Rafael Nadal Is Unimpressed With His New Tennis Ball Mercedes

Rafael Nadal won the ATP Tour tournament in Stuttgart, Germany today, and his prize is a Mercedes with one of the ugliest paint jobs we’ve ever seen. Notoriously polite, Nadal said, “I don’t know if I can change the color, because the color is a little bit too much for me.”

If he does manage to repaint the car in a less cringey hue, he’ll still have to drive it in secret: Nadal is sponsored by Kia.

(via CNN)


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It could be worse: Lexus covered a boring IS sedan in tennis ball fuzz once: