Take a look at some famous celebrities with their super-cool expensive Porsche cars in India, our list of famous Porsche owners include the likes of Amitabh Bachchan and Akshay Kumar
Over time, the luxurious and expensive cars have been not only used for driving you from point A to point B but also a big status symbol for the people who stay behind their wheels. Among plenty of luxurious cars from many foreign legendary marques, Porsche cars are known to be among the best-engineered cars across the globe. We have a range of Porsche cars in India, but the excessive pricing and high cost of ownership have made Porsches a rare sight in the country. However, for the rich and famous Indian celebrities, who often consider money is never an issue, the German automotive brand is still one of their favourite drives. Here are some famous Indian celebs with their super-cool and expensive Porsche cars that have been compiled by IndianAuto.
Famous Indian Celebrities and Their Ultra-Cool Porsche Cars
Amitabh Bachchan – Porsche Cayman
Apart from his successful career in the seventh art, the famous Bollywood star, Amitabh Bachchan is also widely admired for owning a huge garage of all sorts of stunning supercars and SUVs like the Rolls-Royce Phantom VII, Bentley Continental GT or the Audi A8L. Bachchan really loves to drive and he has been frequently spotted driving with his exotic cars on the roads. Therefore, it comes as no surprise that Amitabh has a Porsche parked in his garage. The Porsche in question is the Cayman, which is said to be one that Amitabh favours in his daily drives the most.
‘Handsome’ and “powerful” are some words that people often talk about Hrithik Roshan who has been listed as one of the most beautiful men in the world, and at the same time, for his Porsche Cayenne Turbo S as well. Roshan owns a Cayenne Turbo S that looks really nice in a shade of dark blue. The SUV is extremely powerful with the utilization of a 4.8-litre twin-turbo V8 engine which could deliver 563 BHP of max power and 800 Nm of peak torque. The Cayenne Turbo S is claimed to sprint to 100 kmph from a standstill in only 4.1 seconds.
Narain Karthikeyan – Porsche 911 GT3
Narain Karthikeyan, albeit not standing among the B-Town celebs, is still quite a famous and popular name in India. If you are a big fan of car racing, you will certainly know Narain – India’s first racing driver that made it to Formula 1. Narain gets a majestic Porsche 911 GT3, which was customized to his requirements and needs. This 911 GT3 uses a 4.0-litre flat-six naturally aspirated engine that can bump out a mighty power of 493 BHP and a decent torque of 540 Nm. The sports car can accelerate from 0-100 kmph in 3.4 seconds merely.
Badshah – Porsche Cayman
While Badshah has just hit the headlines for breaking the records with his latest music video, he is also well-known for being so generous in pouring money for some umber-cool set of wheels. Recently, Badshah has bought a Rolls Royce Wraith that carries a shocking price sticker of Rs 6.46 Crore. But before it, the famous Punjabi rapper has brought home a host of exotic cars, including a grey Porsche 718 Cayman. Badshah has been seen driving this impressive car around the roads from time to time.
Akshay Kumar – Porsche Cayenne
The Cayenne is one of the best-selling models from Porsche so no wonders, it is a crowd-pleaser in the rich celebs community. Akshay Kumar is a proud owner of this car, too. Though it is the facelifted version of the older-generation of the Porsche Cayenne, this luxury SUV can still get a staggering price of around Rs 1.5 Crore, to say the least. The Cayenne is powered by a 4.0-litre V8 twin-turbo engine that is capable of delivering 550 BHP of maximum power along with 700 Nm of peak torque.
Another Bollywood movie star who prefers the Porsche Cayenne is Shahid Kapoor. The famous actor owns the Cayenne GTS model which is powered by a 4.8-litre V8 petrol engine tuned for 414 BHP and 515 Nm unit. The SUV gets a top speed of 261 kmph and can travel from 0-100 kmph in only 5.7 seconds.
Sonu Sood – Porsche Panamera
The famous Indian actor, model and movie producer, Sonu Sood has come quite a long way to gain massive recognitions from most parts of India. Sonu who appears mostly in Hindi, Tamil, Kannada, Telugu and Punjabi films and has become a popular name for the Indian families. Sonu’s roaring success should be reflected by the fantastic list of the most expensive cars like the Skoda Superb, Audi Q7 and no surprise, a Porsche Panamera. The luxurious blue Panamera of Sonu Sood is an amazing four-door sedan with splendid interiors filled with a number of modern techs as well as the gorgeous-looking leatherette upholstery.
Kapil Dev – Porsche Panamera
Known as the man who leads India to World Cup 1983, Kapil Dev is also the proud owner of a Porsche Panamera which was, in fact, the first model to be sold in India. Like the Sonu Sood’s, the Panamera of Kapil Dev is packed to the gills with advanced technologies and premium bits. The supercar is powered by a 3.0-litre V6 turbocharged diesel engine that can generate up to 250 BHP of max power and a colossal 550 Nm of peak torque. Kapil Dev was seen riding in the Panamera numerous times in his daily commutes.
Suresh Raina – Porsche Boxster
Just like many other Bollywood celebrities, Suresh Raina is also fond of plush and luxurious automobiles. The Indian cricketer has a keen interest in speeding fast cars and one of which is the Porsche Boxster. First debuted in 1997, the Porsche Boxster was the largest-selling Porsche cars in India. Being one of the most capable Porsche models, the Boxster got everything on point to attract the Indian celebrities like the gorgeous-looking exterior, unlimited comfort and performance. That’s why Suresh Raina bought the Boxster limited edition after winning the England series in 2013.
Bobby Deol – Porsche 911
Was born and nurtured in a family that has a deep tradition of performing arts, Bobby Deol is highly appreciated for his roles in many successful movies from the early days of his career. Dharmendra's son owns an amazing garage for expensive sports cars and among which is a 911 Carrera. Being a flagship car of Porsche, the 911 Carrera has been certainly an admirable enthusiast-pleasing name all across the globe. Though the exact variant of Bobby’s supercar is unknown yet, it costs you an arm and a leg to get the car parked in your garage for sure.
The Porsche Cayman GTS of Farhan Akhtar is arguably one of the costliest Cayman cars in India. The Bollywood actor, director bought himself a Cayman GTS which is reported to sit around the Rs 1.8 Crore price mark (ex-showroom, Delhi). The two-door sports car has been personalized to Akhtar’s requirements for accessories and upholstery. Akhtar has been spotted behind the wheel of the mid-engined luxury car various times. The car is capable of belting out 335 BHP of max power that makes it good enough to sprint from 0-100 kmph in only 4.9 seconds.
Imran Khan – Porsche Cayenne
The Porsche Cayenne is, without doubts, one of the most popular SUVs among the Bollywood film actors and producers. We see many celebrities own the Porsche Cayenne in the list, and the same goes for Imran Khan. While Imran Khan also possesses a number of high-end cars like the red Ferrari California, the Porsche is still one of his favourite vehicle in his daily travelling. Imran has been spotted behind the wheel of the Cayenne regularly during his daily sojourns in Mumbai.
Daler Mehndi – Porsche Cayenne
The Indian musician, Daler Mehndi is well-known for his big hit song “Tunak Tunak Tun”. Daler Mehndi is another famous owner of the opulent Porsche Cayenne. The Cayenne itself is not a common car in India but Mehndi wants it to be more outstanding among the crowd by wrapping his car in a gold chrome colour which grabs the on-lookers’ eyes wherever this car goes to.