The custom Jag is finished in Royal Claret and features the queen’s royal cypher.
The model variant presented by Bonhams is one of only 12 made and was raced by Cunningham’s team at that year’s 24 Hours of Le Mans.
The supercar is one of just 27 examples constructed in road-going specification.
A legal dispute over use of the fashion house’s name stopped the car from going into production.
The sporty roadster is finished in a custom blue hue inspired by the Union Jack.
The sporty chronograph features several visual references to the racing icon.
Steve McQueen Gave This 1970 Jaguar E-Type to a Chef on the Set of ‘Le Mans.’ Now It’s up for Grabs.
The King of Cool gave Fredy Zurbrügg the car during filming, and the chef has owned it ever since.