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ARIZONA AUCTION RESULTS POINT TO PAUSE IN MARKET

10 FEBRUARY 2016 Published on www.hagerty.com By: Brian Rabold Every January, collector car market-watchers focus their attention on Scottsdale, Ariz., where thousands of cars are offered for sale at no reserve. Rightly or wrongly, the week is credited with setting the tone for the entire year, and 2016’s Arizona Auction Week carried a tension we haven’t seen since […]

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2016 HAGERTY HOT LIST

9 FEBRUARY 2016 Published on www.hagerty.com By: Hagerty Despite the fact that automakers progressively tout this period as the dawn of driverless technology, 2015 was a record year for new vehicle sales. By all objective measures, vehicles have never been better. As manufacturers continue to push the boundaries during this new golden age of automotive performance, it begs […]

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FIVE ODDBALLS FROM THE SCOTTSDALE AUCTIONS

3 FEBRUARY 2016 Published on www.hagerty.com By: Hagerty For the most part, the Scottsdale classic car auctions cater to collectors with fairly conventional (albeit extravagant) tastes. “For the most part” being the operative term here. But for those dedicated eccentrics who look hard enough, there can be some mighty odd stuff lurking behind the Mustangs and Corvettes. Here […]

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SCOTTSDALE AUCTION WEEK: OVERALL TOP 10 SALES

2 FEBRUARY 2016 Published on www.hagerty.com By: Andrew Newton The whirlwind of Scottsdale auctions ended Sunday afternoon with Barrett-Jackson hammering a Jaguar sold at $18,000, bringing their totals to $103.3 million and 1,484 vehicles sold.  Six other auction companies brought the totals for the week to $250.6 million and 2,491 sold out of 3,104 offered for an 80 […]

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TEN CARS TO WATCH IN SCOTTSDALE AND WHY

21 JANUARY 2016 Published on www.hagerty.com By: Hagerty Scottsdale: pure old car commerce. Yeah, the lovely Arizona Concours the weekend before is a solid success at this point, but without the vintage races, the hangar parties, the motoring celebrations and reunions of Monterey, the focus here remains on sales. Coming as it does at the beginning of the […]