With most people staying home, businesses have pivoted to working online. With a background in online auctions, it was easy for the crew at Barrett-Jackson to bring excitement of bidding on dream machines to the masses via the internet. Kicking off on May 8, 2020 the Online-Only, May 2020 Auction will run 75 vehicles across its virtual auction block, and not surprisingly, many of them are Mustangs.
“Barrett-Jackson was the first collector car auction company to introduce live internet bidding to the industry in the early 1990s,” Craig Jackson, chairman and CEO of Barrett-Jackson, said. “Today, that same innovative spirit has led to our new online auction platform that will deliver the same level of trust digitally as we do in person. All of our bidders will be carefully pre-screened and our vehicles reviewed with the same care as at our live events, making our online auctions the perfect extension of the Barrett-Jackson experience.”
Utilizing the Proxibid auction platform, this auction is designed to bring pre-screened bidders together with sellers offering vehicles and automobillia.
For more on the auction, you can check out the preview video right here, and interested bidders can sign up to participate right here. Just be aware that if you win one of these dream machines, you will have to arrange to pick it up from Barrett-Jackson in Scottsdale, Arizona.
“No other company connects the collector car community like Barrett-Jackson,” Jackson added. “Over the last nearly 50 years, we’ve built a brand that’s come to represent more than just the auction of collector cars. Our relaunched online auction platform is the perfect extension of the Barrett-Jackson experience. It won’t just feature a diverse docket of coveted collector cars you expect from our auctions, it’ll fan the flame of passion we share as enthusiasts.”