Our Terms of Service and Privacy Policy have changed.

By continuing to use this site, you are agreeing to the new Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.

Hagerty Insurance, a company that insures collectible automobiles, polled its customers to see which of today's cars collectors would want in the future.
Lotus Elise
Lotus Elise
The Elise is a low-volume, low-practicality sports car. In its own way, the tiny, low-riding Elise is as extreme as the Dodge Viper, which also made Hagerty Insurance's "Future collectibles" list.

The Elise is for the purist who wants the ultimate in a road-going race car. Like the Viper, it dispenses with niceties such as cupholders or any safety equipment not specifically required by law.

Unlike the Viper, the 4-cylinder Elise trades in lightness and agility rather than brute power. It also sells for about $43,000, making it a reasonably attainable extravagance.


FJ Cruiser

Mini Cooper

Lotus Elise

Dodge Viper

Acura NSX

Scion xB

Audi TT

Jaguar XK

Chrysler 300

Smart ForTwo
Story: Guessing at tomorrow's collector cars Collector car insurance company polls its customers to find out what collectors will want in 2027. (more)
Photos: Detroit Auto Show's best Picks, pans and analysis from Motor Trend, Consumer Reports and more. (more)
Chrysler shows off redesigned minivans The new minivan is not too surprising on the outside - the new part is on the inside. (more)