While eBay might be full of useless crap, there are also some gems, like rare exotic cars that you just don't see everyday. Here's a selection of great ones that you should take a look at.
With only 351 examples built, the Toyota 2000GT is an incredibly rare sight, which makes finding one for sale a pleasant surprise. This one is an even rarer . Yours for $900,000.
This isn't just a silly livery; this 911 was . The Dutch "Rijkspolitie" famously used Porsches—first 356 Cabriolets, later 911 Targas—as highway patrol vehicles. This one looks to be in great shape, with all of the original police kit, and a $175,000 asking price.
You still see cars like this on the road, but it's not that often that they're this clean. has been fastidiously maintained since it was new, and it has to be the nicest in existence. Yours for $20,000.
We've featured Countaches here before, but this is an especially neat example. —considered to be one of the best of the range—that was shown at the Paris Motor Show in 1983. In 2014, it was given a full restoration, and it's listed for $470,000.
Here's available for $90,000. It was built for the SCCA World Challenge series, but it'd make a hell of a track car today.
Some people find the Alfa Romeo Sprint Zagato (S.Z.) ugly, which earned it the nickname "Il Monstro." Its chassis was based on an Alfa Group A touring car, with a sonorous V6 and fascinating bodywork by Zagato. at just under $80,000, which is lower than what we've seen other S.Z.s listed for.
This is a slightly bizarre find, and not just because it's a Panoz. It's claimed to be of 75 built and it carries a $700,000 asking price. The is available for $45,000.
These tiny vans are very common in Japan, but they're only now being imported into the US under NHTSA's 25-year rule. It's equipped with a 38-hp 666cc three-cylinder and a four-speed manual. It's tiny, but genuinely practical, with lots of room for passengers or cargo, and with a $7500 asking price.
costs nearly as much as a brand-new V8-powered S-Class, but it offers style that the new car can't match. The interior looks especially gorgeous, with its figured wood trim, and the seller says there are no leaks in its wildly complex hydraulic system. It has a $100,000 asking price.
Here's a remarkably clean find from Toyota's early days in the US market, a 1969 Corona Coupe. It's equipped with Toyota's optional, amazingly named "Toyoglide" three-speed automatic transmission, and comes with extensive documentation. It's yours for .
The GTX 600 seems to be a sort of McLaren F1 GTR replica with slightly different styling and eight missing cylinders. According to the ad's description, the GTX's 2.2-liter four cylinder engine makes 600 horsepower and revs to 8800 rpm. So if you're into the F1 but don't want to drop eight figures on one, this might be the car to get. Find it here with an asking price of $.
This 2013 G37 was fitted with a completely custom fiberglass body and made to look like a supercar. It's been featured in the Need for Speed movie and, more recently, Pitbull's "" music video. Find it here for just under .
According to the seller, this '06 Ultima is one of just seven in the US, equipped with a 720-horsepower V8. Judging by its small size and obvious aero, we have a feeling this would make one hell of a track car. Check it out here for .
This massive beast of a vehicle is called the Terradyne Gurkha, and it's one of just two in existence. Built off a 2012 Ford F550 XL, it features a 6.7-liter turbodiesel V8, Level 7 ballistic protection and 50 caliber armored protection. If you're planning on surviving an apocalypse any time soon, find it here for .
The Periscopo was one of the earliest Countaches to come out of Sant'Agata, devoid of the later cars' flared fenders, massive tires, and gigantic rear wing. Some may not like its styling, but others put it on a pedestal. Find it here with an asking price of .
The Camel Trophy was a series of races held starting in the 1980s that pitted teams of 4x4s against each other as they attempted to cross treacherous terrain for a chance at victory. Thanks to the hardships suffered by the trucks throughout the competition, you wouldn't want to own one of the actual Camel Trophy Defenders. Luckily, this sweet looking replica .
According to the seller, this 7-Series is the exact car rapper Tupac Shakur was fatally shot in while in Las Vegas in 1996. The car has since been restored to its original state, and is now being offered at a staggering .
This 1963 Ford Econoline van took two years to convert into a full-on replica of the "Mystery Machine" van from the Scooby-Doo cartoon television series. It looks well-constructed, and would make any Scooby-Doo fan happy to own. Find it here with a starting bid of .
It's not often you find a real, honest-to-goodness Lancia Stratos road car for sale anywhere. Lancia only made a few hundred examples to satisfy Group 4 rally homologation rules, so they're highly desirable. That explains the seller's starting price, then.
The GTM is a mid-engine kit-car built to accept a Chevrolet V8 engine and the transaxle from a Porsche 911. This particular example uses an LS1 from a 2002 Corvette, and looks pretty sweet. The seller is asking exactly .
The Italian-built Laforza SUV might be the most obscure, un-extraordinary car in existence. Its design doesn't particularly stand out (aside from that neat little hood scoop), but over the years, it's developed a devoted following. Find it here for .
Classic British machinery is something that's hard to resist, as this lovely Jenson Interceptor will now prove. This example is a rare left-hand drive model, and seems to be in impeccable condition. At an asking price of , it's hard to say no to.
If you're into Soviet-era Eastern European metal, this might be your ticket to paradise. This cute orange 1100p economy box seems to be in immaculate condition, with a full service history from new, according to the seller. It's sitting in Poland right now with a price tag of .
This fully custom (yet somehow street-legal) three-rotor track car was apparently built by a specialty shop in Michigan, and features a whole bunch of track-ready features and high-level performance upgrades. It's currently sitting at with reserve not met.
Usually, when you hear the name Panoz, you think of racing cars. Well, they make road cars, too, and this is one of them. This '01 Esperante is a V8-powered rear-wheel drive two-seat convertible perfect for your weekend getaways. And , it's not too expensive either.
The CitiCar was a neat-looking electric-powered micro two-seater with a range of about 50 miles per charge. Only 4444 were produced, and according to the seller, less than 100 remain operational. sits at a price of $3500 with no reserve.
We're honestly not sure what to make of this one. According to the seller, it's a fully custom "concept" built from the ground up using the engine from a "V6" Porsche connected to an automatic transmission. The car, while immensely strange, does seem street legal, judging by a single on-road picture. The seller is asking .
If you thought V10-engined, six-speed Ram trucks weren't rare enough, boy have we got the thing for you. This particular SRT-10 is a Viper Club of America Edition, of which only 50 exist. This car is number 24 in the production line. The price? A cool .
The Forward Control is arguably one of the weirdest (and coolest) Jeeps to come to market. It has a truck-style over-engine cabin, and looks like no other passenger truck around. is going for $19,900, which to us, seems like a bargain for the discerning Jeep collector.
Remember the Bricklin SV-1? It was a safety-minded Canadian sports car built in low numbers with a seriously devoted modern ownership following. just popped up for sale in Vermont with a current bid of $11,000 and no reserve.