Lewis Hamilton risk facing the wrath of Mercedes and may be receiving a phone call from disgruntled Mercedes chiefs soon, after images of his personalised Ferrari car made their way online.
The four-times Formula one champion blazed to glory once again this season, after lifting the title in Mexico to accolade himself as one of the greatest driver on the planet earth.
In an action packed season Hamilton battled fiercely with his arch rival – Ferrari’s Sebastian Vettel – beating the Italian sports car manufacturer to the top spot this summer.
However the formula one star, has shown his soft spot for the fabulous super-car producers, after pictures of his pristine model appeared on instagram.
Well-known Canadian actor and comedian Andrew B. Bachelor, better nicknamed as Kingbach, took to his social media handle to post photo of Hamilton’s ride.
The two pals have been seen pictured together on different occasions before, most pictured recently at October’s Formula one race in Austin, Texas.
‘Kingbach’ posted two photos of Hamilton’s car via his social media page tagging a story and also, adding laughing face emojis while highlighting the fact the world champion had personalised a rival brand’s car.
The LaFerrari model is one of the most prestigious cars in the Ferrari collection and limited to a very small number of models.
As a result the vehicle hit the retail market at prices in excess of £1million, with many elite clientele missing out on the chance to own the car.
Top speed – 220mph+
0-62mph – 2.9s
Power – 950bhp
Engine – 6262cc, V12
Price – £1million+
Rarity – 499 models worldwide.
Upon production of the car Ferrari announced only 499 LaFerrari will be th only model to ever exist.
Fellow car owners of the rare sporty car includes Floyd Mayweather and pop superstar Justin Bieber.