Wynn Las Vegas and RM Sotheby’s will bring iconic cars and unique sports memorabilia to auction during inaugural Las Vegas race in November
- RM Sotheby’s announces Las Vegas event as the official auction of the inaugural LAS VEGAS GRAND PRIX 2023
- The ultra-exclusive auction will be hosted at the Awakening Theater at Wynn Las Vegas, home to modern “only-in-Las Vegas” spectacle Awakening
- Initial consignments include an iconic Formula 1® car—full details of which will be released in the coming weeks—and a piece of game-worn sports memorabilia from a legendary NFL star
LAS VEGAS, NV – September 20, 2023 – (Motor Sports NewsWire) – Wynn Las Vegas and RM Sotheby’s, the renowned global leader in collector car auctions, announce the official auction of the inaugural LAS VEGAS GRAND PRIX on Friday, 17 November. Together, they will host an exclusive auction at the resort’s Awakening Theater, bringing the best and most iconic goods to attendees.
Guests can expect an incredible collection of offerings, including cars from some of motorsports’ true legends, sports memorabilia, and other luxury goods.
The official auction will be held at 4:00 P.M. PST on 17 November at the Awakening Theater at Wynn Las Vegas, home to Wynn’s signature spectacle: Awakening. One of the most spectacular and immersive theaters ever created, the 360-degree experience features a multi-level prismatic stage and custom sound system. The production of the auction will parallel the theater’s technological advancements and splendor.
“The official auction of the inaugural Las Vegas Grand Prix will bring together the worlds of automobiles, hospitality, and sports, showcasing the world’s most coveted cars along with iconic memorabilia,” said Bryon Madsen, President of RM Sotheby’s. “It is poised to be the ‘must-attend’ motorsport and luxury event of the weekend, second only to the race itself.”
Additional auction information and collaborations will be unveiled soon. More information is available at www.rmsothebys.com/LV23.
About Wynn Las Vegas
Wynn Resorts is the recipient of more Forbes Travel Guide Five Star Awards than any other independent hotel company in the world and in 2023 was once again honored on FORTUNE Magazine’s World’s Most Admired Companies list. Wynn and Encore Las Vegas consist of two luxury hotel towers with a total of 4,748 spacious hotel rooms, suites, and villas. The resort features approximately 194,000 square feet of casino space, 20 signature dining experiences, 14 bars, two award-winning spas, approximately 513,000 rentable square feet of meeting and convention space, approximately 174,000 square feet of retail space as well as two showrooms, two nightclubs, a beach club, and recreation and leisure facilities, including Wynn Golf Club, an 18-hole championship golf course. For more information on Wynn and Encore Las Vegas, visit press.wynn las vegas.com.
About RM Sotheby’s
RM Sotheby’s is the world’s largest collector car auction house by total sales. With over 40 years of proven results in the collector car industry, RM’s vertically integrated range of services, from auctions (live and online) and private sales to estate planning and financial services, coupled with an expert team of Car Specialists and an international footprint, provide an unsurpassed level of service to the global collector car market. RM Sotheby’s is currently responsible for seven of the top ten most valuable motor cars ever sold at auction.
Source: RM Sotheby’s