Luli Hypermarkets may have entered the Indian markets quite recently but they have been quite popular in the UAE for a long time now. Mr Yusuf Ali, a Kerala-based Indian is the owner of the Lulu Hypermarket network across the country. He is one of the richest businessmen in India. So what are the cars that he drives? Well, here is a complete list.
While MINI has stopped selling petrol cars and only focusses on electric vehicles now, it has been around for a long time and is an iconic car nameplate. Mr Yusuf Ali owns a MINI Countryman that gets the registration number ‘1’.
Rolls Royce Ghost
Rolls Royce cars are like the crown in the garage of rich businessmen and celebrities. Yusuf Ali owns one in black shade and his car also gets the Goverenment of Kerala branding on the registration plate. He is the Chairman of NORKA (Department of Non-Resident Keralites Affairs), which is why he has the govt numberplate on his car. Whenever he is in India, he moves around in the Ghost and has been spotted with the car on multiple occasions.
Land Rover Range Rover Vogue
The Range Rover has also become a common nameplate in the garages of the super rich celebrities. Yusuf Ali owns two of them and this is the newer generation of both the cars. The white coloured Rangie was bought by him sometime back and it is an unmarked vehicle which is used by him and his family in India.
Land Rover Range Rover Vogue
This is the older generation Land Rover Range Rover that Yousuf Ali owns. It is finished in a black shade and gets the special registration number 1. There is also a strobe mounted on the roof of SUV. Even this Range Rover gets the Govt of Kerala branding on the registration plate.
The new-age Bentley SUV is the first Sports Utility Vehicle from the British luxury car manufacturer. Bentley Bentayga is one of the most expensive luxury SUVs available for sale in India. Mr. Yusuf Ali owns a white coloured W12 version of the SUV. He was one of the first person in India to buy a Bentley Bentayga. Even the Bentley has the “Govt of Kerala” branding on it.
Rolls Royce Cullinan
The Cullinan pushed the sales of Rolls Royce like no other. The all-new SUV with high end features attracts a lot of millionaires and billionaires. This Cullinan is located in Dubai and Mr Yusuf has been spotted driving the car by himself. He also owns one Cullinan in Dubai.
Mr Yusuf also owns a Mercedes-Benz GLS, which is the equivalant of the S-Class from the Mercedes-Benz stable. It is one of the most popular SUVs in the market. The GLS SUV also bears the same trademark registration number and it has been spotted on multiple occasions with Mr Yusuf.
Lexus LX 750
With a price tag of close to Rs 3 crore, the Lexus LX 750 is one of the most expensive cars available in the Indian market. He uses the car quite often when he is in Kerala. Like many other cars, even the Lexus gets the same “Govt of India” branding on it.
This is the top-end BMW 7-Series owned by Mr Yusuf. He often uses it to receive guests from the airports in India and this car became very popular when a Shiekh from UAE visited him in India. This sedan comes powered by a massive 4.4-litre petrol V8 engine that generates a maximum power of around 600 Bhp.
The Maybach name is synonymous with the luxury. Mercedes-Benz revived the Maybach brand a few years back and currently, they offer some of the most luxurious sedans in the market.