Cristiano Ronaldo has continued his celebrations after Portugal’s Euro 2016 triumph in style by spending 2.5 million euros on a new Bugatti.
The 31-year-old showed off his new purchase on social media and, despite not being able to enjoy it just yet, Ronaldo shared his happiness for having receive his new toy. “The animal has come,” he said.
Very few units of the Bugatti in question have been produced and were only available upon request, so it’s likely Ronaldo had been waiting weeks to receive the car.
The cost of the vehicle goes far beyond the sale price. Some specialised websites did the breakdown of what the final cost to the Real Madrid star will be:
Car Price (without tax): 1,600,000 million
VAT (35.75%), 700,000 euros
Vehicle Registration Tax in Madrid: 230,000 euros
Set of tires: 27,000 euros
Tire change **: 60,000 euros
Changing tires ***: 108,000 euros
Annual review: 27,000 euros
Oil Change: 18,000 euros
*The normal VAT tax amount added for a luxury car with higher CO2 emissions
** Tires can only be removed from the rims in France
*** Three sets of tires are recommended