What Rental Car Accommodates Dikembe Mutombo?

At 7 feet, 2 inches tall, legendary NBA center Dikembe Mutombo would have trouble fitting behind the wheel of most vehicles. But on the road and without a car rental reservation, the situation gets trickier.

TMZ followed Mutombo through the parking garage rental counters at Washington D.C.’s Dulles Airport before he found a rental car that would accommodate him (barely).

Photo courtesy of Doha Stadium Plus Qatar.
Photo courtesy of Doha Stadium Plus Qatar.

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