Model Perspective: Rolls-Royce Ghost

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A Ghost can easily waft past $400,000 with options. For its 2018 U.S. media test car, for example, Rolls held the line to about $394,000 by adding the Henley Inspiration design package ($44,350), rear theater with dual 9.2-inch screens ($8,800) and Rolls-Royce Bespoke Audio (just under $10,000).

Model Perspective: Ferrari SF90 Stradale

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Meet the latest piece of Ferrari history, its first plug-in hybrid. Teased in spy photos for months, the Ferrari SF90 broke cover at the end of May. With 986 horsepower, the DF90 Stradale is the marque’s most powerful road car ever.

Vintage Corner: Plymouth Hemi ’Cuda Convertible

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At Mecum’s Indianapolis auction on May 17, a 1970 Plymouth Hemi ’Cuda convertible, one of just 14 built, sold for $1.98m. This was not a surprise, nor was it a record. But it was still a showstopper, as Hemi ’Cuda convertibles sales have been for many years. If you aren’t familiar with the curious world of Hemi ’Cuda convertibles, $2m-$3.5m prices might seem a little bizarre for a car that sold for about $5,500 when new and was, at the time, shunned by muscle car buyers.