World's Largest Collector Car Auction Opens Today in Florida
The diverse lineup of classics includes a lot of historic, highly sought-after, and very collectible vehicles. Motorcycles, muscle cars, Corvettes, and more will be on display and up for grabs to bidders. Bidding begins on January 16, today, and runs through the 25th with each day being a different group of vehicles. Both spectator and bidder ticketing is available. The auction is taking place at the Osceola Heritage Park in Kissimmee.
Highlighting the show is a museum collection of muscle cars that includes the above 1969 Dodge Hemi Daytona, a 1971 Dodge Hemi Challenger R/T (one of only 63 made), A 1970 Chevrolet Chevelle LS6 Convertible Super Stock driven by Truppi Kling-Ray Allen, and more. These cars are from the Wellborn Musclecar Museum Collection in Alexander City, Alabama and there are a total of 24 muscular classics in that collection.
A 1959 Harley-Davidson FLH Duo-Glide owned by Jerry Lee Lewis is also up for sale, being offered by Lewis after being on display in his living room for several months and being one of his favorite rides for decades.
Another 1971 Dodge Hemi Challenger R/T is also available, this one featuring the lowest mileage recorded in a model for sale at just 1,871. Race cars will also be up for grabs, including a 1972 Lola T310 Can Am driven by David Hobbs.
More can be found at Mecum.com, with a full auction lot list and more details on each vehicle.