While we have seen the glamorous lifestyle of many Bollywood celebrities, there are many who live a rather toned-down life. Many B-Towners own the swankiest set of wheels but there many others who have humble, regular cars that are used by common people. Which are these actors and which vehicles do they drive? Let’s find out.
Nana Patekar is known for its serious acting and is a renowned actor in the Bollywood. Patekar is a humble person and stays off the camera during social events. Apart from his regular cars, Patekar also owns a Mahindra Major. It is based on the stretched chassis of the CJ4A and is powered by a 2.6-litre diesel engine. The car gets a five-speed transmission and a 4X4 drivetrain.
Marui Suzuki Gypsy
John is an avid lover of automobiles. His personal car and bike collection include enthusiast-focussed names like the Nissan GT-R. Being an enthusiast himself, John also a Maruti Gypsy. The actor has been spotted in his white coloured Gypsy King quite a few times and has kept the off-roader in stock condition. The Gypsy is the most affordable 4X4 vehicle that you can buy in India and is widely used by the Indian Army.
Mahindra Scorpio Getaway
Gul Panag loves expeditions and is a known car-enthusiast too. She often rides motorcycles on her adventures and also has a heavily modified Mahindra Scorpio Getaway in her garage. Modified by Jaskirat Nagra of Sarbloh Motors, the Scorpio gets many additions like a rooftop tent, a chemical toilet, a winch on the front modified bumper and so on.
Amir Khan is known for being extremely choosy when it comes to the movies. He is also known as the perfectionist and owns a fleet of luxury cars including the Bentley Continental GT and Mercedes-Benz S-Guard. Amir also owns a few humble cars like a Mahindra XUV 500 and a Toyota Fortuner. The new-gen Fortuner is not used by Amir much when he goes to the events but he sure uses it when he wants to be discreet.
The young rising actress, Disha Patani owns a set of very humble cars and both are sedan from D-segment. She is mostly seen in the Cruze when she’s not driving. She seems to like the Honda a bit more and drives around in it most of the times. Disha has been spotted driving around in her white Honda Civic quite often too.
Jackie Shroff is a big BMW fan and even owns an M5. However, the actor also owns a couple of humble cars including the good-old Toyota Innova and Toyota Fortuner. The tried and tested MUV has been spotted with Jackie quite a lot and often he himself drives the car around. Toyota Innova is known for its comfortable ride and the bullet-proof reliability.
Bipasha Basu moves around in an old-gen Toyota Fortuner. The humble Toyota Fortuner is the largest selling car in the segment and it can serve the owner for a long time without developing problems. Bipasha and her husband Karan Grover have been spotted in the white Fortuner quite a lot and it is the 3.0-litre diesel version that gets full-time AWD system.
Dino Morea rose to the top ranks in the Indian cinema in his time but then slowly disappeared from the silver screen. Dino loves biking and owns quite a few two-wheelers. However, whenever he needs a car, he uses the old-generation Ford Endeavour. Dino has been spotted driving the true American SUV himself quite a lot. He also owns a Range Rover.
Toyota Innova Crysta
Malaika Arora Khan is a fashion diva and roams around in extremely luxurious vehicles including a Range Rover Vogue. She also owns a humble Innova Crysta and has been spotted on more than one occasion with the car. She owns the petrol automatic version, which is smoother than the diesel version and feels more comfortable.
Tata Safari Storme
The Safari Storme was gifted to Anil Kapoor by Tata Motors to promote a TV show. Anil has not been using the SUV much, but it is the only humble ride in his garage. The Tata Safari Storme uses a 2.2-litre Varicor turbo-diesel engine that generates a maximum power of 148 Bhp and 320 Nm. There’s also a more powerful version of the Storme in the market.