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    Steve McQueen’s Rolex Up for Sale

    Posted 2011-10-11
    It’s well known that Steve McQueen wore a Rolex Submariner; not so well known is that he actually owned two of them. The well-documented example, a ref. #5512, sold at Antiquorum in 2009 for $234,000. Now California’s Fourtané has turned up the o...
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    Auction Watch: The King of Cool’s Husqvarna

    Posted 2011-03-16
    The August 23, 1971 issue of Sports Illustrated featured a bronzed and shirtless Steve McQueen on the cover roaring through the Hollywood Hills on a Husqvarna 400 Cross which he rode at the Elsinore Grand Prix. The two-stroke Swedish powerhouse, r...
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    Steve McQueen’s Le Mans Racing Suit for Sale

    Posted 2011-01-21
    The racing suit worn by the late great Steve McQueen in his epic 1971 motorsports film Le Mans is being offered for sale by Toronto’s Collector’s Studio. The iconic garment, a two-piece flame resistant Nomex cream uniform made by Hinchman of India...
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    McQueen Motos & Memorabilia at Bonhams in Hollywood

    Posted 2010-11-05
    An impressive collection of Steve McQueen memorabilia including two classic Harley Davidson sidecars used in his famed 1963 flick The Great Escape will premiere at Bonhams & Butterfields’ Classic California Auction on November 13th at the Pete...
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    Historic Jaguar XKSS Reunion in Monterey

    Posted 2010-08-24
    Steve McQueen would have loved it – 12 out of the 16 original Jaguar XKSS’s, the rare model the most famous example of which belonged to the King of Cool, met up in Monterey during the Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance in California, a historic gat...
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    Very special Tag Heuer Monaco for sale on JamesList

    Posted 2010-05-09
    The Tag Heuer Monaco, especially the Steve McQueen variant, is one of those really recognizable watches that will stand out even at distance, much thanks to its distinct square shape and blue-white-red color scheme. Another reason for its modern d...
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    McQueen Memoriam: 1964 Ferrari 250 GT Berlinetta Lusso for Sale on James

    Posted 2010-04-05
    We somehow almost let the 80th anniversary of Steve McQueen’s birth go by with out an appropriate commemoration. The legendary American actor was not only the “King of Cool” but a motorsports enthusiast of the first order who much preferred racing...
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    Frank Sinatra’s ’58 Caddy for Sale

    Posted 2009-11-13
    Frank Sinatra's swingin' 1958 Cadillac Eldorado Brougham is part of the auction action at Bonhams & Butterfields Classic California sale at the Petersen Automotive Museum in Los Angeles on Nov. 14. Estimated at $100,000 - $125,000, the Rat Pac...
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    24 Heures du Mans - One Month to Go

    Posted 2009-05-15
    Les vingt-quatre heures du Mans, the twenty-four hours of Mans, is the legendary competition where men have been separated from boys under extreme conditions since 1923. The track, called Circuit de la Sarthe, runs on both public road and race cir...