Warhol art and Prince's guitar - how Lewis Hamilton spends his money

Thuesday, 14 november 2017, 06:39

Lewis Hamilton has a personal wealth thought to be in the region of £131m, thanks to his current contract with Mercedes, plus a host of endorsement deals with brands such as Monster Energy, Bose and Bombardier? but how does the world champion spend his money? 

We wrote about how Hamilton's earning are broken down across his current three-year deal with Mercedes as well as his long list of endorsements.

After earning all that cash, Hamilton's lifestyle includes supercars and lavish items for his own personal art collection.

PRINCE'S GUITAR

Hamilton in 2011 spent £61k at auction to purchase the late singer-songwriter's coveted gold Fender Stratocaster (above)

HIS BOMBARDIER JET

Hamilton spent in the region of £20m for his new red jet in 2013. However, Hamilton has came under particular scrutiny recently for his usage of the jet for private use, despite receiving a UK VAT refund of £3.3m, linked to its use as a commercial operation.

ANDY WARHOL 

Hamilton is a huge fan of Andy Warhol and is looking to grow his art collection. This image is of the Mercedes Benz 300 SL Coupe; the world champion showcased a version hanging from a gold chain in the pitlane in 2014.

GRENADA

Hamilton has a vested interest in a hotel development on the island of Grenada. The full complex is thought to be worth £25m and we set up by Hamilton's advisors as part of an investment strategy for the driver. 

SUPERCARS

No rich person's collection of assets can be complete without a fleet of supercars, and Hamilton is no different. He has a number of spectacular models in his collection, ranging from the blistering Pagani Zonda (pictured) to the £2m Mercedes he purchased for him and also his father!

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Comments (14)

  • Andy Hall
    Whatever he wants, his money end of the day I'd buy an Aston Martin, give some to a shark research charity Buy some new guitars Travel the world seeing bands I love Want to learn to scuba dive aswell
  • Brett Summers
    If I was massively overpaid for for being a wanker I would probably buy the same stuff.
  • Janis Hall
    He is a spoilt brat that could give money to good cause
  • Bev Newsome
    He's earned it good luck to him nothing to do with anyone else
  • Bobby Bass
    This fool can't play guitar. Stop.
  • Luis Madrigal
    Pay the taxes will be nice ......
  • Dave Freeman
    He's gonna be broke as soon as he's done racing
  • Bryan Roebuck
    And literally no one gives a shit.
  • Sally Sally Sal
    It’s his money ? Who cares
  • Ted Reimann
    I'd play the lottery!
  • Debz Jess Howlett
    Its his money
  • Haley Hunsucker
    No one cares.
  • Mike Sirochman
    His money

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