According to the insider, the pricey purchase infuriated Tucker and the two got into a nasty and heated argument.
"Todd was livid Kandi bought Riley such an expensive car and they had a huge fight," the source close to the couple told RadarOnline.com.
"Todd told Kandi she’s spoiling Riley and preferred she get a Honda Civic as her first car. Kandi basically told Todd to mind his own damn business and that it’s her own money that she’s using to spoil her daughter."
On Tuesday night, Burruss shared a photo celebrating Riley's hot wheels and wrote in a caption, "I had to surprise my baby girl @RileyBurruss today with her car.
"Her #Sweet16 is tomorrow but I figured she would be super surprised & not expecting anything if it was the day before her bday," proud mom Burruss added.
But Tucker cried foul on the move, the insider claimed.
The Real Housewives of Atlanta star Burruss, 42, and Tucker, 45, have been fighting a lot recently and Burruss always shuts down the arguments by throwing her wealth in his face, according to the source.
"Kandi’s always reminding Todd that she’s the boss of the family because she has all that money," the source claimed. "That irritates the hell out of Todd and is the catalyst for many of their fights.”
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