About Specialty Auto Auction, Inc


Specialty Auto Auction began in 1987 under the ownership of Bruce and Helen Douglas.  They held about 120 classic car auctions throughout the region before selling to Matt Read, Scott Read and Bart Barnett.

The Reads and Barnett have been in the auto auction business for over 31 years.  They currently own Loveland Auto Auction which is a weekly wholesale auto auction selling over 13,000 vehicles per year.  They have extensive knowledge of the car business in the Region, the classic car market and operations of an auto auction.

We currently hold 2 annual auctions at:

  • The Larimer Cty Fairgrounds in Loveland, Colorado on March, 2, 2019
  • the Budweiser event center during the good guys car show on september 7, 2019


Our goal since inception has been to give our customers the best service possible and to create a fun and exciting environment in which to trade cars. This goal is based on honesty, integrity, reasonable pricing, and customer satisfaction.

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Our Auctions

Specialty Auto Auction offers a series of classic auto auctions in Colorado, and surrounding states.

Selling Cars

Selling is easy to do at SAA. Simply register to this site and upload your car information and photos.

Buying Cars

Looking for that perfect dream car? Look no further! Registration to buy is free and takes a few minutes.


Have a question about Specialty Auto Auction or a specific upcoming sale? Contact one of our reps today!