Mecum Kissimmee Totals $62.7m

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Mecum‘s mammoth Kissimmee sale has drawn to a close, and the results are in. 1,759 vehicles sold out of 2,576 offered, and overall sales totaled $62,729,344. A 1971 Plymouth Hemi ‘Cuda was the high sale at $604,800.

Despite nationwide weather conundrums resulting in thousands of cancelled flights throughout the Northeast and Midwest, the auction still managed to succeed in bringing buyers and sellers together with overall attendance reaching more than 70,000 spectators and an unbeatably diverse lineup of collector vehicles making the trip. More than 48 hours of the auction were broadcast on NBC Sports and Esquire networks drawing more viewers than any other live Mecum auction broadcast in the auction house’s six-year history on television

The complete top 10 sales list for Mecum’s Kissimmee auction includes (all individual sales include buyer’s premium):

1971 Plymouth Hemi Cuda (Lot S143) at $604,800
1968 Chevrolet Corvette L88 Coupe (Lot S179) at $572,400
1969 Chevrolet Corvette L88 Convertible (Lot S165.1) at $550,800
1963 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 Tanker (Lot S150.1) at $513,000
1964 Chevrolet Corvette Big Tank Coupe (Lot S181.1) at $378,000
2006 Ford GT Heritage Edition (Lot S196) at $345,600
1967 Plymouth Barracuda Hurst Hemi Under Glass (Lot S200) at $324,000
2006 Ford GT (Lot T181.1) at $261,900
1967 Chevrolet Corvette Coupe (Lot S156) at $259,200
1969 Ford Mustang Boss 429 Fastback (Lot S141) at $259,200

 

Tony Piff

SCM Auctions Editor and Photographer

Tony has long trumpeted the virtues of collecting Japanese cars. His daily driver is a 1970 Toyota Hilux — the one with the turn signals on top of the fenders. His popular “Rising Sun” column keeps a pulse on the J-tin market.

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