This event intends to exhibit classic marques for auction, from the 1930s through to the 1990s. The online simulcast auction will be beamed worldwide, with buyers expected throughout Australia, Asia, America and Europe.
This is the first “Top Shelf” auction of its
kind in New Zealand and will coincide with the 35th InterMarque Concours D’ Elegance
New Zealand Classic Car show. It is planned to be
Courtesy of the event sponsors, Swann Insurance and Manheim
Fowles Auctioneers, all entry fees, commissions and buyers fees will be donated
to Starship Children’s Hospital, with fee scales being an Entry Fee of $100.00
per vehicle, a Selling Commission of $500.00 per vehicle and a Buyer’s Fee $200.00
per vehicle. Auction entries will be restricted to the first 30 entries.
The event will be held at the Ellerslie Convention
with viewing from 9:00am Thursday 7th & Friday 8th February
2008 and the auction itself at 7.00pm Friday 8th February 2008.
If you’re interested in the classic marques listed
for auction, go to www.manheimfowles.co.nz, where you can view and
also register to bid live via simulcast while the auction is in progress. Should
you wish to register your classic car, motorcycle
or automotive memorabilia for auction email classiccars@ manheimfowles.co.nz before 28 January 2008.