AUCTION HIGHLIGHTS: Top Vehicle Sales at Barrett-Jackson’s Inaugural 2023 New Orleans Auction

The inaugural Barrett-Jackson New Orleans event, held at the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center from September 28-30, showcased an awe-inspiring collection of highly sought-after collector cars that took center stage. Among the diverse offering of amazing vehicles offered, here are the ones that took the top slots:

Pictured above, this 1958 Chevrolet Corvette is powered by a new 6.2-liter LS3 V8 engine with a 4-speed automatic transmission. Features a Borla stacked injection with Holley management. Rides on an Art Morrison IRS chassis with front C7 suspension and has fully adjustable RideTech coilovers.

Created by Hennessey Performance Engineering and powered by a 5.4-liter twin-turbo and supercharged V8 engine. Finished with painted-on white stripes over a red exterior. 19,985 actual miles.

Rotisserie-restored and powered by a fresh fuel-injected downdraft 429ci V8 engine paired with a 4-speed manual transmission. Comes with the genuine Eleanor Certification paperwork, Eleanor body VIN plate and emblems. Only has break-in miles.

Powered by a 5.4-liter DOHC MPFI supercharged V8 engine with a 6-speed manual transaxle. Brembo vented 4-piston disc brakes provide exceptional stopping power. Finished in Wimbledon White with Guardsman Blue stripes. From the Sherwood Classics Collection.

Known as “Shadow,” this outstanding MetalWorks build was completed in 2023. Loaded with modern features, including a built 6.0-liter LS 630hp V8 engine, 4L80E automatic transmission and Art Morrison chassis. From the MS CLASSIC CARS Collection.

Powered by a GM Performance 627hp LSX454 crate engine paired with a T56 6-speed manual transmission. Rides on height-adjustable RS SV by Fox coilovers and parallel 4-bar rear suspension. Features a period-correct interior.

Powered by a 5.2-liter V10 engine paired with a 7-speed dual-clutch automatic transmission. Suspension lowered with NOVITEC coilovers. Fitted with black Signature Performance lightweight forged wheels. 17,669 actual miles.

Powered by a 630hp 5.2-liter twin-turbo V12 engine paired with an 8-speed automatic transmission. Finished in a Morning Frost White exterior over a Chestnut Tan Alcantara leather interior. 8,157 actual miles.

LOT #723 – 2023 MASERATI MC20 – $253,000
Powered by a 630hp 3.0-liter twin-turbo V6 engine paired with a dual-clutch 8-speed automatic transmission. Silver exterior with red and black accents and featuring butterfly doors, launch control and a black leather premium interior.

Full custom build by Creative Rods and Restoration. Big-block 396ci Chevrolet engine bored to 412ci, Holley Sniper EFI, Brodix heads, push-button 6-speed automatic transmission. Scott’s Hotrods chassis and a custom interior by Cato Custom Upholstery.

Among the diverse offering of amazing vehicles offered, here are the ones that took the top slots.