“Le Mans”: Iconic movie as comic book

Steve McQueen’s legendary racing movie “Le Mans” celebrates an unusual comeback as a picture book. The Belgian artist Sandro Garbo realized a very concrete dream. Everything started, the artist says when Steve McQueen appeared to him in his dreams and gave him the idea of creating an image-based novel based on his extraordinary film.

Sandro Garbo shares the passion for classic Porsche models and drawing cars with Steve McQueen, so this book became his new life mission. After three years of work, it finally happened for Garbo and his team 2017.

The Steve McQueen Le Mans comic book portays the world of car racing by a special perspective.

Every detail has been recreated: the cars, the circuit, the 1970s atmosphere. And heritage officials from the ACO – owner of the 24 Hours race – controlled each panel to ensure that the fans recognize every original details.

The first volume is still available at https://www.garbo-studio.eu/ (32 Euro), volume 2 will be published 2018.