Fancy a luxurious, stylish £100,000 sporting GT with a thundering 500hp supercharged V8 engine? Good news! You can have one for just £10,000! No secret certain luxury cars can depreciate like stones once their moment has passed. But to find the Mercedes SL55 AMG at this kind of level caught even a dedicated classifieds browser like myself off guard.
Dan Trent: SL55 AMG – fast road to ruin or bargain of the century?
Exposure to a Performance Car review of the Lamborghini Countach 5000QV at an impressionable age set Dan Trent on course for a life-long obsession with cars. Immersion in the world of used car temptation with a spell as editor of PistonHeads.com only sealed the deal, compulsive online tyre-kicking now a daily ritual. He’s still some way off that Countach though.