Los Angeles CA, June 21, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — CurrencyWorks Inc. (“CurrencyWorks” or the “Company”), (CSE: CWRK and OTCQB: CWRK), a financial technology blockchain pioneer, NFT, and digital payment provider is pleased to announce that the first NFT sales have been successfully concluded through the Motoclub.io platform – a joint venture between the Company and Barrett-Jackson Collector Car Auctions.
Four unique NFTs, represented by first of their kind automobiles (all VIN 001), were auctioned as part of the Barrett-Jackson Prestige Collection at the Barrett-Jackson 2021 Las Vegas Auction, for $67,000 USD in sales.
The four vehicles featured in their respective NFTs were:
Lot #4001 – 2021 Ford Mustang Mach 1 – SOLD for $30,000 USD
Lot #4002 – 2021 Ram 1500 TRX Launch Edition – SOLD for $10,000 USD
Lot #4003 – 2021 Ford Bronco 2-Door – SOLD for $22,000 USD
Lot #4004 – 2022 GMC HUMMER EV Edition 1 – SOLD for $5,000USD
Each NFT included 1 x exclusive video, 1 x illustration and 3 x still images all for the collector to enjoy from their Motoclub digital wallet.
This hugely successful launch has exceeded all projections and has received an overwhelmingly positive response from enthusiasts and collectors.
Nick Cardinale, Executive Vice President and General Manager of Barrett-Jackson, commented: “We’ve been at the heart of the automotive collectibles scene for over fifty years, and that experience meant we were quick to see the potential of NFTs. The four sales this weekend at our Las Vegas Auction served as a fantastic launch of the Barrett-Jackson Prestige Collection and we look forward to introducing additional collector car NFTs in the near future.”
Cameron Chell, Executive Chairman of CurrencyWorks Inc, said: “We’re absolutely delighted at the success of Motoclub’s very first NFT drop. These sales clearly show that there is a demand for this type of automotive memorabilia and Motoclub is well prepared to build on that. We’re honoured to have achieved such a great launch with our partners Barrett-Jackson, and we’re now looking forward to the next Motoclub auction, drop, and the launch of the trading platform.”
CurrencyWorks Inc. (TSXV: CWRK and OTCQB: CWRK) is a publicly traded company that builds and operates FinTech Platforms for Digital Currencies, Digital Assets and Security Tokens.
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Bruce Elliott, President
Established in 1971 and headquartered in Scottsdale, Arizona, Barrett-Jackson, The World’s Greatest Collector Car Auctions, is the leader in collector car auctions and automotive lifestyle events.
Barrett-Jackson specializes in providing products and services to astute classic and collector car owners and automotive enthusiasts around the world, and holds automotive lifestyle events in Scottsdale, Arizona; Palm Beach, Florida; Houston, Texas, and Las Vegas, Nevada.
For more information go to www.barrett-jackson.com
Motoclub is a digital collectible space for automotive enthusiasts and fans of automotive memorabilia. Motoclub partners with some of the biggest names in motorsport, classic and contemporary vehicles, to bring collectors some of the most unique and exclusive digital collectibles available today.
All Motoclub collectible NFTs are minted, sold, and traded through its own specially created platform for buyers to enjoy through their own Motoclub digital wallets.
The Motoclub platform is supported and managed by blockchain pioneers CurrencyWorks Inc.
For more information go to https://www.motoclub.io