Indian Celebrities & their Prized Two-Wheeled Possessions
Modified On Oct 27, 2018 By Pradeep Shah
From Salman to Aamir, Hrithik to John, almost all hunks in Bollywood have especially reserved a huge space in their hearts for exotic automobiles. In fact, the high-end bikes have always been connected Bollywood celebrities in one way or the other for many years. These famous personalities love their motorcycles as much as their star stature and love to flaunt these epic machines in style to reinforce their stardom.
Today, we are bringing to you some of the renowned Bollywood celebrities and what they ride in their daily lives. Hold your breath as some of them have an epic collection that you will definitely envy.
10) R. Madhavan
The southern superstar who gained popularity after Bollywood blockbusters ‘Rehna Hai Tere Dil mein’ and ‘3 Idiots’ has a big space in his heart for muscular and giant two-wheelers. Only few people know that Madhavan has a mighty BMW K1600 GTL in his garage that cranks out a shattering 160bhp of power and 175Nm of torque. The bike costs Rs. 24 lacs and the actor did not hesitate from spending this amount for the leisure the bike brings with it.
9) Rohit Roy
Popularly known for his roles in Television serials, Rohit has also some gripping Bollywood movies under his belt like Apartment and Dus Kahaniyaan. The actor has a limited edition Honda Rune that has a massive engine displacement of 1832cc. Only 600 units of the bike have been manufactured worldwide and it cost whopping Rs. 24 lacs to the actor to gain its possession.
8) Vivek Oberoi
Known for his roles in Bollywood movies like Prince, Grand Masti, Jayantabhai ki Luv story etc, Vivek also carries a deep love for superbikes in his heart. The actor bought a yellow Ducati 1098 back in the year 2010 and it is said that his company with Sanjay Dutt inspired him to do as Sanju Baba who himself is a crazy bike maniac. Mr. Oberoi had to pay Rs. 45 lacs from his bank account to own this Ducati.
7) Uday Chopra
The actor has not much to say about his acting career except for his roles in few films like Pyaar Impossible and Mohabbatein. Particularly gaining image as a cool rider after the release of Dhoom series, Uday sure has a deep interest in bikes and he proudly owns three supersport machines from the Dhoom franchise itself. Attached to them emotionally, the actor calls them Betty, Anny and Esmeralda. Out of three, one is the Suzuki Bandit, which you have seen him riding in the first edition of Dhoom. The bike comes with a price tag of Rs. 10.75 lacs.
6) Sanjay Dutt
The ‘Munna bhai’ of Bollywood - Mr. Sanjay Dutt proudly owns a black and mean Harley Davidson Fat Boy. He was also gifted a custom built Italian bike for doing cameo in the movie Ra One by Shahrukh Khan. The gifted bike was worth Rs. 15 lacs.
5) Shahid Kapoor
The chocolaty boy has a lot of hits under his belt including Haider and Jab We Met. The actor owns a Harley Davidson Fat Boy and a chopper with a powerful 1,690cc engine. Currently priced at Rs. 15.10 lacs, the bike generates a mammoth power and tarmac tearing torque that ensures that the Kapoor lad never runs out of style. His first bike was a Bajaj Caliber, which he used to take to his college during his early days.
4) Rannvijay Singh Sangha
The actor gained immense popularity after the success of popular TV show - MTV Roadies. Rannvijay’s love for two-wheels seems evident from his numerous pics on stylish bikes that surfaced over the internet many a times. Right since his early age, this biker boy has a total of 8 monstrous bikes that includes a Kawasaki ZX-7 worth Rs. 9.5 lacs and many classic styled motorcycles.
3) Salman Khan
Dabangg Khan of Bollywood is known for having a macho personality and he loves to flaunt his muscles in many of his movies. Besides this, the actor also remains in gossips for having some of the finest automobiles parked in his garage. Salman has a blue-coloured, limited-edition Suzuki Intruder M1800 RZ which is priced at Rs. 15 lacs in the Indian market. Besides this, he possesses a Suzuki Hayabusa worth Rs. 13.5 lacs that is registered as one of the fastest motorcycles in the world. Khan also has a Royal Enfield GT which was gifted to him by his bodyguard Shera and interestingly, its number plate reads 2712 - the birthdate of Salman (December 27).
2) Mahendra Singh Dhoni
The Indian Cricket team captain - Mahendra Singh Dhoni doesn’t need an introduction today. Besides rapidly generating runs from his bat, he is also known for having a collection of quick and powerful bikes that he takes on rides occasionally due to his busy schedule. The Jharkhand boy has been snapped numerous times on various high-end bikes, which he has in his home back in Jharkhand. The favourite among his bikes is the Confederate X132 Hellcat which costed him a whopping Rs. 60 lacs. Others include a Kawasaki ZX-14R, Harley Davidson Fat Boy, Yamaha Thundercat, Royal Enfield Machismo, Ducati 1098 and a Yamaha RD350. MS Dhoni recently owned a Kawasaki Ninja H2 and is proudly the first buyer of the hypersport bike in India.
1) John Abraham
The hunky heartthrob of the nation and the official Brand Ambassador of Yamaha - John’s love for sportsbikes isn’t hidden from anyone. The actor has been associated with extravagant cars and bikes since his early days and can be seen doing rounds on them on the roads of Mumbai late in the night. John owns a Yamaha YZF-R1, a Suzuki GSX-1300R Hayabusa, Yamaha V-Max and a custom built chopper named as Light Foot, which was made especially for the actor by the Jaipur-based Rajputana Customs. Recently, a matte black Aprilia RSV4 also got integrated into his garage when Piaggio gifted the bike as an honour to the Bollywood biking enthusiast.