Despite a stubborn rainstorm that delayed the start of the 59th running of the Folds of Honor QuikTrip 500 at Atlanta Motor Speedway, the dominant effort by Kevin Harvick and his No. 4 team was virtually unstoppable.
One of the No. 24 Jeff Gordon die-cast in the writer's collection.
The old saying that “things happen for a reason” could not be truer with how I got into NASCAR. All things considered, if it had not been for some die-cast cars that I collected during my childhood, it’s possible that I’d not know anything about the sport.
When it comes to sports fans who purchase collectables, NASCAR enthusiasts bask in the hobby of collecting die-cast replicas. In the case of race fans across the country, it was more like the United States of Die-Cast in 2017.