Corvette Auction Preview: Mecum Austin 2015


Corvette Auction Preview: Mecum Austin 2015

Mecum Auctions is back in the Lone Star State next weekend for their two-day sale in Austin. The auction kicks off next Friday at 10am local time and will wrap up Saturday evening.

Once again we turn to Marshall Fancher and the Corvette auction experts at VetteNVestments for a preview of Corvettes available at Mecum’s final auction of 2015.

Get ready for Mecum, Texas style in the beautiful city of Austin next week.

So far we see 42 Corvettes coming up for sale in Austin: 4 C1’s, 14 C2’s, 17 C3’s, 4 C4’s, 3 C6’s.

Wow! Four split window coupes! Your choices of horsepower, options, and documentation. How about a 1972 LT 1 With factory Air Conditioning. Your choice of 2 Restomods. With 14 Midyear cars, Buyers will have a lot to choose from. In the market for an 82 Collector edition? A 7K Mile car is waiting for you. Maybe a barely used 2011 ZR1 Hero Edition with under 2,000 miles?

We will be onsite rating cars and providing daily updates but here are a few we’ll keeping a close eye on:

1967 Corvette Lot #S105 – 1967 Corvette
1967 Coupe, 327/350, 4SP
1963 Corvette Lot #S35 – 1963 Corvette
SWC, 360HP, Sidepipes
1956 Corvette Lot #S94 – 1956 Corvette
Restomod, LS3
1963 Corvette Lot #S36 – 1963 Corvette
SWC, 300HP, 4SP, A/C
2011 ZR1 Hero Edition Lot #S104 – 2011 Hero Edition Corvette ZR1
1 of 1, 1925 miles
1972 Corvette LT1 Lot #S116 – 1972 Corvette LT1
350/255 HP, 4-Speed, Factory A/C

The Austin auction will be televised live on NBCSN over the weekend as well. On Friday, live coverage begins as 12 noon and runs through 6 pm. On Saturday, the auction will be shown from 12:30 pm to 5:30 pm.

Marshall Fancher is the editor of VetteNVestments. Subscribe now to the Vette-n-Vestments Monthly Market Letter for comprehensive coverage of Corvette sales and auctions.

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