The Bollywood fraternity in India is one of the highest-paid group. There are many who drive around in most expensive cars that you can imagine and own several vehicles to take them around. However, there are still many who own practical mass segment cars that are best suited for the Indian conditions. Which are these cars? Let’s find out.
The Toyota Innova is an MPV that has been widely popular in the mass market. The Innova is easy to maintain, offers excellent ride quality, lasts for years and provides a lot of space. There are a few notable Bollywood actors who own the Innova and move around in it. Malaika Arora owns a petrol-automatic variant of the Innova Crysta. She has been spotted driving in the car all by herself too. Jackie Shroff also owns a Toyota Innova and uses it quite often. The veteran movie star Madhuri Dixit also owns a Toyota Innova that has been transformed into a lounge by DC Design.
Launched in the Indian market last year, the all-new Tata Harrier has a decent fanbase in India. The Harrier is a mid-size SUV that is positioned lower than the Mahindra XUV500. Fatima Sana Shiekh, who made her debut in the movie Dangal owns a Harrier Dark Edition.
The good old Toyota Fortuner has been around for ages in the Indian market and no other vehicle in the segment could replace the Fortuner from the top spot of the sales chart. The Fortuner is extremely popular and is used by many Bollywood celebrities like Amir Khan, who owns a latest-generation Fortuner while Bipasha Basu owns an older-generation Fortuner.
Maruti Suzuki Gypsy
The Maruti Suzuki Gypsy is an enthusiast’s car. Widely used by the armed forces, the lightweight Gypsy is one of the most capable SUVs in India. John Abraham, who is a big automobile aficionado own quite a few high-end motorcycles and cars. The Maruti Suzuki Gypsy is one of them.
The Jeep Compass is the best-selling product in the Indian market from the American manufacturer. It is a well-rounded product and is quite popular in the market too. There are many Bollywood celebrities including Akshay Kumar and Jacqueline Fernandez who owns a Jeep Compass. Even Sara Ali Khan drives around is a Jeep Compass.
The Tata Nano was launched in India to make the roads safer for the commuters by offering an affordable car. While the car did not become very popular in the market, there are many who understood the practical worth of the Nano. The small size of the car makes it agile in traffic and it is highly fuel-efficient too. Kim Sharma owns a Nano and she uses the car quite often.
The Honda CR-V is undoubtedly the most comfortable vehicle in the segment. It has been a choice for many in the past but is not as popular as it used to be. Even many Bollywood celebrities own the CR-V. Akshay Kumar and Sara Ali Khan own CR-V. Sara used to be spotted with the SUV quite often until recently while Akshay uses the petrol-powered CR-V every now and then.
Mahindra Jeep CJ4
Nana Patekar who has done several critically-acclaimed movies is a man of simple choices. Nana moves around in a humbler Royal Enfield Bullet and also owns a Mahindra Jeep CJ4A. The classic jeep is powered by a 2.2.-litre petrol engine and gets a three-speed transmission.