The thing about Steve McQueen photos is, just when you think you’ve seen them all, another even cooler one surfaces.
We’ve noticed a similar phenomenon with JFK, and as this year marks the 50th anniversary of the King of Cool’s biggest star turn in The Great Escape, we decided to share the latest find with you.
Here, McQueen poses in full prepster regalia with his 1957 Jaguar XKSS, aka “The Green Rat,” one of only 16 examples converted from D-Type racers.
We have to give Voxsartoria credit for uncovering this—while we’ve seen pix of McQueen with the Jag and ones of him rocking the tweed-and-khaki combo, we’ve never seen both in one shot.
So until the next one surfaces, here’s looking at you, King…
- Posted February 27, 2013
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