If you’ve heard of nostalgia car show Radwood or regularly dive into the internet hole that is Bring a Trailer, you may have noticed that 1980s and ’90s cars are starting to gain momentum in the collector car market. And it’s not just cars that we knew would be collectible, like Italian exotics or the Porsche 911, it’s everything from hot Honda Civics to Fox-body Mustangs. This is partly a generational movement as Gen X and Millennial buyers start buying their childhood dream cars. But it’s also good news for people who love driving: More cars getting love from owners means more will be around for years to come.
This is a companion discussion topic for the original entry at https://www.hagerty.com/articles-videos/articles/2019/01/23/80s-and-90s-cars-sell-big-at-scottsdale-2019