Pre-Purchase Inspection and Consultation

SEMO Classic Mustang, Inc. offers several options to have your car inspected by our experts before you purchase a vehicle. We HIGHLY recommend this service before buying via an auction or the internet. Let us use our 30 years of knowledge and expertise to give you a thorough report on your potential purchase. Our experts analyze each vehicle's known history and check for signs of rebody, sheet-metal replacement, use of concours correct components as well as quality and authenticity of work and the vehicle itself. 

Internet / Web Consultations - $500

Our most economical consultation package. This option is best for cars listed on Online Auction sites or that you have comprehensive photos of. Our experts will use all photos and information available to analyze your potential purchase. If the owner/seller of the vehicle is available for direct contact, we will conduct a phone interview as well to gain as much information as possible. Your consultation report will be delivered within 48 hours. Expedited reports are available within 24 hours with a $50 convenience surcharge. 

Auction On-Site Consultations - $500 per car or $1500 Auction Retainer

We attend most major auctions during the year including Barrett-Jackson, Russo & Steele and Mecum events pertaining to, or involving High Performance Ford & Shelby products. Auctions present an excellent opportunity to find unique and rare cars, however, auctions are also rife with fakes, re-bodies and inferior quality cars. Let our experts on the ground inspect vehicles you are interested in and bid with confidence. We inspect for everything mentioned above as well as interview the car owner to get more history and insight about your possible investment. Fees for Auction consultations are $500 per car or a $1500 auction retainer that gives you up to 8 car inspections per auction for one flat fee! 

On-Site Consultations - $1500 plus expenses  

Our experts can inspect a vehicle for you anywhere in the nation. We inspect for everything mentioned above and deliver a report before you make an offer on the vehicle. Fees for on-site inspection are $1500 per vehicle plus any travel related expenses including but not limited to: airfare, hotel and rental equipment.