There are certain things that people take to signify success. Aside from having a fat bank account, people will also look at your houses and vehicles to figure out how well you are doing in life. It is not rare to see the rich and the famous splurge on their rides. This is not only true for Hollywood actors and actresses but athletes as well! Check out what type of vehicles our favorite sportsmen like to drive. How much do you think they are willing to pay for a nice ride? Let us find out!
Joe Johnson – Ford F-650, Estimated Over $200K
This NBA player was an NBA All-Star pick seven times. In the past, he played for the Brooklyn Nets, the Utah Jazz, and the Atlanta Hawks. He is a fan of custom vehicles, which is evident in his love for his Ford F-650. He shelled out at least $176,000 on it, but reports say that his unit is worth more than $200,000 thanks to all the customizations he had done on it. The gold paint job and its six doors will make it stand out from the crowd no matter which road he drives on.
Félix Hernández – Custom Range Rover, Estimated At Least $90K
As a part of the Seattle Mariners, Felix Hernandez made a name for himself in the world of sports. He proudly owns a Range Rover, which is a hit among celebrities. The baseball star had his customized. The bright red color is certainly going to catch anyone’s attention. You will find his nickname King Felix on the vehicle. He also had custom 24” wheels installed. We do not know how much it cost him, but it must have cost him $90,000 at the very least. In 2020, he signed a contract with the Atlanta Braves.
Roy Halladay – Ford Hot Rod, Price Undisclosed
It is not every day that you find vintage automobiles on the road. However, Roy Halladay was willing to spend money to fix up a Ford Hot Rod. It was the talk of the town when he took it to a training session! The vehicle came with a modern engine and various features, but the design was the same. Best known for playing baseball for the Philadelphia Phillies and the Toronto Blue Jays, we mourned his death in 2017. Two years after the fatal plane crash, he was inducted into the National Baseball Hall of Fame.
Blake Griffin – GMC Yukon Denali, Estimated At Least $51K
This NBA player first started playing for the Los Angeles Clippers but moved to the Detroit Pistons in 2018. Among other things, he has to pick a big car thanks to his imposing stature. We are glad that he found his match in the GMC Yukon Denali SUV. This has 420 hp thanks to its 6.2-L V8 engine. Aside from that, it has an eight-inch touchscreen display and Apple CarPlay. He has not revealed how much it cost him, but it is at least $51,000. He did not get to play much in the 2019-2020 season due to knee surgery.
Jenson Button – Honda NSX Type R, Estimated $140K
This former Formula One racer took home the F1 World Championship title in 2009. It is interesting to see what kind of car he likes to drive in real life. The Honda NSX Type R is one of his most unique cars. According to sources, it is worth $140,000 or so. It can go from 0 to 60 mph in only 3.1 seconds! His Formula One career is over, but he still competed in the Super GT Series not that long ago. In fact, he even won honors at the 2018 Autobacs Super GT Series.
Aaron Rodgers – 2011 Chevrolet Camaro Convertible, Estimated $30K
Since 2005, Aaron Rodgers has been a part of the Green Bay Packers. Not only did he win Super Bowl XLV with them, but he was even named the Super Bowl MVP that season. In 2011, he was given a 2011 Chevrolet Camaro Convertible as the prize for the MVP award. The base model of this car costs $30,000 or so, although it can go up to over $60,000 for the more advanced variants.
Patrick Mahomes – Infiniti Q50, Estimated $50K
This athlete has achieved a lot of things even though he is still fairly new in the NFL. Patrick Mahomes and the Kansas City Chiefs bagged the Super Bowl LIV title. He brought home the MVP award as well! Did you know that he is an endorser of the McGavock Auto Group? He allegedly received an Infinity Q50 worth $50,000 or so. He is currently engaged to Brittany Matthews, who is pregnant with his child.
