Monterey’s Daytime Auction Set for August 12-14 at Del Monte Golf Course
WALWORTH, WI – June 3, 2021 – (Motor Sports NewsWire) – Mecum Auctions, the world’s largest collector car auction company, announced today that headline consignments are rolling in for the company’s return to the Del Monte Golf Course at the Hyatt Regency Monterey Hotel and Spa in Monterey, California, this Aug. 12-14. An estimated 600 classic and collector vehicles are expected to cross the auction block along with approximately 100 vintage and antique motorcycles.
To date, car consignments for this year’s auction already include an award-winning 1936 Delahaye Type 135 Competition Court Teardrop Coupe by Figoni et Falaschi, the Shelby Cobra Concept of 2004, recognized as “The Last Cobra,” and an extravagant assemblage of more than 80 collector cars dubbed “Big Al’s Collection,” which includes a 1966 Ferrari 275 GTB/6C Long Nose, 2014 Ferrari LaFerrari, 2004 Porsche Carrera GT and a 2005 Saleen S7 Twin Turbo, to name just a few.
Consignment positions are limited to 600 entries, and those wishing to participate in this year’s event are highly encouraged to submit their Request for Position forms now for optimal placement in the auction and to take full advantage of the marketing opportunities available for proactive entries.
General admission tickets are available in advance online for $20 per person, per day, and for $30 at the door and online after Aug. 11; children 12 and younger receive complimentary admission. Doors open each day at 8 a.m. with the vehicle auction beginning on Thursday, Aug. 12 at 10 a.m. and on Friday, Aug. 13 and Saturday, Aug. 14 at 9 a.m. Portions of the auction will be broadcast on NBC Sports Network.
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 Mecum.com, or call (262) 275-5050 for more information.
Mecum Monterey 2021
Date: Aug. 12-14, 2021
Location: Hyatt Regency Monterey Hotel and Spa – Del Monte Golf Course, 1 Old Golf Course Rd., Monterey, CA 93940
Admission: $20 in advance online, and $30 at the door and online after Aug. 11—per person, per day; children 12 and younger receive complimentary admission
Preview: Gates open daily at 8 a.m.
Auction: Vehicles begin at 10 a.m. on Thursday, Aug. 12 and at 9 a.m. on Friday, Aug. 13 and Saturday, Aug. 14
TV: To be announced
About Mecum Auctions
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 more than 30 years, now offering more than 20,000 lots per year and averaging more than one auction each month. The company today has expanded its catalog of offerings to include a wide array of collectibles encompassing entry-level to investment-grade classic and collector cars, vintage and antique motorcycles, signs and memorabilia items like gas pumps, pedal cars and clocks, and even collector-grade tractors and farm relics. Mecum Auctions is headquartered in Walworth, Wisconsin, and since 2011 has been ranked No. 1 in the world with number of collector cars offered at auction, No. 1 in the world with number of collector cars sold at auction, No. 1 in the U.S. with number of auction venues, No. 1 in the U.S. in total dollar volume of sales, and is host to the world’s largest collector car auction held annually in Kissimmee, Florida, as well as the world’s largest motorcycle auction held annually in Las Vegas.
Source: Mecum Auction, Inc.