Stars And Their Cars January 13, 2014 Style Fancy rides are nothing new, check out these celebrities from the past. Dual-Ghia – The Rat Pack Frank Sinatra, Dean Martin and Sammy Davis Jr. owned almost as many cars as they had parties, but they were so classy they even had a signature car as the ‘Pack’. They all favoured the understated beauty of the Dual-Ghia. Sinatra’s is still on display at The National Automobile Museum in Reno, Nevada. Shelby Cobra 289 Roadster – Steve McQueen McQueen was a serious racer and cars were his passion on screen and off. One of his prized four wheelers was the Shelby Cobra 289 Roadster, which married up a lightweight English sports car frame with a big American Ford V8 engine capable of speeds of up to 225km/h. Cadillac Fleetwood Series 60 – Elvis Presley ‘The King’ was the proud owner of several Cadillacs, BMWs, Fords, Rolls Royces and a Mercedes-Benz. But the most famous was his pink Cadillac, repainted with a customised pink colour named ‘Elvis Rose’. The King eventually handed the beauty to his mother Grace as a gift. Related Leave a Reply Cancel ReplyYou must be logged in to post a comment.