Weekly Auctions of Exceptional Items
DoneSat, Jun 02, 2007 1:00 PM UTC
Orlando, FL, USA
* Racing Museum Chance Of A Lifetime Event *
Preview of Items will be available at the auction location at 8986 International Drive, Orlando, Fl 32819. Preview Times: Wednesday May 30th 10am-4pm EST. Thursday May 31st 10am-4pm EST. Friday: June 1st 10am-Auction Close.
Terms & Conditions
Auction Operated By: World of Decor Auctions 11423 Satellite Blvd Orlando, FL 32837 USA 407-802-8179 On Behalf Of: Race Rock Orlando 8986 International Drive Orlando, FL 32819 USA 407-248-9876 1) IMPORTANT TERMS AND CONDITIONS …PLEASE READ …YOUR BIDDING ACKNOWLEDGES YOUR AGREEMENT TO ALL TERMS AND CONDITIONS AS SET FORTH FOR THIS IMPORTANT SALE The sale is being conducted by World of Décor Auctions /Orlando/Dallas and Los Angeles on behalf of Race Rock Orlando Inc.. We have been asked to liquidate all personal furniture and fixtures of their final restaurant museum in Orlando as well as their warehouse which housed the remains of their Las Vegas and Detroit restaurants. The ownership of Race Rock Inc…has included celebrity owners Bobby Moore, Andrew Newman, Michael and Mario Andretti, Jeff Gordon, Rusty Wallace, Richard and Kyle Petty, Geoff Bodine, Ernie Irvan, John Force, Don Prudhomme, Scott Parker, Dave Schultz and Darrell Gwynn. The collection has been comprised for over 21 years and never before offered for sale for any price. Important racing memorabilia from all facets of Motor Sports, personal momento’s donated and acquired by the owners and friends for the benefit of promoting racing and it’s chain of restaurants “ the Shrine to Motor Sports’ Ownership of merchandise will be of the highest bidder at the fall of the Auctioneer's hammer. The buyer will assume all risk and responsibility of the lot purchased once ownership has changed. The Auctioneer will determine highest bidder. The auctioneer alone has the right to reopen the bidding of an item if deemed necessary in a dispute. 2. Condition of Items Listed ALL ITEMS ARE ON DISPLAY AND CAN BE INSPECTED PRIOR TO AUCTION AT THE RACE ROCK FACILITY ON INTERNATIONAL DRIVE IN BEAUTIFULL ORLANDO FLORIDA. In publishing these auction descriptions, World of Décor Auctions has endeavored to accurately describe all of the items being auctioned, based on information known and given on each items from Race Rock Orlando Inc. all information provided is given the best of all parties knowledge. However, this collection was compiled over 21 years and many items donated by the famous owners , celebrities, friends and fans of racing all over America and it is impossible for World of Décor Auctions to verify these items and warrant all information assigned to each item. Therefore ALL LOTS offered and all property is SOLD "As Is , Where Is" with no guarantee as to the age, condition, size, quality, rarity, variety, importance, historical relevance or value of the items being sold whether verbal or written. All vehicles are being sold as display only and should be considered and properly valued at this by all purchasers for their display, historic and promotion value as the buyer in his/her sole determination determines, No titles are to be offered as all vehicles whether running or not are sold as non road vehicles – it is buyers responsibility to assign value to the goods based on fact he or she can determine and no representation as to any item's merchantability, use, or authenticity is being made now or in the future by any agent , employee or word. This is not an "Approval Auction". All sales are final. However, should there be a sincere, legitimate dispute, you are asked to contact us and discuss a resolution. We will do our best to resolve the dispute in a fair, reputable and timely manner. World of Decor Auctions has run 100’s of auctions across America and has a top reputation for servicing and satisfying it’s with fair business practices . We are not responsible for typographical errors or for color differences between photo's and actual color of received merchandise due to variances of color in computer monitor displays. Some memorabilia being sold may contain graphics that have certain copy write and though the item itself is lawfully owned and able to be sold to highest bidder by Race Rock of Orlando Inc.. The ability to use the graphics they contain may in some instances be un-allowed in certain types of use, we recommend any potential buyer who has concerns , request information prior to bidding. We do not protect a buyer from any subsequent copyright or trademark claims that may be made by the owners of any such Intellectual Property on the memorabilia being sold if any branding exists and it is up to the buyer to find out whether or not their specific use is acceptable to the owners of such copyright or trademark prior to use. If you have specific questions on the condition of an item or any licensing or use issues, please send your question with the Lot number, eBay ID number and brief description via email to RaceRockAuctions@gmail.com . 3. Buyer Premium A 20% buyers premium will be added to the winning bid amount for all absentee / internet bids. Phone bidding will be allowed on specific lots , subject to availability. If you attend the auction in person you pay only a 12% buyers premium. 