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McQueen's Machines: The Cars and Bikes of a Hollywood Icon

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No other Hollywood star has been so closely linked with cars and bikes, from the 1968 Ford Mustang GT Fastback he drove in Bullitt (in the greatest car chase of all time) to the Triumph motorcycle of The Great Escape. McQueen’s Machines gives readers a close-up look at the cars and motorcycles McQueen drove in movies, those he owned, and others he raced. With a foreword by Steve’s son, Chad McQueen, and a wealth of details about of the star’s racing career, stunt work, and car and motorcycle collecting, McQueen’s Machines draws a fascinating picture of one outsized man’s driving passion. Now in paperback.

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With a wealth of details about Steve McQueens racing career, stunt work and car and motorcycle collecting, McQueens Machines draws a fascinating picture of one outsized mans driving passion.

About the Author

Matt Stone, executive editor of Motor Trend magazine, has been a professional automotive journalist and photographer since 1985.  He has authored and photographed several books, including the best-selling 365 Cars You Must Drive and McQueen's Machines, both from Motorbooks.  A California native, Stone resides in Glendale.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780760338957
Author:
Stone, Matt
Publisher:
Motorbooks International
Foreword by:
McQueen, Chad
Foreword:
McQueen, Chad
Author:
McQueen, Chad
Subject:
Automotive - History
Subject:
Automotive - Pictorial
Subject:
Automotive - General
Subject:
Automotive - Domestic - History
Subject:
Biography-Entertainment and Performing Arts
Subject:
Hollywood
Subject:
car collecting
Subject:
Auto Racing
Edition Description:
New Edition
Publication Date:
20101131
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
139 color & 99 b/w photos
Pages:
184
Dimensions:
10.63 x 8.25 in 1.31 lb

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