Okay, just maybe a Saab 9-4X might turn out to be something rare a decade from now considering how few rolled off the assembly line before the Swedish automaker went belly-up. But we’re having a hard time believing that something from the final year of the Pontiac Aztek will ever count as having a “collector car” in your garage.
The reality is that there are an awful lot of different products on the market, and plenty more used vehicles you can choose from. So, if you were really interested in starting a hobby as a collector – and didn’t have a seven-figure nest egg to tap – where would you begin.
Luckily, we’ve got some friends in the right places, notably including McKeel Hagerty, the CEO of Hagerty Insurance, to lend some help. Don’t bother to question his bona fides. His firm is one of the largest in the business serving automotive collectors and that means he’s got the data to show what’s trending up.