Auction, Racing Event
Jun 1– 3, 2007
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Contact Information and Links
- Ashley Eouse
- 407 924-6249
About **HUGE RACE ROCK MEMORIBILIA AUCTION**
WORLD OF DECOR AUCTIONS and RACE ROCK SUPERCHARGED RESTAURANT and SHRINE TO MOTORSPORTS, are proud to present.........
THE LARGEST RACING AUCTION EVER!!!
CHECK OUT WWW.WODAUCTION.COM for complete Preview of Items!
-Vehicles, bikes, Boats, Racesuits race used and more!!! THE MUST ATTEND RACING EVENT OF THE SEASON!!
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***FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE***
RACE ROCK MEMORABILIA AUCTION SET FOR JUNE 1-3
ORLANDO -- After 11 years of serving as a backdrop to the famed theme restaurant, Race Rock Supercharged Restaurant, more than 1,000 pieces motorsports collectibles and memorabilia -- from Richard Petty's 1992 STP race car to race suits used by Jeff Gordon and Dale Earnhart to autographed car parts like Mark Martin's hood -- will be auctioned off to the highest bidder June 1-3 here at the former restaurant site on International Drive.
The auction, staged by Orlando-based auction company, World of Decor Auctions, will be held before a live audience at the Race Rock's Shrine To Motorsports facility on Friday starting at 2 p.m.. Preview of the 1,200 items for sale begins at 7 a.m.
Saturday and Sunday auctions will begin at 10 a.m. and will include live bidding on site, plus absentee and phone bidding, and live internet bidding on Ebay.
A sampling of the items for sale are posted on the the World of Decor websites www.shopwod.com and www.auctionwod.com. The auction will be called by Mike Booth Auctions, a Florida licensed auctioneer.
Winning bidders have a chance to grab pieces of racing history from the full gamat of motosports -- NASCAR, Formula One, Indy, dragster, motorcycle and powerboat racing. The items being liquidated are part of an extensive and authentic collection assembled by Race Rock's founder Bobby Moore, who first opened the restaurant in 1992 in Detriot, and with partners and racing greats Richard and Kyle Petty, Mario and Michael Andretti, John Force, Jeff Gordon, Don Prudhomme, Rusty Wallace, Scott Parker, Ernie Irvin and Geoff Bodine, relocated the flagship store to Orlando in 1996. Many of the items were featured in Race Rock establishments around the country, including the 20,000 square foot building here.
Some of the other feature items include:
Joe Amato 1988 Valoline Top Fuel Dragster race car (race used show car), Jeremy McGrath 1995 Honda Supercross bike (specially built); Jimmy King 1995 Orange Crush Hydroplane (race used dsiplay); Andretti 1989 Lola Indy race car, the only car driven by all three Andrettis -- Mario, Michael and Jeff (show car); Dave Shultz 1994 Sunoco Suziki drag bike (race used show bike); Tony Stewart, 1999 Home Depot Indy 500 race suit (race used), Rubens Barrichello 1998 HSBC/Ford Formula 1 racesuit,
Date and Time
Fri Jun 1, 2007 – Sun Jun 3, 2007
2:00 pm – 8:00 pm (EDT)
Times are shown in US/Eastern time.
|Jun 1, 2007||2:00 pm||Doors Open at 7 am for Preview. Auction begins at 2:00 PM SHARP ***LIVE AUDIENCE BIDS ONLY***|
|Jun 2, 2007||10:00 am||Auction beings at 10 am***LIVE and INTERNET BIDDERS WELCOME via WODAUCTION.com***|
|Jun 3, 2007||10:00 am||Auction beings at 10 am***LIVE and INTERNET BIDDERS WELCOME via WODAUCTION.com***|
Location and MapRace Rock of Orlando
8986 International Drive
Orlando, Florida 32819