More than 24,000 car models line up to set new record

Ever wonder what it takes to get into the Guinness Book of World Records? Not much. Just a few more than 24,000 car models and space to line them up. A group of British volunteers did just that.

Of course, by “car models” we mean toy cars. The world record for the Longest Line of Toy Cars was set this holiday weekend by a group of volunteers in Britain, who snaked nearly two kilometers of cars around the building of the National Motor Museum in Beaulieu.

That’s 24,189 toy cars, for those counting.

You can read more about this on my writeup at

Aaron Turpen
An automotive enthusiast for most of his adult life, Aaron has worked in and around the industry in many ways. He is an accredited member of the Rocky Mountain Automotive Press (RMAP), the Midwest Automotive Media Association (MAMA), the Texas Auto Writers Association (TAWA), and freelances as a writer and journalist around the Web and in print. You can find his portfolio at