McCormick's Palm Springs Collector Car Auction
Hot Cars in the Desert
Auto enthusiasts will once again make their way out to the idyllic desert oasis of Palm Springs, CA this February for the 60th edition of entrepreneur Keith McCormick's semiannual car auction. McCormick's Palm Springs Collector Car Auction shows no signs of slowing down, with the latest event bringing more than 520 rare and collectible vehicles to the auctioning block over a long weekend at the Palm Springs Convention Center. Taking advantage of Palm Springs' reputation as a celebrity getaway, the auction has in the past featured automobiles belonging to everyone from Frank Sinatra to Queen Elizabeth II. However, despite its high roller reputation, McCormick's auction asks a reasonable $300 fee from sellers along with a 5 per cent commission. For those looking to bid, buy, or perhaps just gawk, entry to Saturday and Sunday's auctions is $15 per person, or $25 for both days. Friday evening's event is free, with VIP bidders receiving complimentary food, as well.
When: February 26-28, 2016