September 26, 2018 – Mecum Auctions, the world’s largest collector-car auction company, returns to the Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention Center this October 3-6with an estimated 1,000 American muscle cars, classics, exotics, Corvettes, hot rods, restomods and more.
In addition to the auction-headlining LaFerrari Aperta and LaFerrari Coupe scheduled to be unveiled on October 1, the auction highlights for Mecum Dallas 2018 include a host of other collector favorites. Among some of the standouts are a 1957 Pontiac Bonneville Convertible (Lot F116) and a 1957 Buick Super Convertible (Lot S91), both of which have benefited from body-off restorations, as well as a pair of highly documented 1969 Chevrolet Camaro RS Z28s, (Lots S101 and S69.1) with matching-numbers 302 cubic-inch engines and 4-speed transmissions.
Several private collections also will headline the auction lineup, and among those consigned is the Smith Collection, boasting a broad selection of Corvettes from a 1958 Chevrolet Corvette Convertible (Lot F154) to a 2007 Chevrolet Corvette Pace Car Edition, (Lot F159) that served as an Indy 500 Festival Car and shows just 2,827 miles since new. The Z28 Collection to be offered on October 5 is another focused assemblage, this one presenting Chevrolet Camaro Z28s ranging from the model and performance package’s introduction in 1967 through a 1997 Chevrolet Camaro Z28 Pace Car Edition (F199.1). Among collections set to be offered entirely at no-reserve is the 12-car offering from The Sickies Garage Collection featuring classic muscle, drag cars and Pro Street selections; The Leaded Gas Collection encompassing a vast selection of vehicles from pickups and Porsches to American muscle; as well as the 10-vehicle offering from The Henderson Pitt Collection comprising classic trucks and cars with unique appeal.
Mecum Dallas 2018 is open to buyers, sellers and spectators. Bidder registration is available online in advance for $100, $200 after October 2, and includes admission for two to the four auction days. General admission tickets are available in advance online for $20 per person, per day, and for $30 at the door and online after Oct. 2; children 12 and younger receive complimentary admission. Doors open daily at 8 a.m. with the vehicle auction beginning at 1 p.m. on Wednesday, October 3 and at10 a.m. on Thursday, October 4 through Saturday, October 6. Mecum Dallas 2018 will be broadcast on NBC Sports Network for 14 hours with a live stream of the entire auction presented at Mecum.com.
Persons interested in consigning a vehicle to be auctioned at Mecum Dallas 2018 should visit Mecum.com or call (262) 275-5050 for complete details about the consignment process and pricing. Mecum’s website is updated daily with the latest consignments including detailed descriptions and photographs of the vehicles. To view the list, to consign a vehicle or to register as a bidder for this and all Mecum auctions, visit www.mecum.com, or call (262) 275-5050 for more information.
Preview: Gates open daily at 8 a.m.
Auction: Vehicles begin at 1 p.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 3 and at 10 a.m. on Thursday, Friday and Saturday, Oct. 4-6
TV (NBC Sports Network): from 5-10 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 5; from 4:30-9:30 p.m.on Saturday, Oct. 6 (same day delay); and from 6-10 p.m. on Sunday, Oct. 7(delayed)