“Auction Etiquette 101” for Exotic & Vintage Car Buyers

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There’s always a crop of newcomers, and many who are reluctant to participate, lacking a clear understanding of the protocol and unwritten auction etiquette involved in serious car auctions. We asked a group of the world’s most experienced car auction participants to provide insider tips for people looking to avoid making rookie mistakes at a car auction.

Industry Interview: Wayne Carini

Wayne Carini has a lifetime of experience in automobile restoration, and a resume that includes work on rare car collections owned by Letterman, Lendl and DuPont. He’s been featured in the New York Times as well as numerous automobile magazines, and for the past decade, Wayne has been host of the highly acclaimed Chasing Classic Cars on the Velocity Channel, where he gives viewers an insider’s look into his personal mission to uncover the world’s most rare and exotic cars.

Cars to Watch: Mecum Monterey 2018

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For their Monterey Car Week auction, Mecum is pulling out all the stops: a massive docket of exotic sports cars and the finest American muscle to please the discerning enthusiasts at Pebble Beach.

2018 Monterey Itinerary

Many of the highlights this year overlap, like the Porsche Werks Reunion and The Quail, so preparing a down-to-the-minute schedule is essential. Check out our itinerary below to avoid missing a moment of Monterey.