LAS VEGAS, NV--(Marketwired - Sep 5, 2013) - Barrett-Jackson, The World's Greatest Collector Car Auctions™, is pleased to announce the return of its renowned Las Vegas auction, taking place at Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino, September 26-28, 2013.
A strong offering of classics, exotics, muscle cars, hot rods, resto-mods and contemporary collectibles worth millions is slated to cross the auction block in front of a global audience throughout the weekend, including both Reserve and No Reserve consignments.
Feature vehicles offered at No Reserve include:
- Lot #759 1931 Lincoln Model K Convertible Coupe
- Lot #683 1932 Ford Custom Roadster
- Lot #707 1948 Packard Series 22 Woody Wagon
- Lot #725 1953 Packard Caribbean Convertible
- Lot #681 1967 Lincoln Continental Convertible
- Lot #758 1967 Chevrolet Camaro Z/28 RS 2 Door Coupe
- Lot #735 1968 Shelby Gt350 Convertible
- Lot #752 1970 Plymouth Superbird 2 Door Hardtop
- Lot #746 1970 Dodge Challenger R/T 2 Door Coupe
- Lot #744 2009 Chevrolet Corvette Zr1 Coupe
Adding to the Las Vegas auction excitement, the fully restored Hot Wheels Yellow and Red Haulers and Funny Cars raced by legendary drag racers Don "The Snake" Prudhomme and Tom "The Mongoose" McEwen will be on display once again after debuting for the first time outside California in over 40 years at Barrett-Jackson's inaugural Reno-Tahoe auction. The cars will ultimately cross the block in Scottsdale.
"On behalf of everyone at Barrett-Jackson, we're excited to be returning to Las Vegas for the sixth year to offer some of the world's finest collector cars," said Craig Jackson, Chairman and CEO of Barrett-Jackson. "Between the amazing cars we have crossing the auction block and the unique display of vehicles we will have on site, we're proud to offer an unmatched experience for car collectors from all around the world."
The sixth annual Las Vegas auction is the first event with Barrett-Jackson's expanded coverage on the FOX family of networks. There will be 22 hours of live, high-definition TV coverage of the Barrett-Jackson Las Vegas auction, Thursday through Saturday, September 26 - 28.
Broadcast hours are as follows:
- Thursday, September 26: FOX Sports 2 live from 2 p.m. - 8 p.m. PDT
- Friday, September 27: FOX Sports 1 live from 12 p.m. - 2 p.m. PDT and 4 p. m. - 7 p.m. PDT FOX Sports 2 live from 2 p.m. - 4 p.m. PDT and 7 p.m. - 8 p.m. PDT
- Saturday, September 28: 12 p. m. - 8 p.m. PDT live on National Geographic Channel
"As a result of a very successful inaugural auction in Reno both in sales and with the Barrett-Jackson Cup, we're seeing some great momentum going in to Las Vegas," said Steve Davis, President of Barrett-Jackson. "We have an influx of diverse offerings and we're excited for all of our fans and friends to experience what is sure to be another incredible Barrett-Jackson Las Vegas experience."
About The Barrett-Jackson Auction Company
Established in 1971 and headquartered in Scottsdale, Ariz., Barrett-Jackson, the world's leading collector car auction and automotive lifestyle event, specializes in providing products and services to astute classic and collector car owners and automotive enthusiasts around the world. The company produces "The World's Greatest Collector Car Auctions™" in Scottsdale, Ariz., Palm Beach, Fla., Las Vegas, Nev. and Reno Tahoe, Nev., where hundreds of world's most sought-after, unique and valuable automobiles cross the block in front of a global audience. Barrett-Jackson also endorses a one-of-a-kind collector car insurance offering for collector vehicles and other valued belongings. With an unprecedented expert staff, including Craig Jackson, Steve Davis and Gary Bennett who have over 130 years of combined experience in the automotive field, Barrett-Jackson offers the most diverse and desirable inventory accompanied with trustworthy and transparent customer service. More information about Barrett-Jackson, including details on expanded television coverage on the FOX family of networks, including National Geographic, can be found at www.barrett-jackson.com, or by calling (480) 421-6694. 'Like' us on Facebook or follow us on Twitter @Barrett_Jackson.
Each description contained herein is provided by the consignor for the purpose of describing the item offered for sale. The accuracy of a description is the responsibility of the consignor and Barrett-Jackson is not responsible for any errors contained in a description or for the failure of a consignor to produce any item for sale. Please conduct your own inspection before making a purchase and refer to the Barrett- Jackson website for complete terms and conditions of sale.