4. Payment The successful high bidder/Owner has given a credit card as a requirement of registration to make payment for all merchandise he/she successfully purchases. Winning bidders credit cards will be charged at close of sale unless previous arrangements have been made and authorized in writing by auction company. Buyers who prefer to pay alternatively must prepay a reasonable deposit in an alternate form prior to bidding/he she 20% of the anticipated purchases would be the requirement for non attending bidders who do not have a working relationship with World of Decor Auctions as a cash deposit against successful bids and any unused funds will be promptly returned at close of auction. PLEASE NOTE this is unnecessary unless you request that your credit card not be used at close of session of sale. We apologize in advance if this does not meet your wishes but we will have 100’s of transactions to process and it is impossible for us to contact all buyers and wait for payments to be sent in during this sale and we hope you will again consider bidding if not at this then at future World of décor Auctions where time is not so critical to the liquidation of such an important collection. However for all multi lot purchasers or single lots in excess of $2500. We will only charge the card you used to register with , a 20% deposit of your total purchase including buyer’s premiums at the time of your placing and being declared the successful winning bidder by the auctioneer, to simply assure faithful performance of all obligations and they will have an additional 5 business days, to settle the balance and make alternative financial arrangements, buyers not performing will forfeit their deposits and or their credit card will be further charged for all monies owed if not settled within 5 business days following receipt of final invoice. DO NOT BID UNLESS YOU WISH TO OWN THE ITEM…you will be charged and held for performance…..ALL SALES ARE FINAL….. WORLD OF DÉCOR AUCTIONS IS UNDER LEGAL OBLIGATION TO THE RACE ROCK ORLANDO INC , TO PAY THEM TIMELEY FOR THE VALUABLE RARE MEMENTO’S OF RACING HISTORY being sold . Notwithstanding anything to the contrary all accounts are to be settled within five days of the completion of the auction. Alternate forms of payment are PayPal, Money Order, Cashiers Check, American Express, Visa, or MasterCard. If we do not hear from you within 5 days, we will assume you wish us to charge the credit card number you used when you registered for this auction…Thank You for your understanding. 5. Taxes A 6.5% Florida Sales Tax will be collected from Buyers shipping to a Florida address unless World of Decor Auctions has a copy of the purchaser's resale certificate and a completed tax exempt form. All dealers should call or E-mail for more information at 407-802-8179 or email RaceRockAuctions@gmail.com 6. Contract Your bid is a contract. Place a bid only if you're serious about buying the item. If you are the successful and winning bidder, you have entered into a legally binding contract to purchase the property bid on from World of Decor Auctions. The Auctioneer will make absolute and final judgment as to who is the successful bidder of each and every item in the auction whether it be a live bidder, a phone bidder an absentee bidder or an internet bidder. Phone, Absentee and Internet bidding is not a perfect science and there may be unforeseen human or technical errors occur. World of Décor Auctions nor Rack Rock Orlando Inc will not be responsible for any errors that occur with Offsite Bidding. All bids are irrevocable and shall be in accordance with the conditions of the sale and be governed and interpreted by the laws of the state of Florida. By bidding at the auction, whether present, in person, or by written bid, telephone bid or internet bid or any other means, the buyer shall be deemed to the jurisdiction of the courts of the state of Florida. You should contact us to resolve any questions before bidding at 407-802-8179 or email RaceRockAuctions@gmail.com 7. Returns All items purchased on Auction are non-returnable, non-refundable. Any items which are damaged in shipment must be handled by winning bidder and the trucking company directly. Damaged merchandise or buyers remorse are not grounds for credit card charge backs or stop checks. 8. Shipping Delivery /shipping arrangements on purchased lots will be made with the separate freight company and a separate invoice will be sent within 72 hours from close of sale. All items which can be UPS or Fed-ex shipped within standard weight and dimensions that do not require extensive packaging to all continental USA locations will have a standard fee of $30.00 per item , insurance is an option and extra. Some items including cars , boats and motorcycles and large items will require special freight handling and will be the responsibility of the purchaser to determine prior to bidding, call or contact 407-802-8179 or email RaceRockAuctions@gmail.com. BUYER IS MADE AWARE AND UNDERSTANDS THAT THE RACE ROCK FACILITY IN ORLANDO WAS SOLD AND MUST BE EMPTIED AND VACATED IMMEDIATELY. BUY BIDDING HE/SHE HAS ACCEPTED THE RISK AND UNDERSTANDS THAT All merchandise must be removed from the Race Rock facility on International Drive in Orlando within 5 business days or merchandise will be moved to storage facilities and fee’s will be applied. All notices sent by e-mail will be deemed received for the purposes of all notices, the e-mail address identified and registered with ebay.com will be the e-mail used, for the purpose of fulfilling the obligation of notice contained herein, however participants during ebay live registration have the opportunity to change this e-mail address and this e-mail address will be used by World of Décor Auctions. ….. Merchandise left in the storage facility for more then 21 days will be deemed forfeited and ALL MONIES