When we think of presidents, we think of people that can have everything. Which, to be honest, is pretty much the truth. There is only one thing they can’t have though.
Their car keys.
The US President and Vice President along with all the former Presidents and Vice Presidents are not allowed to drive outside of their own property. This is, of course, for security reasons. “We prefer to drive the former presidents at all times,” said Mickey Nelson, a former Secret Service assistant director. (the article continues after the ad)
This situation is often unsatisfactory for the presidents. Bill Clinton, has said that one of the biggest drawbacks of his position is losing his driving privileges.
The only places in which presidents are allowed to drive are their own properties or golf courses.