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World’s 9 wealthiest people and the cars they drive

#2. Bill Gates – Porsche 959 Coupe

Bill Gates - Porsche 959 Coupe-  wealthiest people and the cars

While the one time world’s richest man has been seen driving to and from the Microsoft offices in a Ford Focus, it’s his other ride that has gathered more attention. Back in 1999, then-president Bill Clinton signed into law the “Show and Display” rule, which made certain highly collectible cars exempt from government safety and crash regulations. Gearhead Gates and other car nuts were more than influential in getting the law passed. This allowed Gates the freedom to drive his $225,000 Porsche 959 on the road.

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