Tag: Used Cars

7K-Mile Mercedes SLS AMG Roadster Is The Perfect Trophy Car

It’s not often that the convertible version of a supercar becomes the more sensible-looking option, yet that’s always been the case with the Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG Roadster. Unlike the SLS AMG Coupe, the Roadster came with conventional doors so as to accommodate the three-layered fabric soft top. Go for the right color, and this car […]

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Rare Rides: The Unique Looking 1955 Nash Statesman

<img data-attachment-id="1715034" data-permalink="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2020/03/rare-rides-the-unique-looking-1955-nash-statesman/1955-nash-statesman-special-1/" data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/1955-nash-statesman-special-1.jpg" data-orig-size="790,526" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"0"}" data-image-title="1955-nash-statesman-special (1)" data-image-description=" https://classiccars.com/listings/view/1218254/1955-nash-statesman-for-sale-in-kentwood-michigan-49512 ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/1955-nash-statesman-special-1-450×300.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/1955-nash-statesman-special-1-610×406.jpg” class=”aligncenter wp-image-1715034 size-large” src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/1955-nash-statesman-special-1-610×406.jpg” alt width=”610″ height=”406″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/1955-nash-statesman-special-1-610×406.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/1955-nash-statesman-special-1-75×50.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/1955-nash-statesman-special-1-450×300.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/1955-nash-statesman-special-1-768×511.jpg 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/1955-nash-statesman-special-1-120×80.jpg 120w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/1955-nash-statesman-special-1.jpg 790w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”>About a year ago Rare Rides featured its first Nash, the tiny Metropolitan. Today we take a look at […]

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Very Rare Porsche 993 GT2 Is (Literally) Worth A Million Dollars

A jaw-dropping 1996 Porsche 911 GT2 is currently up for sale through RM Sotheby’s online auction site. Pre-auction estimates suggest it could sell for between $950,000 and $1.1 million when the sale ends on March 28. The 993-generation 911 GT2 was the first and is perhaps most iconic iteration of the hardcore ‘GT2’ model and […]

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Can’t Wait For The Onslaught Of Electric Pickups? Buy This 2000 Ford Ranger EV Instead

Electric pickups seem like the hottest new commodity as Bollinger, Ford, GM, Rivian, Lordstown and Tesla are all working on one. However, electric trucks are far from new and Ford was offering an electric Ranger as recently as 2002. The one we’re looking at today is from 2000 and it recently surfaced on eBay with […]

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QOTD: Youthful Recollections of Superbly Disappointing Automobiles?

<img data-attachment-id="1289177" data-permalink="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/02/junkyard-find-1986-oldsmobile-cutlass-ciera-brougham/07-1986-oldsmobile-cutlass-ciera-in-california-junkyard-murilee-martin/" data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/02/07-1986-Oldsmobile-Cutlass-Ciera-in-California-junkyard-©-Murilee-Martin.jpg" data-orig-size="1600,899" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"0"}" data-image-title="1986 Oldsmobile Cutlass Ciera Brougham emblem in California junkyard" data-image-description=" 1986 Oldsmobile Cutlass Ciera Brougham emblem in California junkyard – © 2016 Murilee Martin/The Truth About Cars ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/02/07-1986-Oldsmobile-Cutlass-Ciera-in-California-junkyard-©-Murilee-Martin-450×253.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/02/07-1986-Oldsmobile-Cutlass-Ciera-in-California-junkyard-©-Murilee-Martin-610×343.jpg” class=”aligncenter wp-image-1289177 size-large” src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/02/07-1986-Oldsmobile-Cutlass-Ciera-in-California-junkyard-©-Murilee-Martin-610×343.jpg” alt=”1986 Oldsmobile Cutlass Ciera Brougham emblem in California junkyard – © 2016 Murilee Martin/The […]

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Yes, You Can Buy An Exotic Supercar For Less Than A 2020 Corvette C8 – But Don’t

If you live in the United States, the 2020 Corvette C8 is a bargain as pricing starts at $59,995. Even in base form, America’s new mid-engine sports car comes with a 6.2-liter naturally-aspirated V8 pushing out 490 HP and 465 lb-ft. Add the $5,000 Z51 package, and you get 495 hp and 470 lb-ft of […]

