Cars owned by Indian Celebrities

Thursday 25 October 2012, 09:56 AM by

Celebrities and high end sport and luxury cars go hand-in-hand, which sometimes underlines the personality of the owner as well. CarTrade brings you an astute insight on the car selection and personalities of the Indian celebrities.

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Cars owned by Indian Celebrities

Heading the list is none other than the iconic Amitabh Bachchan, probably the most popular Indian actor across the globe. Evidently, Bachchan has a very enviable garage comprising many super cars, such as Rolls Royce Phantom, Lamborghini Murciélago LP640, Bentley Continental GT, Rolls Royce Vogue, BMW 7-Series 760Li, Porsche Cayman and Mercedes-Benz S600 amongst others. Evidently, the most notable and expensive product in Amitabh Bachchan's garage comes from the stables of BMW owned Rolls Royce, the Phantom premium luxury saloon carries an approximate price tag around Rs. 3.5 crore in the country. The Phantom serves the purpose by conforming to the magnitude of Bachchan's popularity in the country as well in the world.

Katrina Kaif, one of the most popular Indian faces and a crowd favourite, owns a premium Sports Utility Vehicle (SUV) Audi Q7. The beats of a SUV comes fitted with a 4.2 litre, 4134 cc, V8 powerplant, which pumps out a peak power-torque equation of 362 bhp and 760 Nm.

Premium SUVs are a great hit among the Indian celebrities including renowned cricketers. For example, Harbhajan Singh has a Hummer H3 and Ford Endeavour in his garage, while the present Indian national cricket team captain is a proud owner of a 6,200 cc Hummer H2, Mitsubishi Pajero and Mahindra Scorpio. Further, Gautam Gambhir satiates his love for powerful vehicles with his Mahindra Bolero Stinger and the popular youth icon Yuvraj Singh owns the powerful Audi Q5. The SUVs justifies the demanding need of discipline and power among the Indian cricketers, who live in constant spotlight.

A big mention in the list is that of Shahrukh Khan, who seems to have the most comprehensive car garage in the country including the likes of BMW 7-Series, 6-Series, Audi A6, Toyota Land Cruiser, Mitsubishi Pajero and the fawned upon Rolls Royce Phantom Drophead Coupe. Accordingly, it is the RR Drophead Coupe, which is the most expensive vehicle with a price tag around Rs. 4.2 crore and makes the actor's combined investment in vehicles to be approximately around 14-15 crore.

Another interesting name in the list is that of John Abraham, who is also a self-confessed sports bike enthusiast. John's most cherished possession is his Maruti Suzuki Gypsy, which has been custom designed by Swapnil Nalabade, besides the youth icon cum actor also owns an Audi Q7 beast. Priyanka Chopra enjoys her love for expensive and powerful vehicles and has several top end products, such as Porsche Cayenne, BMW 7-Series and Mercedes-Benz E-Class.