After admiring the steady 1963-71 SL value gains, let’s also remember its previous 15 years, 1986-2001. Long-term Pagoda SL owners (pre-2001) will never forget that sluggish gestation period while costs of their love got ahead of its resale value. If today’s heady prices have not washed the compelling Pagoda styling from of your dreams, the good news is there’s nearly zero reason why these gains will suddenly stop. Posted here is the latest SLML Price Trend report on the 1964-1971 “Pagoda” SL. These trademark reports will continue here, covering the most collectible models at least once annually.