WHAT: Mecum Automotive Auction brings 1000 cars, trucks & motorcycles and an adrenaline fortified atmosphere to Chicagoland this 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!!!
WHERE: Schaumburg Convention Center 1551 Thoreau Drive, Schaumburg, Illinois 60173
WHEN: October 7-8, 2016 : 8 am – ?, Auction Bidding commences at 1 p.m. (Live Broadcast on NBCSN from 11 a.m. – 3 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 7, 2016 for entrants wearing Chicago Blackhawks 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 2016 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 8, 2016.
(Contributing Editor: George Straton, Roadblazing.com)
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