87…

What's Your Favorite Car Toy?

I'll make a confession. While I no doubt owned Matchbox and Hot Wheels toys as a kid, I wasn't that into 'em. I loved cars of course, and seeing how we managed to spend so much time in Beverly Hills and Newport Beach when I was young, I could wander the streets with my car geek friend David while our folks finished…

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