Are You a Classic Car Enthusiast? Here’s a Bit of Advice on Auction Buying

1969 Lamborghini Islero S

Car auctions are often a great method for purchasing those awesome cars you love and admire at a bargain price. The only problem is that if you’re not cautious when making a purchase, you could end up with the bad end of the deal.

Purchasing a car that is overpriced, or not in the best shape is a car enthusiast’s worst nightmare – but it happens. You see, once you’ve made your bid, there are no “take backs” meaning, you’re stuck. Therefore, you want to take your time in learning the tricks of the trade so that you can walk out of the auction feeling proud about your lean, mean, classic machine.

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April Rose at the Barrett-Jackson classic car auction

The beautiful April Rose from SPEED gives a shout-out to as she checks out tons of cool cars, including a stunning 1966 Shelby GT 500 and the Mystery Machine, from the 2012 Barrett-Jackson classic car auction in Las Vegas.

Barrett-Jackson is the ultimate classic car auction and it will be taking place from September 20th through the 22nd in Las Vegas and SPEED is the exclusive home for live coverage and highlights. Check out their website for program times.