January is known internationally as the month to be in Scottsdale if you live, love or fantasize about cars. There are 6 well known auctions in and around Scottsdale with something for everyone. Whether you are an average Joe or Jane looking for a project car or affordable muscle, or can afford the best and most beautiful autos every made, you will find a home this month in Scottsdale.
The most well known is Barrett Jackson, held at WestWorld in N. Scottsdale. The gates open for viewing on the 13th, but cars continue to arrive for a couple more days. B-J usually has the widest range of autos available including classics, sports cars and muscle cars. Auctions start on 1/17 and run through 1/20. Check out http://www.barrett-jackson.com/ for more info.
Russo and Steele also has a high profile with it's location at Loop 101 and Scottsdale Road. This auction, running from Jan 16-20 will have more than 700 cars crossing the block and provides a great opportunity to see a wide variety of cars as well. http://www.russoandsteele.com/index.php/auctions/scottsdale-auction
RM Auctions features the best of the best at it's high end auction held at The Arizona Biltmore. RM is known for it's beautiful classic cars as well as high end sports cars. If you truly admire the beauty of a well crafted classic then this is the place to be Viewing Jan 17 & 18 with the auction on Jan. 18.. http://www.rmauctions.com/
Gooding and Company also specializes in high end classic and GORGEOUS automobiles. The Gooding Auction will be held Jan. 18 & 19 at Scottsdale Fashion Square. For more info see http://www.goodingco.com/
Bonhams returns to the Westin Kierland for it's auction of prestige cars with viewings Jan 15-17 and the auction on Jan. 17. For more info see.http://www.bonhams.com/auctions/20582/
Last, but definitely not least is the Silver Auction being held at the Fort McDowell Casino. Silver typically carries muscle cars, hot rods and everyday cars, allowing something for almost anyone. Silver runs Jan 17 & 18. For more info see http://www.silverauctions.com/auction_detail.php?id=152&flag=0
If you don't want to attend an auction but still want to check out some nice cars, check out the Barrett- Jackson Night at the Pavillions on Saturday Jan 12. You'll have the opportunity to walk through rows of all kinds of collectible cars. Scottsdale Pavillions at Indian Bend and Loop 101.