Barrett- Jackson was established in 1971 by Tom Barrett and Russ Jackson. The first auction ever held by Barrett-Jackson consisted of Russ and Toms own collections. Today, Barrett- Jacksons expert staff has more then 130 years of combined experience and have a diverse knowledge in the automotive field. When it comes to collector car auctions, Barrett-Jackson is the leading auction house. They also specialize in automotive lifestyle events. Barrett- Jackson is based in Scottsdale, Arizona but also arranges auctions in Palm Beach, Florida, Reno/Tahoe, Nevada and Las Vegas. Barrett- Jackson arranges auctions once per year in each city and they consists of hundreds of rare, unique and valuable automobiles.