26 May 2012

5 Coolest Collectible Cars to Buy Now

When a man of a certain age buys a fire-engine-red Lamborghini, it brings to mind a particular word (one that begins with douche and ends with bag). But falling for the sexy curves of a 1962 Shelby Cobra—celebrating its 50th anniversary this year—is the act of a sophisticated man of taste. And this vintage ride is obtainable. While a first-edition Cobra can easily cost millions, a faithful re-creation by the original manufacturer is $145,000. It’s built from scratch around a tube-frame chassis and can hit 60 mph in 4.5 seconds. But you don’t care about all that—you just want to be seen

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