South African dollar millionaires regularly buy vintage cars as investments, a recent report by AfrAsia Bank and New World Wealth found. 

And they are willing to pay the prices of up to R289 million that such cars now command.

The South Africa Wealth Report found that the price of vintage cars rose by a 160% the past ten years.

This means vintage cars are globally one the best performing investments. 

These are some of the cars that the extremely rich in South Africa have bought or want in their collections.

Ferrari 250 GTO 

Average selling price: R289 million ($24 million)  

Decade produced: 1960s 


Ferrari 250 GT California Spider                  

Average selling price: R289 million ($20 million)  

Decade produced: 1960s 


Ferrari 250 Testa Rossa            

Average selling price: R217 million ($18 million)  

Decade produced: 1950s 


Bugatti Type 41 Royale

Average selling price: R193 million ($16 million)  

Decade produced: 1930s   

 

Porsche 917                

Average selling price: R120.7 million ($10 million)  

Decade produced: 1970s    


Ferrari 166 Barchetta                    

Average selling price: R108.6 million ($9 million)  

Decade produced: 1950s

A Ferrari 166 S (Supplied: Wikipedia)
 

McLaren F1            

Average selling price: R million ($8 million)  

Decade produced: 1990s


Porsche 550 Spyder

Average selling price: R 24 million ($2 million)  

Decade produced: 1950s 


Mercedes Gullwing 300s

Average selling price: R21.6 million ($1.8 million)  

Decade produced: 1950s


Porsche 959

Average selling price: R18 million ($1.5 million)  

Decade produced: 1980s


Aston Martin DB4

Average selling price: R16.8 million ($1.4 million)  

Decade produced: 1950s


Aston Martin DB5

Average selling price: R13.2 million ($1.1 million)  

Decade produced: 1960s


Ferrari F40

Average selling price: R12 million ($1 million)  

Decade produced: 1990s


Lamborghini Miura

Average selling price: R9.6 million ($800 000)  

Decade produced: 1970s


Lamborghini Countach

Average selling price: R6 million ($500 000)  

Decade produced: 1980s


Jaguar E Type

Average selling price: R3.6 million ($300 000)  

Decade produced: 1960s


Ferrari Dino

Average selling price: R3.1 million ($260 000)  

Decade produced: 1970s


Porsche 911

Average selling price: R1.5 million ($130 000)  

Decade produced: 1960s

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