At 16, he bought a "1954 Ford, flat-head six, three on the tree," that helped him learn to drive. Despite spending a good chunk of his life on the road touring, Seger still loves taking road trips with his family, going from Mt. Rushmore to the Grand Canyon and the American Southwest to the Eastern Seaboard and New England to see its storied fall colors (via Motor Trend).
While recording new albums, he routinely listens to the tracks — mentally tweaking and refining them, if needed — while driving back and forth to the recording studio (via Motor Trend). His 2014 album, "Ride Out," features an ode to Detroit muscle cars called "Detroit Made." The man's love for cars is both deep and eclectic.
5 1976 BMW 530i
4 2013 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited Rubicon
3 2011 Porsche Carrera S Cabriolet
2 1965 Mustang Fastback
1 1969 Shelby Cobra GT350 Fastback
According to MustangSpecs, it was typically mated to a 4-speed manual transmission, but Seger's had a Tremec 6-speed stick instead (via Mecum Auctions). Seger's Candy Apple Red GT350 had Ford's upgraded interior package, flaunting a landscape of imitation teak wood covering the dash, steering wheel, door accents, and center console trim (via MustangSpecs).
According to Mecum Auctions, Seger's was number 42 of 935. When it sold at auction in 2013 for $65,000, it noted that it had been displayed at the Henry Ford Museum at the Rock Stars, Cars & Guitars Exhibit.