PHOTOS: Top Sticker-Shock Sellers at Barrett-Jackson Las Vegas Auction

October 25, 2017

Barrett-Jackson rallied the collector car and local Las Vegas communities during the 10th Annual Las Vegas Auction, held Oct. 19-21 at the Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino. A record attendance of over 74,000 people watched as 671 vehicles crossed the block, delivering an impressive 99.25 percent sell-through rate. Total sales for the auction were over $31.32 million, with $30.68 million in vehicle sales and over $640,000 in automobilia sales.

At the heart of this year’s auction was the enthusiasm from the sale of seven charity vehicles that generated $1.64 million in total donations, with $1.1 million supporting Las Vegas community organizations.

The top five vehicles sold (see photos in the gallery above) during the 10th Annual Las Vegas auction included:

  • 2015 Porsche 918 Spyder – $1,760,000
  • 1971 Plymouth Hemi ‘Cuda – $396,000
  • 1965 Porsche 356 Custom Convertible – $315,700
  • 2005 Ford GT – $280,500
  • 2005 Mercedes-Benz SLR McLaren – $222,000

Other sales included these world-record sales at a public auction

  • 1964 Volkswagen 21-Window Microbus – $132,000
  • 2001 AM General Hummer H1 Wagon – $128,700
  • 1997 Land Rover Defender – $128,70
  • 1963 Lincoln Continental Convertible – $110,000
  • 1982 Chevrolet Blazer – $44,000
  • 1955 Cadillac Fleetwood 60 Special – $44,000
  • 1989 Ford Bronco 4×4 – $40,700
  • 1979 Ford F-150 Pickup – $33,000

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