Raj Kundra and Shilpa Shetty Expensive Car Collection

Raj Kundra is a British-Indian businessman. His net worth at present stands to be around $350 million, which amounts to more than ₹2,600 crores. He owns several companies including Groupco Developers, TMT Global, Vivaan Industries, JL Stream Pvt Ltd., and is the co-partner of the IPL team Rajasthan Royals. He is married to Bollywood actress Shilpa Shetty. Kundra is passionate about cricket and mixed martial arts, and also happens to be quite the petrolhead.

Apart from those in the following list, Raj Kundra also owns the following beauties: a Lamborghini Aventador (₹5.01 – ₹6.25 crore), Bentley Continental GT (₹ 3.29 crore – ₹ 4.04 crore), Land Rover Range Rover Vogue (₹2.26 crore), BMW 730 Ld (₹1.37 crore), his latest Mercedes-Benz V-Class (₹1.10 crore), Mercedes-Benz E220d (₹ 69.30 lakh).

1. Mercedes Benz GL350CDI

Mercedes Benz GL350CDI
Mercedes Benz GL350CDI

Raj Kundra Mercedes-Benz GL350CDI is essentially a 7-seater SUV. It comes with a 3.0-litre turbocharged V6 diesel engine which produces a total of 330 bhp of power and 620 Nm of peak torque. It is mated to a 7G Tronic automatic 7-speed gearbox.

The car can reach a top speed of 220 kmph and accelerate from 0-100 kmph in 7.9 seconds. It has an AWD drive type and gives a mileage of 9.0 kmpl.

Some other features include AIRMATIC front and rear suspension, power steering, Disc-type front, and rear brakes and alloy wheels. As for dimensions, the car is 5120 mm x 2141 mm x 1850 mm with a wheelbase of 3075 mm.

Interiors include air quality control, automatic climate control, cruise control, front and rear parking sensors, electric-adjustable front seats, folding rear seat, voice control. The GL350CDI has no convertible top but has a sunroof and a moonroof. Its safety features include Anti-Lock Braking System, brake assist, power door locks, 4 airbags, rear-seat belts, tyre pressure monitor, EBD.

Infotainments include the usual integrated 2-DIN audio system with front and rear speakers, Bluetooth connectivity, and slots for CD and DVD players. However, no touch screens are available.

The Mercedes-Benz GL350CDI happens to be the top model in the GL lineup. It is available in 12 colors, for example, obsidian black, cavansite blue, polar white, pearl beige metallic, and others.

It is also available in another variant. This one is the 63 AMG petrol variation. It comes with a V8 engine giving 550 bhp mated to an automatic 3-mode transmission unit. Its present price in India is around ₹77.68 lakh to around ₹1.79 crores. Some rivals of the GL350CDI are the Mahindra Alturas G4, Volvo XC90, BMW X7, and Audi Q8.

2. Bentley Flying Spur

Bentley Flying Spur
Bentley Flying Spur

The Bentley Flying Spur comes in two variants. Both run on petrol. One is 3993 cc and the other a 5950 cc with 8-speed and AWD drive type.

Depending on the variant and fuel type, the mileage may range from 10.22 kmpl to 12.5 kmpl. The car is a 4-seater, 5316 mm in length 2013 mm in with 1484 mm in height with a 3194 mm wheelbase. It can clock a top speed of 333 kmph and can accelerate from 0 to 100 kmph in 4.6 seconds.

Technical features include a Rack and pinion steering gear, front and rear air suspension, front and rear brakes being of the ventilated disc-type, power steering, power front and rear windows, 4-zone automatic climate control with AC and heater, air quality control, heated seats (front and rear), no foldable rear seat, parking sensors (front and rear), cruise control, voice control, front and rear USB charger points, 3 drive modes, electrically adjustable seats at the front, folding table in the rear, dual-tone dashboard, a sunroof, and a moonroof, etcetera.

Safety features include power door locks, EBD, Anti-Lock Braking System, brake assist, four airbags, traction control, and others.

Entertainment features include front and rear speakers (10 in total) with the integrated 2DIN audio system, Bluetooth connectivity, touchscreen, rear entertainment system, internal storage space. Two variations of the Flying Spur are in the current market: the base V8 at ₹3.21 crores (4.0-litre twin-turbocharged) and the top model: Flying Spur W12 at ₹3.41 crores (6.0-liter twin-turbocharged W12).

Bentley Motors is set to launch a new variant of the flying spur in 2022. The 2022 upcoming version is set to come with a combination of an electric motor and a Twin Turbo V6 engine producing 536 horsepower.

3. BMW i8

BMW i8
BMW i8

This beauty of Raj Kundra is a smart and slick environment-friendly black BMW i8. The couple happens to be one of the few people in India who at present own a particular sportscar.

The 2-doored 4-seater hybrid has two engines chipping in to give combined supercar powers. The car comes offering a 1.5-litre twin-turbo petrol engine producing a maximum power of 231 bhp and 320 Nm peak torque. The electric motor adds in with an extra 131 bhp and 250 Nm torque. The combined output of the two stands at 362 bhp and 570 Nm. The car is all-wheel drive. It can easily clock a top speed of 250 kmph and accelerate from 0 to 100 kmph in just 4.4 seconds. The two engines can make the car cover a total mileage of 47.45 kmpl.

Its interior features include

  • adaptive front and rear suspension  
  • power adjustable Rack & Pinion steering  
  • disc-type front and rear brakes 
  • power windows (front)  
  • automatic climate control  
  • air quality control 
  • front and rear parking sensors 
  • cruise control 
  • voice control 
  • electrically adjustable seats (front)
  •  alloy wheels 
  • tinted glass 
  • sunroof 
  • integrated antenna 
  • LED headlights 

Some safety features of the i8 :

  •  ABS 
  • brake assist  
  • driver, passenger, and front side airbags 
  • head airbags for all seats 
  • rear seat belts 
  • EBD 
  • clutch lock 
  • ISOFIX child seat mounts 
  • 360 view camera 

However, features like Hill Assist and Hill Descent Control, Blind Spot Monitor are lacking in the model.

In the infotainment department, the car has a total of 11 speakers, front and rear combined, integrated 2DIN audio, Bluetooth connectivity, touchscreen, a DVD player. The BMW i8 prices in the current Indian market are around ₹3.2 crores. It faces competitors like the Rolls Royce Phantom, Rolls Royce Ghost, Rolls Royce Dawn, Rolls Royce Wraith, Ferrari SF90 Stradale.

Aarna Jana

Aarna Jana

I am pursuing an Honours in English at St. Xavier’s University, Kolkata. I completed my schooling from Bhavan’s Kolkata in 2020. An aspiring content writer and a lover of cinema, books, and metal!

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