Leake Auction Company boasted $10.5 million in sales at their Dallas Fall auction on November 21-23 with a 76% sell-through rate. The 1978 Glenn Pray Duesenberg Dual Cowl Sport Phaeton was the top seller at $310,750. During the three-day auction, 502 vehicles crossed the two-lane block.
The auction crowd gathered early each day to secure their seats. Attendees came from around the United States and Canada and from across the Atlantic.
Nine additional lots surpassed $100,000, including:
The Cord Trademark at $242,000
1965 Shelby Cobra CSX at $162,250
1963 Chevrolet Corvette at $146,300
1937 Cord 812 Phaeton at $143,000
1956 Chevrolet Nomad at $134,200
1970 Plymouth Superbird at $110,000
1963 Chevrolet Corvette Fuelie at $108,900
1957 Cadillac Eldorado Biarritz at $106,700
1985 Ferrari Testarossa at $104,500
“This was an extraordinary auction,” stated Richard Sevenoaks, president of Leake Auction Company. “We were very successful with the debut of our Platinum Series in Dallas, which included nine unique cars, like the Glenn Pray Duesenberg. The response to this series was incredible, and we are excited about its future growth.”
The results of the Dallas auction results are available online at www.LeakeCar.com.