You know the old adage “One man’s trash is another man’s treasure?” Well, this rusty old Dodge just took that to the next level because it could be worth $180,000. Pretty good return on investment for a car that cost $3,993 brand new.

1969 Dodge Daytona

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That’s right. When this 1969 Dodge Daytona goes to auction next month with Mecum, it is expected to fetch anywhere between $150,000 to $180,000, according to duPont Registry.

That’s because this hunk of American steel discovered in a Wisconsin barn is a super-rare muscle car, of which only 503 were ever built. Read more…

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This super rare Dodge found rusting in a barn could be worth $180,000