Barrett-Jackson Scottsdale will be here before we know it! We are so excited to make our way to Scottsdale for a week of car bliss. Not only are we excited to see the auction, we’re excited to experience Barrett-Jackson unlike ever before. VIP hospitality is just the start, we’re really looking forward to the behind-the-scenes tour!
On this tour, you see how the auction goes down, the stage, and how the cars are prepped on the staging lanes. Keep your eyes open, Craig Jackson loves to wander around during our tour.
While the behind-the-scenes tour is epic, we really can’t wait to see all of the cars. This year has a solid line up. Like most everyone, we have a few must-sees on our list. Let’s look at our top three cars this year!
1957 Jaguar Xk140 MC Roadster
Exterior Color RED
Interior Color BLACK
Engine Size 3.4L
Transmission 4-SPEED MANUAL
This is the dream car of James Bond enthusiasts. It exudes classic British charm and excellence in every way! This timeless beauty is 60 years old and has never looked better. Can’t you just see yourself driving down the Pacific Coast Highway with the wind in your hair like the star you truly are?
1969 Chevrolet Camaro Indy Pace Car Convertible
Exterior Color WHITE/ORANGE
Interior Color ORANGE
Engine Size 350CI
Transmission 4-SPEED AUTOMATIC
This Chevrolet is a must-have for any car collector. In February of 1969, Chevrolet announced that the public could order an Indy 500 Pace Car replica. There were only 3,675 units produced making this car a hard find. You can see it in all of its glory in Scottsdale.
2012 Hennessey Venom Gt Spyder "Steven Tyler's"
Exterior Color BLACK
Interior Color BLACK
Engine Size 427
Transmission 6-SPEED MANUAL
This car is sheer beauty. I mean, look at it–it’s gorgeous. This extremely rare Hennessey Venom GT Spyder comes from the personal collection of THE Steven Tyler. Only 12 Hennessey Venom GTs have ever been created and this is the first of the Spyder convertibles. Surprised this car is up for auction at all? Don’t be, 100% of the hammer price is going to Janie’s Fund, Steven Tyler’s initiative with “Youth Villages to bring hope and healing for many of our country’s most vulnerable girls who have suffered the trauma of abuse and neglect.”
Barrett-Jackson Scottsdale 2017
There you have it, our top three cars to see. Now, what the heck are you waiting for? Join us in Scottsdale this January. As a VIP, you’ll have access to the staging lanes, behind-the-scenes tours, premium food and beverages, and floor seating in the auction arena. You can’t go wrong with any of our packages and they make awesome holiday gifts!