Rooney test drives a 64K pound BMW

April 29th, 2009 - 6:21 pm ICT by ANI  

London, Apr. 29 (ANI): Manchester United football star Wayne Rooney was spotted test-driving a 64,000 pound BMW after reportedly losing a million pound deal with rival motor giant Mercedes-Benz.

Rooney, 23, showed off the 153mph 7 Series model to teammates at their Carrington training ground, reports The Sun.Rooney had a customised CL63 coupe worth 121,200 pounds as part of his Mercedes-Benz sponsorship deal. But the German firm has reportedly dropped him due to the credit crunch.The star is said to have his eye on a luxury family car for when he and wife Coleen, 23, become parents later this year.

An onlooker said: “The BMW would be perfect for all those trips out with the baby.” (ANI)

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