Buying a car can be one of the most expensive
during your life. And for public people it should be a choice of car
conformity s ptheir pupal image and
especially the state and level of success.
Very often the first major cost that a musician,
athlete, actor or entrepreneur after achieving significant success
he bought a great car.
But that does not apply to everything. Although they accumulated
billions of dollars, some of the richest people in the world rather manage
vehicles that do not reflect their position or status. Maybe this
It is a lesson for all of us to be a bit more modest, to live more modest.
Or maybe these people simply keep the modern
the concept according to which the greatest expression of wealth was shown
lack of need to show this wealth.
These six billionaires adhere to this rule,
driving cars that, though not cheap, are not expensive.
See who they are:
picture Alibaba Group
But co-founder and executive president Alibaba
Group, China's leading technology and e-commerce. With personal
a state estimated at almost $ 40 billion, it is the richest
man in China. But you would never hit if you saw the car
his – Roewe RX5 for $ 25,000 – an average expensive SUV from big China
a car maker SAIC, which uses an Alibi-based operating system
Although it has more than $ 40 billion, Ballmer remains
honored by Ford's cars from his hometown of Detroit, the company where he was
his father works. While Ballmer was CEO of Microsoft,
Ford has produced cars with Microsoft's entertainment system
SYNC. To celebrate the production of a millionth car equipped
SYNC, Alan Mulally, then CEO of Ford, gave Ballmer Hybrid Ford Fusion for $ 30,000. Since then, Ballmer drives
a car every day.
Walmart's successor of wealth, Walmart merchant
Retail, founded by her father, Sam Walton – Alice Walton, is considered one of the
the richest women in the world, with about $ 50 billion in wealth. But obviously she is not
prevents him from following his father's modesty with regard to cars. Sam Walton had it
The Ford F-150 pickup since 1979, which runs every day until its death at the beginning
90s of the last century. Alice drives the Ford F-150 in 2006, though it is more luxurious
version of King Rancha, which costs about $ 40,000.
picture Facebook profile
Founder and CEO of Facebook has
net wealth of over $ 50 billion. But it does not prevent it from spending
most of its time for the wheel of the black Acura TSX for $ 30,000 –
a mid-range sports hatch from the luxury brand of Honda. It is also claimed that
Zuckerberg owns and runs the Volkswagen Golf GTI, a sports hat, popular
among young Americans and at a price near Acura.
President Berkshire Hathaway has more than 80 seats
billions of dollars. When he bought a new car in 2006, he chose a modest,
but not the infamous Cadillac DTS, at about $ 45,000. Mary Bara,
General Motors Director (who owns the brand
Cadillac), convince him a few years ago to buy a new $ 55,000 model – Adillac
XTS from 2014. His old car was sold at a charity auction
for $ 122,500, and money went to support girls from her hometown
billionaire – Omaha, Nebraska.
picture twitter profile
Creator Amazon is the richest man in the world
The net value was almost $ 150 billion. But he is not a lover
expensive cars. Bezos preferred to drive Hond to the old.