Kevin Hart Drops Over $1 Million On ‘Record Beating’ Classic Car

And the flexing doesn't stop there...

Kevin Hart Drops Over $1 Million On ‘Record Beating’ Classic Car

Image: Barrett-Jackson

There are just some celebrities who don’t know how to spend their millions properly – like Jake Paul or Kylie Jenner (hit us up anytime guys; we’ll help you out).

Kevin Hart is not one of those celebrities. The 41-year-old stand-up comedian, actor and producer might be a lavish spender, but at least he splashes his cash on things even the snobbiest, anti-celebrity-culture gent would approve of.

Something he’s got particularly good taste in is cars. His collection is rather expansive, with monsters like an Aston Martin Vanquish, a Mercedes-Benz AMG SLS Black Edition and a Ferrari 488 Pista in his garage, but he’s got a particular love for classic cars. Some of his coolest whips include a modified Ford Bronco (that rides so high he has to jump to get in it), two first-gen Mustangs and a Pontiac GTO.

He loves classic cars so much that he’s just announced he’s making a new TV show – titled Kevin Hart’s Muscle Car Crew – which will revolve around him and his buddies starting up, you guessed it, a muscle car crew. And he’s starting the show on a high note.

Over the long weekend, Hart unveiled the newest addition to his collection: a resto-modded 1959 Chevrolet Corvette C1 convertible, which he secured at a Barrett-Jackson auction for the princely sum of 825,000 USD (~1.08 million AUD) – a record-breaking sale.

L: Hart with his ‘new’ Corvette. R: showing off yet another Royal Oak. Images: @kevinhart4real

An impeccable example of the iconic American sports car, Hart’s C1 features plenty of modern wizardries to make this perhaps the purest example of American muscle ever.

Powered by a 343kW 6.2L V8 from a C7, it also features a custom Art Morrison high-performance front suspension, Wilwood brakes, a powder-coated frame, retro EVOD wheels, Dakota Digital gauges that fit into the original instrument cluster and a modern Wonder Bar radio head unit imbued with 1950’s style, Fox News reports.

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The flexing didn’t stop there, either. As part of some additional promo for Kevin Hart’s Muscle Car Crew, Hart shared a photo of himself relaxing in yet another classic muscle car – a convertible first-gen Mustang this time around – with a new Audemars Piguet Royal Oak Tourbillon Extra-Thin watch (ref. 26522ST.OO.1220ST.01) worth a cool 200,000 USD (~260,000 AUD) as well.

Kevin’s got a real hard-on (Hart-on?) for the Royal Oak, as he owns at least half a dozen examples of the classic luxury sports watch at this point. The Royal Oak is a bona fide classic, but you do have to ask: can you have too much of a good thing?

Apparently not.

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