Retropathy. It certainly is contagious...

 

retropath |ˈretrō|ˌpaTH|
noun
a person ‘suffering‘ from chronic longing for old and well engineered things that are nice to look at, to touch, to use and give an overall pleasurable experience

retropath |ˈretrō|ˌpaTH|
noun
a person who practices retropathy.
ORIGIN mid 21th cent.: from German Retropath

retropathy |ˈretrō|ˌpəTHē|
noun
a branch of (automotive) practice that emphasizes the treatment of technical disorders through the reproduction and application of the parts, techniques and repair of well engineered products.