Originally Posted by persian54
A 996 turbo is an old old car now. Maintenance is high, upkeep isn't cheap. You may get one for 50k, but expect to put aside a couple grand for repairs etc.
You can get them for less, but buying a 150k sports car for 40-50k doesn't mean that you're going to pay 40-50k car repair prices. Most people don't realize that and then have a heart attack when they see the repair bills.