Estate Auction ofThe Late Russell Dale Phelon
Aiken, SC – June 22, 2012 - It was announced today that Iron HorseAuction Company, Inc. of Rockingham, N.C. will conduct the auction of thepersonal racing equipment for the Estate of the Late Russell Dale Phelon onJuly 10, 2012 at 10:00 am. The auction will include luxury and performance carsfrom Mr. Phelon’s personal collection, such as 1969 Lola Can-Am racecar, 2010Audi R8 and a pair of late model Chevrolet ZR1 Corvettes. Not to mention a number of Late ModelRacecars that Mr. Phelon enjoyed racing. Also included in the auction is all the equipment one could use tocompete in any racing division to date.
The auction will be held on site at Phelon Motorsports Services, LLClocated at 3980 Richland Avenue West, Aiken, SC. It will also be broadcast liveover the internet, for those buyers who are unable to attend in person.
Iron Horse Auction Company, Inc. and its principals are recognized onan international level for their knowledge and experience in the sale of NASCARracing equipment. They have sold for many of the major teams since 1980including Digard Racing, Blue Max, Black Diamond, Richard Childress Racing andHolman and Moody.
William B. Lilly, Jr. of Iron Horse states, “It is an honor torepresent The Phelon Estate on the sale of this outstanding grouping of LuxuryVehicles, Racecars and racing equipment. This is a rare opportunity for theracing series operators at all levels to buy great equipment.”
Tim Schmidt of Phelon Motorsports states, “It is with heavy heartsfollowing the passing of Dale Phelon, that we must close his race shop, PhelonMotorsports Services, and make available his extraordinary stable of race andstreet cars, along with shop tools and pit equipment. A task made much easier with the experience andprofessionalism provided by Will Lilly and the crew from Iron Horse AuctionCompany. They are not even challengedwith twenty years of accumulation of parts and spares from both professionaland amateur racing series. We areimpressed!”
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For furtherinformation, go to ironhorseauction.com or call:
William B. Lilly, Jr.(Will)
Iron Horse AuctionCompany, Inc.
174 Airport Road
Rockingham, NC 28379