|Mecum's Kansas City Spring Auction Reaches $9.6 Million in Sales|
| BARRETT-JACKSON ROCKED PALM BEACH WITH ITS 12TH ANNUAL AUCTION TOTALING MORE THAN $25 MILLION IN SALES• Charity Sales Reach $2.35 Million as Attendance Soared|
· 509 cars sold
· $25 million gross sales
· An estimated 50,000 attendees
· Seven vehicles sold to benefit various national and local charities, totaling $2.35 million
PALM BEACH, Fla. (April 14, 2014) – Barrett-Jackson, The World's Greatest Collector Car Auctions™, announced today the strongest sales results in the history of its auctions in Palm Beach, Fla. Two ....
| Houston, We Have An AuctionFormer Astronauts' Collector Cars Crossing the Block April 10-12 at Reliant Center|
Walworth, WI - April 1, 2014 --
Houston, we have an auction. Mecum Auctions will launch its third-annual sale at Houston's Reliant Center this April 10-12 with a 1,000-car offering encompassing coveted collector cars from all genres. Among the outstanding headliners ranging from American and European racers, to Pre-War Classics and Corvettes, Mecum will also offer two collector rides formerly ow....
| Record-Setting Sale For Mecum's Gone Farmin' Vintage Tractor AuctionsThe April 4-5 Event Exceeded $2 million in Sales for the First Time in Four-Year History|
Walworth, WI - April 8, 2014 --
This past weekend's Gone Farmin' Tractor Spring Classic hosted by Mecum Auctions saw more than 200 vintage tractors and 350 signs and farm relics cross the auction block at the Mississippi Valley Fairgrounds in Davenport, Iowa. The auction house's highest tractor sell-through rate to date was reached with 88 percent hammering sold. Total sales for the auctio....
| Headliners Abound At Mecum's Houston AuctionApril 10-12 Collector Car Auction Set to Feature Several Vintage Greats|
Walworth, WI - February 24, 2014 -- Mecum Auctions will amass a 1,000-car offering encompassing coveted collector cars from all genres at Houston's Reliant Center this April 10-12. With outstanding headliners ranging from American and European racers, to Pre-War Classics and Corvettes, Mecum's third annual event is certain to be more than memorable.
The Houston event will make its way into nearly 80 milli....
| Mecum MidAmerica Motorcycle Auction Set For Houston Debut At Reliant CenterOver 200 Vintage Bikes from Ariel to Zundapp will Cross the Block Sunday, April 13|
Walworth, WI - February 26, 2014 -- Mecum Auctions will present the next MidAmerica Vintage and Antique Motorcycle Auction Sunday, April 13 at the Reliant Center in Houston. The offering of more than 200 vintage and collector bikes will immediately follow the auction house's third-annual Houston classic and collector car auction April 10-12.
Following the record-breaking motorcycle-exclusive au....
| Mecum Marathon – Results From Kissimmee 2014Walworth, WI - January 31, 2014 -- The largest collector car auction in the world lived up to its moniker once again with Mecum's Kissimmee, Fla., event, held Jan. 17-26, offering a grand total of 2,750 cars and more than 3,000 items of Road Art throughout the 10 days of heated bidding and hard-hammering sales. Auction sales reached a hefty $63,435,490 in total with 1,759 of the vehicles exchanging hands for a sell-through rate of 64 percent.|
Despite nationwide weather conundrums resul....
| RARE CHRYSLER LA COMTESSE CONCEPT APPEARS AT AMELIA 2014After decades in obscurity Chrysler's La Comtesse Concept Car will re-debut at the 19th annual Amelia Island Concours d'Elegance on March 9, 2014.|
The Fifties introduced new automotive chemical and paint technologies that helped summon a sea change in the way cars were purchased. It was a subtle component of Detroit's marketing equation, but color had risen near the top of the car buyer's priority list. The important fact was that women invariably chose the color of the new family car. ....