Check out these photos: from horse-drawn carriage to modern Mercedes!
We all know today’s iconic, white popemobile, but have you ever seen the saddle of the pontifical steed? Or the official gala carriage, pulled by six horses?
Click “Launch the slideshow” in the image below for a look at the popemobile throughout the last three centuries:
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