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Car news | 24.07.2013 - 16:49

5 Reasons Why Vintage Cars are Still popular

When you look at a vintage car, you stop in awe of the sheer beauty of the car, its old world charm and classic design. This is the precise quality of vintage cars that makes them appealing to so many people.

When you look at a vintage car, you stop in awe of the sheer beauty of the car, its old world charm and classic design. This is the precise quality of vintage cars that makes them appealing to so many people. Though they belong to an era that’s faded in history, people love them so much and buy them even to this day.


Actually, the popularity of vintage cars has not dwindled. It has only increased. Every year hundreds of thousands of vintage cars are sold and some models are worth simply millions. An example of a famous personality who owns a lot of vintage cars is Jay Leno. He owns 300 vehicles belong to the vintage era. Here is a look at the top five reasons for the popularity of vintage cars


Stylish Look - Some of the vintage cars designs are really classic, beautiful and very appealing. You can find some stuff belonging to the older period here that you can never see around you anywhere else. If you are someone who loves the old world charm and likes to get antique collectibles, then getting vintage cars should be on the top of your list. Their quality designs are appealing and you will feel quite nostalgic when you drive them. Many of these cars have survived periods of war and calamity and are mementos of vehicles that have stood the test of time.


Great Investment – It may be hard to believe but it is true. Investing in a vintage car is like putting your money into a painting of a renowned renaissance artist. They are actually a very attractive form of investment. You can buy a classic vintage car that isn’t very usable, restore it carefully and then sell it off for two to three times its value. You can find popular vintage cars offered at a very high price in auctions and hence you can be sure that you are putting your money into a valuable form in buying them.


Enjoy A Classic Collection – An avid vintage car collector will have the best car models in this collection belonging to various periods. A collection of the best cars belonging to various periods can be shown off at a vintage car show where thousands of people will come and visit. They can be used to participate in a vintage car race and so on.


Restore The Look – Many people invest hundreds of thousands of dollars in vintage cars and restoration parts so that they look like new and have a pristine working condition. There is a  lot of pride in taking up such work because can get you a car that looks good, works well and which you can enjoy showing off.


Profitable Hobby – There are people who buy vintage cars and restore them to sell them off for a profit later. It is a lucrative hobby as there is a huge demand for these cars. There is a section of car investors who are keen in buying only such cars no matter what the price. Buying and selling of such car is a profitable hobby or business.

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Leighton Sherick is a classic car enthusiast and interested in Triumph Spitfire car racing. Leighton works as an operations manager at British Parts Northwest, supplies new parts for Triumph, MG, Jaguar, Austin Healey and other classic car models.
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