Advertisement

Rich and famous Mercedes-Maybach GLS owners in India: Ranveer Singh to Kriti Sanon

When the Mercedes Maybach GLS 600 arrived in India in 2021, it instantly became the hot favourite of the rich and elite car buyers across the country. It made its way in the homes of a few Bollywood celebrities as well. No doubt Mercedes-Maybach GLS was sold out only a few days before its arrival in India.

Ranveer Singh

Rich and famous Mercedes-Maybach GLS owners in India: Ranveer Singh to Kriti Sanon

Ranveer Singh already had a couple of exotic cars like an Arancio Borealis (orange) coloured Lamborghini Urus and an Aston Martin Rapide wrapped in a shade of blue. However, he acquired something more luxurious and exclusive in the form of a Cavansite Blue coloured Mercedes Maybach GLS 600 on his 36th birthday in 2021.

Arjun Kapoor

Rich and famous Mercedes-Maybach GLS owners in India: Ranveer Singh to Kriti Sanon

Following the purchase of Mercedes Maybach GLS 600 by Ranveer Singh, his close buddy from Bollywood and another prominent actor Arjun Kapoor also got one, though in a different shade of blue. It is the third luxury SUV acquired by Arjun Kapoor, after a Maserati Levante and a Land Rover Defender.

Ram Charan

Rich and famous Mercedes-Maybach GLS owners in India: Ranveer Singh to Kriti Sanon

Ram Charan is the first South Indian actor to buy the Mercedes Maybach GLS 600. What makes his black-coloured GLS 600 even more special is, that it is a specially customized unit with several luxury add-ons on the inside. It resulted in a higher price tag of Rs 4 crore for it. Ram Charan also owns other special cars like Aston Martin Vantage V8, Ferrari Portofino and Range Rover Autobiography.

Ayushmann Khurrana

Rich and famous Mercedes-Maybach GLS owners in India: Ranveer Singh to Kriti Sanon

Ayushmann Khurrana is an actor who has witnessed stardom rising at a very rapid pace in recent years. To match with his stardom, Khurrana gifted himself a black-coloured Mercedes Maybach GLS 600 in July 2021. While Khurrana is seen mostly in his new GLS 600 now, the actor also owns a few luxury saloons like Mercedes Benz S-Class, Audi A6 and BMW 5-Series.

Kriti Sanon

Rich and famous Mercedes-Maybach GLS owners in India: Ranveer Singh to Kriti Sanon

While the Mercedes Maybach GLS 600 is steadily becoming a favourite among male actors, Kriti Sanon has become the first and only actress to date to get the SUV for herself. Kriti acquired a Cavansite Blue-coloured Mercedes Maybach GLS 600, the same shade as Ranveer Singh’s GLS 600. Before buying the GLS 600, Kriti was mostly seen chauffered in her white-coloured Audi Q7. She has also owned a BMW 3-Series in the initial days of her stardom.

Mercedes Maybach GLS 600

Rich and famous Mercedes-Maybach GLS owners in India: Ranveer Singh to Kriti Sanon

The Mercedes Maybach GLS 600 arrived in India in 2021 for Rs 2.43 crore, making it the most expensive SUV from Mercedes Benz in its current lineup. This four-seater ultra-luxury SUV has got all the starry appeal, for which the Mercedes-Maybach brand name is known.

On the outside, it differentiates itself from the standard GLS SUV with its different chrome grille, heavy chrome inserts on front and rear bumpers, LED headlamps, 22-inch alloy wheels and Maybach logos on the D-pillars. On the inside too, the GLS 600 gets noteworthy differences in the form of beige and brown dual-tone Nappa leather upholstery, reclining rear seats, ventilated and massaging seats, dual 12.3-inch screens with the latest MBUX infotainment system, customizable ambient lighting and more.

The Mercedes Maybach GLS 600 sources its power from a 4.0-litre bi-turbo V8 petrol engine, which pumps out 550 bhp of power and 730 Nm of torque. A 9G-Tronic automatic gearbox, all-wheel drive and 48V EQ Boost system are available in the GLS 600 as standard.