The Mercedes Benz is one of the most sophisticated, premium cars and has always enjoyed a celebrity status. If you are checking out the Mercedes Benz Bangalore dealership prices now, you are on the right track. In fact, you will join the list of celebrities who have always loved driving the Mercedes Benz.
So, why do celebrities drive the Mercedes Benz? What makes it special?
The Mercedes Benz is a symbol of great performance, style and safety all rolled into one. Its range of cars has features such as Bluetooth connectivity, reversing camera, a top-class entertainment/multimedia system and classy styling, both interiors and exteriors. All these lend the Mercedes Benz a unique status.
Let’s now see who are the top five celebrities who love driving the Mercedes Benz.
- Justin Bieber: The famous pop sensation owns a Mercedes-Benz Sprinter van, which has a 3.3-litre V6 engine. The Sprinter was customised for Bieber. The car he owns has a stylish black colour exterior with custom-made interiors.
- Salman Khan: One of the biggest names in the world of Bollywood, if not the biggest, is Salman Khan. He owns the Mercedes Benz W212 E-Class which comes with 2.2-litre and 1.8-litre diesel and petrol engines respectively, and in trims such as Avantgarde, Elegance, Classic and AMG. Another Merc that Salman Khan owns is the Mercedes Benz S-Class. This surely makes you want to be in elite company, doesn’t it? We are sure you are planning to visit your Mercedes Benz Bangalore dealer now, to check out their range.
- Amitabh Bachchan: No mention of Bollywood is complete without taking the name of the Big B, Amitabh Bachchan. He owns a Mercedes Benz E240 sedan which has a V6 2.6-litre engine (petrol). This, however, is not the only Merc in Amitabh’s garage. He also owns other Mercs, an SL500 and S600. If this is not a statement about the sophistication of the Mercedes Benz, then what is?
- Harbhajan Singh: In India, you can’t talk of celebrities and not mention cricketers. One of India’s most successful spinners, Harbhajan Singh, has a Mercedes up his sleeve. He owns a Mercedes Benz GL Class, which is also called, the GLS-Class, which comes with a 9G-TRONIC automatic transmission.
- Priyanka Chopra: She is one of Bollywood’s most famous leading ladies, and has made a mark on the international stage featuring in foreign television series as well. Priyanka Chopra owns both the Mercedes Benz S-Class (W221) and the E-Class. We can hear you nodding and rushing off to the Mercedes Benz Bangalore dealer to ask for a test drive!
India is home to many other famous personalities who own a Mercedes Benz, from politicians to actors, business magnates to CEOs and cricketers. So does the world! There are international stars all known to be associated with the Merc, including Sarah Jessica Parkers, Kim Kardashian and Paris Hilton, apart from the famous Top Gear show headliner Jeremy Clarkson who has, in the past, driven a Mercedes CLK AMG Black for the longest time. Now, it is time for you to join the big league!
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