Mecum to Present 1,000 Consignments for Auction
at the Las Vegas Convention Center
WALWORTH, WI – September 9, 2021 – (Motor Sports NewsWire) – Mecum Auctions, the world’s largest collector car auction company, will return to the Las Vegas Convention Center for its fifth annual collector car auction at the venue this Oct. 7-9 with an estimated 1,000 American muscle cars, classics, Corvettes, exotics, trucks, Hot Rods, customs and more to cross the auction block. The auction is the first of three to be held by Mecum on back-to-back weekends throughout the month of October in what’s been dubbed the October Takeover; the two auctions to follow will be held in Chattanooga, Tennessee, and the Chicago region.
Among the featured lots slated to cross the auction block in Las Vegas is a trio of stunning beauties in black: a 1959 Chevrolet Impala (Lot S126) with a rare Rochester fuel-injection system on a 283/290 HP solid-lifter Ram Jet V-8 engine and a T10 4-speed transmission, a triple-black 1966 Pontiac GTO Convertible (Lot S110) with an original 389/360 HP Tri-power V-8 engine and original 4-speed manual transmission, and a rust-free, triple-black 1967 Chevrolet Chevelle SS (Lot F83) with a 427/500 HP GM crate engine and a Richmond 4-speed transmission.
The Pacific Northwest Collection at No Reserve includes a wide-ranging selection of a dozen classic vehicles including a pair of wild custom builds: a 1932 Ford Custom Coupe(Lot F74) known as Mud-Usa and featuring a blown 468 CI V-8 engine, and a custom Rat Rod Dually 1940 International (Lot F75) with a blown dual-quad Hemi V-8 engine dubbed Mr. Hookenstein. Also in the group are a 1957 Chevrolet Bel Air (Lot F72) with a 282 CI engine and automatic transmission and three Impalas including a Jet Blue 1961 Chevrolet Impala Bubble Top (Lot F77) with a 282 CI V-8 engine, a Powerglide transmission and factory-optioned power steering and power brakes.
Those interested in consigning a vehicle for auction at Mecum Las Vegas 2021 can find complete details about the consignment process and pricing at Mecum.com. Bidder registration is available online in advance and on-site at the auction for $200, and it includes admission for two persons to the three auction days. Presiding health and safety protocols will remain in place for all those in attendance. For those unable to attend in person, enhanced remote bidding options are also available, including both online and telephone bidding.
For more information on Mecum Las Vegas 2021 and all other scheduled 2021 auctions, visit Mecum.com. Mecum’s website is updated daily with the latest consignments and includes detailed descriptions and photographs of the vehicles to be offered. For schedule information, to consign a vehicle or to register as a bidder for this and all Mecum events, visit Mecum.com or call (262) 275-5050 for more information.
Mecum Las Vegas 2021
Location: Las Vegas Convention Center, South Hall, 3150 Paradise Road, Las Vegas, NV 89109
Dates: Oct. 7-9, 2021
Admission: $20 in advance online, and $30 at the door and online after Oct. 6—per person, per day; children 12 and younger receive complimentary admission
Preview: Gates open daily at 8 a.m.
Auction: Vehicles start at 10 a.m. on Thursday, Friday and Saturday
TV Schedule on NBC Sports Network and Peacock: To be announced
(All Times Pacific)
About Mecum Auctions
Nobody sells more than Mecum. Nobody. Mecum Auctions 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 30,000 lots 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, Wisconsin. For further information, visit Mecum.com.
Source: Mecum Auctions