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Lewis Hamilton’s £13m automobile assortment features a £4m Shelby and a £1.6m Pagani Zonda 760 LH


TO be Lewis Hamilton for a day.

The F1 ace has amassed a £230m fortune that enables him to bask in the very best boys’ toys round.

Lewis Hamilton has amassed a £230m fortune from motor racing and sponsorships
Lewis Hamilton has amassed a £230m fortune from motor racing and sponsorships
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Hamilton's wealth means he can afford life's greatest luxuries and has a £13m car collection
Hamilton’s wealth means he can afford life’s biggest luxuries and has a £13m automobile assortment
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And boy does the racing legend know methods to spend it – splashing his money on the very best automobiles, and a yacht that might earn him the title of final movie star petrol head.

The eco-warrior equalled Michael Schumacher’s 91 race wins on the Eifel Grand Prix final weekend, as he goals to win his seventh world championship

Be part of SunSport in looking at his staggering fleet of automobiles, in addition to that tremendous yacht that sees Hamilton, 35, dwell like a king.

I don’t know something about wine. I don’t know an enormous quantity about artwork. However what I do know is automobiles, and I’m very explicit about them.”


Lewis Hamilton on motors

CARS

Lewis has a fleet of motors price round… look forward to it… £13 million.

After all, being a driver, he’s a automobile fanatic and collects every part from supercars to classic classics that he divides between two garages – one in Monaco and one other in LA.

“I don’t know something about wine. I don’t know an enormous quantity about artwork. However what I do know is automobiles, and I’m very explicit about them,” he as soon as mentioned.

Amusingly, so that they maintain their worth, when Hamilton doesn’t wish to drive them again dwelling – he reportedly has a tow-truck that comes to select them up from no matter restaurant or membership he’s at.

Right here’s simply a few of his extravagant assortment.

PAGANI ZONDA 760 LH

The rarest motor in Hamilton’s possession is a £1.6m Pagani Zonda that was made totally for him.

The outside and interiors are purple, and on the request of the sports activities star he opted for a handbook gearbox as an alternative of the standard sequential one.

Hamilton's Pagani Zonda cost him £1.6m but he hates driving it
Hamilton’s Pagani Zonda value him £1.6m however he hates driving it
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His causes? As a result of he hated getting behind the wheel of it initially.

“The Zonda is horrible to drive!” he as soon as mentioned.

“It’s the best-sounding automobile I personal, however handling-wise it’s the worst.”

That might be why in 2015 Hamilton acquired in an accident that prompted some vital injury to the cherished motor.

1966 SHELBY 427 COBRA

The very best valued automobile in Hamilton’s assortment is that this beautiful basic.

Believed to be price round £4m, it’s a uncommon sight – until you’ve seen the racer cruising alongside the Pacific Coast Freeway in LA.

Hamilton was typically spied taking his ex-missus Nicole Scherzinger for a spin on this magnificence, which might have him standing out from the gang.

A 1966 Shelby 427 Cobra is Hamiltons most expensive car worth £4m
A 1966 Shelby 427 Cobra is Hamilton’s most costly automobile price £4m
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LAFERRARI

Each automobile aficionado price their weight in salt owns this £1m Ferrari – one other collector’s merchandise that rises in worth because the years go by.

Able to reaching a prime pace of 217 mph, the LaFerrari can hit 0-62 mph in simply 2.Four seconds, which means it’s Hamilton’s quickest automobile he owns.

Footballers together with Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang and Heung-Min Son additionally drive this frighteningly quick motor that should be similar to dealing with a racing automobile.

A £1m Ferrari La Ferrari is a must for any car collection, including Hamilton
A £1m Ferrari La Ferrari is a should for any automobile assortment, together with Hamilton
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MERCEDES-AMG PROJECT ONE

Lewis has already acquired his palms on a Mission One, that’s not even imagined to be out until subsequent 12 months.

He was closely concerned within the manufacturing of the plug-in hybrid sports activities automobile that’s able to hitting a prime pace of 217 mph.

Solely 275 are going to be launched at a price of round £2m.

Make that 274 now, since Hamilton has one.

Hamilton has managed to get his hands on a £2m Mercedes-AMG Project One ahead of its 2020 release
Hamilton has managed to get his palms on a £2m Mercedes-AMG Mission One forward of its 2020 launch
Hamilton was heavily involved in the production of the Project One
Hamilton was closely concerned within the manufacturing of the Mission One
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MERCEDES-AMG SLS BLACK

He already owned a SL Black Sequence, so why not add the SLS, proper?

