Paul Walker was a true-blue car enthusiast. The actor who starred in the Fast & Furious movie series was an extreme car lover in real life too. Today is Paul Walker’s birthday. Now that he has left us after a tragic accident, we take a look in his garage. After Paul Walker died, many of his cars were auctioned. Here are a few of many cars that he owned.
Nissan Skyline GT-R R34
Tthe original GT-R that was launched in 1969 and but the production came to an end in 1973. After 16 years, Nissan revived the GT-R name due to its popularity. The R34 owned by Paul Walker is the fifth generation of the Nissan GT-R that was launched in 1999 and came with shorter front and rear overhang.
The car was powered by a 2.6-litre straight six-cylinder engine with twin-turbo and came with a 5-speed manual gearbox. The car produced 280 BHP and could reach a top speed of 249 km/h.
BMW M3 Coupe
Paul Walker participated in racing events and had many race-spec cars for the job. He often took his BMW M3 to such events. His E92 M3 was a part of aePerformance racing team.
The two-door coupe is powered by a huge 4.0-litre V8 engine that generates a maximum of 420 BHP. The car could do 0-100 km/h in just 4.8 seconds. The power to the rear wheels of the E92 M3 went through the 6-speed manual transmission. The stock model was limited to 249 km/h but the Paul Walker’s M3 was unrestricted and could do well over 300 km/h.
BMW 2002 tii Touring Alpina
The rare car from 1974 was owned by Paul Walker for a long time. The beautiful looking grand tourer was produced only for 4 years and is loved by enthusiasts all over the world. The 2002 ti Touring owned by Walker was upgraded heavily.
The received a fiery orange color with foglights, graphics, and minor upgrades. The car also received body kits from Bilstein. It was powered by a 2,000cc four-cylinder engine that produced a maximum of 130 BHP. It came with a five-speed quick-shift manual transmission.
Porsche 911 GT3
The Porsche 911 GT3 is one of t he most famous cars from the Porsche garage. It has been named after the GT3 class race of the Federation of International Automobiles (FIA). Paul Walker owned the Porsche 997 that came out in 2006.
The car is powered by a 3,600cc engine with 6-cylinders configured in a H shape. The engine generated a maximum of 415 BHP and 405 Nm of maximum torque. The car could do 0-100 km/h in just 4.3 seconds and could reach a top speed of 311 km/h.
Paul Walker loved German and JDM cars and the sports car from Lexus also found a space his most loved car collection. Lexus invited Paul to drive their LFA to help it reach 30,000-mile mark. The Japanese manufacturer wanted to show how smooth the car remains even after completing such a huge distance.
Following this, Paul bought the LFA. Powering the LFA is a 4.8-litre V10 engine that produces 553 BHP of maximum power. The car could reach 100 km/h mark in just 3.4 seconds and do a top speed of 326 km/h.
Porsche Carrera GT
This is is the car which the last car driven by Walker. The red Porsche Carrera GT looks marvelous and was a limited edition car from Porsche. Only 1500 examples of the car were launched and Paul co-owned one.
The power came from 5.7-litre V10 engine that produced 612 BHP of raw power. The car could do 0-100 km/h in just 3.9 seconds and could reach a top speed of 331.2 km/h.
Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution VII
The Evo VII received the biggest change in the history of the Lance Evo cars. The was based on the Cedia platform but carried many changes. The biggest of them was the addition of an active central differential and a more effective limited-slip differential system.
The car was powered by a 2.0-litre inline 4 cylinder engine that generated a maximum of 276 BHP. It came with both 5-speed automatic and manual gearbox. The car came with diamond cut alloys and also represented Mitsubishi at WRC.
Porsche Cayman S
Paul Walker was a Porsche lover and the number of Porsches in his garage was a proof of this. He owned a Porsche Cayman S, a model that was launched even before Cayman.
The car was powered by a 3.4-litre engine that produced a maximum of 295 BHP and 340 Nm of torque. The car could do 0-100 km/h in 5.4 seconds and reach a top speed of 275 km/h.
Nissan GT-R R35
This is the latest version of the Nissan GT-R and Paul Walker owned two of them. Known as the supercar killer, the R35 GT-R is a very potent car. The Japanese supercar had a drag coefficient of only 0.27 and the power caem from 3.8-litre V6 twin-turbo engine.
The power came from 3.8-litre V6 engine that generated 480 BHP of maximum power and 588 Nm of maximum torque. The car could do 0-100 km/h in just 3.9 seconds and could reach a top speed of 311 km/h.
Nissan GT-R R35 facelift
Paul also owned the facelift version of the GT-R. It was powered by similar 3.8-litre V6 engine but produced more power at 530 BHP and 612 Nm of maximum torque. The car could do 0-100 km/h in just 2.9 seconds and reach a top speed of 315 km/h.