Range Rover is a favourite vehicle among the elite circle of the rich of India and Bollywood stars. Here is the list of ten famous members of the Range Rover owner club in India.
Range Rover has made its name as the world’s most desirable SUV for daily-ride. Costing a fortune, this SUV could provide the class-leading riding quality and best comfort with premium features and spacious interior. It has been the go-to option for the rich and famous all around the world. And Indian celebrities also share this universal affection for the iconic SUV Range Rover. Here are ten Indian superstars and their Range Rover SUV on camera.
1. Salman Khan
Salman Khan has a fabulous collection of cars. The mighty movie star also has a great affection for SUV, so having a Range Rover parked on his garage comes as no surprise. In fact, he is known for having more than just one Range Rover. Previously, he owns a white Range Rover Vogue. Currently, Salman Khan has bought a new Range Rover Autobiography Long wheelbase as a gift for his mother. The birthday gift is worth of Rs 2.52 crores and the on-road price might cross Rs 3 crores. However, his mother isn’t often seen on this SUV, possibly because this SUV might be too big for women’s liking. This long-wheelbase variant of the Range Rover measures at 5.2-meter. In line with the huge figure, the car runs on huge 21-inch wheels. Powering this Range Rover is a 4.4-litre diesel engine that churns out 335 BHP and 740 Nm.
The 35-year-old Bollywood star Katrina Kaif is the newest member of the Bollywood’s Range Rover club. Katrina is reported to receive a Range Rover Vogue SE as a gift from her co-star Salman Khan on the upcoming "Bharat" movie. Recently, she has posted a picture of her standing beside the shiny new Range Rover via her Instagram.
Salman Khan’s gift to Katrina is the latest version of the Range Rover which is currently priced at around Rs 2.37 crore. It is powered by the 4.4-litre V8 diesel with 335 Bhp of peak power and 740 Nm of peak torque. This motor is paired with 8-speed automatic transmission. Before the addition of this car, Katrina Kaif often cruised around on her old-gen Audi Q7.
3. Alia Bhatt
Alia Bhatt is among the most influential young movie stars in Bollywood. Along with fame, she is also making a good fortune which allows the young movie star to afford expensive cars. For example, she was previously the owner of an Audi Q7. In 2017, she has upgraded to a Range Rover Vogue. The car is currently on sale at the price of around Rs. 1.82 crore ex-showroom and it is also the most expensive car on her garage by far. This model is powered by a 3.0-litre V6 engine. Unlike most of the cars on this list which are usually white or black, Alia gets herself a brownie Range Rover.
The emerging movie star Ranbir Kapoor is also a member of the Range Rover owners of Bollywood. This car is the Range Rover Vogue model. Besides this grand SUV, Ranbir Kapoor also has other fancy SUVs, like the Mercedes-Benz G-Wagen and an old model of Range Rover Sport.
5. Akshay Kumar
For an action movie star like Akshay Kumar, no car could fit his image better than the Range Rover. Kumar has been seen arrived events with his wife, Twinkle Khanna, on his Range Rover for several times. Their model is a black pre-facelift Range Rover Vogue. It is unknown that variant this car is.
6. Virat Kohli
The world-famous cricketer is also a well-known car fanatic. Virat Kohli is the owner of a lavish collection of vehicles. Everyone knows that he’s a big fan of Audi. In fact, he owns more than five Audis in his garage. Besides, he also bought a Bently Continental GT which costs around Rs 3.58 crores. His car collection also includes a Range Rover Vogue. His Rangie is powered by the 4.4-litre diesel engine that makes 335 BHP and 740 Nm.
Couples love to show their love by matching their stuff. Normal couples would match their clothes and accessories, but for a famous couple like Virat Kohli and Anushka Sharma, they will take the display of affection to the next level. Kohli and Anushka have matching luxury Range Rover. Both of them owns a Range Rover Vogue of the same model. Anushka’s Range Rover is the companion of the couple when they are in Mumbai.
8. Malaika Arora
Malaika is often seen going to the gyms on her blue Range Rover. Her Range Rover is powered by the 3.0-litre V6 diesel engine that produces the maximum power of 244 BHP and peak torque of 600 Nm. This engine is paired with an 8-speed automatic unit. Before she gets the plush Range Rover, she also has a humble Toyota Innova Crysta.
9. Amitabh Bachchan
Amitabh Bachchan is the most powerful figure in Bollywood. His status in the industry and the fortune he has is reflected through his extravagant car collections. He even owned a Rolls Royce Ghost, a Phantom and a Bentley Continental GT among other luxury cars. Of course, the big star would not miss the Range Rover on his collection. In 2016, he purchases a Range Rover Autobiography with various accessories from the manufacturer. This isn’t the first Rane Rover that Amitabh owned. Previously, he had an older version of the iconic SUV.
Anant Ambani is no other than the son of the multi-billionaire Mukesh Ambani, India’s richest person. Born with a silver spoon on his mouth, at a very young age, Anant has a dream collection of cars that might take others years of working to have. Notably, Anant was often seen driving the top-range Rolls Royce Phantom Drophead Coupe, Bentley Bentayga or a Lamborghini Urus. A Range Rover Autobiography is also included on his family’s grand collection of luxury vehicles. The SUV is powered by a 5.0-litre turbocharged engine that makes the peak power of 503 BHP and peak torque of 625 Nm.