Celebs are obsessed with their toys, and same is applied for Indian celebrities. As it is said that with fame comes money. And if you have both then why not flaunt? It was found that many Indian celebrities buy their fancy cars and get them customised accordingly to match-up with their style. So here is a list of 10 famous Indian celebrities who have immense love with the machines. Right from the Maruti Suzuki gypsy to the Nissan GT-R we have all in India.
- Gul Panag with her SUVs
Gul Panag is the former Miss Universe contestant who has a unique choice for automobiles. From a Royal Enfield to a Reva E20. But her top favorite one is custom built Mahindra Scorpio Getaway. It also has a roof top tent, a chemical toilet, and many other things. She drove this as a part of the Discovery Channel’s “Off Road with Gul Panag” programme.
- M.S.Dhoni and GMC Sierra
The cool captain of Indian cricket has a never-ending love for his machines. He owns bikes and cars which are less known in India and also should suit his personality. His prized possession is Confederate Hellcat x132 which he opted to rode all the way from Jaipur to Delhi after a match while the rest of his team took a flight. GMC Sierra is his most unique vehicle. It is a pick-up truck from the American market which is basically power and road presence like nothing else.
- John Abraham and Maruti Suzuki Gypsy
We all are quite aware of John’s love for automobiles. He owns a Yamaha R1 to an Audi Q7. amongst them, his favorite one is Maruti Suzuki Gypsy. It is an iconic rally car which is his childhood crush.
- Sachin Tendulkar and his BMW 7 Series
Sachin Tendulkar also known as the Master Blaster wants his cars to be just the best like him. One can easily recognize his love for BMW. He is also the brand ambassador of this brand and is one of the first owners of the BMW i8 in India. He traded his Ferrari for a Nissan GT-R which clearly points his immense love and knowledge for cars. He owns a customized BMW 7 series which has his signature on the seats which is designed according to his preferences.
- Gautam Singhania with his BMW E92
In accordance with Raymond’s tagline, The Complete Man, his love for cars has no secret. Beyond the corporate suits, he has a totally different side of being a racer and is the owner of Supercar club called Parx Supercar Club. His garage is the home for cars like Nissan GT-R, Lotus Elise to name a few. But among them all, he is seen around the tracks racing in his BMW E92.
Aamir Khan and his Merc S600
With no doubt, Aamir is the perfectionist. He has turned his Merc into a bomb proof car which costs him around Rs 10 crores. He opted the same because of the death threats which he received after ‘Satyamev Jayate’. He is the 3rd Indian after the Prime Minister and Mukesh Ambani to have a bomb proof car.
- Shahid Kapoor and his Jaguar XKR-S
Shahid Kapoor’s love for JLR along with the Porsche Cayenne and many others is quite evident. The Jaguar XKR-S which is a supercharged version of XK coupe is his favorite one. It is powered by a 5 liter V8 Supercharged petrol engine, which pumps out monstrous 550 bhp and is able to achieve a top speed of 300 kmph while 0-100 kmph comes in almost 4 seconds.
Imran Khan and Ferrari California
A well-known actor who is also a proud feminist is the owner of a couple cars but his prized possession is his customized car which is Ferrari California which he bought in 2014. In an interview with Times Of India, he quoted, “I was 11 when I received my first toy, Ferrari. It was F-430. I fell in love with it and ever since I’ve always wanted to own a real one. I don’t know about the date when it will be delivered to me but I have booked a Red & black one. It’s a sports performance package, where I have asked for a few changes. The machine is modified; seat covers as per my taste.”
Abhishek Bachchan and his Audi A8L 4.2L
The Junior Bachchan along with his father owns a fleet of luxury cars. These include the Bentley Continental GT and the Rolls Royce Phantom among others. He was the first one to get his hands on the Audi A8L 4.2 which is customised exclusively for him. It has a bold shade of red through the seating, control panel and steering wheel along with an automated massaging seat.
Ranbir Kapoor with his Mercedes G63 AMG
His life is an open book to the world. Right from his choice from registration number on his cars to his choice of rides. He owns a Mercedes G63 AMG.