It is widely known that the famous cricket star Virat Kohli has a mouth-watering collection of luxury and sportscars. Currently, he has decided to part with one of them, the Audi A8 W12.
Virat Kolhi must be one of the most famous car collectors in India. The former cricket captain is the owner of a wide collection of luxury and supercars on his car garage in Delhi and Mumbai. As a matter of fact, he has been the designated to be the Audi ambassador in India, which also means that Audi cars take up a huge part in his car collection. Most of his Audis are the gift from the German car brand.
Even though already having a lot of vehicles, Virat Kohli, as a true and passionate car collector, shows no sign of slowing down. Moreover, every now and then, he will hit the refresh button for this collection by adding new cars and remove the old ones. Currently, he bid farewell to one of his favourite, the Audi A8 W12. This Audi A8 W12 was manufactured in 2015 and registered in Haryana. This car is currently available in Haryana as well.
Virat Kohli's car is now available for sale at the asking price of Rs 75 lakh
This pre-owned vehicle commands a price of Rs 75 lakh, which is quite expensive for a used car. However, given that the car is a top-spec model and in excellent condition, this price is totally understandable, not to mention the fact that the owner of this car was a respected person which might give this car a special back story. Notably, the W12 engine under the hood of this car is also the most powerful unit in the range.
Also considering that Virat Kohli is an owner of multiple vehicles, this Audi A8 is frequently used, meaning that the condition will be close to perfect. As per the advertisement for this car, the odometer has recorded only 8,000 km driven after three years in use. Basically, it looks mostly like a brand new car right from the showroom. Virat Kohli has been seen driving around Delhi in this car for several occasion.
The Audi A8 W12 owned by Virat Kohli is in perfect condition both inside and outside
In terms of specs of this Audi A8, it comes with a 6.3-litre W12 Longitudinal petrol engine. This massive engine with 12 cylinders located in a W setting can unleash a whopping maximum power of 500 PS and the highest torque of 625 Nm. It comes with an 8-speed automatic gearbox.
Interior-wise, the cabin looks premium with a beige-black colour scheme. The interior is of the high quality with the top-notch features like touchscreen, two display for rear passengers, and a 14-speaker Bose audio system, sunroof, rear power-adjustable rearview mirror, ventilated seats, and many more. In terms of safety features, the car is loaded to the brim with ABS with EBD, brake assist, airbags for front and rear passengers, traction control, tyre pressure monitor, and vehicle stability control system, ISOFIX child seat mounts.
A new Audi A8 W12 Quattro is on sales at the price of around Rs 1.8 crores (ex-showroom). The on-road price of the car must soar all the way up to Rs 2.4 crore. As for Virat Kohli himself, he might consider buying the new-gen fourth-gen Audi A8 which was unveiled in 2017 on the international market. This car is expected to come to our market soon. The India-spec Audi A8 will be available in the 'Long Wheelbase' form (Audi A8L). The price might range from Rs 1.3 crore to Rs 2 lakh. For more interesting stories and see the latest celebrities car updates, keep visiting IndianAuto.com