The biggest of car auctions is underway in Scottsdale, AZ. The 2015 Barrett Jackson auction kicked off on Saturday with the first every Family Value Day. The event runs through next Sunday but is already doing better than last year. Over the opening weekend attendance was up 22% compared to 2014.
Much of the weekend was devoted to previewing cars that will go on the block later and to auctioning off automobilia. On Monday, the auctions were in earnest, with sales of $1.5 million for the 94 cars that went on the block.
Check out the videos below to get a feel for what it’s like to be on the floor in Scottsdale and a preview of upcoming auctions. Follow @Barrett-Jackson on Twitter for up-to-the-minute auction results.