- From the McLaren GT to a Mercedes-Benz G-Wagon, South African celebrities love their rides and showing them off on social media
- Cassper Nyovest's fleet of incredible toys includes a Ferrari 458, McLaren GT, Bentley Continental GT, and a Mansory Rolls-Royce
- South African celebrities seem to have a love for German carmaker Mercedes-Benz with Prince Kaybee, Bonang Matheba and Somizi opting for the three-pointed star badged cars
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South African celebrities love their cars and recently at the Kyalami 9 Hour race in Johannesburg we saw how much one of them loves motorsport. Prince Kaybee showed off his sim racing skills by competing in the virtual Kyalami 9 Hour endurance race and also attended the event. The 32-year-old singer is known for his love for Mercedes-Benz cars and has several in his collection, including an AMG GT.
Another lover of German cars is NaakMusiq, the popular actor and musician has a couple of BMWs including an M5 and M6. He also showed off a G20 3 Series on his Instagram page.
We've made a list of celebrities who love their cars and don't mind flashing them on social media. It's not a secret Cassper Nyovest loves dropping money on some serious metal. The rapper has a fleet of cars most people would be jealous of and includes a Ferrari 458, McLaren GT, Mercedes-Benz GLE and a Mansory Rolls-Royce Ghost.
Prince Kaybee - Mercedes-Benz AMG GT. This two-door sports car is powered by a turbocharged V8 engine and provides the driver with rear-wheel drive thrills. The estimated price for this model is around R3 million.
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Bonang Matheba - Mercedes-Benz G-Class. Arguably one of the toughest and most desirable SUVs in the world, this AMG version is powered by a 4,0-litre turbocharged engine with 430kW and 850 N.m. The G-Class Bonang owns is around R3,3 million.
Cassper Nyovest - McLaren GT. The popular rapper famously announced on social media that he was the first person to own a McLaren GT in the country. The distributors, Daytona Group, confirmed it and Nyovest's haters were quickly silenced. The GT has zero to 100km/h sprint time of 3,2 seconds and the price is only available when you apply to purchase the supercar.
Somizi - Mercedes-Benz G-Class. Entertainer Somizi is another local celebrity that owns a Mercedes-Benz. His G-Class is the same as Bonang's and prices start from R2,8 million.
NaakMusiq - BMW M5, M6 and 3-Series. Many car lovers will look enviously at NaakMusiq's collection of BMWs, as they are some of the best high-performance cars on the market. The actor and musician's garage has two M cars: M5 and M6. The M5 costs around R2,3 million while the M6 is no longer on sale in South Africa. NaakMusiq's third BMW, a 3 Series costs R774 816.
Alfa Romeo Tonale: This is the Italian carmaker’s mid-size SUV, 1st car to come with its own NFT
Briefly News reported that Italian carmaker is the first car to go on sale equipped with an NFT (non-fungible token) digital certificate, the NFT stores all the car's build specifications.
Based on blockchain technology and uniquely linked, Alfa says the Tonale NFT certifies the car upon purchase, then evolves to represent its use during the car’s life cycle.
A plug-in hybrid 205kW version with all-wheel drive will headline the Tonale range, Alfa says an electric range of 80 kilometres is available.
Source: Briefly News