Mecum Denver auction achieves $11.4 million in sales

(July 28, 2017) WALWORTH, Wis. — Mecum Auctions took the collector-car auction action to the Mile High City this past weekend with 591 vehicles on offer at the Denver Convention Center. In just two days, 411 vehicles hammered sold for a 70-percent sell-through rate and an overall sales total of $11.4 million.

The eclectic mix of cars at the auction was evidenced by the variety among the top 10 sellers. Complete with Shelbys, Corvettes, a Mustang and a Land Rover, the top sellers were led by a 2016 Ferrari California T Convertible that demanded $165,000 and a 1960 Volkswagen 23-Window Samba Bus that brought $120,000.

The complete top 10 sales at the Denver 2017 auction include:

    2016 Ferrari California T Convertible at $165,000
    1960 Volkswagen 23-Window Samba Bus at $120,000
    1965 Shelby Cobra CSX4000 Series at $115,000
    1964 Shelby Cobra CSX7000 Series 50th Anniversary at $110,000
    1968 Ford Mustang Fastback at $95,000
    1962 Chevrolet Corvette Convertible at $89,000
    1970 Chevrolet Chevelle LS6 at $87,500
    1936 Autocar Car Hauler at $86,000
    1994 Land Rover Defender 90 at $86,000
    1967 Chevrolet Corvette Convertible at $85,000