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2014-04-14 12:21:53

Charity Sales Reach $2.35 Million as Attendance Soared PALM BEACH, Fla., April 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Barrett-Jackson, The World's Greatest Collector Car Auctions(TM), announced today the strongest sales results in the history of its auctions in Palm Beach, Fla. Two leading car manufacturers - Ford and General Motors - partnered with Barrett-Jackson to bring unique vehicles to the auction. Consignments reached a new high, the caliber of vehicles in South Florida was...

2014-03-20 12:21:51

PALM BEACH, Fla., March 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Barrett-Jackson, The World's Greatest Collector Car Auctions(TM), is excited to announce the return of its renowned Palm Beach auction, taking place April 11-13, 2014 at the South Florida Fairgrounds. This year's auction showcases an outstanding line-up of vehicles for charity, including: -- The 2014 Ford Mustang prominently featured in the "Need For Speed" movie to benefit the Henry Ford Health System -- The first...

2014-02-04 12:20:35

2014 Continues Barrett-Jackson's Philanthropic Legacy, Helps Those in Need with Celebrity Support from Gene Simmons, Billy Baldwin, Rusty Wallace, Among Others SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., Feb. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Barrett-Jackson, The World's Greatest Collector Car Auctions(TM), has always had a large charitable focus since its first auction in 1971, and this year was no different. Barrett-Jackson has worked to provide a platform for consignors and charitable causes to align and raise funds. The...

2014-01-30 20:20:15

2014 Continues Barrett-Jackson's Philanthropic Legacy, Helps Those in Need with Celebrity Support from Gene Simmons, Billy Baldwin, Rusty Wallace, Among Others SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., Jan. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Barrett-Jackson, The World's Greatest Collector Car Auctions(TM), has always had a large charitable focus since its first auction in 1971, and this year was no different. Barrett-Jackson has worked to provide a platform for consignors and charitable causes to align and raise funds. The...

2014-01-27 16:20:18

CANYON, Texas, Jan. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- After six days in the national spotlight selling more than $113 million worth of classic cars for Barrett-Jackson, Amarillo's Spanky Assiter immediately turned his sights homeward to his next challenge: Lining up consignments and preparing for Assiter Auctioneers' huge Canyon Heavy Equipment and Vehicles Auction, set for March 6 at his Canyon headquarters. "We had an incredible experience with the biggest Barrett-Jackson sale ever, but...

2014-01-22 20:20:11

All-New Auction Site at WestWorld of Scottsdale Sets Two World Records SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., Jan. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Barrett-Jackson, "The World's Greatest Collector Car Auctions"(TM), announced today that Barrett-Jackson and Classic Party Rentals were recognized by Guinness World Records for two records. Barrett-Jackson's GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS® achievements were verified on Saturday, Jan. 18, 2014, for "Largest Marquee" - 435,656.95 square feet - and "Largest Single-Unit...

2014-01-21 12:21:14

Barrett-Jackson Hosted Top-Tier Celebrities, Auto Legends, Auctioned the World's Most Sought-After Blue Chip Vehicles, Awarded Two Guinness World Records and Set World Records for Rare Corvettes and Thunderbird SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., Jan. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Barrett-Jackson, The World's Greatest Collector Car Auctions(TM), announced today the strongest sales results in the 43 year history of the Scottsdale car auction. Over the course of six days, nearly 1,400 vehicles were sold at the...

2014-01-17 16:20:14

Armed Forces Foundation Supported with Unique, Historical Lots SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., Jan. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Barrett-Jackson, The World's Greatest Collector Car Auctions(TM), announced today that a unique part of United States military history will cross the auction block and that these charitable lots will benefit veterans at the 43(rd) Annual Scottsdale Auction, Jan. 12-19, 2014. A Cessna liaison plane and a Dodge Utility vehicle will be auctioned to benefit The Armed Forces...

2014-01-14 16:20:35

Craig Jackson Welcomes Bidders, Consignors, VIPs and Celebrities at 43rd Scottsdale Auction SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., Jan. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Barrett-Jackson, The World's Greatest Collector Car Auctions(TM), held its opening night gala on Monday night, an event that signifies the beginning of Barrett-Jackson's auction week and kick offs the action. Barrett-Jackson's 43(rd) annual Scottsdale auction - held Jan. 12-19, 2014 - will be seen on channels including FOX Broadcast, the FOX...

2014-01-09 12:21:54

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., Jan. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Make-A-Wish(®) Arizona has announced a partnership with the Barrett-Jackson Auction Company. That partnership will unfold at the 43rd annual Barrett-Jackson Collector Car Auction Jan. 12-19, 2014 at Westworld of Scottsdale. Barrett-Jackson and Bugatti will auction off one of its most exclusive Bugatti events and the first of its kind to be offered for sale in the United States. The money raised will benefit the Arizona-based charity...