Why do rich people collect cars

From ostentatious to modest: these are the cars of the super-rich

Billionaires drive everything from Golf to Ferrari. It's hard to believe, but with a lot of money, choosing a wheeled pedestal is actually more difficult. From the VW Golf to the Ferrari, the millionaires and billionaires of the world have every car they want at their disposal. After all, the price doesn't matter.

We mere mortals do not have this choice. But it can be fun for us to see which cars the super-rich ultimately decided on. Our colleagues at Tech Insider did just that.

Here come the tech giants' car preferences.

From ostentatious to modest: these are the cars of the super-rich

From ostentatious to modest: these are the cars of the super-rich

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  • Apple boss Tim Cook drives a BMW 5 Series

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  • Tesla boss Elon Musk drives a Jaguar E-Type

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  • Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg drives a Pagani Huayra

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  • Microsoft founder Bill Gates drives a Porsche 959

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  • Amazon boss Jeff Bezos drives a Honda Accord

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  • Snapchat founder Evan Spiegel drives a Ferrari

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  • Actor Brad Pitt drives a Tesla Model S.

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  • Google co-founder Sergey Brin drives a Tesla Model X

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  • Soccer professional Zlatan Ibrahimovic drives a Porsche 918 Spyder

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  • Google co-founder Larry Page drives a Tesla

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  • Napster co-founder Sean Parker drives a Tesla Model S.

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  • Professional footballer Lionel Messi drives a 1957 Ferrari 335 S Spider Scaglietti

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  • Oracle CEO Larry Ellison drives a Lexus LFA

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  • Dell boss Michael Dell drives a Porsche Carrera GT

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  • Facebook co-founder Dustin Moskovitz drives a VW Golf

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  • Former Microsoft boss Steve Ballmer drives a Ford Fusion Hybrid

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  • World footballer Cristiano Ronaldo drives a Bugatti Veyron

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  • Hollywood star Leonardo Di Caprio drives a Toyota Prius

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  • Apple founder Steve Jobs drove a Mercedes SL55

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  • President Trump is driven in a Cardillac Number One

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  • Ex-soccer player David Beckham drives a Rolls Royce Phantom Drophead

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  • Multi-billionaire Carlos Slim HelĂș drives a Continental Flying Spur

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  • Former Google boss Eric Schmidt drives a Toyota Prius

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  • Professional footballer Neymar drives a Ferrari 458 Spider

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This article was published by Business Insider in November 2019. It has now been reviewed and updated.