In 2008, LEGO released 3 Advanced Models sets across 3 subthemes, all of these sets have been retired. Subthemes for that year included Buildings, Modular Buildings, and Vehicles. For that year, the total price of all retail sets cost $570, today those sets are valued around $3,368, a growth of 591%.
Most valuable 2008 LEGO Advanced Models set
10185 Green Grocer $1,633.57
Largest 2008 LEGO Advanced Models set
10189 Taj Mahal 5,922 pieces
Theme / Subtheme Advanced Models / Modular Buildings
Year 2008
Pieces / Minifigs 2,352 / 4
Availability Retired
10185 LEGO Green Grocer
Retail $149.99
Value $1,633.57
Growth  989.1%
Annual growth 19.2%
Theme / Subtheme Advanced Models / Vehicles
Year 2008
Pieces 1,626
Availability Retired
10187 LEGO Volkswagen Beetle
Retail $119.99
Value $784.33
Growth  553.7%
Annual growth 9.4%
Theme / Subtheme Advanced Models / Buildings
Year 2008
Pieces 5,922
Availability Retired
10189 LEGO Taj Mahal
Retail $299.99
Value $950.03
Growth  216.7%
Annual growth 6.9%