Robosaurus Kicks off the Barrett-Jackson Auto Auction Oct. 16-18

October 15, 2008 by  

Robosaurus, a 40 foot tall monster that weighs 29 tons, shoots a 20 foot flame from it’s nostrils and can crush 20,000 pounds in its stainless steel teeth, rolled down The Las Vegas Strip this week to kick off the Barrett-Jackson Auto Auction being held Oct. 16-18, 2008, at the Mandalay Bay Events Center. 

Robosaurus kicks off the Barrett-Jackson Auto Auction

Robosaurus has been destroying countless cars and airplanes since its invention by Doug Malewicki in 1988.  A human pilot inside the monster’s head guided it down the Las Vegas Strip to launch the Barrett-Jackson Auto Auction.

For more news about the auction, read these stories:

© 2008, All rights reserved. All content copyrighted or used with permission. All rights reserved. This content may not be distributed, modified, reproduced in whole or in part without prior permission from

Now you can Follow on
Facebook, Pinterest, Google+ and Twitter!

Shop Best of Vegas for all your Las Vegas Travel needs!

Follow us on Social Networks!

Friend me on FacebookFollow me on TwitterAdd me to your circlesFollow me on PinterestJoin my network on LinkedInRSS Feed
Advertise on
Sidebar links, graphic ads, poster ads, sponsored articles, hot-linked terms! Click for Examples!

Nick Kallos' Casino Gaming School for casino dealers in Las Vegas. Learn to deal Roulette, Blackjack, Craps, Poker, Baccarat and Pai Gow Poker.

Learn to be a Casino Dealer in Las Vegas!

Click here! covers celebrity sightings, upcoming shows and concerts, hotel & casino news, nightclubs,
travel information, sports, plus information about restaurants, conventions and tourist attractions. We have
some of the greatest celebrity photos you've ever seen so check us daily for the latest news about Las Vegas!

Copyright (c) 2004-2017 Bryan Eggers
Send news, editorial comments, suggestions and press releases to