Message Font: Serif | Sans-Serif
No. of Recommendations: 0
I need some opinions on adding a second car to the family. I want a car for me, one that I can take out on the weekends and wring out a little, one I can play around with a little, show off a little, one that will not explode itself or my bank account.

From time to time, I've looked at various VW GTIs, some old, dead Camaros, Corvettes, Mercedes Benz SLs and Porsches from the 1970s and 1980s and even a DeLorean or two.

I don't need this car. It's just for fun and now and then taking me to work if our "real" car is in the shop or something. I'm just looking for something that's hugely fun and hardly expensive at all. So, what's the best bargain out there, factoring in all of the various expenses like fuel economy, depreciation or collectibility, insurance, parts and service and so on?

Print the post  


Disclaimer - Please Read
A message about professional advice.
When Life Gives You Lemons
We all have had hardships and made poor decisions. The important thing is how we respond and grow. Read the story of a Fool who started from nothing, and looks to gain everything.
Contact Us
Contact Customer Service and other Fool departments here.
Work for Fools?
Winner of the Washingtonian great places to work, and Glassdoor #1 Company to Work For 2015! Have access to all of TMF's online and email products for FREE, and be paid for your contributions to TMF! Click the link and start your Fool career.