Even considering the cost of the storage? That space could have been used for 
some money making. To "tenderly" store the car you'd need climate control, 
humidity reduction etc to protect your investment, could get expensive...
The car wouldn't be drivable 30 years later, all the rubber would need 
replacing at the very least.
-Curt

      From: Andrew Strasfogel via Mercedes <mercedes@okiebenz.com>
 To: Mercedes Discussion List <mercedes@okiebenz.com> 
Cc: Andrew Strasfogel <astrasfo...@gmail.com>
 Sent: Thursday, December 1, 2016 3:40 PM
 Subject: Re: [MBZ] "84 300D eBay Auction
   
"As an investment".

Actually, if you bought pristine mid 60s 280SLs and Corvettes back in the
80s and garaged them tenderly, your rate of return by 2016 would exceed any
other asset class.

On Thu, Dec 1, 2016 at 3:13 PM, Dan--- via Mercedes <mercedes@okiebenz.com>
wrote:

> Agreed.  For that matter, I wouldn't want a garage queen anything. What
> fun is a car if you can't drive it?
>
> Dan
>
> Sent from my iPad
>
> > On Dec 1, 2016, at 2:46 PM, Andrew Strasfogel <astrasfo...@gmail.com>
> wrote:
> >
> > I was merely pointing out the criteria that make bidding on plebeian 123
> cars go beserk.  I would never want to own a 123 garage queen.
> >
> >> On Thu, Dec 1, 2016 at 2:30 PM, Dan--- via Mercedes <
> mercedes@okiebenz.com> wrote:
> >> I didn't question the amount - it's certainly a matter of whatever the
> market will bear - I just said I understood a lot of eBay auctions never
> get completed because the buyers can back out without consequence.
> >>
> >> More power to him if it works for him as a selling venue.
> >>
> >> Dan
> >>
> >> Sent from my iPad
> >>
> >> > On Dec 1, 2016, at 2:15 PM, Andrew Strasfogel <astrasfo...@gmail.com>
> wrote:
> >> >
> >> > One owner + leather + garaged + pretty color + low miles = high value.
> >> >
> >>
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