Check Out Legendary Tennis Champion Roger Federer's Car Collection

By Simon Boseman

Published July 22, 2024

Check Out Legendary Tennis Champion Roger Federer's Car Collection

Table of Contents

  • 2018 Mercedes-Benz CLS 450 4MATIC Coupe:
  • 2016 Mercedes-AMG GLE 63S Coupe:
  • 2021 Mercedes-Benz S-Class:
  • 2014 Land Rover Range Rover Sport SVR:
  • 2009 Mercedes-Benz CLK63 AMG Black Series:
  • 2019 Mercedes-AMG G63:

Roger Federer needs no introduction, and he is the current No. 1 tennis player in the world as per the Association of Tennis Professionals. In terms of total Grand Slam wins, he is just behind (22) and (22). At the age of 40, Roger Federer's net worth is estimated to be around $550 million as of 2024.

Roger Federer also served as a celebrity co-chair in the Met Gala 2023 event alongside, Michaela Coel, and Anna Wintour. Let's go through Roger Federer's car collection and some interesting FAQs.
 


8. 2018 Mercedes-Benz CLS 450 4MATIC Coupe:

The 2018 Mercedes-Benz CLS 450 4MATIC Coupe was awarded to him after he won the 40th MercedesCup in 2018 at the Stuttgart tennis tournament in Stuttgart TC Weissenhof tennis grounds.

This specific trim was not on sale in the United States, but it had an equivalent price of $79,000. The car featured a white exterior. The year 2018 also saw the debut of the third generation of the CLS-Class.

2018 Mercedes-Benz CLS 450 4MATIC CoupeSpecs
Price$79,000
EngineTurbocharged 3.0-Liter I-6+ 48 V electric motor
Horsepower362 hp
Torque369 lb-ft
Transmission9-speed automatic
Exterior ColorWhite

The 450 model had a 0-62 mph acceleration time of 4.8 seconds. The CLS 450’s electric motor was paired with a Lithium-ion battery and had a power output of 22 hp with a torque output of 184 lb-ft. This added performance was available via the EQ Boost option that could be used for short periods.


7. 2016 Mercedes-AMG GLE 63S Coupe:

Roger Federer was featured alongside the 2016 Mercedes-AMG GLE 63S Coupe in a promotional video. The video started with the “When you’ve been at the top of the game for so long, how do you stay there?” caption.

The video showed Federer ‘found’ the answer in the GLE 63S SUV for this question. The GLE 63S was priced at $109,300 in 2016. In addition to that, the car owned by him is enveloped in white.

2016 Mercedes-AMG GLE 63S CoupeSpecs
Price$109,300
EngineTwin-turbocharged 5.5-Liter V8
Horsepower577 hp
Torque561 lb-ft
Transmission7-speed automatic
Exterior ColorWhite

The GLE 63S was an all-new model for 2016, but it shared most of its components with the M-Class model. The SUV was praised for its high-quality interior, lots of standard safety features, technological equipment, and engaging performance. In terms of performance, the GLE 63S coupe had a 0-60 mph time of 4.1 seconds and offered an electronically limited top speed of 174 mph.


6. 2021 Mercedes-Benz S-Class:

In 2021, Mercedes-Benz partnered with Roger Federer for an advertisement for the new 2021 Mercedes-Benz S-Class. The advertisement gave a small glimpse into the champion’s daily routine, and how the tennis player finds relief in his own 2021 Mercedes-Benz S-Class. The model owned by him is mostly the S580, which comes for $116,300. The advertisement showed a black S-Class in action.

2021 Mercedes-Benz S580Specs
Price$116,300
EngineTwin-turbocharged 4.0-Liter V8
Horsepower496 hp
Torque516 lb-ft
Transmission9-speed automatic
Exterior ColorN/A

The 2021 Mercedes-Benz S580 introduced a completely new generation of the S-Class. The car featured a new exterior and interior, with upgraded standard features and equipment, while adding more space on the inside. Despite being a premium car, the S580 sprints from 0-60 mph in 4.4 seconds, and records an electronically limited top speed of 130 mph.


5. 2014 Land Rover Range Rover Sport SVR:

Federer also owns a second-generation Land Rover Range Rover Sport SVR model, which was in production from 2014–2022. Recently, the company introduced the third generation of the model.

Not much information is available about his car, including its exterior color. However, the 2022 model comes with an MSRP of $117,000 for the SVR trim that we’re writing about in this article.

2014 Land Rover Range Rover Sport SVRSpecs
Price$117,000
EngineSupercharged 5.0-Liter V8
Horsepower510 hp
Torque461 lb-ft
Transmission8-speed automatic
Exterior ColorBlack

In 2022, Land Rover improved charging and phone connectivity. The SVR trim is based on the Autobiography configuration, but it's tuned for more sporty performance.

As a result, it features sports seats up front, a sports steering wheel, better brakes, a sport-tuned air suspension, and a more powerful engine as well.


3. 2009 Mercedes-Benz CLK63 AMG Black Series:

The 2009 Mercedes-Benz CLK63 AMG Black Series, when new, had a price of $135,000. The car was delivered to him in July 2009 after he won his first French Open Championship.

The car was a part of his collection until February 2010, during which he covered 2,547.6 miles. The car was later auctioned by Bonhams for a price of $220,915. The car was registered in Switzerland. His car features the chassis number WDB2093771F241049.

