I get occasional updates from an auction house where I registered as a bidder a while back. I was looking for a cheap beater from a municipal auction.

Little did I know that wasn’t going to happen. Here in Charlotte, at least the last time I went, beater 2001 Cavaliers were going for dealer retail prices ($3400 with 100k miles). At auction. Seriously.

Anyway, they sent me this:

Which contains these:



That gray ‘86 has a bonus:

And finally:


All the Brit Kitties are said to run, but each has some small problem in the description. If I could get one of the XJS convertibles for under $1500 I would tell my wife she’s getting a JAAAAAAG. But I know that won’t happen so I won’t bother.