The Best of Barn Find Hunter

Until you look, you never know what’s behind that barn door or under that tarp. Tom Cotter has been around the block, traversing all over the U.S. in search of long-forgotten treasures and fascinating, idiosyncratic owners. We’ve got a lot more coming in 2018, but before this year is out, here are Tom’s five best discoveries thus far. Enjoy!

5. 1954 Chevrolet Corvette (Numbers-matching engine) — $44,300-$137,000

4. 1967 Ford Country Squire 428 (1 of 1 with four-speed) — Est. $100,000

3. 1972 De Tomaso Pantera (330-hp V-8, 5766cc) — $56,000-$119,000

2. 1957 Porsche 356 Speedster (Numbers-matching survivor) — Sold for $341,000

1. 1952 Pegaso Z102 (1 of 85 built) — $785,000-$1,350,000