6 big bargains from the 2018 Amelia Island auctions


Amelia Island is simply not the place to buy cheap collector cars. Despite a shortage of seven-figure consignments this year, the average sale price was still $240,794, which is hardly within reach for the average Joe. Even so, there are cars that slip through the cracks at any auction event, and a few tempting bargains sold at Amelia this year among the flood of high-priced Porsches.

This is a companion discussion topic for the original entry at https://www.hagerty.com/articles-videos/articles/2018/03/12/6-bargains-from-the-2018-amelia-island-auctions


The Elan seems like a real bargain if it is half as nice as it looks. Even though I’m a Porsche guy, I have a soft spot for British roadsters and that Elan would have been very tempting especially at that price!