Hamilton, who clearly has a necessity for pace, added this supercar to his storage most likely as a result of it’s the quickest Mercedes in manufacturing.

Powered by a 6.2-litre V8 engine that produces 622bhp – the SLS can attain a prime pace of 196 mph.

It additionally hits 0-60 in simply Three seconds – making it the perfect automobile for Hamilton to get his thrills off the observe with. For a price ticket of £230ok, it’s simply what you’d anticipate actually.

Driving for Mercedes has its perks for Hamilton
Driving for Mercedes has its perks for Hamilton
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Hamilton regularly shares images on social media alongside Mercedes motors
Hamilton often shares photos on social media alongside Mercedes motors
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MCLAREN P1

Regardless of splitting with McLaren’s racing staff, Hamilton can’t have felt too aggrieved along with his former employers as a result of in 2015 he added a £2m P1 to his in depth checklist of rides.

The P1 has a 3.8-litre twin-turbo V8 petrol engine, which is twinned with an electrical motor meaning the supercar has a complete energy and torque output of 903 bhp and 980 Nm of torque.

In actual discuss meaning it’s quick and highly effective, can hit a prime of 217 mph and 0-60 mph in below 2.7 seconds.

In 2015 Hamilton added a £2M McLaren P1 to his list of rides
In 2015 Hamilton added a £2M McLaren P1 to his checklist of rides
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The McLaren P1 is capable of hitting 0-62 mph in just 2.7 seconds
The McLaren P1 is able to hitting 0-62 mph in simply 2.7 seconds
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Hamilton didnt hold any grudges with McLaren despite splitting from the team and drives their car still on the streets of Monaco
Hamilton didn’t maintain any grudges with McLaren regardless of splitting from the staff and drives their automobile nonetheless on the streets of Monaco
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1967 FORD MUSTANG SHELBY GT500

The second basic automobile that’s a part of his fleet, followers of the Hollywood film Gone In 60 Seconds would possibly recognise this motor as trying to much like one of many Eleanor fashions from the movie.

Hamilton had his customised by Oklahoma store Basic Recreations for extra value.

At auctions, these can fetch as much as £750ok, and you may guess Hamilton’s is in tip-top situation. That mentioned, we doubt he’ll ever promote it.

BEST OF THE REST

When the Mercedes-Maybach 6 got here out in 2016, Hamilton made certain he acquired his palms on the idea automobile.

The two×2 coupe is totally electrical, and may run as much as 200 miles earlier than it’ll want recharging.

Hamilton additionally has one other Mercedes – the Maybach S600, which is an expensive chauffeur’s automobile with a partition separating the entrance seats from the again.

Each these motors have a mixed price of round £800ok.

And Hamilton doesn’t thoughts swapping 4 wheels for 2 – typically taking his £6,500 Honda CRF450RX Motocross Bike across the dust tracks of California.

Then there’s additionally his Maverick X3 dune buggy that might’ve set him again round £20ok, that’s additionally electrical in theme along with his eco-warrior standing.

Hamilton is a fan of the Maverick x3 dune buggy worth £20k
Hamilton is a fan of the Maverick x3 dune buggy price £20ok
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Nicole Scherzinger used to ride with Hamilton on his buggy
Nicole Scherzinger used to journey with Hamilton on his buggy
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Hamilton also has a penchant for motorbikes
Hamilton additionally has a penchant for motorbikes
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BY SEA

Lewis used to personal a personal jet –  a Bombardier Challenger 605 price £25m, till he bought it this 12 months presumably to scale back his carbon footprint.

So now he has to discover new territories by sea which – let’s face it – is the one factor left the place Hamilton can get his kicks.


That’s why he reportedly spent £5m on a stunning Sunseeker 90 yacht that he typically entertains visitors on, together with supermodels Kendall Jenner and Bella Hadid.

The boat is absolutely similar to a house, has an enormous master suite with a king-size mattress, a walk-in wardrobe and an enormous bathe room.

And at 91.9 ft lengthy, it actually received’t get misplaced at sea. On the verge of his sixth world championship and a storage to die for – Lewis, we salute you.

Completing Hamiltons collection is a Sunseeker 90 yacht
Finishing Hamilton’s assortment is a Sunseeker 90 yacht
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Hamilton is said to entertain guests including supermodels Bella Hadid and Kendall Jenner on board his yacht
Hamilton is alleged to entertain visitors together with supermodels Bella Hadid and Kendall Jenner on board his yacht
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