Whenever the names like Shahenshah, Angry young man, Big B are spoken in front of any person across the world, image of Indian Bollywood star Amitabh Bachchan emerges in their eyes. It is said that talent cannot be bounded in limitations and same can be said true for Big B also. It would be interested to know that in the early days of his struggle like other persons, he was rejected from the post of announcer by all India Radio because of his voice, which in later years emerged as iconic voice of Indian cinema.
It is an aura of Mr. Bachchan’s voice that his mesmerism continues after spending more than four decades on big screen. Interestingly Amitabh has not made incredible contribution in entertainment industry but with game show “Kaun Banega Crorepati” had given a new direction to origin of reality shows that are being telecasted on television now days. The craze of Big B among his fan can be witnessed from the fact that even today his style is copied by stars of today’s generation and every new comer dreams to get an opportunity to work with him. Interestingly, apart from being owner of fascinating voice Amitabh Bachchan always prefers to live luxurious life and this can be witnessed not only from his outfits, bungalow but also from the cars in which he prefers to travel.
Today, we make an attempt to have a look on luxurious cars which are parked in courtyard of Bachchan’s residence. Before moving ahead it would be important to mention that Mr. Bachchan considers number 2 as his lucky number and therefore every car he owns its number begins from ‘2’.
Porsche Cayman S:
The luxurious car about which a layman cannot even dream is parked like a normal car in the garage of Amitabh Bachchan, which is powered by a 3.4-Litre petrol engine boosting the power of 325 bhp at 7400 rpm and peak torque of 370 Nm at 5800 rpm. The car is using a 6-speed TipTronic gearbox to deliver the power. The Porsche Cayman S available in India for INR 1.2 Crore ex-showroom.
Rolls-Royce Phantom: Name of Rolls-Royce does not require any introduction in the car industry across the world. An interesting fact about Rolls-Royce is that it sales its cars only to renowned candidate after assessing their contribution. But, when it comes to Amitabh Bachchan, the car maker does not have to consider any fact. However, Shahenshah received a Phantom as gift from Vidhu Vinod Chopra for his remarkable performance in movie Eklavya. Empowered with 6.75 IV 12 engine boosting the power of 453 hp and torque of 720 Nm, the cost of this royal Phantom is around INR 4.5 Crore.
BMW X5 and 7 Series: Both, BMW X5 and 7-Series are representative of two different segments. Where the former is SUV and the later is full sized luxurious sedan. The price of BMW X5 falls in range of INR 66 Lac to 1.56 Crore and available in both manual and automatic transmission system, the 7-series is strong contender of its native Mercedes-Benz S-Class.
Lexus LX 470: It is also one of the best illustration of German’s initiative which was basically developed for U.S. car market. The Lexus LX 470 find itself lucky by parked in the garage of Amitabh Bachchan, which is equipped with a 4.7-litre engine that boosts the power of 271 bhp at 5400 rpm.
Range Rover Vogue: Range Rover Vogue is not only recognized for its rugged looks but also for its comfortable and luxurious interiors. The car comes with an automatic transmission system to produce extreme power and deliver excellent performance. The Vogue available in India for the price tag of INR 2.08 Crore.
Toyota Land Cruiser: Being SUV lover, Bollywood Shahenshah has a Toyota Land Cruiser which comes in India for the price of INR 1.2 Crore ex-showroom. The car uses a 4.5-Litre DOHC V8 powertrain to generate power of 195 bhp, mated with 6-speed automatic transmission system.
Mercedes-Benz S320: Mercedes-Benz S320 is another sedan car which is used by the Bachchan family. The car available in Indian car market with luxurious interiors and dynamic looks, comes for the price tag of INR 1.2 – 9.1 Crore ex-showroom.
Mercedes-Benz E-Class: Since, there are many Mercedes-Benz cars parked at the garage of Amitabh Bachchan which show their love towards these cars. Mercedes-Benz E 240 is mid-sized sedan which is in its third generation and is recognized for its dual head light cluster.
Mercedes-Benz SL500 AMG: It is the perfect mixture of sports and touring car. The vehicle is known for its varied features and different options of engine configurations.