ABC Atlanta to Hold Inaugural Collector Car Sale
INDIANAPOLIS — This weekend, ABC Atlanta's Red Top Auto Auction plans to host its first-ever Collector Car Auction, which is slated to include an offering of more than 400 collector, classic, specialty, muscle and antique vehicles.
The event will have several racing celebrities in attendance, including:
—NASCAR team owner Robert Yates, who is auctioning off the Ford Taurus in which NASCAR legend Dale Jarrett won the 1999 Winston Cup. It is being sold at no reserve.
—Former NASCAR driver Rusty Wallace, who now works as an ESPN race broadcaster, will stop by and sign autographs. His son, current NASCAR Nationwide Series driver Steven Wallace, will also be at the event.
—Also attending are NASCAR Camping World Series team owner Billy Ballew as well as drag racing legends Hubert Platt and Randy Payne.
Additionally, the No. 29 Shell Pennzoil Chevrolet driven by NASCAR's Kevin Harvick is being sold by Richard Childress Racing.
All of the units are being sold under the Big Top Tents, officials noted, adding that sale's reserved numbers are being taken quicker than anticipated.
Santander Consumer USA will kick the sale off by auctioning 10 to 15 repossessed units.
ABC Atlanta is also making available vendor and swap meet spaces.
For more information, view inventory or to register, visit www.auctionbroadcasting.com.