Famous People And Their CarsLast Updated August 4, 2019
One of the coolest things about famous people isn’t the movies they’re in or the charities they support — it’s the cars they drive. A perk of having lots of money is that you can afford all the coolest cars. Follow us as we take a peek into the lives of a few of the most famous celebrities and their incredible car collections.
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He started out as a businessman, but that wasn’t enough for Donald Trump — he also excelled in the world of reality television with his show “The Apprentice,” and he is now President of the United States of America. If that wasn’t enough, he’s also a big fan of all things gold and of expensive cars. His collection includes:
- A Rolls Royce Silver Cloud
- A Lamborghini Diablo
- A Mercedes-Benz SLR McLaren
- A Cadillac Allante
- A 24-Karat Gold OC Chopper
The Commander-in-Chief definitely has a taste for the finer things in life, and while he might not be cruising around on that OC chopper, he’s got plenty of awesome cars to choose from if he ever gets the chance to drive.
A late-night TV legend, Jay Leno has some of the most amazing cars in his collection — a collection which is made up of over 150 cars and motorcycles. This collection ranges from muscle cars to classic models to pieces of history, including:
- A 2014 McLaren P1
- A 1986 Lamborghini Countach
- A 1970 Dodge Challenger R/T
- A 1954 Jaguar XK120M Coupe
- A 1931 Dusenberg Model J Town Car
You can’t go wrong with a collection like that, even if you’ve got another 150 cars to choose from. The one that really stands out is the history piece — the 1931 Dusenberg Model J. He found that car in a Manhattan garage in really poor shape, bought it at auction and had it restored to its former glory. Another interesting thing to note is the original owners of the Dusenberg were Isador and Ida Straus — the couple who co-founded Macy’s and famously perished in each other’s arms on the Titanic when the great ship sank.
He may be a family man now, married to pop queen Beyonce and father to Blue Ivy, but that doesn’t mean that Jay Z has lost his taste for expensive cars. His collection is one of the most expensive on this list, including:
- A Maybach Exelero, which cost him more than $8 million
- A Pagani Zonda F
- A Rolls Royce Silver Cloud
- A Bugatti Veyron
- A Mercedes Benz McLaren SLR
That Maybach Exelero is one of the heaviest passenger cars on the market, a concept designed specifically because Fulda (a European division of Goodyear tires) wanted a heavy car to test their new tires. Designed to look like a classic speedster, it’s equipped with a 5.9L V12 and has an estimated top speed of over 200 miles per hour
He may be best known for his titular sitcom, but Jerry Seinfeld also has one of the most elaborate collections of classic cars in the world. He is, at heart, a Porsche lover — the majority of his collection is made up of Porsches. He even auctioned off 16 of them for other Porsche lovers to enjoy. His collection currently includes:
- A 1955 Porsche 550 RS
- A 1957 Fiat 500
- A 1963 Volkswagen Karmann Ghia
- A 1966 Porsche 356 SC Cabriolet
- A 1970 Porsche 911S “Henri”
The last car on the list, the 1970 911S is named Henri and appeared briefly in a show called “Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee.”
Amber Heard may not have the biggest collection on this list, but the “Drive Angry” star gets additional points because the three cars she does own are ones that she helped to restore. Her collection includes:
- A 1968 Ford Mustang
- A 1967 Mercedes 250SL
- A 1963 Checker Marathon
That last car on the list is unique because the Checker Motor Company that produced the car only existed between 1961 and 1982. The Marathon that Amber owns is the four-door sedan model, but this car also came in four-door station wagon and massive eight-door Aerobus models.
David Beckham is a famous soccer star in his own right, even before he became arm candy for a former Spice Girl. He’s got more than 20 cars in his collection — along with a fully customized Cadillac Escalade, some of the other cars include:
- A Ferrari 612 Scaglietti
- An Audi S8
- A Jeep Wrangler
- A Porsche 911 Turbo Cabriolet
- A Bentley Mulsanne
His collection runs the gamut from sleek and sexy sports cars to fully functional entries like that Jeep Wrangler.
Floyd Mayweather is easily one of the most famous boxers of all time — his Pay-Per-View fights are often two to three times the cost of other fighters. Don’t let the fame fool you, though — he loves his cars. He’s got a pair of Bugati Veryons and a pair of Bentley Mulsannes in his garage in addition to his other cars. His collection includes a lot of sexy sports and luxury cars like:
- Rolls Royce Wraith
- Ferrari 458
- Rolls Royce Ghost
- Bentley Flying Spur
- A Lamborghini Aventador
This is just a small sample of his collection, but even with this cherry picked selection, it’s easy to see that Mayweather loves his luxury. Not everyone has two different Rolls Royce models in their garage, after all!
Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson
We may all smell what The Rock is cooking, but do you have any idea what kind of car treasures he’s hiding in his garage? The majority of The Rock’s collection includes sports cars, even small ones that he can’t hope to fit into with his 6’5” frame. Some of the beauties hiding in his garage include:
- A Ferrari LaFerrari
- A 1971 Chevrolet Chevelle SS
- An Aston Martin Vanquish Volante
- An Audi R8
- A Ford F150
You expect to find at least one truck in the garage of a big guy like Dwayne Johnson — he needs something that he can fit into comfortably while he’s driving around town.
Taylor Swift is a pop star notorious for writing songs about her failed relationships, but she doesn’t need a man in her life to drive her around — she’s got a fantastic car collection on her own, no matter what she feels like driving. Her collection includes:
- An Audi R8
- A Mercedes Benz Viano
- A Lexus Convertible
- A Toyota Sequoia
- A Land Rover
She’s fully equipped for trail driving, cruising on the beach and everything in between.
Tom Brady is a football player who has been in the news for the worst reasons — if you’re living under a rock, we suggest Googling #deflategate to get you up to speed. Bad reputation aside, he’s used that famous football player status to collect some of the best cars on the market today. His collection includes a variety of different models like:
- A Bugatti Veyron
- An Audi R8
- A Rolls Royce Ghost
- A Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT8
- A Range Rover
We just have to hope #deflategate doesn’t extend to the tires of this fantastic collection. What a tragedy that would be!
Sources: DailyMail.co.uk | TopGear.com | MancaveRides.co | CBSSports.com | ESPN.com | ABCNews.com | CNBC.com | Genius.com | Vegas.com | IMDB.com | People.com | NFL.com
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