Shah Rukh Khan is known for many things, but the one aspect that attracts us most is his envious collection of cars. Today, the Badshah of Bollywood turns 56, and to mark this occasion, we take a look at some of his most prized possessions.
Shah Rukh Khan a.k.a. the Badshah of Bollywood is known for many things. Be it the romantic roles, the strong characters he portrays on screen, or his overall bankability as a superstar. However, one aspect of his that attracts use more than any other is his envious collection of cars. The 56-year-old actor is quite a bit of a petrol head and he loves to add new and exotic cars to his garage. So, today, on his birthday, we take a look at some of his most prized possessions.
1. Rolls-Royce Phantom
When it comes to Bollywood actors owning a Rolls-Royce means they have made it! So, it is not a surprise that the King Khan owns the brand’s flagship model, the Rolls-Royce Phantom. In fact, SRK owns the previous-generation Phantom VII, which has been a part of his garage for several years now. The car is powered by a 6.7-litre V12 engine that makes about 453 bhp and 720 Nm of peak torque.
2. Bentley Continental GT
Another uber-luxury car owned by Shah Rukh Khan is the Bentley Continental GT. The two-door luxury coupe has been in the actor’s garage for several years now, and it’s among his most prized possessions. The comes with a 4.0-litre twin-turbo V8 petrol engine, which makes 498 bhp and 660 Nm of peak torque.
3. Mercedes-Benz S-Class
Shah Rukh Khan also has a Mercedes-Benz S-Class in his garage, and it is the previous-gen S 500 L model. The car is owned and used by his wife Gauri Khan. The car is powered by a V8 engine that makes about 453 bhp and 700 Nm of peak torque.
4. Range Rover Sport
The actor also owns a few luxury SUVs, and he has been mostly seen using a Land Rover Range Rover Sport. It’s one of his daily drivers. The Range Rover Sport is powered by a 3.0 V6 engine that makes about 187 bhp and 440 Nm of peak torque.
5. Mercedes-Benz GL-Class/GLS
Another luxury SUV in his garage is the Mercedes-Benz GL-Class, which in its latest avatar is called the GLS. The model owned by the actor is a 2014 Mercedes-Benz GL 350 CDI. The SUV is powered by a 3.0-litre diesel engine that makes 255 bhp and 619 Nm of peak torque.
6. Hyundai Creta
Yes, there are a few modest cars in the King Khan’s garage as well and the latest-gen Hyundai Creta is one of them. Shah Rukh Khan has been the brand ambassador for the Hyundai brand for years now and he was the first customer to get the new Creta compact SUV when it was launched last year.
7. Hyundai Santro
The Santro was the path-breaking product for Hyundai in India, and SRK has been the brand ambassador of the car, ever since the first model was launched in India. In fact, Shah Rukh owns both the first-generation Hyundai Santro, as well as the current-gen model that was launched a few years ago.