A person's choice of vehicle can say a lot about them. It can tell us what is most important to them, be it the environment, safety, or personal gratification. It can tell us their personal style - whether that is reserved and dependeble or loud and ostentatious - or how they see themselves.
The cars on display here come from a variety of points in their owner's lives. Some were just getting by, while others had just come into wealth. Still others collect cars and have pieces they like to show off as the crown jewels of their collections. These cars are a look into the lives of these famous figures.
Steve McQueen's 1956 Jaguar XK SS Roadster is on display at the Peterson Automotive Museum in Los Angeles, California.23510Fitting ride?
Roosevelt was said to prefer the large, 7-passenger V12 Packards as there was plenty of room to manuever, especially for a person with a disability.20710Fitting ride?
Several of the flamboyant musician's over-the-top vehicles are on display at the Liberace Museum in Las Vegas, Nevada. The golden Cadillac features 23.7-karat gold-leaf clad bodywork, silver external door handles, and 24-karat gold-plated internal door handles.21515Fitting ride?
Several of Clark Gable's vehicles tour auto shows and museums. This 1941 Cadillac Series 62 Coupe was owned by Gable and his wife, Carole Lombard.1908Fitting ride?