Actors and their love affair with expensive luxury vehicles are no secret. Many prominent personalities from the film industry are often seen splurging large sums of money on luxury cars. While most opt for brands like Mercedes-Benz, Audi, BMW, and Jaguar-Land Rover, a select few take it up a notch by acquiring a Porsche. Here are a few Indian actors who proudly own Porsche sports cars:
Riding on the success of his latest Gadar 2, Sunny Deol bought a Porsche 911 GT3 Touring earlier this year. This is the 2023 model and he posed with the car alongside his father Dharmendra, who is a veteran in the movie industry. The Porsche 911 GT3 Touring costs about Rs 3 crore. Sunny Deol loves the Porsche brand and owns the 911 from two generations 993 and 964.
Ram Kapoor frequently makes headlines for adding exotic cars and bikes to his collection, including a blue Porsche 911 purchased in 2021. This Porsche 911, owned by Ram Kapoor, belongs to the 992 generation of the sports car, equipped with a 3.0-litre twin-turbocharged six-cylinder Boxer engine capable of producing 444 PS of power and 530 Nm of torque.
Bobby Deol is among the early owners of a Porsche, possessing a 2013 Porsche 911 Carrera 4S that he’s often seen driving on the streets of Mumbai. This particular version of the 911 Carrera 4S boasts a 3.8-liter turbocharged inline-six engine coupled with a 7-speed dual-clutch automatic gearbox, delivering 400 PS of power and 440 Nm of torque.
Farhan Akhtar, known for wearing multiple hats as a director, producer, actor, and singer, proudly owns a light purple 2015 Porsche Cayman GTS. This Porsche Cayman variant draws power from a 3.4-liter turbocharged inline-six petrol engine generating 340 PS of maximum power and 380 Nm of peak torque.
Madhuri Dixit was recently spotted at Mumbai airport alongside her husband in a white Porsche 911 Turbo S, indicating her ownership of this sports car. It’s one of the variants of the latest 992 iteration of the sportscar, powered by a 3.8-liter twin-turbocharged flat-six engine that produces 645 PS of power and 800 Nm of torque.
Popular South Indian actor and avid car enthusiast Dulquer Salmaan isn’t content with just one Porsche sports car; he owns two. His first is a blue Porsche 911 GT3 equipped with a 4.0-litre naturally-aspirated six-cylinder boxer engine that generates 497 PS of power and 459 Nm of torque, paired with a 6-speed manual transmission. His second Porsche is a blue Panamera Turbo boasting a 4.0-litre V8 petrol engine that delivers 543 PS of power and 770 Nm of torque, paired with an 8-speed dual-clutch automatic transmission.
While it’s rare for female actresses to own Porsche sports cars, South Indian actress Mamta Mohandas is an exception. She owns a bright yellow Porsche 911 Carrera S, featuring a 3.0-litre twin-turbocharged six-cylinder petrol engine paired with an 8-speed dual-clutch automatic transmission. This engine produces 450 PS of power and 530 Nm of torque.
Another popular Malayalam actor and hardcore auto enthusiast, Fahadh Faasil, possesses a unique Python Green Porsche 911 Carrera S. This version of the range-topping sports car is equipped with a 3.0-liter twin-turbocharged six-cylinder engine that churns out 448 PS of power and 530 Nm of torque, paired with an 8-speed dual-clutch automatic transmission.