Amitabh Bachchan, Bollywood's greatest superstar and famously known as the 'Angry Young Man' is today celebrating his 75th birthday. In order to convey our tribute to Amitabh Bachchan, Express Drives has rounded-up a list of cars owned by Sr. Bachchan and his family. As flamboyant Amitabh's persona is, equally impressive is his taste in cars. So here's wishing a very Happy Birthday to Amitabh Bachchan with a list of cars he owns.
Rolls Royce Phanton: Reports suggest that the Rolls Royce Phantom was gifted to Amitabh Bachchan by director Vidhu Vinod Chopra a few years back and is one the most precious possession by Big B. He is seen in his silver four door variant of Rolls Royce Phantom often. The luxury car is powered by a 6.75L V12 engine that sheds a power of 453 hp and 720 Nm of torque. It is mated to a 8-Speed gearbox. The car approximately costs Rs 3.5 crore in India. Image Source: indiancarsbikes.in
Bentley Continental GT: Both Amitabh Bachchan and Abhishek Bachchan own and drive the Bentley Continental GT. The sporty variant of the Continental is sold in four variants. Senior Bachchan's Bentley Continental GT os powered by a 4L V8 twin turbo petrol engine that produces 521 bhp of power and 680 Nm of torquee. The car costs about 4 crore on-road.
Bentley Arnage R: Another Bentley owned by Big B the Bentley Arnage R one of the rare breed of luxury car you can find in India. Of course the car went out of production a while back and Sir Bachchan got the car while it was still in production.
Mercedes-Benz SL500: Formerly known as the Mercedes-Benz Roadster, the hard-top convertible is one of the many Mercedes-Benz cars owned by the actor. The other famous celebrity to own this roadster is Amitabh’s one of the most celebrated co-star Dharamendra famously knows as Veeru from his character in Sholay. Amitabh owned SL500 has a 5L naturally aspirated engine.
Range Rover Vogue: Range Rover Vogue is considered to be Amitabh's favorite car and he prefers this SUV while travelling for shoots in and around Mumbai. Big B owns the third generation Vogue that was built between 2002 to 2012. Image Source: NDTV Auto
Porsche Cayman S: Tall sir Bachchan owns this tiny little brat Porsche Cayman S. He has been spotted on his pure white Cayman a number of times and the sportscar is powered by a 3.4L petrol engine and costs about Rs 2 crore. Image Source: successstory.com
Mini Cooper S: The Mini was the latest to join Amitabh’s car collection last year. Initially the rumors did suggest that his car was mean for his grand daughter Aradhya Bachchan but was later confirmed it was for himself only. Mumbaikars have seen Amitabh Bachchan driving this car in Mumbai traffic. Image Source: successstory.com
Toyota Land Cruiser: One of the most popular SUVs of all times the Toyota Land Cruiser has been with Amitabh Bachchan for a while. Tall riding stance, comfortable rear seats and the massive 4.5L V8 turbo diesel engine might have been the reason why he chose one. Sir Bachchan prefers number 2 very much and almost all his cars including the Land Cruiser include number 2 in his registration number. Image Source: successstory.com
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