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Should You Consider Buying Cars As An Investment

By   April 2, 2017

Porsche 912 Targa

Porsche 912 Targa

We love cars, but are they a good investment? Should you dump your stock portfolio and plan to use classic cars for your retirement? Why do so many wealthy people invest in cars? These questions and questions like them are all over the internet, but is it a good idea to buy an automobile now to hope you can sell it for a large profit at a later date?

The answer to if cars are a good investment is more complex than it may first appear. We know that with a few exceptions a modern car will keep depreciating for about 30 years and in some cases longer. However, normally after this depreciation values will start to stabilize and then follow an upward trend.

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Porsche And Ferrari Rivals Documentary

By   January 6, 2017

Porsche and Ferrari

Porsche and Ferrari

Porsche and Ferrari are rivals, but how did it get to be that way? Most models are marketed to different segments, but from a performance stand point they are extremely comparable. We have made this documentary style video that covers the history of the two makes and just how they became rivals.

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5 Cheapest Ferraris

By   July 26, 2016

5 Cheap Ferraris

5 Affordable Ferraris

Many of us dream of owning a Ferrari. More than just about any other manufacture a car with the prancing horse lets others know that you have made it. The problem is most of us don’t have at least $200,000 to spend on a car. Is it possible to get into a car from the Italian sports car maker for an affordable price? Is there such a thing as a cheap Ferrari?

The answer is yes, yes there is. However there is a bit of a catch, which we will talk about later. Before we get into the negatives, let’s look at 5 of the more affordable Ferrari options on the used market that won’t cost you about the same as a house (depending on where you live).

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Mecum Anaheim Classic And Collector Car Auction Takes In Over $13 Million

By   November 19, 2015

Ford GT

A 2005 Ford GT was the Top Seller at Anaheim Auction

Just a few days ago (November 12th – 14th) Mecum had their classic and collector car auction in Anaheim, California. The auction was very successful and saw 416 cars sold which totaled $13,853,225 in sales.

The auction featured some wonderful foreign and domestic automobiles. The top seller was a 2005 Ford GT that sold for $270,000. That’s not bad for a car that just 10 years ago sold new for $149,995. Keep an eye on these Ford GT prices as now may be the time to buy before prices skyrocket (they are already high, but at this rate they could double in just a few years time).

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How Much Are Ferrari 308 GTB / GTS Service Costs?

By   November 14, 2015

Ferrari 308 GTB

Ferrari 308 GTB

Owning a Ferrari is the dream of many sports car enthusiasts. The prancing horse is one of the few badges that say that you have really made it.

Even though most Ferraris are very expensive to purchase one on the used market you can get an affordable car from the Italian performance car maker (at least affordable by Ferrari standards). One model that is more attainable is the 308 GTB / GTS (the GTB is the hard top Berlinetta and the GTS is the targa top). But just because they can be found for under $60,000 (some examples can cost around $30,000 or less, but those will take some searching to find) doesn’t mean you can afford one.

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