10 Cars that we have seen Rajinikanth spending time with in real life

An early '80s model Premier Padmini is the first car that actor Rajinikanth bought .

Premier Padmini

It's said that Thalaiva takes special care of this car and keeps it clean and well maintained

Manufactured in India from 1964 to 2001 by Premier Automobiles Limited, under license from Fiat, Padmini made its Indian debut in 1964 with a carburetted 1,089 cc four-cylinder petrol engine

Thalaiva also owns a HM Ambassador, which was considered a status symbol in the 70s and 80s. 

Hindustan Ambassador

Based on the old Oxford series III, which was manufactured by Morris Motors Limited in the UK. 

Engine options included1.5L diesel, 1.8L Petrol, 2.0L diesel and turbocharged diesel.

The production of the Ambassador was suspended in May 2014 due to weak demand and finance issues

Rajini is often spotted in his BS-IV Innova. It could have a 2.5L 4 cylinder- diesel engine producing 101 hp & 200Nm.

Toyota Innova 

Thalaiva is also known to have an older generation Honda Civic in his garage.

Honda Civic

At least 6-7 years old, the car has a 1.8-liter i-VTEC petrol engine producing around 130hp


The X5 that Rajni owns is a top spec 2017 model in Sparkling Brown Metallic colour. He has been spotted attending public events in this car. It has a 3.0L engine with a power output of more than 306 hp.

This German SUV is also a  member of the Superstar's garage.

There are several reports about superstar Rajinikanth owning a customised Bentley Limousine. though the details of this are scarce, rumours from online papparassis sugests that it could cost over Rs 22 crore.

Custom Bentley Limousine 

Rajni's son-in-law and famous Tamil film actor, Dhanush K Raja owns a Series 2 Rolls Royce Ghost The 2015 model has a 6.6-litre twin-turbocharged V12 petrol engine. 563 bhp and 780 Nm on tap!

Rolls Royce Ghost

Thalaiva was recently spotted driving a Lamborghini Urus. It is infact owned by Vishagan Vanangamudi, his other son-in-law and husband to Soundarya Rajinikanth.

Lamborghini Urus

The Urus gets a 4.0-litre twin turbo V8 engine producing 650 hp and 850 Nm 

Vishagan Vanangamudi recently added a Mercedes-Benz S680 Maybach to his garage. Rajini was also spotted with this luxury sedan.

Mercedes S680 Maybach

Mercedes Benz S 680 Maybach gets a 5980cc petrol engine producing 603bhp and 900Nm The luxury car is priced at Rs 3.2 crore (ex-showroom)

Rumours indicate that the Rajinikanth garage also has an Audi Q7. The Q7 is quite popular among celebs. Audi India has recently launched the latest iteration of the SUV here.

Audi Q7

Rajini, as a person, is not too crazy about having tens of cars in his garage. We would say he is rather choosy with his rides. Following the success of Ra-one, Shah Rukh Khan had offered to gift him a BMW 7 series. Thalaivar, however, turned down the offer sweetly.


Here's us wishing the star on his 72nd birthday: 'Happy Birthday Thalaiva'