Conor McGregor is the biggest MMA superstar in the world, and his fan following is second to none. Even after being on a losing streak and not fighting for over two years, McGregor is still relevant and a PPV superstar.
McGregor frequently accepts invitations to attend various athletic events throughout the world, and he always makes news. It has been noted throughout the past two years that McGregor is a passionate Formula 1 enthusiast and has even attended races in person.
Conor McGregor at the Haas team garage at Monaco GP 2022
Last year McGregor surprised everyone by showing up at the Monaco Grand Prix of the F1 calendar. McGregor was looking dapper in his outfit and went to that Haas F1 team garage to see the car as well as meet the drivers and the team.
It’s great to be here, I enjoyed this qualifying round…it’s great to be here at my first Grand Prix in Monaco. I’m honored. I’m here supporting Team Haas. It’s all to play for, there’s been a crash between the top two. Our car I believe is freshest…There’s a storm brewing and we’re excited about tomorrow. Let’s go Team Haas.
Conor McGregor to Sky Sports
It was the first time McGregor saw an F1 car and was blown away by its engineering. The whole Haas team was excited to see the former UFC double champion and clicked photos with him. After meeting the team, McGregor did an interview in which he mentioned that he was supporting the Haas team and wished them luck.
Conor McGregor revisits Monaco GP for the second time in a row
Most fans thought that Conor McGregor being at the Monaco GP in 2022 was a one-time event; however, surprisingly the Irishman went to the race again in 2023. This time McGregor didn’t go to anyone’s garage but got the attention of fans and media.
The fighter came to the race with his luxurious yacht and walked on the streets of Monaco with his crew. McGregor posted clips of himself enjoying the race with a great setup and good food on his yacht.
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