George Russell has constructed a luxury lifestyle since turning into one of many hottest properties in Formula One. The former Williams star has been one of many tales of the season in 2022 after a surprising debut yr at Mercedes.
Russell secured the crew’s solely victory of the season after a commanding drive on the Brazilian Grand Prix. He was additionally seen after beating seven-time champion Lewis Hamilton within the Drivers’ Championship in solely his first yr on the Silver Arrows.
Only two different drivers have overwhelmed Hamilton over a calendar with Jenson Button and Nico Rosberg each now world champions. According to Spanish outlet MARCA, Russell has a net price of £13.2million ($16m).
This is an enormous improve on his reported £829,000 ($1m) valuation this time final yr.
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The Mercedes star additionally owns the keys to a Selenite Grey Mercedes AMG GT S Coupe able to over 190 mph. Since becoming a member of Mercedes, Russell has additionally been noticed sporting watches by Silver Arrow companion IWC Schaffhausen.
One timepiece in his assortment is believed to be valued at an eye-watering £10,300 ($12,600). Russell might quickly be price much more primarily based off team-mates Hamilton’s worth.
The Mercedes champion has an estimated net price of £233m ($285m) as a result of his unimaginable £32m ($40m) wage. However, Russell’s household wasn’t all the time capable of afford a profitable lifestyle with dad Steve serving to him early on in his profession.
Steve offered his profitable enterprise to liberate cash for racing earlier than additional funding helped him attain the highest. Russell defined: “There had been sp much sacrifice for my father, for my father. My father would work every day 7.30 til 7.30.
“As a child, you don’t really comprehend what’s going on here. Why is dad not home for dinner tonight and tomorrow night and the day after? “He’s working his socks off to be able to put food on the table and make a living to go go kart racing.”