Full Docket of Collectible Convertibles, Roadsters, and Spectacular Collections Headline Barrett-Jackson’s 16th Annual Palm Beach Auction, Live on Proxibid

Omaha, NE and Palm Beach, FL—March 26, 2018—Proxibid, the most trusted way to connect buyers and sellers of highly valued items, is gearing up for the 16th Annual Palm Beach Auction presented by Barrett-Jackson, The World’s Greatest Collector Car Auctions®. The live auction will take place April 12-15 at the South Florida Fairgrounds, with live online bidding available via Proxibid.


The docket for this auction features two outstanding collections, including more than 140 cars from the John Staluppi Cars of Dreams Collection selling at No Reserve. In all, nearly 600 vehicles, as well as a vast array of automobilia, will sell to the highest bidder over four action-packed days in South Florida and online. Collectible convertibles like a 1955 Packard Caribbean Convertible, number 244 of only 500 produced, and a 1972 Oldsmobile Cutlass 442 Convertible will be crossing the block. Other highlighted vehicles up for bid in this auction include:

  • 1957 Cadillac Eldorado Biarritz Convertible: This vehicle has been restored to run and drive beautifully. It is a proven show winner with a First-Place win at the Huntington Beach Concours d’Elegance and is one of only 1,800 Biarritz convertibles produced in 1957.
  • 1959 Dodge Custom Royal Super D-500 Convertible: Featured twice in Hemmings Magazine, this multiple award-winning 1959 Dodge Custom Royal Super D-500 has exceptional fit and finish.
  • 1967 Shelby GT350: A collectors’ dream, this 1967 Shelby GT350 is complete with a Hi-Performance engine and beautiful Nightmist Blue finish.
  • 2012 Lexus LFA Nürburgring Edition: This 2012 Lexus LFA Nürburgring Edition is one of just 50 ever built and has only 1,600 miles.


“We are thrilled with the lineup for this year’s Palm Beach Auction,” said Craig Jackson, Chairman and CEO of Barrett-Jackson. “With great collections and cars that span generations, this Palm Beach Auction includes some of the most coveted collectibles available on the market today. We are excited to once again partner with Proxibid to ensure that online bidders from across the globe can be a part of the action and participate as if they were there live.”


All purchases on the Proxibid platform are backed by the company’s comprehensive risk management system, designed specifically to manage high-dollar transactions like the collector cars crossing the block in this auction. Proxibid’s robust online bidding platform is powered by enterprise-level technology and infrastructure, making it the safest place to buy and sell highly valued items online.


For more information about this auction, to review the online catalog, or to bid, please visit Proxibid.


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About The Barrett-Jackson Auction Company

Established in 1971 and headquartered in Scottsdale, Arizona, Barrett-Jackson, The World’s Greatest Collector Car Auctions®, is the leader in collector car auctions and automotive lifestyle events. The company produces auctions in Scottsdale, Arizona; Palm Beach, Florida; at Mohegan Sun in Connecticut, and Las Vegas, Nevada. With broadcast partners Velocity and Discovery Channel, Barrett-Jackson will feature live television coverage in 2018, including broadcasts in over 150 countries internationally. Barrett-Jackson also endorses a one-of-a-kind collector car insurance for collector vehicles and other valued belongings. For more information about Barrett-Jackson, visit www.barrett-jackson.com, or call 480-421-6694.


About Proxibid

Proxibid provides auction companies and asset owners with access to the most trusted way to buy and sell highly valued items online. More than $4 billion in inventory passes through Proxibid’s Marketplace annually via live and timed auctions, and Buy Now and Make Offer capabilities, across 15 categories that include heavy equipment; industrial machinery; real estate; fine art; antiques and collectibles, and more.


Founded in 2001, Proxibid is headquartered in Omaha, NE with offices in London. For more information about Proxibid, please visit www.proxibid.com.