We work, learn and play on the Internet. A recent Hagerty customer survey showed that collectors increasingly turn to the Internet to buy and sell cars and parts. A substantial 18.3 percent of respondents who purchased a car during the past 12 months reported buying through eBay, while 16.6 percent sold cars through the web auction giant. When it came to buying parts, collectors were far more reliant on the Internet. A full 40 percent of respondents found the Internet to be the most reliable parts source – split evenly between those who used eBay and collectors who favored other sites.
This is a companion discussion topic for the original entry at https://www.hagerty.com/articles-videos/articles/2006/03/10/the-worlds-cyber-swap-meet