The angry young man is turned 76 today. Amitabh Bachchan got his angry young man image in the 1970s with movies like Deewar and Zanjeer.
New Delhi, Oct 11, News24 Bureau: The angry young man is turned 76 today. Amitabh Bachchan got his angry young man image in the 1970s with movies like Deewar and Zanjeer. Silsala and Sholay added to his tall stature in the Bollywood. He is a Padma Shri, a Padma Bhushan, a Padma Vibhushan, and three-time National Award winner for Agneepath, Paa and Piku.
Big B and his family are one of the most popular families in Bollywood. They are also one of the most influential families in the industry and love to move around in style. Today we bring you all the cars that belong to the Bachchan family.
Amitabh has a range of SUVs in his garage and he previously owned a Lexus LX SUV. His current Lexus is an LC200, which is a flagship model of the brand. Amitabh has been seen quite often in the LC200 and sometimes taking control of the wheels himself. The LC200 is powered by a 4.7-litre V8 diesel engine that produces a maximum of 262 Bhp and 650 Nm.
This is one of the Bachchan’s latest acquisition. The flagship of Land Rover brand is an SUV that can be found in many Bollywood garages. It is the top of the line Autobiography Long Wheelbase version of the Range Rover and is priced at about Rs. 2.8 crore. The car is powered by a 4.4-litre V8 diesel engine that produces a maximum of 345 Bhp and 740 Nm.
Big B received a Rolls Royce Phantom as a gift from Director Vidhu Vinod Chopra. The Phantom was gifted a token of appreciation by the director after the completion of the movie, Eklavya. The Phantom is known as one of the most luxurious cars in the world.
Bachchan owns the sportier version of the Continental, which was gifted by a politician to him. He himself and his son Abhishek has been spotted numerous time in the Bentley.
Big B also owns the Audi flagship, A8 L. The most premium Audi saloon is often used by the family members including Aishwarya Rai Bachchan. It is powered by a 4.2-litre V8 engine that generates 350 Bhp and 800 Nm.
Aishwarya Rai regularly uses a new generation S-Class. She is often seen in the W222 S-Class with her daughter. The white coloured S 500 is the top of the line model used by the actress.
The star also owns a previous generation S350 W221. The previous generation car has been seen ferrying the family on numerous occasions. It is powered by a 3.5-litre petrol engine that produces a maximum of 302 Bhp and 370 Nm.
Bacchan received a gift from his son Abhishek in the form of MINI Cooper. The car carries a special number “2882”. Bachchan explains the number of his car as the date when he was given the second life. After the accident on the sets of Coolie, Bachchan almost died and was revived on 2nd August 1982, the car number denotes the same date.