A new 2019 Ford Mustang Bullitt will cross the auction block for charity during this week’s 47th annual Barrett-Jackson Scottsdale auction. The new limited edition Bullitt, just unveiled last weekend, will be in the spotlight Friday afternoon. It’s one of more than 1,700 vehicles crossing the block through Sunday, January 21 at WestWorld of Scottsdale.
“We have a spectacular docket this week, and our charity cars are just a small sample of the incredible cars that will cross the block on Saturday,” said Steve Davis, president of Barrett-Jackson. “We are excited to sell the newly unveiled 2019 Ford Mustang Bullitt (Lot #3006) for charity on Friday, which will lead us into one of our best ‘Super Saturdays’ ever on the auction block.”
The 475-horsepower Mustang Bullitt VIN 001 goes across the block at 5:30 p.m. EST Friday, January 19. 100 percent of Mustang Bullitt hammer price goes to the facility that helped Steve McQueen as a child – Boys Republic – a school and treatment community for youth at risk.
Some of the highest-profile charity vehicles on Saturday, Jan 20:
- 4:30 p.m. MST – First production 2018 Corvette Carbon 65 Edition (Lot #3007) to benefit the George W. Bush Presidential Center’s Military Service Initiative
- 5:30 p.m. MST – Carolyn and Craig Jackson’s personal 1988 Chevrolet Corvette 35th Anniversary Edition (Lot #3008), part of Barrett-Jackson’s yearlong “Driven Hearts” charity initiative to benefit the American Heart Association
- 6:30 p.m. MST – First production 2019 Chevrolet Corvette ZR1 (Lot #3009) to benefit the Stephen Siller Tunnel to Towers Foundation
- 8:30 p.m. MST – 2017 Ford GT (Lot #3010), the first current model GT for charity at public auction to benefit the Autism Society of North Carolina’s IGNITE Program
2018 Barrett-Jackson Scottsdale Auction
The auction runs through Sunday, January 21. If you can make it in person, gates open at 8:00 a.m. The Ford Ride ’N Drives, Chevrolet Hot Laps, and Dodge Thrill Rides are open from 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Other highlights include the complimentary Behind the Hobby Collector Car Symposiums, the Barrett-Jackson Restoration Garage, the Barrett-Jackson Live Stage and the new STEAM City – a fun and educational experience including interactive demonstrations and hands-on activities to engage kids and families in areas of STEAM: Science, Technology, Engineering, the Arts, and Math. Check out Barrett-Jackson.com for a complete schedule of activities.
“Barrett-Jackson will be the epicenter of modern performance and luxury during Barrett-Jackson Auction Week, as proclaimed by Mayor Lane” said Steve Davis, president of Barrett-Jackson. “We strive to build the best docket with some of the most elite, sought-after vehicles in the world while providing a wide variety of events and activities that appeal to all the passionate automotive enthusiasts.”
2018 Barrett-Jackson Scottsdale Auction Remaining Television Schedule:
- Friday, Jan. 19
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- Saturday, Jan. 20
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- Sunday, Jan. 21
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