Steve McQueen Wore The UK High-Quality TAG Heuer Monaco In Le Mans (1971)

At a watch auction in New York last month, Phillips, in association with Bacs & Russo, sold a Tag Heuer Monaco worn by actor Steve McQueen during the filming of his iconic racing film Le Mans (1971).

Blue Dial Fake TAG Heuer Monaco Watch UK

On the last day of filming, McQueen gave the timepiece to his personal mechanic, Haig Alltounian, who treasured it for nearly 50 years. Introduced in 1969, the perfect Monaco replica was one of the world’s first self-winding chronograph wristwatches and became famous for its square-shaped waterproof case.

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