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Ranveer Singh to Cyrus Mistry: India’s famous Jaguar car owners

While German luxury cars are quite popular in India, the British brand, Jaguar, is owned by a select few. Jaguars have their own aura and have quite a fan following across the globe. Who are the rich and famous Indians who own Jaguar cars in India? Let’s find out.

Ranveer Singh

Ranveer Singh to Cyrus Mistry: India’s famous Jaguar car owners

Tha dashing Bollywood actor has a range of German cars in his garage. From Mercedes-Benz GLS to the new S-Class. Before this, Ranveer owned the flagship Jaguar sedan, the XJ L. The XJ L gets a coupe-shaped roof that makes it unique in the segment.  The XJ L is the long-wheelbase variant of the XJ sedan. The ultra-luxurious saloon is used by Ranveer whenever he prefers to be chauffeured around.

The car comes with a wide range of engine choices. There is a 2.0-litre 4-cylinder turbocharged petrol that produces a maximum of 237 Bhp – 340 Nm. There is a bigger 3.0-litre 6-cylinder turbocharged engine that produces a maximum of 296 Bhp.

Parineeti Chopra

Ranveer Singh to Cyrus Mistry: India’s famous Jaguar car owners

Parineeti Chopra, who has worked in a few movies in India, moves around in a Jaguar XJ L. Parineeti is a car fanatic and owns a Honda City and an Audi Q7 too. The XJ L is the most expensive car in her garage and more than often, she is spotted in the flagship Jaguar sedan. It is powered by the same 3.0-litre turbocharged V6 engine that develops a maximum of 296 Bhp. We are not sure about the variant of Parineeti’s XJ L.

Boman Irani

Ranveer Singh to Cyrus Mistry: India’s famous Jaguar car owners

Boman Irani is a versatile actor known for his various off-beat roles in Bollywood. Boman bought the latest generation sedan from Jaguar, the XF last year. The XF is quite a family car and is now made in India. It gets powered by a 2.0-litre Ingenium diesel engine that has a power output of 177 Bhp. There is a 2.0-litre petrol engine too that generates a maximum power of 237 Bhp.  The XF costs around Rs. 50 lakh in India and takes on the likes of Audi A6 and BMW 5-Series.

Karan Johar

Ranveer Singh to Cyrus Mistry: India’s famous Jaguar car owners

The popular Bollywood director, anchor, producer, Karan Johar, famously known as KJo owns a fleet of luxury cars. Among all the German cars that he owns, a white Jaguar XJ L shares space in the garage. The XJ L offers impeccable luxury features in the rear seat that makes it the first choice of many celebrities and industrialists in India.

Shahid Kapoor

Ranveer Singh to Cyrus Mistry: India’s famous Jaguar car owners

Shahid owns the exotic XKR-S sports coupe and that too red in colour. It is likely to be the only Jaguar sports car owned by a Bollywood celebrity in India. The red-hot car is powered by a 5.0-litre V8 petrol engine that produces a maximum power of 542 Bhp and 680 Nm of peak torque. All the power is delivered to the rear wheel through a 6-speed transmission. The XKR-S has an impressive 0-100 km/h figure of 4.4 seconds and it can reach a top speed of 300 km/h.

Mammootty

Ranveer Singh to Cyrus Mistry: India’s famous Jaguar car owners

Mammootty’s fan following is as expansive as his range of cars. Mammootty is a true car lover and has a variety of cars in his garage. However, he seems to like the XJ L the most and has been spotted quite a few times driving it around. He owns the XJ L in a very different shade that highlights the car even in a thick crowd.

Prabhas

Ranveer Singh to Cyrus Mistry: India’s famous Jaguar car owners

Prabhas rose to fame after the release of his movie, Bahubali. Prabhas is extremely famous in South Indian movies and owns a range of cars including a Jaguar XJ L that he uses the most. Prabhas has been spotted many times using his silver colour XJ L to reach his movie shoots.

Jayaram

Ranveer Singh to Cyrus Mistry: India’s famous Jaguar car owners

The popular Malayalam actor, Jayaram, is known for his extreme movie stunts. On the road, he rides a Jaguar XJ L. He owns a royale blue shade of the Jaguar XJ L that makes it look classy. Jayaram loves to drive and has been seen often in the vehicle.

Sreesanth

Ranveer Singh to Cyrus Mistry: India’s famous Jaguar car owners

Many of us remember Sreesanth as the fast and furious bowler of the Indian cricket team. The cricketer-turned-politician bought a Jaguar XJ L for his daily commute. Srisanth owns a white coloured XJ L, which is one of the most common colours in the Indian car market. However, the brilliant design of the XJ L makes sure that it does not get lost in the sea of cars.

Cyrus Mistry

Ranveer Singh to Cyrus Mistry: India’s famous Jaguar car owners

The ousted Tata chairman, Cyrus Mistry, owns a Jaguar XF. It is surprising that the famous industrialist did not get his hands on the flagship XJ L. Mistry loves to keep a low profile and also owns a Honda CR-V. Cyrus is an avid car enthusiast and has gifted a 1971 Jaguar E-Type to his son too.

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