Here are the Top 25 greatest sales of 2018.
There are definitely a few suprises in this comprehensive list.
There was something for everyone at Monza last month.
Yes, Group B Audi Quattro's, Lancia 037's, Ford RS200's, Porsche RSR, Lancia Delta S4's were all there, along with some major drivers as well. Cars were driven on the F1 GP track layout, as well as meandering in and out of the adjacent forest, which made for a real Rally atmosphere.
500% return over 10 years for some Classic Car Investors
As we have always said and continue to demonstrate, the CORRECT Classic and Modern Classic Car purchases offer the greatest return on investment of any asset class. This news article by Tim Smith delves a little deeper. Call now to get the inside running on the next 42 Classic Car's to boom in value during 2019.
600 Mini's are to be assembled in one place, as a Guiness World Record is attempted.
On the 3rd of August, 2019, event organiser Brian Sankey hopes to have 600 Mini's collected together, to spell "Mini 60".
The Japanese sports car comes of age.
Fortunately we stocked up on plenty of MR2's 20 months ago, and so now we are sitting back as they boom in value. Despite the fact that the earlier AW11 has seen an en even greater rise, the later, more curvacious SW20 is picking up pace fast now. The time to buy was of course, 20 months ago !. Call us if you want to benefit from the Classic Car Industry, as it continues it's endless rise due to no more of these cars being made !. The car shown does have very high kms and many modifications, and so one can imagine what our very low km original cars are worth.
The Sydney Morning Herald has reported the fastest monthly drop since December, 2008
As we have predicted with such accuracy so many times (July the 15th, 2016, in 2017, July the 23rd, 2018 and November the 27th), property is about to fall rapidly, when all of the contributing factors that we previously mentioned in the previous news items, all combine. Fortunately, all of our work with Classic and Modern Classic Cars is also coming true !...........up, up and even further up.
Group B Rallying ended in 1986, and with it the chance to ever see the replacement for the awesome Quattro.
Group B Rallying was the fastest and most exciting era of Rallying of all time, up until recent times. It has taken 32 years to get close to replicating what was the ultimate form of motorsport between 1984 and 1986. If the new, enhanced rules for Group S had been allowed to run in 1987, we would have seen this lighter, shorter and faster car with a mid-engined layout, which would have broken the mould for Audi.
This is one special Lotus Cortina, having been driven by Jim Clark, Graham Hill, Jackie Ickx,and Sir John Whitmore
The car is also one of just three Group 5 works cars built by Lotus for the 1966 Saloon Car Championship, and carries the now legendary registration of PHK 614D
Our predictions from July the 15th, 2016, again in 2017 and once again on July the 23rd of 2018 have now come true.
In tonight's ABC 7.30 report, yet another part of our overall predictions (see our News Items on those dates) regarding the future of the Australian housing market has come to fruition. In this report, it is confirmed that 1.2 Million Interest Only loans are due to rollover into Interest and Principle exactly when we said that they would, in the months of October and November, 2018. Many will not be able to pay the increased Mortgage payments.
Classic Cars are the ONLY solid investment left !
From early soft-window Targa 911's through to GT3's...........
This Collection has something for almost every Porsche enthusiast.
As Range Rover Classic 2 doors continue to explode in price, here is a fantastic 1977 restoration for AU$220,000
Yes, as we all know Range Rover 2 doors are just going up every day, which is why we have so many of them. Now even the post 1976 examples are fetching great money.
Jaguar have a look at Rallying, with an F-Type !
This event appears only to have been for a bit of fun, or was it ?
$39,500 is the price for this great MKIII Supra.
Following in the footsteps of, and now joining the JZA80 Toyota Supra, is the less well known MA71, which was also a great car. Several of these great cars have sold amonst Collectors over the past 5 weeks for rapidly rising amounts.
Whilst select Japanese Classic Cars have become part of the mainstream boom in prices, it is still the "special" ones that receive all the attention.
The legendary Land Rover Series 1 just keeps on giving !.
This one is a very early (1949) "Lights behind the grille" Land Rover 80'', and has been fully restored. That said, it still surpasses the £50 and 60,000 ($92,000-$111,000) that we have seen previously.
The latest article in Money Magazine has hit the shelves, and is now on sale.
Mark Haybittle has given his views on the market over the past 12 months, as well as his predictions for what is coming next.