Lionel Andrés Messi is a name that needs no introduction. The Argentinian professional footballer started his career at the age of 13 and began playing for FC Barcelona’s under-14 team. He is still active in professional football and amassed a net worth of $600 million through match fees and numerous endorsements. With so much wealth it is no surprise he has an enviable car collection. So today let’s have a look at Lionel Messi’s car collection worth over $45 million.

Lionel Messi one of the richest and most paid professional athletes has a car collection of utmost 15 cars worth million dollars. Right from owning several Audi cars gifted by the brand to him or winning in matches to his daily-driver Land Rover Messi has a long list of cars sitting in his garage. That said, the G.O.A.T’s car collection is easily dominated by Italian brands although it’s a surprise he owns not a single Lamborghini. But that’s just one of them, so read along through the below list and be surprised by Messi’s car collection.

10. Land Rover Range Rover Sport SVR

Lionel Messi has a soft corner for brand Land Rover so there is no wonder the first car we have here is the Range Rover Sport SVR. His white SUV is worth $117,800 and has been spotted several times with him behind the wheels. The SUV features a sumptuous and luxurious interior upholstered in leather. Thus it is not only comfortable on road but the Land Rover’s pedigree allows it to easily tackle off-road.

Land Rover Range Rover Sport SVR

Specs

Price

$117,800

Engine

5.0-liter supercharged V8

Horsepower

575 hp

Torque

516 lb-ft

Transmission

8-speed automatic

0-60 MPH

4.3 sec

Top Speed

176 MPH

Lionel Messi’s Land Rover Range Rover Sport SVR is powered by a supercharged, 5.0-liter V8 engine. The Range Rover Sport SVR’s supercharged V8 makes 575 hp and 516 lb-ft of torque and is mated to an 8-speed automatic transmission. As per Land Rover’s performance estimates, the Range Rover Sport SVR can accelerate from 0-60 MPH in 4.3 seconds and can reach a top speed of 176 MPH.

9. Mercedes-AMG GLE 63 S Coupe

Lionel Messi does love his Land Rover but he also loves going fast be it a sedan or SUV. So the next car in his collection is the Mercedes-AMG GLE 63 S coupe. It is worth $118,900 and packs in an AMG-sourced V8 engine. Thus it has both the creed of a performance SUV and the snob-value of Mercedes-Benz.

Mercedes-AMG GLE 63 S Coupe

Specs

Price

$118,900

Engine

4.0-liter Bi-Turbocharged V8

Horsepower

603 hp

Torque

627 lb-ft

Transmission

9-speed automatic

0-60 MPH

3.7 sec

Top Speed

174 MPH

The Mercedes-AMG GLE 63 S coupe owned by Lionel Messi comes with a bi-turbocharged, 4.0-liter V8 engine. The AMG GLE 63 S coupe’s bi-turbo V8 makes 603 hp and 627 lb-ft of torque and is mated to a 9-speed automatic transmission. As per Mercedes-AMG’s performance estimates, the GLE 63 S coupe can accelerate from 0-60 MPH in 3.7 seconds and can reach a top speed of 174 MPH.

8. Ferrari F430 Spider

The next car owned by Lionel Messi is the Ferrari F430 Spider worth $131,811. The Ferrari is his go-to car when he is looking for a Sunday morning ride with his wife. The F430’s roof takes just 20 seconds to fold and the V8 symphony makes it a joy to drive this Ferrari. That said, there were only 15,000 units ever made and the ones with a manual are very rare.

Ferrari F430 Spider

Specs

Price

$131,811

Engine

4.3-liter V8

Horsepower

483 hp

Torque

343 lb-ft

Transmission

6-speed single-clutch automatic

0-60 MPH

3.9 sec

Top Speed

193 MPH

Lionel Messi’s Ferrari F430 Spyder is powered by a naturally aspirated, 4.3-liter V8 engine. The F430 Spyder’s V8 makes 483 hp and 343 lb-ft of torque and is mated to a 6-speed single-clutch automatic transmission. As per Ferrari’s performance estimates, the F430 Spyder can accelerate from 0-60 MPH in 3.9 seconds and can reach a top speed of 193 MPH.

7. Audi R8 Spyder V10

One would find several Audi cars in Lionel Messi’s garage as most of these cars were either won by him or came to him through brand endorsement. The first Audi on our list is the R8 Spyder with a V10 engine worth $160,900. The R8 Spyder is a supercar from the German brand which packs a scintillating performance under an understated look. 

Audi R8 Spyder V10

Specs

Price

$160,900

Engine

5.2-liter V10

Horsepower

620 hp

Torque

427 lb-ft

Transmission

7-speed dual-clutch automatic

0-62 MPH

3.2 sec

Top Speed

204 MPH

The Audi R8 Spyder owned by Lionel Messi comes with a naturally aspirated, 5.2-liter V10 engine. The R8 Spyder’s V10 makes 620 hp and 427 lb-ft of torque and is mated to a 7-speed dual-clutch automatic transmission. As per Audi’s performance estimates, the R8 Spyder can accelerate from 0-62 MPH in 3.2 seconds and can reach a top speed of 204 MPH.

6. Land Rover Range Rover Vogue

The Land Rover Range Rover Vogue never made it to the U.S. market when it was launched in 2012 as a 2013 model year. The brand’s flagship SUV received a lot of updates as it got an all-aluminum chassis and a new exterior design along with subtle interior updates. Sure that would be a reason good enough for Lionel Messi to add another Range Rover to his garage worth $164,000.

