Lionel Messi’s Maserati GranTurismo MC Stradale up For Sale
Celebrity cars always bring with them an extra level of excitement, especially when the car in question belongs to one of the greatest soccer players of our generation. Team Barcelona superstar, Lionel Messi has put his custom Maserati GranTurismo MC Stradale up for sale. Originally born white, the Maserati currently displays a matte black exterior with red accents that brilliantly balances the perfectly-preserved black Alcantara interior. Those that are interested in grabbing this celebrity sportster should expect to be set back approximately $125,000.
The Maserati GranTurismo MC Stradale is equipped with a powerful and very reliable 4.7-liter V-8 engine that is capable of producing 460hp. The engine is mated to a MC Race Shift 6-speed robotized manual gearbox that produces shifts in 60 milliseconds. Those looking to reach top speed will be pleased to discover that the Maserati GranTurismo MC Stradale has a top end of 188 mph.
Often considered the best players in the world and rated by
many in the sport as the greatest of all time, Messi is the only football
player in history to win five FIFA Ballons d’Or, four of which he won
consecutively, and the first player to win three European Golden Shoes. With Barcelona
he has won eight La lIga titles and four UEFA Champion League titles, as well
as four Copas del Rey. Messi holds
records for most goals scored in a La Liga season (50), and most goals in a
football season (82), as well as most assists made in La Liga and the Copa
America. Messi has scored over 500 career
goals for his team and country.