Four-day auction will be held in Tulsa’s River Spirit Expo on June 7 – 10, 2018
TULSA, OK (May 14, 2018) – Leake Auction Company, a Ritchie Bros. solution, will host their flagship auction in Tulsa, OK, on June 7 – 10, 2018. The event will kick-off in the River Spirit Expo on Thursday with an exclusive customer appreciation event at 4:00 p.m. The auction portion of the event will begin with memorabilia selling at 5 p.m. and vehicles at 5:30 p.m. Bidders and consignors will also be invited to a party on Friday evening, hosted by and held in the Hard Rock Casino Tulsa.
“We are thrilled with the line-up we are working on for our Tulsa auction,” said Richard Sevenoaks, General Manager of Leake Auction Company. “From a 2018 Dodge Demon, to a variety of Corvettes, Mustangs and classics, we are presenting a wide variety of vehicles. There are 30-plus vehicles that will be sold without reserve, giving everyone the opportunity to start their collection or add to it.”
Notable vehicles include (click each link for more details):
• 1965 Superformance GT40 MK I Continuation
• 1970 Buick GSX Stage 1
• 1979 Auburn 874 Dual Cowl Phaeton
• 1965 Chevrolet Corvette Convertible – selling without reserve
• 1939 Cadillac Series 61 Convertible
• 2018 Dodge Challenger SRT Demon
• 1969 Ford Mustang Mach 1 R Code
• 1938 Lincoln Zephyr
• 1970 Plymouth Barracuda Convertible
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 Thursday auction is $10; admission for Friday thru Sunday is $20 for adults, $15 for seniors and military with ID and $7 for children under 12. Doors will open at 2 p.m. on Thursday and 9 a.m. Friday thru Sunday. The auction will begin at 5 p.m. on Thursday, 10 a.m. on Friday and Saturday and 11 a.m. on Sunday. 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.