My Car Quest

October 21, 2014

Is The Car Collecting Culture Becoming More Like The Art Collecting Business?

Ferrari Testa Rossa

by Mike - This Post is part of our continuing discussion of the collector car market. The collector car auction market has grown very fast in recent years to become a billion dollar per year global market. This fast growth creates … [Read more...]

Why Collector Cars Are Valued And Why The Wealthy Will Always Want Them

Ferrari 275 GTB/4 NART Spider

by Raffi Minasian - There is no turning back. The collector car market has changed. Collector cars, formerly residing in the joyful and slow-paced purchase via rumination have become rapidly vaulted into wealthy investor portfolios and there is … [Read more...]

Are The Chinese Coming?

Mercedes 300SL Roadster

by Wallace Wyss Don't get worried, I'm not talking about the Chinese army, I'm talking about Chinese collectors. I didn't realize that they could be a force in the car collector market until I read the recent very lavish book called Porsche … [Read more...]

The Collector Car Market Today – Part Two

Mercedes 300SL Roadster

by Mike - Part One is at this link. Owners of a collector car valued in the $1 million to $5 million USD probably own many cars although maybe only one at $5 million and the individual values may vary quite a bit and go below $1 million for a … [Read more...]

My Thoughts On The Collector Car Market Today – Part One

Ferrari 275 GTB/4 NART Spider

by Mike - There has been much speculation lately about the health and future prospects of the collector car market. We have seen many records broken consistently over the past few years. The market is not homogenous, however, the very high end … [Read more...]

The Ferrari 250 LM Sells For 67% More Than The Ford GT40 Roadster – Is That A Surprise?

1964 Ferrari 250 LM

by Mike - These two very interesting cars were auctioned by RM recently in Monterey. The Ferrari 250 LM sold for 67% more than the Ford GT40 Roadster. Below are the summaries from the RM catalog of each car, the photos are mine from the RM … [Read more...]

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