Italian supercar manufacturer Lamborghini is one of the most revered names in the world of cars. The Sant’Agata based company started out as a tractor manufacturer but today it’s among the forefronts of automotive innovation in the world. Founded by Ferruccio Lamborghini, the company has come a long way from its origins and landed on our shores a couple of years back. Compared to the last decade, a lot more Indians now own Lamborghini vehicles. Today, let’s take a look at 10 famous Indians who own a Lamborghini supercar in India.
Hardik Pandya’s latest ride is a Lamborghini Huracan – one of the Italian supercar brand’s best seller. The Lamborghini Huracan starts from Rs. 3.56 crores on-road Mumbai, and goes up to Rs. 4.41 crores. It’s not clear as to which variant Hardik Pandya has chosen. The Huracan sold in India is available in multiple variants. It’s imported as a completely built unit (CBU) from Italy. The base trim is powered by the 5.2 liter naturally aspirated V10 petrol engine with 571 Bhp of peak power produced at 8,250 rpm and 560 Nm of peak torque produced at 6,500 rpm. This motor powers the rear wheels of the supercar, and is paired to a 7 speed automatic gearbox.
Gautam Singhania is a known automotive enthusiasts and the man maintains one of the best car collections of India. Chairman of Raymond’s group, he loves his exotics which range from custom-built hot rods to a drift special BMW M3. He likes Lamborghinis too, and has a Gallardo Superleggera LP570 and an Aventador parked at home.
Yuvraj Singh has a mixed collection of cars but the cherry on top of his collection is a Lamborghini Murcielago LP 640-4 in a sporty shade of orange. It is the fastest car in Yuvraj’s garage and has been seen driving it around the Buddh International Circuit. The sinister-looking supercar is powered by a 6.5-litre, naturally aspirated V12 petrol engine that generates a maximum of 631 Bhp and 660 Nm.
The Poonawalla family is one of those families in India which has several petrolheads in house and have the money to get them to their garage. Among the various family members, Yohan Poonawalla owns a very distinctive, chrome wrapped Lamborghini Gallardo which is a rather rare sight in our country.
John Abraham owns a matte black Lamborghini Gallardo. The Gallardo, which was Lamborghini’s best selling supercar, is no longer made. The version John has uses a 5.2 litre naturally aspirated V10 petrol engine that makes 550 Bhp of peak power and 560 Nm of peak torque.
Actress Shilpa Shetty was gifted a blue coloured Gallardo by her husband Raj Kundra several years back. The Gallardo had mid-mounted 5.2-litre V10 engine that churned out a maximum power of 562 Bhp along with a peak torque of 540 Nm. The car has a top speed of 320 km/h and can sprint from 0 km/h to 100 km/h in just 3.9 seconds.
Mallika Sherawat owns a Lamborghini which she gifted herself a few years ago. It is the Aventador SV model which is a more hardcore and performance-oriented model of the already maniac supercar. It is powered by a 6.5-litre V12 engine that churns out a maximum power of 740 Bhp and 690 Nm of torque which is sent to all four wheels via a 7-speed semi-automatic gearbox.
Harris Jayaraj is a music composer who’s huge in the Tamil film industry. This man also has a taste for speed. To satiate his speed cravings, he bought himself a Lamborghini Gallardo Bicolore which was a special edition model and comes with unique Skorplus alloy wheels.