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Tuesday Aug 19 | Digital Trends

Ford targets sideways inclined youngsters with the drifter-designed Mustang RTR

The Ford Mustang is not only one of the most iconic cars in the world, it's also one of the most versatile.

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Mon Aug 18, 2014

Mirror.co.uk

Steve McQueen's grandson turns back on Hollywood - to make it as non-league footballer

Chase McQueen, whose grandad starred in The Magnificent Seven and The Great Escape, keeps goal for Cheshunt FC in Isthmian League Division One North The grandson of movie legend Steve McQueen has turned his back on Hollywood - to try to make it as a non-league footballer in England.

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ContactMusic.com

Steve Mcqueen's Ferrari Fetches $10 Million

A vintage sports car bought by Hollywood icon Steve Mcqueen while shooting classic cop movie Bullitt has sold for $10 million , almost $2 million less than experts hoped.

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Sun Aug 17, 2014

South China Morning Post

Ferrari once owned by Steve McQueen goes for US$10m

Now a part of the Fiat group, Ferrari is one of the most expensive high-performance cars in the world.

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The Daily Courier

'Junior Bonner' tops Prescottonians' list of favorite flicks filmed in the area

The 1972 release about an aging cowboy - played by tough-guy star Steve McQueen - who returns to Prescott to compete in the rodeo won the readers' vote, by a landslide.

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Sat Aug 16, 2014

Brandon Sun

Ontario car seller has rare Steve McQueen Ferrari on auction block in California

A 1967 Ferrari 275 GTB/4 , once owned by Steve McQueen, is shown in this handout image courtesy of RM auctions.

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Torontoist

Weekend Newsstand: August 16, 2014

Vulcan, Alberta hopes to raise $2 billion to make a working spacecraft. Is there a more fitting cause for Kickstarter? We think not.

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Fri Aug 15, 2014

Sonoma Valley Sun

McQueen for a day

In late 60s Hollywood, there were two words for cool: Steve McQueen. Aggressive, macho, shamelessly chauvinistic, his persona, complete with a love for racecar driving, slipped into the role of San Francisco detective in 1969's "Bullitt" as easy as if it was a V8 Mustang fastback.

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Vanity Fair

Why Steve McQueen's Ferrari Is Worth $12 Million Dollars

A late 1960s Ferrari 275 GTB/4 is a glorious thing to behold, a lithe symphony of curves and strakes surrounding an engine so potent it requires six carburetors running simultaneously to quench its petroleum thirst.

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Wed Aug 13, 2014

AutoWeek

Pebble Beach auction preview: Mecum Monterey auction

Carroll Shelby entered two turbine cars in the 1968 Indy 500, powered by General Electric turbines.

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Examiner.com

Classic cars and the McQueen Factor

It is that time in late summer when the card-carrying classic car aficionado's attention is drawn to the Monterey peninsula in California.

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Wed Aug 06, 2014

The Victoria Advocate

Critic reviews classic film for Welder Center's Summer Cinema

SCREENING: 7:30 p.m. Thursday at the Leo J. Welder Center for the Performing Arts, 214 N. Main St. Nominated for five Academy Awards, including best picture, "Breaking Away" proved to be the sleeper hit of 1979, a year when the top box office attractions included "Kramer vs. Kramer," "The Amityville Horror," "Apocalypse Now" and "Alien."

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Sonoma Valley Sun

McQueen for a day

In late 60s Hollywood, there were two words for cool: Steve McQueen. Aggressive, macho, shamelessly chauvinistic, his persona, complete with a love for racecar driving, slipped into the role of San Francisco detective in 1969's "Bullitt" as easy as if it was a V8 Mustang fastback.

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Mon Jul 28, 2014

Examiner.com

'The Thomas Crown Affair (Expanded)' Soundtrack Review Music By Michel Legrand

In 1968, one of the most eccentric and most sophisticated comedy-thrillers was born in "The Thomas Crown Affair", which was ironically by a first time screenwriter, who also happend to be a lawyer in Alan R. Trustman who had written the film during his free time on weekends.

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Thu Jul 24, 2014

River Front Times

Steve McQueen's Missouri Years, an Illustrated History

Long before actor Steve McQueen famously hopped behind the wheel of a Ford Mustang in Bullitt or broke out of a POW camp in The Great Escape , the actor -- once dubbed the "King of Cool" -- was a rejected child, living on a hog farm in central Missouri.

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