Ralph Lauren Car Collection A Work Of Art
The American designer has come a long way from his humble beginnings in Bronx, New York. Originally named Ralph Lifshitz he explained to Oprah Winfrey “My given name has the word ‘shit’ in it” so the change to Lauren.
The Polo Ralph Lauren fashion designer has become well known for his collection of rare automobiles, some of which have been displayed in museum exhibits. As of September 2012, Forbes estimates his wealth at $6.5 billion dollars, which makes Ralph Lauren the 162nd richest person in the world.
The designer is well known as a collector of automobiles, some of the cars featured in the Ralph Lauren car collection are extremely rare. A large portion of his over 70 automobiles are held in his estate in Katonah, New York.