Hagerty Provides Immediate Access to Auction Results for One of the Most Significant Collector Car Events in the World

Daily Press Briefings Will Share Comprehensive Sales Results and Trends from Auction Houses

TRAVERSE CITY, MI – January 17, 2011 – (Motor Sports Newswire) – Hagerty, the world’s largest provider of collector car insurance, is launching a resource exclusively for media that will provide daily sales results from the auction houses participating in the famed Scottsdale collector car auction weekend from January 21 – 23, 2011. Media who register in advance will receive a detailed email reporting on the previous day’s auction sales results, sent each morning as compiled by Hagerty’s team of experts.

“For many years our team of experts has served as an unbiased resource on values and trends in the collector car hobby,” said McKeel Hagerty, CEO of Hagerty Insurance. “As one of the most important events in the collector car market, we felt Scottsdale was the right time to launch our first-ever media center as a comprehensive resource for media to access sales data on a daily basis.  In addition to sales figures, we will help media analyze the impact these figures will have on existing values and setting new trends in the collector car market.”

Those media who will be in Scottsdale are invited to visit the Hagerty Media Center located at the Penske Automotive Group on 350 N Hayden Rd in Scottsdale, AZ. Live daily press briefings led by Hagerty will be held on Jan. 21, 22 and 23 from 9:00 – 9:45 am.

To register to attend or receive the daily press briefings via email, please visit www.hagerty.com/auctionresults.

Other events at the Hagerty Media Center will include educational seminars such as “Unrestored Cars,” “Valuations Seminar,” and a “Detailing Seminar.”  All are open to the public and free of charge.  Visit www.hagerty.com/scottsdale for a detailed schedule of events at the Hagerty Media Center.

Hagerty Insurance Agency, Inc. is the leading insurance agency for collector vehicles in the world and host to the largest network of collector car owners. Hagerty offers insurance for collector cars, motorcycles and motorcycle safety equipment, tractors, automotive tools and spare parts, and even “automobilia” (any historic or collectible item linked with motor vehicles). Hagerty also offers overseas shipping/touring insurance coverage, commercial coverage and club liability coverage. For more information, call (800) 922-4050 or visit www.hagerty.com.

SOURCE: Hagerty