- Auction Information
Lot 40The most important electric car ever built
1898 Riker Electric Stanhope• Amazing original, unrestored condition
• Built and raced by creator Andrew Riker, green energy pioneer
• Driven to victory at the Mechanics Fair at Charles River Park Race in 1898 and at the 1900 Paris Exhibition
• Winner of the very first 50-mile road race held in America; reported to reach an incredible 40 mph
• Eligible for the London to Brighton Veteran Car Run
• Limited roster of owners in 121 years including the Riker Family and The Henry Ford Museum
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Monday, August 12, 1pm to 6pm
Tuesday, August 13 through Thursday, August 15, 9am to 6pm
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77 Asilomar Avenue
Pacific Grove, CA 93950
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Thursday, August 15, 2019 - 5pm
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Tuesday and Wednesday, August 13 & 14 - 9am to 6pm
Thursday, August 15, 2019 - 9am to 3pm
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Pacific Grove Resident (With ID): Free Spectator Admission
Saturday and Sunday, August 10 & 11, 9am to 6pm. All cars must be on property by 6pm on Sunday.
Contact Stuart Schlaifer, Motorcar Logistics Lead, at 260.402.5869
Friday and Saturday, August 16 & 17, 9am to 6pm. All cars must be off property by 6pm on Saturday. No exceptions.
|SCHEDULE OF EVENTS:
Monday, August 12th, 2019 through Thursday, August 15, 2019
• See Preview of Vehicles above
• Auction Office and Bidder Registration from 9am to 6pm
Thursday, August 15th, 2019
• Auction Office and Bidder Registration from 9am through auction • Bidder VIP Reception 3pm to 5pm
• Auction begins at 5pm
- Valet parking and self-parking available. Valet begins at 1pm
Friday, August 16th and Saturday, August 17th, 2019
• Auction Office from 9am to 6pm
[Vehicles must be off property by 3pm on Saturday, August 17, 2019]
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