Saturday, January 22, 2011

7,000 cars worth over $5 billion in his garages

Everyone is familiar with the Sultan of Brunei and his love for cars. Sultan of Brunei, is the man known to own a collection of 7,000 high performance cars valued at over "$5 billion". If he drives just one car daily, it will take him 20 years to drive each and every one of them; lucky for him no need to pay road tax. Sultan of Brunei houses his fleet of 7,000 cars in most unique parking space.

According to the Daily Mirror, as of June 30th 2010, he owns:
604 Rolls Royces, 574 Mercedes-Benzes, 452 Ferraris, 382 Bentleys, 209 BMWs, 179 Jaguars, 134 Koenigseggs, 21 Lamborghinis, 11 Aston Martins, and 1 SSC.

Wondering just where his fleets of cars reside?
Well, the Sultan parks his collection in five 5 aircraft hangars near The Empire Hotel.

Step inside and you are sure to be lost among the herd of cars that are arranged according to types/ brands. Specialist teams from the various manufacturers maintain the various machines. This enormous garage is enough to put to shame some of the world’s most expensive garages.

This building is sure to become a shrine for every car enthusiast.