Day Three in Kissimmee
Mecum keeps building steam for the third day in a row
Andy Bolig - January 26, 2012 11:26 PM
This 1967 Chevrolet Corvette Convertible Bloomington Gold Benchmark 427/435 HP, 4-speed, unrestored Survivor brought $227,500.Credit: Mecum Auctions
This 1958 Chevrolet Impala Convertible went for $73,000.Credit: Mecum Auctions
What Ford fan wouldn't love a 1969 Shelby GT350 Fastback for $85,000?Credit: Mecum Auctions
Day three at the Mecum Auction continued to bring high impact bidding action to the block at Osceola Heritage Park in Kissimmee, Florida, garnering an incredible sell through rate of 79%.
The impressive mix of sold vehicles was led by a 1967 Chevrolet Corvette Convertible Bloomington Gold Benchmark 427/435 HP, 4-speed (Lot T188). This unrestored Survivor brought $227,500. Other top sellers included a 2007 Bentley GTC Convertible (Lot T206) that hammered for $101,000, a 1969 Shelby GT350 Fastback (Lot T177) for $85,000, and a 1958 Chevrolet Impala Convertible (Lot I57) that went for $73,000.
The Auction continues at a fevered pitch on Day four with nearly 400 cars crossing the block including a three-owner 1969 L88 Convertible (Lot F199). Watch all the action on the webcast at mecum.com, and catch eight hours of live coverage on Velocity from 2pm to 10pm Eastern.