Worlds Largest Model Car Collector
In 2011, Nabil "Billy" Karam set a world record of the largest collection of model cars with more than 10,000 models. In 2016, he again submitted to Guinness World Records with 600,000 people to be one of the world record owners.
Guinness World Records adjudicator Samer Khallouf flew Lebanon to recount Nabil Karam's collection of model cars and dioramas. After confirming the count he currently holds 37,777 toy cars and dioramas. In the video below filmed by Guinness, Nabil Karam explains his passion and obsession that kept him collecting scale modeled cars.
The avid collector also owns the largest collection of dioramas with 577 unique items. Billy also owns model sets depicting famous battles, including World War II's Battle of Bulge, and even some cartoon battle scenes from Asterix and Obelix.