Auction Record Set

Barrett-Jackson Sets Record
The 3rd Annual Hot August Nights Auction set records for Barrett-Jackson in Reno Tahoe, Nevada, Aug. 6 and 8. Barrett-Jackson’s Reno Tahoe auction included the sale of 232 vehicles and over 400 collectible pieces totaling more than $9.5 million in sales (unaudited) at 100 percent sell through rate. Barrett-Jackson also shattered records with a 36-percent increase in sales over 2014. Guests filled the auction arena with attendance reaching more than 40,000 and surpassing the Reno-Tahoe record for single-day attendance on Aug. 7. In addition, the docket of collector cars attracted the most bidders in the Hot August Night Auction’s three-year history.