Barrett-Jackson Scottsdale 2017 Auction Coverage: 1-21

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It’s Saturday, that means big money day at Barrett-Jackson! There certainly are some sweet ride scheduled to go across the block today, check out some of our favorites below!

 

For all of today’s listings, CLICK the link below!

http://www.barrett-jackson.com/Events/Event/Docket/Scottsdale-2017/Collector-Cars/6f804f02-1c09-4409-b85e-8fc5765d72d1/01-21-2017/01-21-2017

 

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The ZR1 is the “King Of The Hill”, for years, THE Vette I always wanted. This particular ZR1 in Lot 7004.1 is the “Active Suspension” prototype, making it ultra rare out of the GM Heritage Collection.

 

Lot 1289.1, yeah, that’s a Pontiac Fuel Injected car, ultra rare! Ultra cool!

 

Lot 1456, the JFK Ambulance, always a car surrounded in a little bit of controversy. One things for sure, it always makes for good TV!

 

Lot 1390, better known as CERV 1. Developed by Zora Arkus-Duntov, one of the most innovative, important pieces of automotive history in American history. This car has a real chance at being top seller of the weekend in my opinion.

 

“Tanker” Corvette’s are cool, split window coupe’s are cool, Z06’s are cool, cars owned by famous people in the automotive world are cool. Well Lot 1363 has all of that and more! Check it out!

 

Honestly, there is just too many awesome cars to talk about today! Just get in front of the TV and watch all of Velocity’s coverage!! It’s gonna be epic!

 

 

Barrett-Jackson Scottsdale 2017 Auction Coverage: 1-20

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Friday at Barrett-Jackson! Some of the nicest rides in the country will be crossing the block today! Check out a few of our favorites!

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Black, low gear, 4-speed, no heater, dog dish hub caps, big engine. Nothing beats a plain Jane car. This 1960 Chevy is a great example of “built to run”. Check it out, Lot 982.

I never understood why more people didn’t do Dodge Viper engine swaps over the years? I remember seeing a Challenger at Carlisle years ago that had one and thought that was just the coolest thing. Apparently the builder of Lot 1016 agree’s with me!

I know what your thinking, Studebaker? But look at Lot 1027, check out the McCulloch supercharger hanging from the top of the engine.

Something about this ‘Cuda just grabs my eye. Its traditional Mopar. Over the top color, billboards, shaker hood, got to love it! Check it out, Lot 1071.

 

Low miles, four speed, hold on to your hat when this one goes across the block, it’s gonna ring the bell. Lot 1133.

Barrett-Jackson Scottsdale 2017 Auction Coverage: 1-18

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Day two of our Barrett-Jackson coverage!

 

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Lot 302– How cool is this? Four doors, built to drive! This one gets my stamp of approval for sure!

 

Lot 347.1– Another cool driver! Check out the 67 Chevy Wagon! Built to cruise!

Lot 335– Unique, that’s for sure, I’m not sure if I “like” it or not?

 

Lot 385– Check out this ultra cool, ultra rare Saleen drop top! 1 of 10!

 

Lot 446.1– Torino, Cobra Jet, 4-speed, this car has it all! Not to mention this  awesome color!

 

 

 

 

 

 

Barrett-Jackson Scottsdale 2017 Auction Coverage: 1-17

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It’s auction time in Arizona! Today kicks off our annual coverage of Barrett-Jackson Scottsdale! Each day we will have cars to watch. We will also be providing live commentary each night on our Twitter account, you can follow us @jdsmotorsports !

 

For all of today’s auction lots, click the link below!

http://www.barrett-jackson.com/Events/Event/Docket/Scottsdale-2017/Collector-Cars/6f804f02-1c09-4409-b85e-8fc5765d72d1/01-17-2017/01-17-2017

 

Here are our cars to watch for today!

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Lot 111, a 1991 Dodge Stealth. I’ve always liked these cars and their Mitsubishi cousin’s! They had a lot of problems back in the day, but still very cool cars!

 

Lot 214, BAN-ONE, need I say more?

 

Lot 204, they are only original once! Glad to see this 1940 Ford left that way, the patina on this thing is out of this world awesome!

 

Lot 235, The Skoal Bandit, maybe not as famous as its #33 cousin, but this car is still a cool piece. Top ten finish at Indy in 1995, driven by Rick Mast.

Lot 169 is a very clean, simple Corvette. In the world of big blocks and L88’s, and 427’s, and this and that, it’s just nice to see a simple, clean small block car!

 

Lot 172‘s color is what caught my eye most. Emberglo Orange, check it out!

Barrett-Jackson Scottsdale 2014 Tuesday Recap

Day one is in the books at Barrett-Jackson Scottsdale!

Lets take a look at how our cars to watch did, if you missed the original post about them, CLICK HERE

1990 Ford Mustang 7 Up Car: $9,900- Very fair price, figured it would have went for a few more thousand

1974 Chevrolet El Camino: $20,900- Strong money! Twice what I figured it was worth!

1976 Pontiac Trans Am: $23,100- Fair market price

1972 Winnebago: $12,100- I so would have bought this!

1934 Ford 3 Window-$45,100- You couldn’t build it for that!

1970 Plymouth Barracuda Convertible(blue)- $52,250- A little more coin than I figured!

1970 Plymouth Barracuda Convertible(orange)- $44,000- About what I figured, I actually liked this one better than the blue one.

1969 Ford Talladega- $110,000- Really? Wow! These cars have never got the respect they deserve as compared to the Daytona and Superbird, until now!

1963 Chevrolet Corvette- $55,000- Strong money for this car.

1970 Dodge Challenger T/A- $66,000- About right were I figured this car would be

I can’t believe how much money the early Mustang convertibles were bringing! Check out these two!

http://www.barrett-jackson.com/application/onlinesubmission/lotdetails.aspx?ln=121&aid=525

http://www.barrett-jackson.com/application/onlinesubmission/lotdetails.aspx?ln=115&aid=525

The second one is a little high, but the first one was out of this world high! If this is the trend, fastback cars may bring 200k!

There were a few decent deals, but nothing I would consider a bargain! I can’t believe how high the cars were tonight! Records will surely be broken come the weekend!

Top Five Sellers For The Day

5. 1967 Chevrolet Chevelle SS $70,000

4. 1958 Chevrolet Impala $75,000

3. 1967 Chevrolet Camaro SS $75,000 (charity)

2. 1969 Ford Talladega $100,000

1. 2013 Ford Mustang $110,000 (charity)

If you haven’t already, be sure and check out Wednesday’s Cars To Watch by CLICKING HERE

Russo and Steele Scottsdale Auction 2013 Results

Another auction we discussed last month that was going on at the same time as Barrett-Jackson was the Russo and Steele Scottsdale Auction. Here is a look at the results from that auction!

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Top Five Sellers

1.  1958 Mercedes Benz 300 SL Roadster- $727,100

2. 1969 Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 Coupe- $605,000

3. 1969 Chevrolet Douglass Yenko Camaro Coupe- $253,000

4. 1940 Packard Darrin Convertible Custom- $242,000

5. 1969 Ford Mustang Boss 429- $233,750