Although its been 30 years since his passing, Steven McQueen’s legacy remains as a cultural icon, defining what it was to be the coolest man to ever walk the planet. His effortless persona and love for cars and motorcycles has made him the quintessential icon he is today. McQueen’s Motorcycles takes a closer look at the bikes that McQueen raced and collected in his personal life, demonstrating his impeccable taste in motorcycles.
From the first Harley that he bought as a student to the Huskys he desert raced, his need for speed solidified his presence in a number of top off-road motorcycle races. After leaving Hollywood, his collection grew even more, with an extensive collection of antique bikes that included Harley-Davidson, Indian, Triumph, Brough Superior, Cyclone, BSA, and Ace motorcycles. Even to this day, any bike that has been in his collection fetches a handsome premium on auction block, demonstrating the allure of the McQueen pedigree. McQueen’s Motorcycles showcases these highly sought-after machines with detailed historical context and beautiful photography. It’s the perfect addition to any motorcycle enthusiast’s library, giving us an intimate look at the man and the machines that defined his passion.