Some guys have it all. They have the looks, the girls and the talent. One of those men is Lewis Hamilton. Not only has he dated some of the most beautiful women in the world and made a ton of money, but he’s also been the Formula 1 World Champion five times.
Considering that he drives cars for a living, it's not a surprise that Hamilton has an impressive car collection. He doesn't mind taking his work home. Since he has driven for Mercedes in Formula 1, he acquired quite a stunning Mercedes collection. That's not all. He's got other magnificent rides. We scoured his collection and found some of the most amazing cars that most men would love to own.
15 Sick: LaFerrari Aperta
Talk about owning one of the rarest cars on the planet. I guess it's possible when you're one of the best drivers in the world. Another celebrity to take delivery of one of the first Apertas that came out was chef Gordan Ramsey. This truly is an amazing car and it's not the only one that Lewis has.
14 Sick: LaFerrari Aperta
It seems that Hamilton loves the Aperta so much that he had to buy a red one to match the white. He takes good care of his vehicles and ensures that the mileage on the cars is low. When he feels that he's driven the car too much, he calls his personal tow truck driver to take the car back to the garage.
13 Sick: Pagani Zonda
One can always trust Italian manufacturers to bring out some of the best sports cars ever to grace the roads. The Zonda not only has a unique design, but it also has a 6-liter V12 engine, needs only 2.5 seconds to reach 0 to 60 mph and can reach a top speed of 233 mph.
12 Sick: Shelby 427 Cobra
Another classic car that has entered Hamilton's collection. Before Hamilton bought this one, he asked Caroll Shelby to inspect it to make sure that it was the real deal. Shelby showed him a thumbs up, so Hamilton bagged it. This car is an absolute masterpiece, which will be around for a long time.
11 Sick: Maybach 6
This car is another one of those rare gems. Who can say that they've seen this car on the road? Maybach 6 is a concept car that Mercedes Benz manufactured with an all-electric powertrain. They claim that it has a range of 200 miles. The car is long and has an elegant design.
10 Sick: McLaren P1
It seems that every car Hamilton buys is a limited edition. That's not an exception for the P1. It is a limited production plug-in hybrid sports car. Don't let the plug-in hybrid part make you believe that the car is slow. According to Top Gear, the P1 needs only 2.8 seconds to reach 0 to 60 mph.
9 Sick: Mercedes AMG GT4
Just look at this beauty. The GT4 looks fantastic in black. Although the AMG GT4 is a race car, it can accommodate passengers through its four doors. Don't let the four doors fool you into thinking the car's not able to reach blistering speeds. It needs less than 4 seconds to go from 0 to 60 mph.
8 Sick: Mercedes AMG GT R
The more GTs, the better. If you can have more than one, why not? Hamilton didn't want to have only the four-door GT, so he got the two-door GT R. This is another beauty. Under the bonnet is a 4-liter AMG V8 Turbo, capable of pumping out 577 horsepower and needs 3.5 seconds to reach 0 to 60 mph, according to Mbusa.
7 Sick: Mercedes AMG Project One
Owning this rare car is easy if you're Lewis Hamilton. According to Motor 1, the German manufacturer will produce only 275 examples. The price to own one of these beauties is $2.7 million. Buyers will have to sign a contract that prohibits them from flipping the car.
6 Sick: Mercedes G63
On occasion, when Hamilton gets tired of the sports cars, he likes to jump into something new. One of those cars is the 6x6 G63. One can't expect Hamilton to get into a regular G63, as he has to stand out from the crowd. He looks delighted with the car, which is a monster on wheels.
5 Sick: Maybach S600
When Hamilton wants to put his feet up and not worry about keeping his eyes on the road, he gets a chauffeur to drive him around. What better car to be chauffeured in than the S600? This is one of the most elegant cars in Hamilton's collection. Only the best car will do for the best driver in the world.
4 Sick: Mercedes SL63 AMG
On days when Hamilton feels like putting the top down and cruising around in a cool car, he chooses the SL63 AMG. Under the bonnet of this beautiful ride is a 5.5-liter twin-turbo V8 that is capable of producing 577 horsepower, according to Car and Driver. It needs 4 seconds to reach 0 to 60 mph.
3 Sick: Mercedes SLS
Who wouldn't mind owning this beauty? What a magnificent ride. Considering that Hamilton races for Mercedes, is it any wonder that he can have any model that he wants? The SLS looks amazing in any color, but Hamilton's red is definitely on fire. Some guys have it all.
2 Sick: Can-Am Maverick S3
There's no turf that's too big of a challenge for Hamilton. When he's not a race track, he sometimes takes his Maverick S3 off-road for a spin. This is one amazing dune buggy. Can you imagine the limits that Hamilton pushes that car to? It must be so much fun to ride with him.
1 Wouldn't Touch: Ford Shelby GT500
This is one of the most beautiful cars in Hamilton's collection. The red color looks amazing and considering that it's a 1967 model, it's in unbelievable condition. The only problem with this car is that it doesn't perform well. Hamilton said it himself. He said it was beautiful but a heap of junk.
Sources: Top Gear, mbusa.com, Motor1, caranddriver.com