For many who do not know, boxing heavyweight champion, Floyd Mayweather is a lover of really expensive and exotic cars, and he does not shy away from showing it.
He has a fleet of cars ranging from Rolls Royce to Bugatti and Lamborghini’s, however what many do not know about his set of automobile acquisitions is that he buys them from a preferred dealer who’s a Nigerian named Obi Okeke aka Dr Bugatti.
He was born to a Nigerian father and an American mother. At age 5, he sojourned to the United State as a refugee during the Nigerian Civil war.
He came back to Nigeria after the war and later traveled to Switzerland for his high school education. While in Switzerland, he developed a love for exotic cars.
Dr. Bugatti has, on several occasions, made headlines for his business of buying and selling top- of-the-range cars to and from celebrities.
Among his numerous transaction with celebrities was a recent deal where he purchased a Bugatti Veyron for N900 million ($2.5 million) from film star and politician, Arnold Schwarzenegger.
Other celebrities that Dr. Bugatti has sold luxury cars to include Chris Tucker, Ellen DeGeneres, Jessica Simpson, Floyd Mayweather and many others.
It is on record that he has sold 39 cars to Floyd Mayweather. And they include 3 Bugatti Veyrons valued at $6.2 million and a $3.2M Ferrari Enzo. He has also sold to Mayweather several Rolls-Royces and Bentleys.
Obi Okeke started his car sale career started in 1987 as a Chevrolet dealer and eventually moved on to manage stores for Ferrari, Maserati, Lexus, Mercedes-Benz before starting out on his own.
Okeke has been Floyd Mayweather’s premier car dealer as far back as 2015 and the boxing star has purchased nothing less than 39 cars from him.
Doctor Bugatti as he is fondly called, is the co-owner of Fusion Luxury Motors, one of the biggest exotic car dealers in US.
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