Joe Haden – Lamborghini Aventador, Estimated $399K
Since 2017, Joe Haden has been a part of the Pittsburgh Steelers. From 2010 to 2016, he played for the Cleveland Browns. He has spent a good chunk of his fortune on luxury vehicles. This time, we want to focus on his Lamborghini Aventador. He did not share its exact price, but we estimate that it cost him $399,000 at the very least. Aside from this, he also has a Rolls-Royce Wraith and a Rolls-Royce Ghost!
Neymar – Audi R8 GT Spyder, Estimated $246K
This talented athlete is best known for playing for the Brazilian national team, as well as the Paris Saint-Germain soccer club. Neymar has driven a lot of high-end vehicles in the past. You are looking at his Audi R8 GT Spyder this time! Do you want one of these for yourself? If this is the case, we hope that you have $246,000. The soccer player is also the proud owner of a Maserati MC12 and a Porsche Panamera Turbo. In 2020, he was confirmed to have gotten COVID-19 after a vacation in Ibiza with friends. Oops.
Russell Wilson – Mercedes Benz G-Class, Estimated $124.5K
Owing to his career with the Seattle Seahawks, Russell Wilson has become a household name. You might also know him for his marriage to singer Ciara. He has a Mercedes Benz G-Class, but he bought her one for herself! It costs $124,5000 at the very least. Both units come equipped with a 416 hp twin-turbo V8 engine. The couple tied the knot in 2016, and they welcomed a second child in 2020. They do business together. In 2019, they even became the co-owner of the Seattle Sounders FC.
Tiger Woods – Porsche Carrera GT, Estimated $448K
When it comes to golf, it does not get any better than Tiger Woods. His personal life has interfered with his career in the past, but he has no financial worries. He has spent at least $448,000 on his Porsche Carrera. It is a powerful car, but he ended up returning it to the dealer because it could land him in an accident. He continues to make more milestones in his successful golf career. In 2019, he was even awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom!
Michael Schumacher – Ferrari FXX, Estimated $2.67 Million
There was a time when Michael Schumacher was the person to beat in Formula One racing. He spent most of his career racing for Ferrari. The company has, among other things, given him a Ferrari FXX. It is capable of producing 85,000 rpm thanks to its incredible 6.3-L V12 engine. In 2013, he put it on the market at an asking price of $2.67 million. In 2013, he was involved in a skiing accident that put him in a coma for a couple of months. He is allegedly getting stem cell surgery, but this has yet to be verified.
Scottie Pippen – Ferrari, Price Undisclosed
This retired basketball player does not talk too much about his luxury cars. However, Scottie Pippen has been spotted cruising around in a Ferrari before. We do not know how much he spent on it, but we are sure that it did not come cheap. He played several teams in the past, but he saw the most success with the Chicago Bulls. During his time with them, he won six NBA Championship titles. He worked as a public relations ambassador for the team recently! However, he was dismissed from the role in 2020.
Sergio Ramos –Mercedes-Benz G63 AMG, Estimated $218K
This pro soccer player has competed for the Spanish national team since 2005. Aside from that, he plays for Real Madrid. With his huge salary, it is not a big deal to buy a luxury car. You will find a Mercedes-Benz G63 AMG in his garage. It is estimated to be worth $218,000! Among other things, it has a 4-L V8 bi-turbo engine that can reach a max speed of 149 mph. We can’t wait to watch the upcoming documentary La Leyenda Sergio Ramos, which is due to come out in 2021.
Dirk Nowitzki – Audi R8, Estimated $170K
For over two decades, Dirk Nowitzki made a name for himself by playing for the Dallas Mavericks. He has been a Finals MVP and an NBA Champion once. He has bought several cars over the years, and the Audi R8 is one of them. It must have set him back by at least $170,000. It can reach 420 hp courtesy of its 4.2-L V8 engine. He has plenty of free time now since he officially hung up his gloves in 2019. The year after that, he was given the Laureus Lifetime Achievement Award.
