Scottsdale, AZ — With five of the eight auction companies now reporting their finalized results for Arizona Auction Week, the previous unofficial total of $244.1 million has risen to $252 million, beating last year’s cumulative total of $251.2 million.
Barrett-Jackson reported its highest results ever, with total sales of $141 million for more than 1,900 vehicles (their largest-ever docket), automobilia and 9 charity cars. B-J’s sell-through rate was 99.9%.
Gooding & Company scored $36.17 million in sales — up from the preliminary results of $35.8 million — and had the highest result of Arizona Auction Week: $3.2 million for a 1995 Ferrari F50 coupe.
RM Sotheby’s results rose to $30.4 million from $30.3 in sales.
Russo and Steele registered $10.7 million in sales, up from from initial reports of $8 million.
Leake Auctioneers, the newcomer at Arizona Auction Week, reported sales of $17 million, up from the initial report of $16.6 million.
No finalized information has been released for Bonhams, with $8.4 million in total sales; MAG Auctions, which took over the annual Silver Arizona sales for the first time this year, $1.7 million; and Worldwide Auctioneers, whose boutique sale of just 98 cars reached $6.1 million.
The final official tally could rise as these auction companies release their official numbers.