Most Indian politicians use SUVs, such as the Mahindra Scorpio and Toyota Fortuner, on a daily basis. There some who even have premium models from Range Rover and Mercedes. However, a handful of them even have an exotic car for their personal use. Here are 10 such politicians.
Prateek Yadav is the youngest son of seasoned politician Mulayam Singh Yadav, the founder of the Samajwadi Party. While Mulayam and his son Akhilesh have been seen using powerful SUVs, Prateek uses a Lamborghini Huracan Spider. This Italian supercar is powered by a 5.2-litre, V10 motor that outputs 610 bhp and 560 Nm.
Udhayanidhi is the son of Stalin and the grandson of Karunanidhi, the DMK chief. Udhayanidhi has acted in a handful of movies and is even an active politician. He owns a Hummer H3, which is a true-blue American SUV that gets its juice from a 3.5-litre straight-5 cylinder L52 engine that produces 220 bhp and 305 Nm.
Ram Kadam is an MLA for BJP who owns a Mercedes E350 Cabriolet and, more importantly, a Jaguar XJ L luxury sedan. Some more digging around reveals that the politician even has a Rolls Royce Ghost and a Bentley model in his garage.
Politician Narendra Mehta gifted his wife Suman Mehta a Lamborghini Huracan. Sadly, his wife couldn’t handle the supercar and crashed it soon after she started driving it. It may be noted here that this Lambo was bought in the Arancio Borealis paint shade to match the BJP party colours. Powering this supercar is a 5.2-litre naturally aspirated V10 engine that outputs 610 bhp and 560 Nm. The car can accelerate from zero to 100 kmph in just 3.2 seconds.
Pramod is an MLA from Udupi in Karnataka. Pramod is not only a politician but also a successful businessman. He drives a Rolls Royce Ghost, which is one of the most luxurious sedans you can buy in the country. It’s said Pramod bought this car for Rs. 5.8 crore.
Chiranjeevi is an actor, film producer, businessman, investor, dancer, and even a politician. Chiranjeevi owns a Rolls Royce Phantom, which is the most expensive luxury car you can buy n India. The latest-gen Phantom costs more than Rs. 9.5 crore and is powered by a 6.75-litre V12 engine that outputs 453 bhp.
Pawan Kadam is the younger brother of Chiranjeevi. He has formed a political party called Jana Sena. Also he has campaigned for BJP as well as Telugu Dasam Party. He owns a Mercedes G55 AMG.
Rajeev Chandrasekhar is an Indian politician and multimillionaire entrepreneur who is currently serving as Member of Parliament in the upper house of the Indian Parliament. He owns some really expensive cars, including India’s only Ferrari Dino, a Lamborghini Murcielago Barchetta, a Ferrari F355 Spyder, a BMW M5 (E60) and a Hummer H2.
Jagan Mohan Reddy
Jagan Mohan Reddy is the son of YS Raja Rajasekhara Reddy, the former chief minister of Andhra Pradesh. Currently, he is the president of YSR Congress Party. He uses a Jaguar XJ L, which used to come with two engine options – 3.0-litre diesel and 5.0-litre petrol.
Nikhil is the grandson of H.D. Deve Gowda, a former prime minister of India. He’s also a well-known politician from Karnataka. Nitin is the son of H.D. Kumaraswamy, a former chief minister of Karnataka. Not just this, he’s also a businessman and the head of the Janata Dal (Secular). He uses a Lamborghini Gallardo.