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Barrett-Jackson Palm Beach auction Day 1 highlights

A pair of charity cars had the top hammer prices

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The Barrett-Jackson Palm Beach auction kicked off on Thursday morning with collector car lovers and automotive fans heading to the South Florida Fairgrounds for the start of the 3-day event. Almost 200 of the near 700 vehicles on this year’s no reserve docket went across the auction block and the top sellers from Thursday shows the wide variety of vehicles available for car collectors.

LotDescriptionSold Price
30012023 CADILLAC CT5-V BLACKWING – COLLECTORS SERIES FIRST-PRODUCTION VIN$250,000
30002020 FORD SHELBY GT500$185,000
1312021 FORD BRONCO FIRST EDITION$87,450
127.11955 CHEVROLET 150 CUSTOM COUPE$80,300
129.21965 VOLKSWAGEN VANAGON CUSTOM BUS$80,300
1301972 CHEVROLET C10 CUSTOM PICKUP$66,000
131.12015 FORD F-250 KING RANCH PICKUP$60,500
992022 FORD BRONCO BIG BEND$57,200
1271957 FORD THUNDERBIRD CONVERTIBLE$55,000
133.11963 CHEVROLET NOVA SS CONVERTIBLE$55,000
132.12018 JEEP WRANGLER UNLIMITED CUSTOM SUV$55,000
1222002 CHEVROLET CAMARO SS 35TH ANNIVERSARY CONVERTIBLE$54,450

Thursday’s highest hammer price was the 2023 Cadillac CT5-V Blackwing Collectors Series First-Production VIN whose sale benefits SAE Foundation, which brings automotive engineers and related technical experts into classrooms to provide STEM education solutions.  The winning bidder, businessman Tim Whited, purchased a first-production Cadillac CTS V-Sport in 2013 with the proceeds also going to the SAE Foundation. Whited will work directly with Cadillac to customize the configuration of his new vehicle.

2023 Cadillac CT5-V Blackwing Collectors Series First-Production VIN
Photo courtesy of Barrett-Jackson Collector Car Auctions

The 2022 Ford Shelby GT500, one of 1,250 “Golden Ticket” Shelbys with the Carbon Fiber Track Pack, sold for $185,000 with 100% of the hammer price going to John Hopkins University’s Sidney Kimmel Comprehensive Cancer Center to support pancreatic cancer research.

Barrett-Jackson’s 2022 Palm Beach Auction continues today for Day 2 of the three-day event. Live television broadcast of the event will be on FYI from 12-7 p.m. ET and the entire broadcast may also be streamed outside of the U.S. on BarrettJackson.tv.

Barrett-Jackson’s livestream featuring all the cars, all the time, may can be found online at Barrett-Jackson.com.

David P. Castro
David P. Castro is an experienced automotive and motorsports writer with a passion for American muscle cars. He is a credentialed automotive, NASCAR, and IndyCar reporter that graduated from the University of Nevada. The Santa Rosa, California native resides in Phoenix with his wife, son, Siberian Husky, Mini Cooper, and 1977 Chevrolet C10.

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