2009 Mercedes-Benz CLK63 AMG Black SeriesSpecs
Price$135,000 (sold at auction, for $220,915)
Engine6.3-Liter V8
Horsepower500 hp
Torque465 lb-ft
Transmission7-speed dual-clutch automatic
Exterior ColorSilver

Only 500 units of the CLK63 AMG Black Series were made. The car’s top speed was limited to 186 mph, and it sprinted from 0 to 62 mph in 3.9 seconds. It also recorded a lap time of 7 minutes, and 52 seconds around the Nurburgring. The car featured a limited-slip differential, bucket seats, 19-inch alloy wheels, manually adjustable suspension, a carbon fiber spoiler and diffuser, and widened wheel arches.


2. 2019 Mercedes-AMG G63:

Roger Federer's Mercedes-AMG G63 car which usually comes with an MSRP of $147,500 was a special SUV made by Mercedes-Benz. The SUV was presented to him after he won his 20th Grand Slam singles title and also grabbed the number one spot in men’s singles tennis.

The car’s side rear section featured his image, whereas the door had the lettering “No.1” on it. The ‘O’ also featured the Tristar logo of the German brand.

2019 Mercedes-AMG G63Specs
Price$147,500
EngineTwin-turbocharged 4.0-Liter V8
Horsepower577 hp
Torque627 lb-ft
Transmission9-speed automatic
Exterior ColorCustom paint

The door and the windshield got the hashtag "#strongerthantime". The G63 AMG SUV for 2019 got a complete redesign with a more spacious interior. The year 2019 also kicked off the second generation of the G-Class SUV.This new SUV features a body-on-frame design and has a curb weight of 5,842 lbs. This performance SUV had a 0–60 MPH time of 4.4 seconds and an electronically limited top speed of 137 MPH.

1. 2012 Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG Roadster:

The most expensive car in Federer’s collection is the 2012 Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG Roadster. This car comes for $198,675, and the tennis player was lucky to test drive the car before it went on sale.

He was also a part of the ad campaign that Mercedes-Benz ran for the SLS AMG Roadster. As he drove the car, the player had nothing but praise for its performance and driving dynamics.

2012 Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG RoadsterSpecs
Price$198,675
Engine6.3-Liter V8
Horsepower563 hp
Torque479 lb-ft
Transmission7-speed dual-clutch automatic
Exterior ColorWhite

The SLS in the name stands for "Super Leicht Sport", or super light sport. The Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG Roadster was new for 2012, and it got conventional doors instead of the gullwing doors seen on the coupe model. This setup gives the car a 0–60 mph time of under 4 seconds, and the top speed is limited to 197 mph.


Special Mentions

1. Mercedes-Benz EQS 

Roger Federer EQS

The 2021 Mercedes-Benz EQS laid the groundwork for upcoming EVs from the brand. Roger Federer, being the brand ambassador, gets to ride the latest Mercedes-Benz cars as soon as they are revealed. As a result, he got the opportunity to drive the Mercedes-Benz EQS sedan in Switzerland on joint action day.

Roger Federer was visibly delighted after his driving experience and stated, "I am blown away. The long-range is ideal for me as a tennis pro. And I love the hyperscreen. The high interactivity makes you feel connected to the car—you get a whole different sense of closeness. For me, the EQS represents a new generation of vehicles."

The Mercedes-Benz EQS is assumed to be the latest addition to Federer's car collection. The 2023 Mercedes-Benz EQS price starts at $104,400 for the EQS450+. Being the base model, it features a single rear-mounted electric motor with 329 hp and 406 pound-feet of torque. The 0–60 mph time of 5.4 seconds and a top speed of 130 mph are impressive.


2. Mercedes-AMG GT63 E-Performance Hybrid

This is another beauty that was dedicated to the tennis maestro. The Mercedes AMG GT63 was cladded in a unique shade of neon-yellow, which is inspired by that of a tennis ball. This color is not a part of Mercedes' standard Designo customization program. It also features Roger's famous "RF" logo.

Mercedes-AMG GT63Specs
Price$180,000
Engine4.0-Liter Twin-Turbocharged V8
Horsepower831 hp
Torque1082 lb-ft
Transmission9-speed automatic
Exterior ColorNeon-Green

This vehicle was created to celebrate Federer's retirement and his 14-year partnership with Mercedes. However, it was later auctioned for charity, where it fetched $224k. This entire amount was donated to public tennis facilities in London.


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FAQs

What kind of car does Roger Federer drive?

Roger Federer, being the brand ambassador of Mercedes-Benz, owns and drives multiple Mercedes-Benz cars. However, he even owns a Range Rover SUV. Mercedes-Benz also paid tribute to Roger Federer's journey by painting a GT63 S E-Performance Hybrid in tennis-ball yellow and putting the "RF" logo on it.

Does Roger Federer have a private jet?

Yes. Roger Federer's private jet is sponsored by the famous aviation company, Netjets.

Is Roger Federer a billionaire?

Roger Federer is one of the most sought-after names in the world of brand endorsements. He is also the only tennis player to reach billionaire status in tennis history, courtesy of his successful career and multiple brand endorsement deals.

How much does Rolex pay Federer?

Roger Federer signed a 10-year deal with Rolex in 2006. After a decade, it was renewed, and it is estimated to pay $8 million a year to Roger Federer.

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