C6 Corvette, $90K
Javier Hernández Balcázar, commonly known by the nickname Chicharito, is a Mexican native soccer star who currently plays under the Yellow, Blue, and White of Club LA Galaxy.
At his peak in the soccer world, he had bought himself a custom-made ninety-thousand-dollar model of the C6 Corvette. The soccer star recently confirmed that he would be doing another season with LA. You can bet your dollar that he will show up to a few practices in one of these.
Mercedes-Benz SLR McLaren 722, $3.1 Million
Today, this car is worth $47 million. Yup, and he can handle it. The former Barcelona Striker and most feared player in the MLS, striking for the New York City Red Bulls, accumulated more than 220 goals by his 2014 retirement.
If anyone deserves one of the fastest, most expensive supercars in history, it's him. But why is the SLR McLaren so expensive? One of the main reasons is that only three of them were ever manufactured. So, at the time, Henry bought what is known as a gem of a vehicle. It's more than a car, it's an investment.
Maserati MC12Salon Prive Concours, $1.1 Million
The least you could expect a soccer star the like of Neymar to show up in when driving up to a party is the Maserati MC12Salon Prive Concours. One of the most powerful supercars by far, one of the most potent strikers in the history of the sport.
The Maserati MC12 is the fastest road car ever made by Maserati and has a top speed of about 205 mph. Neymar, for comparison, was recorded with a top running speed of 21 mph, not far from Usain Bolt's speed of 23.
Ferrari 458 Italia 50 JS, $295K
Mesut Ozil is one of the most accomplished soccer players in German soccer history. His choice of roadster amongst the many he owns is this magnificent-looking Ferrari 458 Italia 50 JS. It definitely matches his playing abilities.
The 458 is sleek, fast, and agile, and exhibits the unimaginable speeds that Ferrari well knows how to exhibit in their road cars. The Ferrari 4458 reaches from 0 to 60 in a measly 3 seconds. That's the speed at which you sip your tea! Ozil himself has a top speed of 21.7 mph.
Electric Luxury Mercedes-Benz S600, $102K
The electric car is slowly taking over the world. As of 2022, there are over 1 million registered electric cars in the United States alone. So why not get yourself an electric supercar?
The S600 can do the 0 to 62 mph (0 to 100 km/h) sprint in 4.6 seconds, and its top speed is limited to 155 mph (250 km/h). Joachim Low, thanks for saving the planet with a luxury car! It sets an excellent example for the rest of the world that it does not matter how much money you make, it would help if you still looked out for the planet.