1983 Mercedes 380 SL, RED, Hard Top, Soft Top, AC, Leather Seats, New Tires and Battery, 8 cylinders. 86,483 Miles, $12,999. THIS VEHICLE IS PRICED BELOW THE NADA PRICE GUIDE BETWEEN THE AVERAGE RETAIL OF $20,000 AND THE HIGH RETAIL OF $29,200. OVERALL CONDITION I RATE AT ABOVE AVERAGE OR BETTER.
Here’s a car to consider when the talk turns to future classics, those vintage vehicles that are relatively unloved and inexpensive today but have a lot of possible upside in the future.
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The Pick of the Day is one of the agile, high-quality ‘gentleman’s cars’
Craig Jackson sees three trends emerging in the collector car and auction world in the next decade
All-new midsize sedan offers loads of content and superior drivability, but is somewhat lacking in engagement
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The Pick of the Day is a handsomely styled hardtop coupe powered by a V8
Look for these trends in the coming years, and speed some of them along