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1989 Mercedes 560 SEC 6.0 AMG Widebody Is Intimidating And So Is Its Price

The Mercedes-Benz 560 SEC Widebody has got to be one of the most iconic AMG creations of the 1980s. Based on the Mercedes’ biggest and most expensive coupe, the 560 SEC AMG 6.0 Widebody was the ultimate in luxury, performance and exclusivity with a three-pointed star. Built at a time when AMG was still an […]

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Rare Rides: The Shocking 2002 Ford Ranger Thunderbolt

<img data-attachment-id="1714644" data-permalink="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2020/03/rare-rides-the-shocking-2002-ford-ranger-thunderbolt/00a0a_58so3cqgu6i_1200x900/" data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/00a0a_58sO3CQGU6i_1200x900.jpg" data-orig-size="1200,900" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"0"}" data-image-title="2002 Ford Ranger Thunderbolt" data-image-description=" https://miami.craigslist.org/brw/cto/d/fort-lauderdale-rare-ford-ranger/7096982508.html ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/00a0a_58sO3CQGU6i_1200x900-450×338.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/00a0a_58sO3CQGU6i_1200x900-610×458.jpg” class=”aligncenter wp-image-1714644 size-large” src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/00a0a_58sO3CQGU6i_1200x900-610×458.jpg” alt width=”610″ height=”458″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/00a0a_58sO3CQGU6i_1200x900-610×458.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/00a0a_58sO3CQGU6i_1200x900-75×56.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/00a0a_58sO3CQGU6i_1200x900-450×338.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/00a0a_58sO3CQGU6i_1200x900-768×576.jpg 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/00a0a_58sO3CQGU6i_1200x900-120×90.jpg 120w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/00a0a_58sO3CQGU6i_1200x900-800×600.jpg 800w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/00a0a_58sO3CQGU6i_1200x900.jpg 1200w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”>Rare Rides previously featured the weather-inspired SVT Lightning, an effort that saw Ford add a […]

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Stunning 1963 Corvette Split-Window Restomod Will Have Checking Your Accounts

<!––> <!––> A restomod 1963 Chevrolet Corvette Split-Window will be auctioned off by Barrett-Jackson during its Palm Beach, Florida event, running from October 15-17. That could be enough time to get your finances together (well, that’s if the fallout from the Coronavirus outbreak doesn’t get the better of us by then). This particular Corvette Split-Window […]

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Someone Paid Over $40k In 2008 For This Challenger SRT8 Only To Sell It To You Brand New For $27k After 12 Years

The 2020 Dodge Challenger comes in 9 different specs, priced between $28,095 and $77,945, but if you know where to look, you could land a very good V8-powered used example for less. The one featured here was is a 2008 Challenger SRT8 First Edition with only 15 miles (24 km) on the clock. Yes, that’s […]

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This Is Getting Ridiculous: Brabus B35S Mercedes-AMG A35 Costs Almost $90,000!

Rest assured, that’s not a typo in the title, as Brabus is asking €79,500 (including tax) for the tuned Mercedes-AMG A35, which equals to around $88,400 at current exchange rates. Paying that much on the German hot hatch won’t make you king of the hill either, because despite the whopping asking price, it’s still less […]

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Special Edition 1989 Pontiac Trans Am Turbo Invites You To Get Your Groove On

If you agree that not all Trans Am models need to be KITT replicas, then you might appreciate reading about this special edition 1989 Firebird, getting auctioned off with 19,000 miles (30,577 km) on the clock. According to its Bring a Trailer ad, the car is one of 1,555 20th Anniversary Pace Car edition Firebird […]

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Go 5-O In A 5.0: Manual 1989 Ford Mustang SSP Used By Canadian Police Up For Sale

A rare 1989 Ford Mustang SSP patrol car used by the Royal Canadian Mounted Police will be auctioned off by Mecum at its Indy 2020 event running from May 12-17. Ford built the ‘Special Service Package’ (SSP) version of the Fox Body 5.0 Mustang for a number of police departments and government agencies including the […]

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