James Dean in His Porsche Spyder

September 1955, Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, USA — Actor James Dean gives a thumbs-up sign from his Porsche 550 Spyder, the Little Bastard, while parked on Vine Street in Hollywood. Dean, who had taken up racing the year before, owned the car only nine days when he lost his life in a fatal highway accident while driving the Porsche to a Salinas race. — Image by © Bettmann/CORBIS