Boxing and motors are two worlds that go hand in hand. Some of the great stars of the ring stood out for having enviable car collections. Find o
Boxing and motors are two worlds that go hand in hand. Some of the great stars of the ring stood out for having enviable car collections. Find out which are the 10 most treasured cars of legendary boxers below.
June 04, 2022 8:02 p.m.
Over the years, in boxing we have seen outstanding figures emerge who have stolen our hearts. Really fearful men, who have been able to show their incredible skills and sporting feats in the ring. With others we have witnessed events that transcended and echoed in history, from victories to Tyson’s unforgettable ear bite towards Holyfield.
One thing these celebrities share, aside from their talent, was their enviable fortune. Multimillionaire figures, with which they have been given the pleasure of having spectacular garages. Exclusive cars, typical of a high-end collection. Not to mention, the terrible mansions they lived in and many of them still inhabit. However, all eyes have been stolen by these fabulous models, which are a true reflection of the great love of these boxers for engines.
We show you the 10 most treasured cars of legendary boxers below:
1. Muhammad Ali: Mercedes-Benz 220S
Mercedes-Benz 220S Mercedes-Benz 220S.
From the hand of one of the greatest references in boxing, this car leads the top and is one of the most extravagant and spectacular vehicles in history. No one ever dared as much as Ali himself. This car is considered a piece of history, a work in itself with its beautiful customization. It had 270 precious stones and inside it had 23-karat gold. A work of art!
2. Sugar Ray Robinson: 1950 Cadillac ElDorado
Sugar Ray Robinson in his pink Cadillac.
The first pink Cadillac came from boxing champion Sugar Ray Robinson. The popular car that was also used by well-known personalities such as Elvis, Bruce Springsteen, Aretha Franklin, and of course Mary Kay Cosmetics. However, Robinson had the luxury of being the first to set the trend with this particular design. A car that kept him in great esteem and was his faithful companion every night at his Harlem club “Sugar Ray’s”.
3. Floyd Mayweather: Koenigsewgg CCXR Trevita
Floyd Mayweather with his Koenigsewgg CCXR Trevita.
The boxer is a motor fanatic and he misses no opportunity to show off his huge car collection. However, this car has the peculiarity of having so only 2 copies, and how could it be otherwise, one of these is in the garage of the American. this vehicle It has a value of around 1.4 million dollars.
4.Manny Pacquiao: Ferrari 458 Italia
Manny Pacquiao with his Ferrari.
The former boxer, in addition to spending part of his time in politics, gives himself the pleasure of driving this powerful machine. A vehicle that has a value of around 245 thousand dollars, in its cheapest versions. However, with his immense fortune it is no problem for his wallet. In addition, he does not miss an opportunity to lead him by marking all his style in slippers.
5. Mike Tyson: Hummer H1
Mike Tyson with his Hummer H1.
Kid Dynamite could not be less in this ranking, since He gave himself the pleasure of being behind the wheel of one of the most popular SUVs in history. A huge truck inspired by military use, with an extremely imposing design. This car was one of the most impressive of his extravagant high-end collection.
6. Evander Holyfield: Hummer H2
Evander Holyfield with his Hummer H2.
Another who was not far behind was Evander, who showed off with his huge truck. Coincidence or not, he chose a more modern design than Mike but following the same range. An off-roader capable of facing any destination and with a truly impressive presence. A car that clearly anyone could have, but that these two legends have painted.
7. Julio Cesar Chavez: Lamborghini Aventador
Julio César Chávez with his Lamborghini Aventador.
The former Mexican boxer adds his love for engines to his great passions. Among the cars in his collection, this powerful design by the Italian brand stands out. A model that exceeds half a million dollars, but has been chosen by many celebrities, including Óscar de la Hoya himself.
8. Carlos Monzon: Renault 19
Renault Fuego by Carlos Monzón.
Also known by the name of Renault Fuego, it was one of the emblematic cars and with a tragic end for the Argentine boxer. This car was extremely popular at that time, and although it is not one of the most luxurious and extravagant cars, we could not fail to mention it, since holds a special meaning for all boxing fans for this significant loss.
9. Roberto Duran: Excalibur Series IV
Excalibur Series IV by Roberto Duran.
“Mano de piedra” Durán conquered us with his exclusive classic. A car that is a true work of art and is worthy of a collection display case. This vehicle was in the style of the Mercedes-Benz SSK. Nevertheless, the elegance and luxury of this car has no comparison. A beautiful specimen that the boxer had the luxury of having in his garage.
10. Oscar de la Hoya: Mercedes-Benz G-Wagon
Oscar de la Hoya’s Mercedes Benz.
Although his Lamborghini is the most characteristic car of the Golden Boy for its customization, this off-roader stole all eyes. A luxurious truck that adds to his garage, and gives us the guideline that the German brand is another favorite of celebrities along with its exclusive models. Its value is around 275 thousand dollars, in its cheapest versions.