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Leno says Roadster to be future Collector Car

smorgasbord

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Jay Leno Says Buy These Cars If You Want Future Collector's Items

#4 on the list:

With so much controversy surrounding the release of the Tesla Model 3, it’s easy to forget about the company’s original two-seat sports car. That Tesla Roadster debuted in 2008 to plenty of acclaim and even more curiosity.

Reliability was a problem (if you can believe it), but it’s impossible to find anything quite like the Lotus-based, all-electric Roadster in automotive history. Even if Tesla creates the world’s quickest car with the new version, Jay Leno’s idea about early electric cars becoming valuable makes perfect sense here.
 

Icer

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Leno actually said " Mazda MX-5 Miata, the first generation Toyota Prius,
and electric cars from the past couple of decades."

So the headline/story on cheatsheet is misleading.
They basically made up that list.

But Roadster seems to be an obvious one.
I really like the first Insight too.
 
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