The Sports Utility Vehicle is one of the most popular segments in India. People love buying SUVs for their massive road presence, rugged build quality and highly capable engines. Even celebrities are fond of SUVs as they love flashing their big rides. SUVs are also a symbol of status, making them even more apt for celebrities. In this article, we are going to talk about the top 10 SUVs owned by celebrities in India.
While everyone in B-Town is a fan of their luxurious cars, only a few own this sporty pair of wheels. Recently, Kartik Aaryan brought home the mean machine which only a handpick of celebrities in our country own. Ranveer Singh owns two; a red one which he bought in 2019 and a Pearl Capsule Edition that he recently acquired. Apart from Kartik Aaryan and Ranveer Singh, the list includes Rohit Shetty, Rajnikant, Adar Poonawala and Mukesh Ambani. Powered by a 4.0-litre twin-turbo V8, the four-wheel-drive Urus can achieve 0-100kph in 3.6sec, with a top speed of 306km/h.
Range Rover Vogue
One of the most popular cars amongst celebrities is the Range Rover Vogue. Land Rover Range Rover 3.0 Vogue Petrol LWB is the petrol variant in the Range Rover lineup and is priced at Rs 2.61 crore. This 3.0 Vogue Petrol LWB variant comes with an engine putting out 394bhp and 550Nm of torque. Celebrities like Amitabh Bachchan, Virat Kohli, Hardik Pandya, Akshay Kumar, Shah Rukh Khan and Ranbir Kapoor proudly flaunt these wheels.
Mercedes-Benz GLS 600 Maybach
The GLS 600 Maybach is the new entrant in the luxury SUV segment from the German carmaker. Celebrities like Ranveer Singh and Ayushman Khuranna recently added the most luxurious and expensive German masterpiece in their garages. The Maybach GLS 600 gets a 4.0-litre twin-turbo V8 petrol engine under the hood. For transmission duty, the SUV gets a 9G-Tronic automatic gearbox. Its hybrid powertrain is claimed to be capable of churning out 550bhp and 730Nm of torque.
Another popular car in India will be the Audi Q7, the flagship luxury SUV from the German brand that has a wide fan following. The SUV is the choice of wheels for a long list of Bollywood stars and even cricketers who use the Q7 for their daily chores. The Audi Q7 was launched at a price tag of Rs. 72.22 Lakh. Talking about the technical specifications of this car, it generates a power of 250bhp and 600Nm of torque. Virat Kohli, John Abraham, Akshay Kumar, Kriti Sanon, Katrina Kaif, Sanjay Dutt, Kareena Kapoor, Varun Dhawan and Sonam Kapoor are on the list of owners.
Mercedes-Benz GL 350 CDI
Mercedes-Benz GL 350 CDI is the top model in the GL lineup and the price of the GL top model is Rs 97.43 lakh. This 350 CDI variant comes with an engine putting out 258bhp and 619Nm of torque. The GL 350 CDI is owned by Akshay Kumar, Shikhar Dhawan, Vidyut Jammwal, Sanjay Dutt and Kiara Advani.
The Porsche Cayenne is a series of mid-size luxury crossover sports utility vehicles manufactured by the German automaker Porsche since 2002. Cayenne is powered by a 3.0-litre V6 petrol engine that produces 340bhp and 450Nm of torque. Akshay Kumar, Priyanka Chopra Jonas, Daler Mehndi and Hrithik Roshan have this sporty set of wheels in their garages.
Toyota Land Cruiser
Toyota Land Cruiser is one of the most iconic SUVs in the world. Multiple celebrities are proud owners of this full-size muscular SUV. Aamir Khan, Amitabh Bachchan, Shahrukh Khan and a few others are proud owners of this beat from Toyota.
The Honda CR-V is a compact crossover SUV manufactured by Japanese automaker Honda since 1995. The SUV still has a humongous fan following in the Indian car market, although it stands discontinued in the country. The Honda CR-V came with diesel as well petrol engine options. The petrol engine in the CR-V made 187bhp and 226Nm of torque. Akshay Kumar drives a petrol-powered CR-V every now and then. Apart from the Khiladi, Sara Ali Khan, Nita Ambani own a CR-V.
The Bentayga comes equipped with a sole 4.0-litre V8 petrol engine that develops 550bhp and 770Nm of torque. Coupled with an 8-speed automatic gearbox, power is distributed to all four wheels. The SUV does a 0-100kmph sprint in 4.5 seconds. Different from the mainstream Indian celebrities, the chief of Jio, Akash Ambani, possesses a couple of Bentley Bentaygas, which is among the most exorbitant SUVs in India. The list also features Virat Kohli who recently added the Bentayga in his garage.
Named after the largest diamond to be ever found, the Cullinan has turned out to be one of the best looking luxury SUVs. Powering the Cullinan is the Rolls-Royce’s 6.75-litre V12 pumping out 563bhp and 850Nm of torque. Mated to the eight-speed ZF automatic gearbox, the Cullinan is also the first-ever Rolls to get an all-wheel-drive system.
It’s not surprising to own this car when you’re amongst the richest families in the world. Anant Ambani is amongst them who owns the Rolls Royce Cullinan, which has a unique paint job of a light brown shade. Ajay Devgn too owns a Rolls Cullinan, the latest and maybe the most priced addition to his garage has to be the dark shade the Cullinan. This is one of the top SUVs owned by celebrities.
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