Conor McGregor – BMW I8, Estimated $150K
As a mixed martial artist, Conor McGregor saw a lot of fame. He is famous for winning both the UFC featherweight and lightweight divisions. You are looking at his BMW I8, an eco-friendly hybrid car that has an electric range of 37 km. It is worth $150,000 or so, but we are sure that he did not bat an eye at the price. In 2020, he broke our hearts by announcing that he was no longer going to fight.
Roger Federer – Mercedes Benz SL, Estimated $91K
In this day and age, we know Roger Federer as one of the greatest male tennis players in history. He has twenty wins at Grand Slam in the singles division. In the past, he has worked as a BMW endorser. Once, he was spotted cruising around in a Mercedes Benz SL. With a starting price of $91,000, we are sure that he appreciated the stylish vehicle that can reach great speeds with a 3498 cc engine. He remains active in the world of tennis, although he took some time off to prioritize his health during the 2020 season.
Rafael Nadal – Aston Martin DBS, Estimated Over $300K
We have another huge tennis star on our list! ATP rankings say that Rafael Nadal is No. 2 in the world right now. He was the winner of the 2020 French Open. He has great taste when it comes to cars. Just take a look at his Aston Martin DBS! While he has not disclosed how much it was, he must have spent more than $300,000 on it. The car has a powerful 6-L V12 engine that can produce as much as 510 hp.
Greg Norman – Polaris Slingshot, Estimated At Least $25.5K
This Australian golfer once earned the No. 1 spot on the Official Golf World Ranking. Greg Norman held this position for 331 weeks! While he is now in his sixties, he still likes to buy new vehicles. He recently bought a Polaris Slingshot, which is what the Batmobile looks like in our head. He must have paid more than $25,500 for it since he had it customized. At the moment, Norman is worth $400 million.
Andy Murray – Jaguar XF Sportbrake, Estimated $70K
This British tennis player has three Grand Slam wins to his name. When Andy Murray represented the United Kingdom at the Olympics, he brought home two golds. You are looking at a photo of him with a Jaguar XF Sportbrake, but we do not know if he has one. This came from the unveiling of the model in 2017. At any rate, he could easily buy one of these with his impressive net worth. In 2020, he was eliminated in the first round of the French Open after he lost to Stan Wawrinka.
Alex Rodriguez – Rolls-Royce Phantom Drophead Coupe, Estimated Over $500K
During his time with the New York Yankees, Alex Rodriguez saw his bank account get bigger and bigger. However, his wealth blew up some more when he started investing and starting businesses. He has a custom Rolls-Royce Phantom Drophead Coupe that is allegedly worth over $500,000. Rodriguez likes to keep the top down, which is an opportunity for the paps to take shots of him. He is engaged to JLo.
Danica Patrick – Lamborghini Gallardo, Estimated $122K
This talented racer made history as the first woman to win the IndyCar Series. Danica Patrick is not going to settle for a minivan or a basic sedan, thank you very much. She used to have a Lamborghini Gallardo, although this did not prove to be a practical choice. She did not like the lack of cup holders! In 2018, she auctioned it off for $122,000. Now retired, she is currently working as a studio analyst for NBC’s Indianapolis 500 broadcast.
John Elway – 1992 Dodge Viper RT, Estimated $80K
Now retired, John Elway made a name for himself by playing for the Denver Broncos in the NFL. He was with them for fifteen years and won the Super Bowl twice during that period of time. In the early ‘90s, he bought a Dodge Viper RT in red. It has a six-speed manual transmission, as well as an 8-L V10 engine. Did you know that Dodge only made 250 of this specific kind? Sadly, Elway has since parted ways with it for $80,000. He now works as the football operations president and general manager of the Broncos.
Novak Djokovic – Peugeot 508, Estimated At Least $54K
The 2020 ATP rankings claimed that Novak Djokovic is the best male tennis player on the planet. He often collaborates with brands like Peugeot. In 2014, he even had the opportunity to promote the Peugeot 508! We do not know if he got to keep one of them, but it only costs $54,000. He could pay for it if he wanted! In 2020, he won the Australian Open but contracted COVID-19. Even though he was able to recover in time for the French Open, he ended up losing to Rafael Nadal.
