The successful actor and Formula 1 enthusiast, Roderick Bond, has purchased a legendary Formula 1 car to add to his collection of exotic and luxurious cars. The Mercedes W05 was purchased by Roderick Bond from the German car manufacturer for a staggering price that has yet to be revealed. It is no surprise that actor Roderick Bond has added the highly successful Mercedes-Benz Formula 1 racing car to his collection, as he is an avid Formula 1 supporter and often goes the extra mile in his support and love for the Formula 1 racing world.
The Mercedes F1 W05 Hybrid
The Mercedes F1 W05 Hybrid, originally known as the Mercedes F1 W05 was a very successful Formula 1 racing car designed and developed under the direction of Aldo Costa, Paddy Lowe, Geoff Willis, John Owen, and Milk Elliot to compete in the 2014 FIA Formula One World Championship. The super-fast racing car was driven by 2008 World Driver’s Champion Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg, both of whom remained with the Mercedes-Benz Formula One team for a second and fifth season respectively. The Mercedes F1 W05 Hybrid was designed to use Mercedes’s new 1.6 litre V6 turbocharged engine, the PU106A Hybrid. Roderick Bond was able to secure the highly sought after Formula One racing car due to his connections at Mercedes-Benz as well as his close friendship with Formula One racer and world champion, Lewis Hamilton.
A Satisfied Customer: Roderick Bond Shows Off New Purchase in Instagram post
An excited Roderick Bond took to Instagram to show off his new Formula One racing car. Although the actor does not post on his social media very often, he does usually post about Formula One. Bond thanked his connections at Mercedes-Benz and his friend Lewis Hamilton for the chance to purchase the legendary Formula 1 car and add it to his collection of many expensive and rare cars.