Home LifeStyle  Luxury Cars Barrett-Jackson’s Car Auctions are Classics

Barrett-Jackson’s Car Auctions are Classics

Posted: Jan. 7th, 2010  |  By James Rothaar Freelance Writer |
RSS Syndicated News Email a Friend Suggest an Article Share Visit Website
Luxury Car Auctions: Have you ever watched the eclectic classic car auction on the SPEED network that features muscle cars, hotrods, and “resto-mods” mixed in with some of the more traditional classics? Those TV shows are auctions by the Barrett-Jackson Auction Company. The family-run company based in Scottsdale, Ariz., is among the top auctioneers of classic automobiles worldwide. The outfit’s events over the past year held in Scottsdale, Palm Beach, and Las Vegas, respectively, drew more than more than 300,000 attendees with total sales in excess of $100 million. The company has been around since the early 1970s.

The next auction by Barrett-Jackson runs January 18 -24 in Scottsdale, Ariz. Sales for the 2009 event were $63 million. Previous auctions in Arizona have had sales in excess of $100 million. The debut auction held at the Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas had an attendance of more than 50,000 and sales of $30 million with more than 500 vehicles. If you are so inclined, bid online. Interested parties are required to register in advance in order to participate in the proceedings.
Related Topics : AuctionClassic CarsEventsLifestyle News
Share on Facebook Share
See Next Article
Write a Story/Review about Auction

Post a Comment

 
Related Articles
Featured Contributor
Made ManMade Man
For its diminutive size, the 2011 BMW 135i Convertible squeezes a track-ready monster under its...
Read More | View Profile
The Best of Luxury
Event Calendar
Keeping Up with JustLuxe
Like Us on FacebookFollow Us on TwitterRSS Feeds
Sign Up for Our Newsletter!
Current News & Features
Kick Start Your NYE Resolutions With Juicepresso's Cold-Pressed Juicer
This Ultra Luxury Car Sharing Program Lets You Drive a Whip 100 Days of the Year
Ring in the New Year Aboard a 2014 Dyna 52 Yacht
Macallan Partners With Fashion Icon Mario Testino For New $3K Masters of Photography
Limited Edition Moët & Chandon Nectar Impérial Rosé Champagne is Covered in 22-Karat Gold Leopard Spots
Our Favorite Stars React to Their Golden Globe Nominations!
Canine Royalty Wants to Get Your Pooch Runway Ready!
Turn Your Home Into a Winter Wonderland With the Balsam Gazebo Candle
Nick Offerman Hilariously Schools Us On Fine Scotch Whisky in New Video Series
La Quinta Resort is Blown Away By JBF Rising Star Semi-Finalist Chef Ruiz in Taste of Waldorf Astoria
See the complete list

Best of Luxury

Finding the best in luxury can be a daunting task, which is why we've taken it on for you.
View All Best of Luxury
LivingLuxe. Exclusive Deals and Luxury Brands. Learn More
JustLuxe Galleries presents Popular Photo Galleries
Meet Our Writers Become a Contributor
This Ultra Luxury Car Sharing Program Lets You Drive a Whip 100 Days of the Year
Mila Pantovich »
6 Killer New Cars Debuting at the LA Auto Show Right Now
JustLuxe Team »
See More Contributors
THINGS WE LIKE