Snapshot – Known as the thinking man’s actor, Ajay Devgn has carved out a niche for himself in Bollywood with his power packed performances in a myriad range of roles. The intense looking man who is otherwise a bit of a prankster, is a known car enthusiast in Bollywood circles. The actor has a fleet of fast, luxurious automobiles at his disposal. Come join us, as we explore Ajay Devgn’s car garage.
The Maserati Quattroporte is the sportiest car that Ajay Devgn owns. The car has Italian blood, flowing straight from Ferrari, another company that Italian automaker Fiat owns, apart from the likes of Maserati and Alfa Romeo. The Quattroporte that Ajay Devgn owns costs over 1.5 crore rupees, and features a 4.7 liter V8 petrol engine with 431 Bhp and 490 Nm. This sleek Italian automobile uses a 6 speed automatic gearbox, and is rear wheel driven.
Range Rover Vogue
The Range Rover Vogue is the epitome of bespoke luxury meeting solid off road performance, even though most owners of this ultra luxurious SUV rarely venture off the road. The Range Rover Vogue is a very popular car among the Bollywood swish set and Ajay Devgan has the previous generation version of this SUV. The current generation of this SUV sells for over 2 crore rupees in India.
Mercedes Benz S-Class
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The Mercedes Benz S-Class is a luxurious everyday car that the super rich prefer. The car’s opulent back seat and plush ride quality are two major deal makers. The previous generation, W221 S-Class that is owned by the actor is the S350 CDI variant, which is powered by a 3 liter V6 turbo diesel engine. This is the most popular variant of the S-Class, which delivers both performance and fuel efficiency. The current generation W222 S-Class starts at a price tag of over 1 crore rupees.
The BMW Z4 is a twin seat convertible that the young and the young-at-heart prefer. The car owned by Ajay Devgan is a 2010 example. The Z4 is a sharp looker that sits low enough to tarmac to be pronounced extremely sporty. The car uses a 3 liter, inline 6 petrol motor with turbocharging. The motor makes 302 Bhp and 400 Nm, and uses a 7 speed twin clutch automatic gearbox to drive the rear wheels of the car. Retail price? About 85-90 lakh rupees.
Mini Cooper S
Ajay Devgan also has a proper driving enthusiast car in his garage, in the form of the Mini Cooper S, a hatchback that has no parallel in India. The Mini Cooper S is powered by a 2 liter turbocharged petrol engine (184 Bhp-270 Nm) that drives its front wheels. This car’s principal reason for existence is to give the driver a boat load of fun. For the kind of price it is sold at (about 40 lakh rupees), nothing comes close.
Mercedes Benz GL-Class
The Mercedes Benz GL-Class is a luxurious vehicle that the German luxury car marque likens to the S-Class of SUVs. The GL-Class was gifted by Ajay Devgan to his wife Kajol as a birthday present. The 7 seat SUV is sold with a 3 liter, V6 turbo diesel engine in India, which is the same unit that does duty in the S-Class. The prices of the GL-Class start from 77.5 lakh rupees.
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The Audi Q7 is another luxurious 7 seat SUV that is a hot favourite among Bollywood A-listers. The Q7 is assembled in India and this has allowed Audi to price this crossover competitively. The flagship SUV from the German luxury car maker is a best seller in its segment. Prices of the Q7 start at 61.52 lakh rupees, and the most popular variant is the one that features a 3 liter, V6 turbo diesel engine under its hood.