First Gear has been recognized as an innovative, world-class, top quality leader in the diecast replica custom imprinting and custom tooling business since its founding in 1992. Our product line expands far beyond diecast replicas. We now offer custom toys, building block sets and other novelty and promotional items.

We are a member of the Promotional Products Association International (PPAI #709930) and service a variety of promotional product companies worldwide.


Our accurately detailed, officially licensed vehicle models represent a wide range of manufacturers and well-known name brands. All feature the highest quality craftsmanship found in the collectible and premium markets. We offer custom packaging, custom tooling, order fulfillment, warehousing, e-commerce links and collateral for your promotional products.


The First Gear state-of-the-art office and warehouse facility is located in Peosta, Iowa with the latest order entry software, shipping technology, and in-house engineering, marketing and graphic design teams. Contact one of our courteous, helpful and professional in-house sales representatives to start your custom promotional program today. We look forward to the privilege of serving you in developing your own promotional program very soon.


Over thirty years, we have earned a reputation for quality, service and dependability that has made us the first choice for businesses, organizations and charitable groups world-wide when they are in need of superior quality custom premiums and promotional items with lasting value. 

First Gear authentic collectibles are also a top choice among avid and meticulous collectors world-wide. Check out our Product Store for several examples.