Leake Auction Company, a Ritchie Bros. solution, will host a three-day spring auction at Dallas Market Hall in Dallas, TX on April 12 – 14, 2018. Featuring 450 vehicles, this year’s auction will kick-off on Thursday evening with an exclusive customer appreciation event at 4:30 p.m. The auction portion of the event will begin with memorabilia selling at 6 p.m. and vehicles at 7pm.
“The line-up we are presenting in our April auction truly has something for every car collector, especially those who are looking for trucks, Broncos and exotics,” said Richard Sevenoaks, general manager of Leake Auction Company. “We are excited to start the event on Thursday evening—this is new for us and will allow us to expand our offerings, while making it more accessible for our clients. Richard Rawlings will once again host our exclusive bidder and consignor party at his garage on Friday evening. This is always a fun opportunity for our clients to tour his garage and see behind the scenes of his TV show.”
Notable vehicles include:
• 1955 Chevrolet Bel Air
• 1959 Chevrolet Corvette
• 1974 Chevrolet K-5 Blazer 4X4
• 1970 Dodge Challenger – selling without reserve
• 2008 Factory Five GTM
• 2013 Ferrari 458 Italia
• 2005 Ford GT
• 1970 Ford Torino Cobra
• 2014 Jeep Wrangler JK-8
• 1953 Packard Caribbean
• 1969 Plymouth Road Runner – selling without reserve
• 1967 Shelby GT500 CSS Continuation Series
For more information about the auction, becoming a registered bidder or consigning a vehicle, visit LeakeCar.com or call +1.918.254.7077. Admission to the auction is $20 for adults, $15 for seniors and military with ID and $7 for children under 12. Online bidding will be available via IronPlanet.com.
High-resolution photos of the cars mentioned above may be downloaded by clicking here. The complete lineup of vehicles may be viewed at LeakeCar.com.
About Leake Auction Company:
Leake Auction Company was established in 1972 by James C. Leake, Sr. as one of the first car auctions in the country. Forty-five years later, three generations of the Leake family continue to carry out the principles Mr. Leake founded the company on: quality, respect and loyalty to the business. Currently Leake conducts four auctions a year in Tulsa, Oklahoma City and two in Dallas. In January 2018, Leake was acquired by Ritchie Bros., a global asset management and disposition company.
About Ritchie Bros.:
Established in 1958, Ritchie Bros. (NYSE and TSX: RBA) is a global asset management and disposition company, offering customers end-to-end solutions for buying and selling used heavy equipment, trucks and other assets. Operating in a multitude of sectors, including construction, transportation, agriculture, energy, oil and gas, mining, and forestry, the company’s selling channels include: Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers, the world’s largest industrial auctioneer offers live auction events with online bidding; IronPlanet, an online marketplace with featured weekly auctions and providing its exclusive IronClad Assurance® equipment condition certification; Marketplace-E, an online marketplace offering multiple price and timing options; Mascus, a leading European online equipment listing service; and Ritchie Bros. Private Treaty, offering privately negotiated sales. The company also offers sector-specific solutions including GovPlanet, TruckPlanet, Kruse Energy Auctioneers, and Cat® auctions, plus equipment financing and leasing through Ritchie Bros. Financial Services. For more information about the unprecedented choice provided by Ritchie Bros., visit RitchieBros.com.
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For more information, please contact:
Communications Director, Leake Auction Company
Corporate Communications Lead, Ritchie Bros.