The rarer the object, the more it’s worth. Right? It makes sense in a world where we value exclusivity so highly. And rarity rules in the collector car arena, otherwise the popular Volkswagen Beetles and Model T Fords would be valued similarly to Duesenbergs or Ferraris.
This is a companion discussion topic for the original entry at https://www.hagerty.com/articles-videos/articles/2018/02/27/comparing-the-continental-to-the-thunderbird