1970 Ford Mustang leads Mecum's $16.7 million sale in Harrisburg

(July 28, 2016) Mecum Auctions celebrated a great three days in Harrisburg, Pa., with $16.7 million in total sales and an impressive 70 percent sell-through rate for the auction. The results further validate why Harrisburg is such a great central location to properly serve the incredible enthusiasm for collector cars in the northeastern United States.

Evidence of this passion could be found in the standing-room only crowds that made their presence known throughout the entirety of the event and the fact that consignments came in from 26 states.

Top 10 sales at the Mecum Harrisburg 2016 auction include (all individual sales reflect hammer prices):

  1. 1970 Ford Mustang Boss 429 Fastback at $220,000 (pictured above)
  2. 1967 Chevrolet Corvette Convertible at $160,000
  3. 1967 Chevrolet Corvette Coupe at $125,000
  4. 1963 Chevrolet Corvette Split Window Coupe at $120,000
  5. 1968 Ford Shelby GT350 Fastback at $110,000
  6. 2015 Ford Shelby GT350 at $110,000
  7. 1970 Chevrolet Chevelle SS Convertible at $105,000
  8. 1970 Chevrolet Chevelle LS6 at $105,000
  9. 1954 Chevrolet Corvette Roadster at $102,500
10. 1973 Chevrolet Corvette Motion Manta Ray GT at $100,000
Mecum Auctions’ next collector car auction will be the company’s annual return of Mecum Monterey 2016. “The Daytime Auction” will take place August 18-20 in Monterey, California.