Don't have an extra million or two laying around for a 1950 Ferrari 750 Monza or Steve McQueen's 1970 Porsche 911S? Well, you can still stare in amazement of the fine automobiles up for auction this weekend in Monterey. A total of five auctions are slated throughout Monterey Auto Week and are expected to bring in a whopping $230 million total. Below are preview photos from just three of these auctions, Russo and Steele, RM and Mecum.
Russo and Steele
The Russo and Steele Collector Automobile Auction takes place at the Monterey Marriott Thursday through Saturday at 5pm. Visitors can catch a sneak peek of the autos in the Downtown West Parking Garage on Tyler Street in Monterey Thursday through Saturday beginning at 10am. You can see even more photos of this year’s Russo and Steele’s cars in our Flickr set.
Head across the street to the Portola Hotel & Spa to view the fancy motors up for bid through RM. The auctions themselves will take place Friday and Saturday at 6:30 pm but spectators can catch a glimpse of these plush cars in the Portola Hotel and Custom House Plaza Wednesday through Saturday. You can see even more photos of this year’s RM's cars in our Flickr set.
The Hyatt Regency Monterey hosts the auctions of Mecum Thursday through Saturday. Spectactors can see the automobiles up for bid in person on the greens of Del Monte Golf Course or in the comfort of their home during the live televised portion of the auction on HD Theatre. You can see even more photos of this year’s Mecums' cars in our Flickr set . For more information about Auto Auctions and the other events of Monterey Auto Week, see our page on the Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance and Monterey Auto Week.