Illustration for article titled Whats The Best Way To Turn Your Kid Into A Gearhead?

Gearheads aren't born, they're raised. What's the best way to turn your progeny, fumbling little fingers and all, into a car nut?


If you want to ensure that the fruit of your loins will be rebuilding carbs and burning rubber by high school, don't just buy him or her a little power wheel. Get your child to soup that sucker up, and do the wrenching with you simply helping. That's what this guy did with his five year old.


How'd you get started, and how will you get the next generation hooked on cars?

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