Cricket is among the most popular sports in the world with a massive fan following for the game and its players. Cricketers are known for their power-packed performances on the field and a grandiose life off it.
From luxury mansions to expensive cars and bikes, cricketers sure know how to live a rich life. Here, we bring you a sneak peek into the cricketer’s luxurious garages, from Hardik Pandya’s cars to the fantasy bike and car collection of MS Dhoni.
The captain of the Indian cricket team and one of the world’s finest cricketers – Virat Kohli has one of the most enviable garages of luxury cars. These include:
Bentley Continental GT – A luxury sports car that runs on a 4.0-litre V8 petrol engine and goes beyond 500 PS power. Bentley Flying Spur – The cricketer’s most commonly seen ride in the city, this car runs on a 4.0-litre V8 engine, similar to the Continental GT. Audi(s) – As a brand ambassador, it is only expected that Kohli would have a couple of Audis in his garage. However, the car enthusiast has over 6 Audis in his garage consisting of the S5, RS 5, Q7, Q8, A8 L, R8 LMX, and R8 V10 Plus. Of these, the R8 LMX is an ultra-luxurious automobile capable of setting one back approx. Rs 3 crores. The car runs on a 5.2-litre V10 engine capable of 570 Bhp power.
Land Rover Range Rover Vogue – A white SUV that is a trademark of the rich and famous with a 4.4-litre V8 diesel engine capable of going up to 335 PS.
This beloved cricketer is no stranger to the news. Be it for his phenomenal spin-bowling on the field or his extravagant lifestyle, this Australian cricketer and his antics are a fan favourite. One of Warne’s passions is the purchase of luxurious cars. The cricket star spent a fortune for his 20-car basement garage in Australia which now hosts some spectacular wheels.
The cricketer is believed to own a Ferrari 360, a couple of Mercedes cars, two BMWs, and a couple of Jaguars. He also owns a Bentley Continental Supersports, one of his most cherished possessions on which he reportedly spent over $250,000.
However, none of these has made more news than his Lamborghini collection. The cricketer, who is also the brand ambassador for the brand, owns a Gallardo Superleggera and a Lamborghini Murciélago.
Arguably one of the finest Indian cricketers of all time, Dhoni has one of the finest collections of luxury cars and bikes, including the highly coveted Hummer H2. Some of his most luxurious drives include:
Kawasaki Ninja H2 - A superbike with a 998 cc 4 cylinder engine, capable of 200 hp at 11000 rpm power.
Confederate X132 Hellcat – Only 150 of these bikes exist in the world and Dhoni has one of them. The Hellcat has a 2.2 L V-Twin engine capable of 132 hp power. Ninja ZX-14R – A 4- cylinder 1441 cc engine with a maximum power of 197.39 bhp, this bike is capable of a speed over 300km/h. Harley-Davidson Fat Boy – One of the cricketer’s most commonly spotted bikes, the Fat Boy comes with a 1690 cc engine capable of 65 bhp. Ducati 1098 – One of the finest names in luxury bikes, this bike has a 1099 cc engine with a power of 160 hp.
The cricketer also has two vintage bikes in his collection, namely the BSA Goldstar and Norton Jubilee 250.
Pontiac Firebird Trans AM – the latest addition to Dhoni’s car collection, this muscle car has a V8 6.6 Litre engine with 325 bhp. Ferrari 599 GTO – A stylish luxury car, this model comes with a 6.0-litre Naturally Aspirated V12 engine with a power of 661 bhp.
Hummer H2 – A luxurious SUV, the car reportedly set back the former Indian captain almost Rs 1 crore. An Audi Q7, Mitsubishi Pajero SFX, and a Land Rover are also said to be a part of the luxury car collection of MS Dhoni.
A popular name in West Indies and International Cricket, DJ Bravo is a car enthusiast as well. The star is loved for his on-field performance and powerful style as well as his carefree and luxurious persona off-field. The star enjoys fast and powerful cars that reflect his personal style. His luxury car collection includes a coveted Mustang and a Range Rover that cost him anywhere between Rs 1.66-3.44 crore. The cricketer also reportedly bought an Endeavour as a gift for his dad.
The all-rounder of Australian cricket, Shane Watson is well-known for his seam bowling and his ability to hit hard with the bat. However, the cricketer is also said to be a luxury car enthusiast and has been seen cruising in the stylish Volvo during his free time. His prized possessions include:
Volvo XC60 – One of the safest cars on the road, this model is powered by a 1,969 cc four-cylinder twin-turbocharged diesel engine delivering 233 bhp of maximum power.
Audi Q5 - A powerful SUV, the Q5 is powered by a 1968 cc TDI diesel engine capable of 190 bhp of maximum power.
Hardik Pandya is one of the most recognised and respected names in Indian cricket owing to his powerful performances on the field. Moreover, his unique sense of style and luxurious lifestyle has also made him a fan favourite. His passion for luxury extends to his rides for an enviable collection. Hardik Pandya’s cars include:
Land Rover Range Rover – A popular choice for India’s elite, the Range Rover is equipped with a 3-litre 6-cylinder petrol engine capable of a maximum power of 255 Bhp.
Mercedes-Benz AMG G63 – One of the most expensive SUVs believed to be valued at over Rs 2 crores, this car suits the cricketer’s powerful style. The car is powered by a 4.0-litre dual-turbocharged V8 petrol engine capable of producing a top power of 585 Bhp and a peak torque of 850 Nm.
Lamborghini Huracan EVO – The ultimate in luxury sports cars, the Huracan EVO comes with a 5.2-litre V10 engine capable of producing a top power of 640 hp and a peak torque of 600 Nm. Audi A6 35TDI – The cricketer was awarded this stylish German car for the Breakthrough Performance Award at the Indian Sports Honours in 2018 by Audi. The model is equipped with a 2 litre, 4-cylinder turbocharged diesel engine that generates a maximum power of 190 Bhp and a peak torque of 400 Nm.
Mini Clubman Cooper S – Not a popular choice among sportspeople, Hardik Pandya once again proved his style is unique with the addition of the Copper S to his collection. The car is capable of zooming at a top speed of 220 kph and comes with a 2-litre 4-cylinder turbocharged petrol engine that is capable of churning out a top power of 192 Bhp and a peak torque of 280 Nm. In addition to the above cars, Pandya is also believed to have bought a Mercedes-Benz GLA 200 and a Jeep Compass which was a gift for his father.