Top Sales for Mecum Kissimmee 2016 – Day 7

Wayne Schmeeckle Collection and “Monumental Muscle”
to be Featured Friday During Live Broadcast on NBC Sports Network

KISSIMMEE FL – January 22, 2016 – (Motor Sports Newswire) – A 1962 Chevrolet Corvette Resto Mod (Lot T279.1) was the top seller on Thursday at Mecum Kissimmee 2016, the world’s largest collector-car auction that opened on Jan. 15 and continues through Sunday, Jan. 24, at the Osceola Heritage Park in Kissimmee, Fla.

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1962 Chevrolet Corvette Resto Mod (Lot T279.1)
Photo by Maggie Pinke, Courtesy of Mecum Auctions

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1968 Ford Shelby GT500KR Fastback (Lot T210)
Photo by David Newhardt, Courtesy of Mecum Auctions

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1986 Ferrari Testarossa (Lot T87.1)
Photo by David Newhardt, Courtesy of Mecum Auctions

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1957 Chevrolet Bel Air Convertible (Lot T171)
Photo by David Newhardt, Courtesy of Mecum Auctions

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1968 Chevrolet Camaro Resto Mod (Lot T237)
Photo Courtesy of Mecum Auctions

Top Sales for Thursday, Jan. 21 (all individual sales reflect hammer price):

  1. 1962 Chevrolet Corvette Resto Mod (Lot T279.1) $135,000
  2. 1968 Ford Shelby GT500KR Fastback (Lot T210) $130,000
  3. 1986 Ferrari Testarossa (Lot T87.1) $125,000
  4. 1957 Chevrolet Bel Air Convertible (Lot T171) $110,000
  5. 1968 Chevrolet Camaro Resto Mod (Lot T237) $110,000

Among the feature consignments for Friday, Jan. 22 are:

Mecum Kissimmee 2016 is open to buyers, sellers and spectators with general admission tickets available at the gate for $30 per day or $180 for all 10 days; children 12 and younger are admitted free of charge. Portions of the auction will be broadcast live on NBC Sports Network with a stream of the entire event presented on Mecum’s website. For more details on the auction, 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.

About Mecum Auctions

Nobody sells more than Mecum. Nobody. The Mecum Auction Company is the world leader of collector car, vintage and antique motorcycle, and Road Art sales, hosting auctions throughout the United States. The company has been specializing in the sale of collector cars for 28 years, now offering more than 15,000 vehicles per year and averaging more than one auction each month. Established by President Dana Mecum in 1988, Mecum Auctions remains a family-run company headquartered in Walworth, Wis. For further information, visit Mecum.com or call (262) 275-5050. Follow along with Mecum’s social media news and join us on Facebook,  Twitter, YouTube, Pinterest and Instagram.

Schedule:

  • Mecum Kissimmee 2016
  • Osceola Heritage Park, 1875 Silver Spur Lane, Kissimmee, FL 34744
  • Jan. 15-24, 2016
  • Admission: $30 per person, per day or $180 per person for entire auction
  • Preview: Gates open daily at 8 a.m.
  • Auction: Vehicles start at 10 a.m., Jan. 15-17 and Jan. 19-23; Road Art starts an hour before the vehicles each day with a full days of Road Art offered Jan. 18 and 24.
  • TV Schedule (NBCSN, unless noted otherwise): Thursday, Jan. 21 from 7:30-11 p.m. (Same Day Delay) and 11 p.m.-3 a.m. (Next Day Delay); Friday, Jan. 22 from noon-6:30 p.m. (Live) and 10 p.m.-1 a.m. (NDD); Saturday, Jan. 23 from 4:30-10 p.m. (SDD); Sunday, Jan. 24 from 5-11 p.m. (Delay); Special NBC broadcast on Sunday, Jan. 31 from 2-3 p.m. (Delay)
    (All Times Eastern)

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