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11 top cars up for auction at Barrett-Jackson Scottsdale 2022 – ABC15 Arizona

SCOTTSDALE, AZ — Barrett-Jackson’s 2022 Scottsdale auction begins Jan. 22 at Westworld and vehicles of all kinds are up for grabs. 

Whether you’re a fan of off-roading vehicles, classic muscle cars, top-of-the-line models, custom-built rigs, or rare racing collector pieces, there’s something for you at this year’s auction.

Here are 11 of the top vehicles— including extremely rare cars — on the docket for the 2022 event, which runs through Jan. 30. 

2014 Mercedes-Benz G63 AMG 6X6 Brabus B63S 700 

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#1413.1  2014 MERCEDES-BENZ G63 AMG 6X6 BRABUS B63S 700

This off-road vehicle is like no other — six driven wheels, three rigid axles that can operate autonomously, and a turbocharged V8 engine. 

It’s more than 8,000 pounds but can still hit 60 miles per hour in just over 7 seconds. 

It was built in Austria and has spent most of its life in California. 

1967 Shelby Cobra 427 CSX 3356

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Lot #1397  1967 SHELBY COBRA 427 CSX 3356

This CSX 3356 Shelby Cobra was originally sold by Paradise Ford in Scottsdale in 1967. It was red and had a black interior, and was owned by numerous collectors. 

In the early 1990s, it was fully restored and repainted blue with white stripes. It received upgrades like widened fender flares, a relocated battery, a revised dashboard and trunk, and more. 

2017 Ford GT ’66 Heritage Edition

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 Lot #1389  2019 FORD GT HERITAGE EDITION

This Ford GT is inspired by a Le-Mans-winning car driven by Bruce McLaren and Chris Amon.

This 647HP engine boasts top speeds of over 216 miles per hour.

1955 Mercedes-Benz 300SL Gullwing

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 Lot #1415 – 1955 MERCEDES-BENZ 300SL GULLWING

This red Mercedes-Benz 300SL Gullwing is one of 855 produced in 1955. Only 1,400 of these cars were made between 1954 and 1957.

Its first owner — the Ministry of Police in Havana, Cuba — received the vehicle in June 1955. It took first place in the 1957 Havana Gran Prix National Race and first place in record time at the IV Classic Havana Rally.

It was special-ordered in Strawberry Red Metallic paint but has since been repainted a similar color. It has factory beige leather interior and custom luggage.

2014 McLaren P1

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Lot #1413  2014 MCLAREN P1

The first hybrid supercar, the McLaren P1, sold out within months of orders opening.

This 2014 dealer-owned model was acquired by supercar collector Sam Lee who had McLaren Special Operations in the UK prepare this vehicle to meet US regulations.

The chassis 24/375 was repainted in Racing Chrome, has racing seats, surround sound, exposed carbon fiber, parking sensors, and is built for both road and track.

2015 Porsche 918 Spyder

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Lot #1405  2015 PORSCHE 918 SPYDER

This Porche 918 Spyder is one of only 918 produced. The premiere hybrid hypercar was one of the final 2015 918s delivered.

It has a total power output of 887HP and 944 ft/lbs of torque. An independent test …….

Source: https://www.abc15.com/entertainment/events/11-top-cars-up-for-auction-at-barrett-jackson-scottsdale-2022

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