The signal that the world was ready to accept the Toyota 2000GT as an A-list collectible came from, of all places, Le Mans, France. At a Christies auction there, on July 8, 2006, a 2000GT sold for $225,998, nearly double what the cars had typically sold for. The market climbed steadily from there. The product of Toyota and Yamaha’s collaboration took a break during the Great Recession, but by 2014, a million dollars could be had for the right 2000GT.
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