|Sold! Barrett-Jackson's 5000 Series Generates More Than $29.2 Million In Scottsdale|
| Original 1966 TV Batmobile Sells for $4.62 Million at The World's Greatest Collector Car Auctions™ and New World Records are Set January 19, 2013
•LOT #5037 The Original Batmobile is the highest selling car at the company's annual Scottsdale Auction
•LOT #5019 1947 Talbot-Lago T-26 Grand Sport sets a new world record for the model
•LOT #5034 1956 Chrysler Diablo Concept Convertible sets a new world record for Chrysler concept cars
Scottsdale, Ariz. (Jan. 20, 2013) – Barrett-Jackson Auction Company, The World's Greatest Collector Car Auctions™, announced today that its highly anticipated 5000 series, which featured more than 50 unique and rare automobiles, including the company's famed Salon Collection, generated more than $29.2 million at the company's iconic Scottsdale auction on January 19, 2013. The top seller within the group was the Original 1966 TV Batmobile (LOT #5037), which dazzled both collectors and fans as it crossed the stage, selling for $4.62 Million.
|ONE-OF-A-KIND 2015 DODGE CHALLENGER SRT HELLCAT VIN0001 TO BE AUCTIONED AT BARRETT-JACKSON LAS VEGAS◾Dodge to auction first production 2015 Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat, the fastest and most powerful muscle car ever, during Barrett-Jackson Las Vegas with all proceeds benefitting Opportunity Village|
◾Iconic one-of-one Challenger SRT Hellcat features Viper-exclusive Stryker Red paint, special Hellcat badging, specific VIN0001 documentation build package and additional one-of-a-kind memorabilia
◾Barrett-Jackson waves all bidding and consignment fees; 100 percent of sale price goes to charity
|Mecum Hits East Coast with 1,000 Collector Cars and Vintage Motorcycles in HarrisburgAuction Slated for July 24-27 at Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex and Expo Center |
Walworth, WI - July 9, 2014 -- Mecum Auctions, the largest collector car auction company in the world, will conduct its first-ever auction in Harrisburg this July 24-27 at the Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex and Expo Center with an estimated 1,000 collector cars expected to cross the auction block Thursday through Saturday and 200 motorcycles on Sunday.
Featured consignments include a well-docume....
|SHELBY AMERICAN TO ROLL SERIAL #1 BARRETT-JACKSON EDITION SHELBY GT ACROSS RENO BLOCKLAS VEGAS – July 9, 2014 – Shelby American, a wholly owned subsidiary of Carroll Shelby International, Inc. (CSBI:PK), will auction serial #1 of the Barrett-Jackson Edition Shelby GT at this year's Barrett-Jackson Reno-Tahoe auction, taking place from July 31 – Aug 2 in Reno, Nevada. The convertible muscle car, clad in black with red stripes, is slated to be sold before an international audience on Aug. 1 (Lot #725). This 2008 model year program was created by Shelby American, Barrett-Jac....|
|Mecum Raises The Bar In Seattle – $3.5 Million For 1971 Hemi 'Cuda ConvertibleRecord-Setting Sale for the Crown Jewel of Muscle Cars makes History in Emerald City|
Walworth, WI - June 17, 2014 -- With Mecum Auctions in town, downtown Seattle was electric this past weekend. The buzz around the Emerald City was Major League Baseball and major league muscle cars. As the Seattle Mariners battled the Yankees and Rangers next door at SafeCo Field, Mecum Auctions and collector car enthusiasts from around the region converged to the auction block at CenturyLink F....
|BARRETT-JACKSON CUP RETURNS TO THE 2ND ANNUAL HOT AUGUST NIGHTS AUCTION WITH MORE $100,000 IN PRIZESSCOTTSDALE, Ariz., (June 25, 2014) — Barrett-Jackson, The World's Greatest Collector Car Auctions™, is upping the ante when it comes to best in show competitions. Held in downtown Reno, the Barrett-Jackson Cup is back for the 2nd Annual Hot August Nights Auction, July 31-Aug. 2, with a prize purse north of $100,000 and growing. |
With the help of generous sponsors like General Motors, Ford, Sherwin Williams, Craftsman, Waterloo, Adam's Polish and more, the purse has more than doubled si....
|AUDI DEPLOYS INNOVATIVE COMMUNICATIONS ROBOTS TO STREAMLINE VEHICLE SERVICE VISITSAudi Robotic Telepresence (ART) is the first technology of its kind among automakers|
◾Communication device allows Audi Technical Assistance consultants to remotely diagnose vehicle problems
◾ART will improve service speed and accuracy for customers as well as reporting of technical topics to Audi factories
HERNDON, Va., Date 17, 2014 – Maintenance is part of any vehicle ownership experience, and streamlined service visits are crucial predictors of improved customer satisfaction. That....
|RON PRATTE SELECTS BARRETT-JACKSON TO SELL HIGHLY-ESTEEMED PRATTE COLLECTION AT SCOTTSDALE 2015 AUCTIONSCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (May 29, 2014) – Barrett-Jackson, The World's Greatest Collector Car AuctionsTM, is honored to be selected by world-class businessman and car collector Ron Pratte for the sale of his world-renowned collection at the Barrett-Jackson Scottsdale 2015 auction.|
Ron Pratte, a businessman who demands perfection in everything he has a hand in, built the majority of his collection at Barrett-Jackson auctions. Pratte played an integral part in some of the most special moments ....