Mecum to Hold Collector Car Auction at the Portland Expo Center June 21-22
WALWORTH, Wis. – June 5, 2019 – Mecum Auctions, the world’s largest collector car auction company, will return to Portland this June 21-22 for an offering of 600 classic and collector cars at the Portland Expo Center. Consignment positions are available to complement the offerings to include everything from American muscle cars and Corvettes, to classics, trucks, Hot Rods, Resto Mods and more.
Among the Mecum Portland auction’s featured lots is a 1969 Ford Mustang Boss 429 Fastback (Lot S120) with KK number 1886. One of 850 produced in 1969 with the Boss 429/375 HP 820 T engine, the vehicle is presented following a two-year restoration that included a refinishing in the original Candy Apple Red exterior, Also consigned to the auction is a 1969 Ford Mustang Mach 1 Fastback (Lot S83) that has a matching-number S Code 390 CI V-8 big block engine and four-barrel carburetor. The vehicle has a rotisserie restoration finished to factor specifications including the correct Winter Blue metallic exterior paint.
Among the other featured lots consigned to date are a 1957 Cadillac Eldorado Biarritz Convertible (Lot S98) that is one of 1,800 produced in 1967 with a matching-numbers dual-quad 365/300 HP V-8 engine and was previously owned by Hall of Fame Kustomizer John D’Agostino; a 1969 Chevrolet Camaro RS Z28 (Lot S139) believed to have 68,880 miles; a 1971 Buick GSX (Lot F211) with matching number and is one of 337 imported for sale in Canada; and a 1965 Sunbeam Tiger Roadster (Lot S79) with a 260 CI engine, a four-speed transmission, and the paint code 1 Black, the most rare of all the colors used by Sunbeam Tiger with red interior.
The auction is open to buyers, sellers and spectators. Bidder registration is available online in advance for $100, $200 after June 20, and includes admission for two to each auction day. General admission tickets are available in advance online for $20 per person, per day, and for $30 at the door and online after June 20. Children 12 and younger receive complimentary admission. Doors open each day at 8 a.m. with the vehicle auction beginning at 10 a.m. NBC Sports Network will broadcast 12.5 hours of the auction including five hours of live auction coverage, and a live stream of the entire auction will be presented at www.Mecum.com.
Mecum’s website is updated daily with the latest consignments including detailed descriptions and photographs of the vehicles. To view the list, to consign a vehicle or to register as a bidder for this and all Mecum auctions, visit www.mecum.com, or call (262) 275-5050 for more information.
Mecum Portland 2019
June 21-22, 2019
Portland Expo Center
2060 North Marine Drive
Portland, OR 97217
Admission: $20 in advance online, and $30 at the door and online after June 20 per person, per day; children 12 and younger receive complimentary admission
Preview: Gates daily open at 8 a.m.
Auction: Vehicles begin at 10 a.m. each day
TV Schedule: To be announced. (All times Pacific)