Meet Sultan Hassanal Bolkiah With 604 Rolls-Royce And 6,396 Other Expensive Cars In His Garage
Meet Sultan Hassanal Bolkiah With 604 Rolls-Royce And 6,396 Other Expensive Cars In His Garage: The 29th and current Sultan and Yang di-Pertuan of Brunei and the Prime Minister of Brunei, Hassanal Bolkiah, reportedly has 604 Rolls-Royce and holds the Guinness World record for the person with the largest purchase of the vehicle.
Brunei is the sovereign state located on the North Coast Of the island of Borneo in the Outhouse East Asia. Apart from Royalty, he is a lover of real beautiful exotic automobile with a collection of Seven Thousand Cars in his garage.
Aside the Rolls-Royce, Hassanal Bolkiah, reportedly has other 6,396 other cars in his garage as his total cars are 7,000 with 604 Royce-Rolls, 574 Mercedes-Benz, 452 Ferrari, 209 BMW, 179 Jaguar, 134 Coenigsegg, 21 Lamborghini, 11 Aston Martin, and 1 SSC, and all his cars are bulletproof and feature state-of-the-art technology.
He has five Sons and Seven daughters. He also built a 1,788-room palace, which was designed by Architect Leandro Locsin and held a record. Not only that, but he reportedly spent $20,000 to get a single hair cut among his many other lifestyles.
Hassanal Bolkiah, who was born on July 15, 1946, succeeded his father, Sultan Omar Ali Saifuddien, who had 10 children from several wives as his father abdicated the throne in 1967 and made him the king while he was at UK’s Royal Military Academy in Sandhurst.
Bolkiah ascended the throne a year after when he got done with the academy. The man was also known as a playboy as he had so many extra-marital affairs.
His big residential palace covers a wide area of 2.2 million square feet. Its designer was the popular Architect Leandro Locsin, making World Guinness Records as the largest residential palace.
Mercedes-Benz brand made specially custom-made cars for him. This means there is only one of the kind in the whole world, and it belongs to the Sultan. The Sultan also has a gold-plated Mercedes-Benz car in his collection.
Another thing worthy of note was that the Sultan’s family reportedly bought half of the world’s Rolls-Royce, making him hold the Guinness World record for having the largest collection.
With 450 Ferrari, the Sultan is one of the top collectors of Ferrari in the world. His love for the super luxurious cars is so great that he ordered his servant to keep a Rolls-Royce in front of his palace with the Engine running 24/7 just in case he needs to go out in a hurry.
Hassanal Bolkiah, who goes by the full name Haji Hassanal Bolkiah Mu’izzaddin Waddaulah, total worth of his cars is said to be around $5 billion, he once reportedly valued at $40 billion, however, according to Wikipedia, his Net Worth was $20 billion in 2019.