BEN STOKES celebrated England’s collection victory over West Indies by choosing up the keys to a brand new £135,000 supercar.
The all-rounder World Cup and Ashes hero already has his-and-hers Vary Rovers with spouse Clare.
Plenty of photos of Stokes’ new automobile was uploaded by the vendor
The Mercedes AMG is available in blue with a cream leather-based inside
And this week Stokes took supply of a blue 195mph Mercedes AMG GT63 with cream leather-based inside.
Automobile provider to the celebrities Platinum Executive Group pictured the plush motor sat within the rain that just about scuppered England’s collection win at Previous Trafford, captioning the Instagram snap: “She’ll be with you tomorrow @stokesy congratulations in your new buy pal so as to add to your fleet.”
The dad-of-two is well-known for his ardour for motor racing.
At his £1.5million mansion within the north-east of England, the petrolhead cricketer has a video games room fitted out with an F1-style on-line gaming seat.
Stokes even took half in a System 1 Digital Grand Prix throughout the coronavirus shutdown – but came last.
He was certainly one of 20 drivers who competed in the second Virtual Grand Prix event, which came about at Melbourne’s Albert Park circuit rather than the postponed Vietnamese Grand Prix in April.
The 29-year-old made his debut for the Pink Bull workforce, becoming a member of present F1 star Alex Albon for the power drink outfit.
A disappointing qualifying session noticed Stokes positioned final on the grid, though penalties for Sky Sports activities presenters and ex-F1 drivers Johnny Herbert and Anthony Davidson promoted him to sixteenth as Lando Norris and Esteban Gutierrez had been each disconnected from the occasion.
Ben Stokes loved a run within the F1 Digital GP throughout lockdownCredit score: PA:Press Affiliation
He made a robust begin too, working as excessive as twelfth on the second lap as these round him failed to remain on the monitor.
However he put a wheel on the grass on the exit of the penultimate nook that despatched him spinning round and to the again of the sphere the place he would battle Herbert in an try and not end final – just for a second spin to value him dearly late on.
Stokes mentioned afterwards: “Effectively as a lot enjoyable as that was, I’m a bit gutted I got here final. It’s the sportsman in me I suppose.”