Darren McFadden – Bentley Continental GT, Estimated $203K
When he launched his NFL career, Darren McFadden played for the Oakland Raiders. Two years later, he had a short stint with the Dallas Cowboys. He has treated himself to a Bentley Continental GT in the past. We do not know exactly how much he paid for it, but it must have been $203,000 at the very least. Aside from this, he also has a Buick Centurion worth $100,000! In 2017, he retired from the sport.
LeBron James – Ferrari F430, Estimated $219K
Is there a basketball player more famous than LeBron James right now? We doubt it. He has been with the Los Angeles Lakers since 2018. Two years later, they brought home the NBA title. Before that, he already had two with the Miami Heat and one with the Cleveland Cavaliers. In his car collection, you are going to find a Ferrari F430. It can go from 0 to 60 mph in only 3.6 seconds thanks to the V8 engine. Sources believe that it is worth $219,000. At the moment, he is the proud owner of three Ferraris.
Floyd Mayweather Jr. – Bugatti Veyron, $3.5 Million
Unlike other people. Floyd Mayweather Jr. is not afraid to show off his lavish lifestyle. Thanks to the success that he has seen as a boxer, he has a lot of money to his name. He has since bought several luxury cars, but the Bugatti Veyron caught our attention. He allegedly paid $3.5 million for it! With a top speed of 253 mph, the car can go from zero to 100 in only 2.7 seconds. However, the most expensive car in his collection would be the Koenigsegg CCXR Trevita, which costs more than $4 million.
Tom Brady – Audi R8, $165K
This amazing NFL player saw a lot of success with the New England Patriots. During his time with the team, they took home the Super Bowl title six times. Tom Brady has a pretty impressive car collection. The Audi R8, for one, is estimated to be worth $165,000 or so. It has a 5.2-L FSI V10 engine that can produce 532 hp. He now plays for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers after nearly two decades with the Patriots.
Mario Balotelli – Ferrari 458 Spider, Estimated $260K
This soccer player plays for the Italian national team. Aside from that, Mario Balotelli likes to spend on high-end vehicles as well! The Ferrari 458 Spider is one of his favorites. It is worth $260,000, and he allegedly has a pair. When he gets bored of them, he can take his Audi R8 or Bentley Continental GT out for a spin! With a yearly salary of $7 million, he can buy more cars if he wants! He last played for Brescia, but he is currently a free agent.
Cristiano Ronaldo – Bugatti La Voiture Noire, Estimated $18 Million
It is not a stretch to say that Cristiano Ronaldo is one of the most popular soccer players out there. With a net worth of $500 million, he can buy whatever he wants. In 2020, he purchased the most expensive vehicle in the world: the Bugatti La Voiture Noire. It is said to be worth $18 million or so. This car has a top speed of 380 kph and can go from zero to 60 in 2.4 seconds. Right now, Ronaldo plays for Juventus.
Michael Jordan – Corvette ZR1 40th Anniversary Edition, Estimated Less Than $70K
This incredible basketball player is best known for his time with the Chicago Bulls. Michael Jordan has six NBA Championships to his name. Can you believe that he was dubbed the NBA Finals MVP for every single one of those? This is a photo of his Chevy Corvette ZR1 40th Anniversary Edition. In the ‘90s, it was worth less than $70,000. It has an aluminum block V8 engine and can produce 375 hp. In 2020. The basketball player said that he was fielding a new team in NASCAR with Denny Hamlin.
Stephen Curry – Porsche Panamera Turbo, Estimated $150K
In the past, Stephen Curry used to drive a Porsche Panamera Turbo. It has a 520 hp V8 engine, an adaptive air suspension system, and active anti-roll bars. Sources say that this variant was worth up to $150,000. Sadly, he ended up crashing it on the Oakland highway in 2018. While he did not get seriously injured, the car was not so lucky. The NBA star has been with the Golden State Warriors since 2009. He has since brought home three NBA Championship titles with them thus far.
