Luxury cars? They're terrific. Mint condition collectibles? Even better. Be that as it may, there's a simple truth that continually resonates throughout the car community: the most awesome cars are often among the cheapest out there.
Pick up a $2,500 once-classic clunker in need of a little work and it'll teach you about cars, mold you into a more well-rounded person, and potentially give you marketable skills.