There is no greater activity when it comes to living happily with others than seeing stars and their vehicles. Every millionaire on this list, from Tesla to Ferrari, has their own distinctive vehicle preferences and various levels of income that distinguish their collections.
Consider Jay Leno as an example. The comedian and talk show host has a net worth of $400 million and has invested some of his money in a collection of $52 million in automobiles. He owns everything, including Fords and Ferraris. The famous people on this list may not be on Leno’s level, but they do care about their automobiles and have the money to do so.
Stars & Their Cars
Let’s take a humorous look at some opulent vehicles for transportation and the several attributes that determine a car’s popularity, to those who can afford them at least. You might even run into one or two Kardashians. Let’s move, move, move!
#1. Anthony Hopkins – Porsche 911 Targa
- Production Year: 2010s
- Estimated Value: $143,000
With his roles in movies like The Silence of the Lambs, Red Dragon, Hannibal, Fracture, and others, actor Anthony Hopkins has been frightening us for years. In 1991, Hopkins received the Best Actor Oscar for his performance as the serial killer Hannibal Lecter, and Jodie Foster received the Best Actress Oscar for the same film.
In Hollywood, Hopkins has had a long and fruitful career, and he shows no signs of slowing down. Early in the new millennium, admirers could spot him cruising about SoCal in a stunning azure blue Porsche 911 Targa.
#2. Jay Leno – Mercedes 300SL Gullwing Coupe
- Production Year: 1955
- Estimated Value: $1.8 Million
Known for his insane automobile collection, former comedian and talk show host Jay Leno is frequently spotted taking joyrides through his Toluca Lake neighborhood in Los Angeles. He keeps his estimated 136 automobiles and 90 motorcycles in a sizable, high-security garage.
Here is his prized 1955 Mercedes 300SL Gullwing Coupe, which is worth an estimated $1,800,000. One of the most storied Mercedeses in history is this one. Yet, Leno is quite proud of his collection and has even created a TV program where he discusses his automobiles. The program has the catchy name Jay Leno’s Garage. How creative Jay is!
Even if it doesn’t have an original name, Jay Leno’s Garage is nonetheless a hit because viewers are captivated by both the old artifacts that Leno possesses and the brand-new, flashy cars he owns (like the 300SL). He might drive a Benz, for instance, but he also has a 1927 Ford Model T.
#3.Tom Cruise – Bugatti Veyron
- Production Year: 2006
- Estimated Value: 1.3 Million*
How is a cruise performed? Cruise often drives stylish vehicles, but for the 2006 Mission Impossible III film premiere, he pulled up to the red carpet in a Bugatti Veyron, which cost about $1,300,000.
As a star of numerous other movies, including Top Gun, Jerry Maguire, and Eyes Wide Shut, in addition to the Mission Impossible franchise, the superstar can easily afford it. When Tom struggled to open the passenger door to let out his date at the premiere, a video of him getting out of the Bugatti quickly went viral.
Yet, it was good of him to open the door for her (or tried to). The Porsche 911, the Chevy Chevelle SS from Jack Reacher, the Ford Mustang Saleen S281 from Mission Impossible, and a Buick Roadmaster are just a few of the vehicles Cruise enjoys, in addition to the Veyron (Rain Man).