Have you ever wondered where cars go to die? Well, usually they’re used for scrap metal. However, there are some cars that meet an early death in vehicle graveyards or where old cars are kept to be treasured for years to come. Some, however, have more nefarious stories behind them.
Check out the gallery below of the most fascinating car graveyards:
At the Dubai and Abu Dhabi airports, expensive luxury cars are being dumped and abandoned by the hundreds. Officials think that most of these cars are owned by expats who can no longer afford payments on the cars so they flee the country. Under Sharia law, the failure to pay a debt is a criminal offense – there are no protections against bankruptcy. In some cases, foreigners have been barred from leaving the country for offenses like missing a credit card payment or bouncing a check.