Lionel Messi – Ferrari F430 Spider, Estimated $188K
You do not even have to be a soccer fan to know who Lionel Mess is. The Barcelona soccer club player is also on the Argentinian national team. He has made a lot of money in the past, so he can easily pay for a Ferrari F430 Spider. While he has not disclosed its price, we know that its retail price begins at $188,000. He brings home a yearly salary of $92 million, so it is not a problem whatsoever. Did you know that he made history as the first soccer player to receive the Laureus World Sportsman of the Year award?
Zlatan Ibrahimovic – Lamborghini, Estimated $200K
This Swedish soccer player can easily grab your attention on the road with his pink Lamborghini. We do not know how much he shelled out for it, but it is said to be worth $200,000 or so. Zlatan Ibrahimovic once played for the Swedish national team, although he decided to stop his international career in 2016. Aside from that, he used to play for Paris Saint-Germain, Ajax, and Juventus. He now plays for Milan.
C.J. Wilson – McLaren P1, Estimated $1.15 Million
This former MLB player once played for the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim and the Texas Rangers. He is a fan of unique cars, which is the reason he has a McLaren P1. He purchased it in a Cerberus Pearl, which he calls “bpurple.” Not many people own one of these since it costs at least $1.15 million! His baseball career has offered him the opportunity to pay for it, although he was forced to retire early because of shoulder surgery. He is now the proud owner of the CJ Wilson Racing auto racing team.
Russell Westbrook – Lamborghini Aventador, Estimated $380K
This NBA player has been with the Houston Rockets since 2019. Russell Westbrook spent eleven years with the Oklahoma City Thunder for eleven years before that. He has spent at least $380,000 on a Lamborghini Aventador in the past. This car only takes three seconds to go from zero to 60. While this is a pretty popular car among celebrities, it stands out thanks to its custom paint job. In 2020, he was one of the NBA stars who got COVID-19. It is a good thing that he made full recovery after a few weeks.
Derrick Rose – Bentley Mulsanne, Estimated $300K
Here is another basketball player who likes to buy luxury vehicles. Derrick Rose is the proud owner of a Bentley Mulsanne, which is allegedly worth $300,000 or so. Sadly, he got into a car accident in it in 2012. Aside from that, he has a Rolls-Royce Wraith and a Maserati Gran Turismo and does not mind cruising around in a Ford F-450 when winter rolls in. He was once named the Most Valuable Player in the NBA!
Maria Sharapova – Porsche 911 Carrera S Cabriolet, Estimated $109K
There was a time when this Russian pro tennis player rued the court. In 2012, Maria Sharapova won the Porsche Tennis Grand Prix and got a Porsche 911 Carrera S Cabriolet as a prize. At the time, it was worth $109,000. She has since worked as a brand ambassador for the brand. She did not stop there either as she also bought a Porsche Panamera GTS. In 2020, she broke our hearts with her decision to retire.
Lewis Hamilton – Pagani Zonda, Estimated $1.4 Million
Best known for his Formula One racing career, Lewis Hamilton now competes for the Mercedes-AMG Petronas Formula One Team. He has brought home the Formula World Championship a total of six times by now. What kind of cars does he drive? The answer to that question is a Pagani Zonda, which is worth $1.4 million or so. It might look neat on the outside, but he said that its handling is bad. The truth is that luxury cars are not always worth the price. In 2020, Hamilton acquired W magazine with other investors.
Shaquille O’Neal – Rolls-Royce Phantom, Estimated $139K
Shaq is best known for his incredible basketball career with the Miami Heat and the Los Angeles Lakers. During that time, he brought home three championships with the Lakers and one with the Heat. This is a photo of his old 2004 Rolls-Royce Phantom. IT has a six-speed automatic transmission and a V12 engine. It was later listed on eBay for $139,000. This is a good deal since it was originally worth $475,000!