Land Rover Range Rover Vogue

Specs

Price

$164,000

Engine

3.0-liter turbodiesel V6

Horsepower

254 hp

Torque

442 lb-ft

Transmission

8-speed automatic

0-62 MPH

7.9 sec

Top Speed

130 MPH

Lionel Messi’s Land Rover Range Rover Vogue is powered by a 3.0-liter turbocharged diesel V6 engine. The Range Rover Vogue’s turbodiesel V6 makes 254 hp and 442 lb-ft of torque and is mated to an 8-speed automatic transmission. As per Land Rover’s performance estimates, the Range Rover Vogue can accelerate from 0-60 MPH in 7.9 seconds and can reach a top speed of 130 MPH.


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5. Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG

When Mercedes-Benz decided to create a modern persona of the legendary SLS Gullwing it came with the Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG. The car blends the modern and contemporary in the sense latest technology and features are lifted from Mercedes-Benz cars and the design inspiration is taken from the SLS Gullwing itself. It’s reported Messi was so impressed with the looks of the car that he decided to pick one for himself worth $200,000.

Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG

Specs

Price

$200,000

Engine

6.2-liter V8

Horsepower

583 hp

Torque

479 lb-ft

Transmission

7-speed dual-clutch automatic

0-60 MPH

3.7 sec

Top Speed

196 MPH

The Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG owned by Lionel Messi comes with a naturally aspirated, 6.2-liter V8 engine. The SLS AMG’s V8 makes 583 hp and 479 lb-ft of torque and is mated to a 7-speed dual-clutch automatic transmission. As per Mercedes-Benz’s performance estimates, the SLS AMG can accelerate from 0-60 MPH in 3.7 seconds and can reach a top speed of 196 MPH.

4. Maserati GranTurismo MC Stradale

The Maserati GranTurismo MC Stradale is kind of a black sheep in Lionel Messi’s car collection. The reason is simple as for every other brand Messi has a couple of cars but the Maserati is the only exception. That said, despite having only one car from the trident brand he picked the best and most powerful model available at that time. His GranTurismo MC Stradale is estimated to cost him $204,000.

Maserati GranTurismo MC Stradale

Specs

Price

$204,000

Engine

4.7-liter V8

Horsepower

450 hp

Torque

376 lb-ft

Transmission

6-speed automatic

0-62 MPH

4.6 sec

Top Speed

187 MPH

Lionel Messi’s Maserati GranTurismo MC Stradale is powered by a naturally aspirated, 4.7-liter V8 engine. The GranTurismo MC Stradale’s V8 makes 450 hp and 376 lb-ft of torque and is mated to a 6-speed automatic transmission. As per Maserati’s performance estimates, the GranTurismo MC Stradale can accelerate from 0-62 MPH in 4.6 seconds and can reach a top speed of 187 MPH.

3. Land Rover Range Rover SVAutobiography

After the Range Rover Vogue Lionel Messi went on another shopping spree for an SUV and returned with another Range Rover. This time he got himself a black Range Rover SVAutobiography worth $215,200. The SUV offers an unmatched luxury experience and impressive off-road capability. Key highlights include a 10-inch touchscreen and a 29-speaker premium sound system.

Land Rover Range Rover SVAutobiography

Specs

Price

$215,200

Engine

5.0-liter supercharged V8

Horsepower

557 hp

Torque

516 lb-ft

Transmission

8-speed automatic

0-60 MPH

5.1 sec

Top Speed

140 MPH

The Land Rover Range Rover SVAutobiography owned by Lionel Messi comes with a supercharged, 5.0-liter V8 engine. The Range Rover SVAutobiography’s supercharged V8 makes 557 hp and 516 lb-ft of torque and is mated to an 8-speed automatic transmission. As per Land Rover’s performance estimates, the Range Rover SVAutobiography can accelerate from 0-60 MPH in 5.1 seconds and can reach a top speed of 140 MPH.

2. Pagani Zonda Tricolore

Lionel Messi has a liking for Italian cars and that’s how he came across the Pagani Zonda Tricolore after the Maserati. It is based on the brand’s famous Zonda roadster and is a limited edition model worth $6.7 million. The car is entirely built using expensive and lightweight materials like titanium, magnesium, and carbon fiber. That said, Messi since the Zonda Tricolore isn’t road legal Messi hasn’t been snapped or spotted driving it on the streets of Barcelona.

Pagani Zonda Tricolore

Specs

Price

$6,700,000

Engine

7.3-liter V12

Horsepower

661 hp

Torque

575 lb-ft

Transmission

6-speed single-clutch automatic

0-60 MPH

2.5 sec

Top Speed

217 MPH

Lionel Messi’s Pagani Zonda Tricolore is powered by a naturally aspirated, 7.3-liter V12 engine. The Zonda Tricolore’s V12 makes 661 hp and 575 lb-ft of torque and is mated to a 6-speed single-clutch automatic transmission. As per third-party performance estimates, the Zonda Tricolore can accelerate from 0-60 MPH in 2.5 seconds and can reach a top speed of 217 MPH.

1. Ferrari 335 S Spider Scaglietti

Of all the cars Lionel Messi owns the red Ferrari 335 S Spider Scaglietti valued $36 million or €32 million. The Ferrari is also the most expensive car in his collection and as per reports, Messi had to outbid Cristiano Ronaldo to become the owner of this Italian masterpiece. Another cool fact about the car is that it was driven by the legendary Stirling Moss in the Cuban Grand Prix in 1958.

Ferrari 335 S Spider Scaglietti

Specs

Price

$36,000,000

Engine

3.8-liter V12

Horsepower

390 hp

Torque

N/A

Transmission

N/A

0-60 MPH

N/A

Top Speed

186 MPH

The Ferrari 335 S Spider Scaglietti owned by Lionel Messi comes with a naturally aspirated, 3.8-liter V12 engine. The 335 S Spider Scaglietti’s V12 makes 390 hp. As per Ferrari’s performance estimates, the 335 S Spider Scaglietti can reach a top speed of 186 MPH.


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