Barrett-Jackson kicked off its 6th annual event with a live performance from Multi-platinum country star Clay Walker at the Opening Night Party on the beach at Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino in Las Vegas.
Car enthusiasts gather at the Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino in Las Vegas as the 2012 Shelby GT500 "Super Snake" two-door coupe was auctioned. More than 70,000 were in attendance to witness a world class auction celebrating American cars such as Lincolns, Corvettes and Shelbys.
As part of $32 million in gross sales, this 2014 Ford Mustang Cobra Jet prototype went under the hammer.
In addition to Clay Walker, other high profile celebrities that attended included the legendary Las Vegas performers Siegfried and Roy, critical acclaim film director Bryan Singer, former heavy weight champion Mike Tyson and 2012 Playboy Playmate of the year Jaclyn Swedberg.
Barrett-Jackson helped to raise $95,000.00 for Siegfried and Roy's The SARMOTI Foundation.
This 330 GTC sold for $495,000. This car is surely one of the most desirable Ferraris of the late 1960s!
The Continental Mark II was the elite automobile of the 1950s rich and famous, Elvis Presley, Frank Sinatra, Dwight Eisenhower and Howard Johnson. This vehicle sold for $700,000 — being the highest priced vehicle sold. All proceeds benefited children at Loma Linda University Children's Hospital, California.
This 2012 Shelby Mustang GT500 SVT "Super Snake" sold for $500,000 to support Wounded Warriors Family Support in its mission to provide support to families of those who have been wounded, injured or killed during combat operations. The Wounded Warriors Family Support's is vinyl wrapped in red, white and blue. Driven through 48 States during a five week driving tour. The wrap has the signatures of hundreds who love and respect our wounded warriors.