The Mecum Kansas City 2014 Auction was held December 4-6 at the Kansas City Convention Center in Kansas City, Missouri, resulting in $8,253,041 in total sales and a sell-through rate of nearly 70 percent. A total of 382 automobiles were purchased during the three-day auction.
A 2005 Ford GT took top honors at the Mecum Kansas City Fall 2014 sale. With 5,631 original miles on its odometer and dressed in White with Blue Le Mans stripes, the modern supercar hammered at $290,000, the highest price ever achieved for a lot offered at a Mecum Kansas City event.
Other notable sales included a resto-modded 1969 Chevrolet Camaro (Lot S169.1) that brought $94,000 and a restored 1970 Plymouth Road Runner Convertible (Lot S66) that changed hands for $85,000.
Mecum Kansas City Fall 2014 – Top Five Auction Results (all sales reflect hammer prices):
1. 2005 Ford GT (Lot S101.1) – $290,000
2. 1969 Chevrolet Camaro (Lot F169.1) – $94,000
3. 1970 Plymouth Road Runner Convertible (Lot S66) – $85,000
4. 2004 Chevrolet Corvette Convertible (Lot S121.1) – $82,000
5. 1958 Chevrolet Corvette Convertible (Lot S119.1) – $78,000
For complete auction results, visit Mecum.com.
Mecum’s next classic and collector car auction will be the auction house’s newest event in Austin, Texas, set for this weekend, December 12-13, 2014 at the Austin Convention Center featuring an estimated 600-car lineup. Mecum will kick off the 2015 auction calender with 750 vintage and antique motorcycles to be offered at the 24th annual Las Vegas Motorcycle Auction January 8-10, followed by the world’s largest collector car auction in Kissimmee, Fla., January 16-25 with 3,000 vehicles expected to cross the auction block at Osceola Heritage Park.
For more details on an upcoming auction, to consign a vehicle or to register as a bidder, visit Mecum.com or call (262) 275-5050.
[Source: Mecum Auctions]