• The 1970 Porsche 917 K From Steve McQueen's 'Le Mans' Is up for Auction

    1 month ago - By Hypebeast

    The 1970 Porsche 917 K which starred alongside Steve McQueen in Le Mans is now up for auction over at RM Sotheby's. Prior to its silver screen debut, the vintage racing car took to the tracks in its production year, driven by JW Automotive Gulf Racing's Mike Hailwood and David Hobbs up to third place before unfortunately going off into the rails due to rainy conditions and retiring. Following its appearance at the race, the car was rebuilt by Porsche went on to star alongside McQueen in his 1971 film Le Mans after the famed actor requested production to be as accurate and close to the real...
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