Steve McQueen in Le Mans, is not just a re-telling of the movie’s story, but is a perfectly fitting and beautifully crafted tribute to the “King of Cool.”
Masterfully crafted by Sandro Garbo and the team at Garbo Studio, Steve McQueen in Le Mans fuses a blistering graphic novel with a bold and vivid tribute to McQueen himself, a man who gave new hope and meaning to car enthusiasts around the world. Inspired by 1971͛s iconic Le Mans͛ movie, which overcame its initial box office struggle to find true cult status, Garbo’s creation pays homage to the movie, its race, the cars that fired on all cylinders and the man who made it all possible.
“This graphic novel of Steve McQueen’s epic race flick ‘Le Mans’ will blow you away…it’s better than the movie.” – Maxim
“It’s a volume that will delight any fan of classic automobiles, racing or the work of McQueen.” – Fox Sports
“The Porsche and Ferrari rivalry is rendered in spectacular color and clear, narrative graphics that make you want to actually pick up a book.” – Men’s Journal
“Steve McQueen in Le Mans re-creates every burnout, crash, pass and tense moment from the silver screen…it would make a great gift for the car lover in your life.” – Gear Patrol
“Garbo and his team of artists…put an immense amount of detail into every scene, bringing the story to life for the reader to soak in.” – Road and Track
The graphic novel retells the film’s story with colourful and rich illustrations. The high-intensity action of the movie has been captured in page after page of gorgeous illustrations.
This is Part One in a two part book series and ends during the exciting scene with Delaney’s accident.