These Classic Cars Are Affordable and Fun
Many auto lovers who invest in classic cars want to enjoy them every day but don’t believe that’s possible. However, there are a number of classics that look cool and are fairly inexpensive to buy and maintain, meaning you won’t feel bad using them as your daily driver. Remember the U.S. News & World Report’s tips about investing in classic cars, then consider these 10 classics that you can use every day.
No classic car list would be complete without the Chevrolet Corvette. Known as one of the most iconic cars in American history, the classic ‘Vette is one of the most collectable vehicles in the country. Prices for the ‘60s classics range from around $20,000 to nearly $125,000. However, you could get a good-condition 1978 Silver Anniversary coupe for $6,000 to $28,300.
Mercedes-Benz produces incredibly well-engineered, reliable, and impressive vehicles. But did you know that W123 models – the older sibling of the E-Class from the ‘70s and mid-‘80s – are still used in parts of Africa and the Middle East? Find a sedan, coupe, or wagon, and you’ll have a classic, reliable ride. Prices on the W123 range from about $5,000 to $15,000.