Date: Wed, 01 Dec 2004 02:09:52 GMT From: "James Sweet" <jamessweetnospamail.com> Subject: Re: 900i Jubilee
> > Something really special will fetch nice money. A '93 Ruby (last of the > C900's) went for £4600 ($8700?) on EBay recently. > Saabs are high depreciators when new and that makes them great used > bargains. BMW's hold their prices better - every tit seems to want one... > > But yep in general used cars are cheap here - especially big cars. You can > pick up a '92 Jag XJ40 for 500 (and a whole heap of trouble, probably...) > > > I guess it's kinda the opposite here, domestic cars depreciate like mad, could probably pick up a '94 Lincoln luxury car for a couple grand in good shape, or a Taurus of the same year for $1300 but anything European, Saab, Volvo, BMW, Mercedes, etc, even the 80's stuff goes for $2k pretty regularly in nice (though not nessesarily mint) condition, mid 90's still fetch 5-10k or more.