Luxury resorts around the Valley, including The Scottsdale Resort at McCormick Ranch, will soon welcome thousands of visitors for several winter and spring events in the coming weeks. One of the largest of these is the Barrett-Jackson Car Auction.
If you’ve never seen the auction on television or heard about it, it’s something definitely worth checking out. Barrett-Jackson is a collector car marketplace that features hundreds of unique and sought-after cars offered to a multitude of high-end bidders. Both serious buyers and car enthusiasts alike fill the audience, with attendance in the hundreds of thousands by the time the event ends. Not to mention the more than 6 million television and digital viewers worldwide. With an air of excitement amid the thrilling auction fun, the event will give you many a story to share after your vacation is done.
Dubbed the World’s Greatest Collector Car Auction, Barrett-Jackson Scottsdale takes place January 23-31 at Westworld of Scottsdale. The event will feature some once-in-a-lifetime car sightings, along with cars auctioned for charity. An exciting entry in this year’s event are two vehicles that starred in the Transformers movie franchise. The vehicles will be auctioned by Paramount Pictures and American filmmaker Michael Bay. The two vehicles include the Optimus Prime, featured in the first three science fiction action films, and a 1967 Chevrolet Camaro SS, which was cast as Bumblebee in Transformers 4: Age of Extinction.
The Barrett-Jackson Car Auction provides fun for people of all ages and car experience. Many spectators stay in nearby luxury resorts and visit the auction to simply get a look at some pretty amazing cars and to rub elbows with some of the greatest car collectors in the world.
When you stay at The Scottsdale Resort at McCormick Ranch, you have everything you need to sit back, relax and unwind from your visit to the Barrett-Jackson Car Auction. Work out in our state-of-the-art gym, enjoy a service or two in our Luna Spa, and sample the tasty Southwestern-inspired dishes in our Kitchen West restaurant.
When it comes to luxury resorts, the Scottsdale Resort at McCormick Ranch is a premiere Valley property. Book your stay for your Barrett-Jackson Car Auction vacation and get revved up for the time of your life!