The Real Reason Steve Jobs' Benz Didn't Have a License Plate

We've always wondered why Steve Jobs' Mercedes-Benz SL55 AMG didn't have a license plate. Did he think he was above the law? Was he doing it to be different? Maybe! But how did he get away with it? Easy. His cars were leased. » 10/27/11 12:53pm 10/27/11 12:53pm

The Mystery of Steve Jobs' Plateless Benz

If you ranked the things in life that Jobs seems perfectly content to ignore, license plates would be up there with Handicap parking spaces, three-piece suits and customer demands. The proof, as it were, is all over Flickr. » 8/12/10 12:40pm 8/12/10 12:40pm

Steve Jobs Does Not Have a License Plate from the Future

It's well known that Steve's Merc does not have a license plate, but a barcode. Many thought that this sticker was some sort of replacement, an agreement with the state of California to display his information. But some car-savvy folks tell us that Jobs' bar code is just the VIN number to his car and, according to the… » 9/13/08 8:00pm 9/13/08 8:00pm