Formula 1 has become an incredibly popular form of racing these days. There is nothing better than the high speeds, the sharp turns, and those drivers who win fans every single year. Formula 1 was founded over a century ago – back in 1906 – and has since garnered millions of fans. Media attention on television and the internet has allowed drivers to become millionaires simply by racing high-speed vehicles around closed tracks. These drivers earn their paychecks with their skill at top speeds. Here are the ten richest Formula 1 drivers in the entire world.
Nico Rosberg races for Mercedes Gp Petronas F1, and is a 31-year-old professional racer. He started his career back in 2006, and now has a net worth of around $33 million.
Alain Prost is a four-time racing Champion, and the oldest racer on this entire list at 62-years-old. He started F1 racing back in 1980, and remained in the top spot for 13 seasons. His net worth is currently $50 million.