F1: Who are F1’s ten Billionaires?
F1, with its fantastic international TV lineup, draws big money into the sport from manufacturers, sponsors and media companies.
It also attracts wealthy owners and management personnel. Let’s review:
|Billionaire||Net Worth||F1 Role|
|Carlos Slim||$71 billion||Sponsors Sergio Perez and Mexican GP|
|Dietrich Mateschitz||$27.5 billion||Red Bull Sponsorship|
|Sir James Ratcliffe||$16.3 billion||Owns 1/3 of Mercedes F1 team|
|John Malone||$7.7 billion||His Liberty Media owns F1 commercial rights|
|Stephen Ross||$7 billion||Miami GP owner, also owns NFL team|
|Anthony Ressler||$5 billion||Part owner of McLaren F1 team|
|Bernie Ecclestone||$3.4 billion||Former F1 boss, Made F1 what it is today|
|Lawrence Stroll||$3.2 billion||Owns Aston Martin F1 team and 16% of its car company|
|John Paul Dejoria||$2.6 billion||Part owner of COTA and ROKIT telecom boss|
|John Elkann||$2 billion||Ferrari Chairman|
Note: Original List compiled by Forbes