Barrett Jackson has quite a few celebrity rides up on the auction block, including one of Frank Sinatra’s 1970 Maserati Ghibli.
Car collectors and enthusiasts are in for a real treat next month. This comes on the heels of Barrett Jackson’s announcement that the 2021 Las Vegas Auction will feature unique celebrity vehicles that are up for grabs. This is slated to be among the most highly anticipated car auctions in recent history, and promises to feature incredible wheels such as a car from Frank Sinatra’s personal collection, and a 1994 Rolls-Royce Corniche that is absolutely drool-worthy. Forbes reports that those with wallets deep enough to support a purchase of this kind, will not want to miss out on this incredible auction.
The stars of Las Vegas and the wheels that carried them! Our 2021 Las Vegas Auction will play host to an incredible selection of vehicles from a number of Vegas icons, including Wayne Newton, Siegfried & Roy and Frank Sinatra.
— Barrett-Jackson (@Barrett_Jackson) May 26, 2021
Celebrities are often admired for the cars they drive, and are known to accessorize and customize their vehicles in ways that only the wealthiest elite could afford. Car enthusiasts often sit in awe and wonder, admiring the vehicles from afar. Now, the public stands a chance at being able to own some of the most widely admired celebrity-owned vehicles in the world.
The sheer esteem and privilege associated with being able to own a vehicle that previously belonged to a celebrity is enough reason to be attracted to this auction, but car fanatics have quickly discovered that some of these automobiles offer far more than the initial nostalgic appeal. Many of these cars are rare, and have been fully upgraded and customized, making them even more appealing for collectors across the globe.
Barrett Jackson has quite a few celebrity rides up on the auction block, including one of Frank Sinatra’s 1970 Maserati Ghibli. This powerful vintage car boasts a V8 engine that churns out a whopping 330 horsepower. Gearheads will also appreciate the appeal that comes with knowing this also happens to be a 5-speed manual transmission vehicle, making it even more desirable and of course, more costly.
The car collection is being displayed as a No-Reserve offering, and even includes Wayne Newton’s custom 1981 Mercedes-Benz 380SL roadster, a rare beauty that is already drawing attention and causing a stir.
Those who miss out on that particular vehicle stand a second chance to own a car from Newton’s collection, as this auction also happens to boast his two-tone 1979 Rolls-Royce Silver Shadow II.
The list of impressive vehicles on the auction block also includes a fan-favorite; the Toyota Supra from The Fast and the Furious. This car carries as much power as it does historical and nostalgic significance, as it was the actual Toyota that was driven by the late Paul Walker during the filming of the movie.
There is also a 903-horsepower 2015 McLaren P1 hybrid hypercar, which belonged to famed car collector and DJ extraordinaire, Deadmau5.
Those who prefer speed on two wheels are able to bid on the custom build led by Jesse James and the West Coast Choppers, as the auction also includes WWE Hall of Famer Bill Goldberg’s WCC El Diablo 2003.
Tickets for the event are sold exclusively online and are poised to sell quickly due to high demand.
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