John Cena – Corvette InCENArator, Price Undisclosed
Even though he got his start as a pro wrestler, John Cena has successfully transitioned into acting. This is a Corvette InCENArator, as he likes to call it. We do not know its exact value, but you can bet that it is not cheap. After all, he had it fully customized! It has a futuristic design, so it would not look out of place in a sci-fi film. At the moment, the actor has been doing a great job in Hollywood.
Robinson Canó – Ferrari 458 Italia, Estimated $300K
Since 2019, this baseball player has been playing for the New York Mets. Before that, Robinson Canó spent some time with the Seattle Mariners and the New York Yankees. You are looking at his custom Ferrari 458 Italia, which he had customized at MC Customs. We do not know its exact value, but it is likely worth as much as $300,000. In 2018, Canó earned an 80-game suspension for furosemide use.
Antonio Brown – Rolls Royce Wraith, Estimated $315K
If you ask us, the Rolls-Royce Wraith base model is already great. However, custom ones look even better! This is a photo of the one owned by Antonio Brown. Worth approximately $315,000, the paint job on this car resembles the Pittsburgh Steelers colors. The football player did spend eight years with them, after which he spent a short time with the Patriots. At the moment, he is a free agent.
Justin Verlander – 2014 Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG Black Series, Estimated $250K
This pro football player has played for the Houston Astros and the Detroit Tigers in the past. Justin Verlander likes luxury cars. In this collection, you are going to find the 2014 Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG Black Series. There were less than 200 of these on the American market! It is said to be worth $250,000. At the moment, the baseball player is MIA because he underwent Tommy John surgery in 2020.
Serena Williams – Bentley Continental GT, Estimated $200K
Has any other tennis player as successful as Serena Williams? We doubt it. She has already brought home 23 Grand Slam wins in the singles division. The incredible tennis player has made a lot of money with endorsement deals. She has used her paychecks to buy luxury cars like the Bentley Continental GT. It is going to set you back by $200,000. It is bright red, so it is not ideal if you want to avoid attention.
Henrik Lundqvist – Lamborghini Gallardo, Estimated $200K
This pro hockey player is now with the Washington Capitals. He played for the New York Rangers for fifteen seasons as well. We doubt that he finds it hard to buy luxury cars. After all, he has a Lamborghini Gallardo worth $200,000. This vehicle is capable of reaching 550 hp and has a top speed of 202 mph. In 2020, he started playing for the Capitals on a one-year contract that is allegedly worth $1.5 million.
Odell Beckham Jr. – Mercedes-Benz CLS 63 AMG, Estimated At Least $109K
After Odell Beckham Jr. spent four years with the New York Giants, he switched to the Cleveland Browns in 2019. He certainly knows how to pick a good car. The Mercedes-Benz CLS 63 AMG will catch your attention with its matte gray paint job and red wheels. He has not shared its value, but it must be $109,000 at the very least. It is not an issue as he recently snagged a $25 million Nike endorsement deal.
J.R. Smith – Gurkha F5, Estimated $450K
This successful basketball player has two NBA titles to his name thus far. J.R. Smith earned one with the Cleveland Cavaliers, and the other with the Los Angeles Lakers. He prefers to stay as safe as possible on the road, which is why he went for a Gurkha F5. The modern armored truck is worth $450,000 or so. We do not know what he is scared of, but it does not hurt to be safe!
Yoenis Cespedes – Alfa Romeo 8C, Estimated $250K
In 2012, Yoenis Céspedes entered the NFL as a part of the Oakland Athletics. Later on, he saw more success during his time on the New York Mets. In 2020, he chose to be a free agent. He has several pricey cars in his collection, such as the Alfa Romeo 8C. This two-seater sports car retails for around $250,000. It is a great car, but he is the sort of guy who likes to use different cars on different days. Among other things, he also has a Lamborghini Aventador, a Ford F-250, and a Polaris Slingshot.