Ronaldo flexes with rare R167m Bugatti

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Cristiano Ronaldo is on the cusp of becoming the first active footballer to reach billionaire status and in his latest flex of fortune the Juventus superstar acquired one of ten Bugatti Centodieci's valued at a staggering $9-million (R167-m).

Ronaldo has developed a world-class CR7 brand over the past two decades in football and as one of the richest sports stars in history, he often spoils himself with expensive supercars.

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A notable fan of the Bugatti in years gone by, it's been revealed by Car Buzz that the five-time Ballon d'Or winner has now purchased the Centodieci, which was unveiled at Pebble Beach in 2019 for the company's 110th year anniversary.

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As one of only 10 Centodieci's ever made, the car is moulded on the inspiration of the EB110 from the early 1990s.

With 8.0-liter W16 quad-turbo engine, the Italian sports car boasts more horsepower than the record-breaking Chiron Super Sport 300+.

According to the Bugatti website, Ronaldo's latest ride is able to reach 100km in just 2.4 seconds, to reach a speed of 300km, would take a mere 13.1 seconds, while it's top speed clocks out at 380km.

Sleek new modern design

With the inspiration of the EB110, the Centodieci showcases a smaller horseshoe grille, wraparound windshield and unique three-section air intake.

This makes it's stand out from his already impressive collection of exotic cars, having bough the Chiron and the Veyron Grand Sport Vitesse in years gone by.

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