WHAT: Mecum Automotive Auction brings 1000 cars, trucks & motorcycles and an adrenaline fortified atmosphere to Chicagoland this week, weekend. Mecum hosts the affordable, unpretentious auction where highly coveted rare cars and trucks change hands for $100,000s+ and more recent classics sell for a modest $4500!!!
SPECIAL ATTRACTION: LOT S134 1979 Porsche 930 Turbo, formerly owned by late NFL Hall of Fame Chicago Bears running back great Walter Payton aka as "Sweetness," currently owned by his son Jarrett.
WHERE: Schaumburg Convention Center 1551 Thoreau Drive, Schaumburg, Illinois 60173
WHEN: October 25-27, 2016 : 8 am - ?, Auction Bidding commences at 1 p.m. (Live Broadcast on NBCSN from 12 p.m. - 5 p.m.)
WHO: General public - all ages
HOW MUCH: General Admission $30 per day/ $60 for two day pass, Children age 12- free; Bidding Registration $200 - $500
NOTE: 50% Discount off all Admission & Bidding Registration on Friday October 26, 2018 for entrants wearing Chicago Blackhawks & Illinois State University (ISU) themed attire.
ACCESS / PARKING: Free parking with Shuttle Bus service from Firestone Complete Car Care 1755 E. Golf Road, Schaumburg, IL
TIPS: Arrive at Mecum 2018 Chicago Auction early to inspect cars & trucks under outdoor tents. If anything catches your eye, then register to bid. On the spot financing at competitive rates is offered at the Auction Floor. Rarer cars and trucks will be featured on Saturday, October 27, 2016.
(Contributing Editor: Tomasz Paluch, Roadblazing.com)
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