PAID WILL BE LOST unless special arrangements have been made in writing AND IN NO EVENT WILL World of Décor auctions or Race Rock inc. be responsible for buyers failure to fulfill his agreed upon obligation or responsible for merchandise left beyond this time frame. Buyer is aware the sale can be attended in person and that he/she can pick up the merchandise at any time during the sale and within posted hours set for pick during the 72 hours at close of sale if he or she chooses. This absentee / internet bidding is being provided as an option for YOU to use for your sole benefit in absentee participation and is up to your discretion and ability to follow the agreed upon requirements for absentee participation. Buyer is responsible for all shipping costs and arrangements within this time frame. Packing, shipping and insuring items is available from a reputable third party shipper and World of Decor Auctions will assist all buyers in making these arrangements and offer sincere help to all customers but we are not responsible for any aspect of it. While many lots can be shipped via Federal Express or possibly truck line, there are items that will require special shipping arrangements. Items that are shipped via World of Décor Auctions will ship FOB Orlando and ownership of merchandise is taken by winning bidder at the time of the Auctioneer's hammer. Any damages as a result of shipping will be handled by the buyer and the shipping company directly and damage is not grounds for a credit card chargeback or stop check request. Warning: The enormous amount of items being sold will cause some delays in shipping so be aware that you may not receive your items for up to 6 weeks after the auction. We will do our best to get your items to you sooner. However, it is not promised and your patience will be required and appreciated at all times. If the winning bidder wishes to pick up their item(s) at the World of Décor Warehouse location instead of having them shipped, there will be a $10.00 per small item charge for packing and transportation from the auction site to the storage facility and larger items will need to be quoted and this can get very expensive , on road haulers will be available for you to contact and deal directly with and are better suited for delivery and storage if needed . All merchandise is sold FOB Race Rock Orlando International Drive and can be picked up at time of end of auction. If you have questions about the shipping on an item, or any questions at all that helps you feel comfortable and better participate please contact us in advance at 407-802-8179 or email RaceRockAuctions@gmail.com 9. Notice World of Décor Auctions average selling lots at a rate of about 80 per hour. Sometimes, eBay Live software or the internet may not be able to keep up with the pace of the auction. We recommend placing a realistic absentee bid now as insurance to avoid missing the items you want to purchase. Occasionally, the auctioneer may eliminate or reject an eBay Live bid and the auctioneer may also reopen a lot after the close of the eBay Live bidding. Your bid may be rejected even if it shows you as the winning bidder after the bidding is completed. By bidding via eBay Live, you agree that World of Décor Auctions may award the lot to another bidder as its sole discretion under the circumstances described above or any other reasonable circumstances. Since eBay Live bids are not shown to us until we open the lot on the floor, we treat those bids just like the floor bids. In most cases, the floor responds before the eBay bid is presented to us, due to internet lag time, so for consistency we have made it a policy that floor bids are always considered first over tie eBay Live bids. Also, please note that all World of Décor Auctions lots purchased through eBay Live, carry a 20% buyers premium. Please make sure you read all of the Terms and Conditions before you bid. 10. Winning Notification and Billing After the Final session of this auction, World of Décor Auctions will send an email with an invoice to the winning bidder. This process may take up to 24 hours. All final invoice information will be supplied to the successful purchasers timely by World of Décor Auctions. 11. Timing Please note that eBay's "Time Remaining" time stamp is not an accurate reflection of the hour at which the lots will be offered. Absentee bids left on eBay Live Auction are not the same as bids left with the auction house directly. They are executed from a proxy computer terminal in the room against other Internet Bidders. Other competitive bids include bidders on the telephone, bids from a live audience and absentee bids left with the auctioneer. Remember that eBay does not provide the ability for auction houses to incorporate left bids from the Internet with those left directly with the auction house. 12. Disclaimer World of Décor Auctions assumes full authority as to who can attend any one of its auctions and has the right to remove from the premises any person or persons who attempt to disrupt the progress of the event at any time during the preview or the auction. Plain clothes law enforcement officers are present at each of our events to protect the attendees and to watch over the financial procedures. 13. Acceptance of Terms In bidding on any lot here offered, the bidder indicates complete and unconditional acceptance of these Terms and Conditions. If you have any questions on any of our terms and conditions please contact us at 407-802-8179 or by email RaceRockAuctions@gmail.com.
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