M S Dhoni is one of the greatest of all time among Indian cricketers. The wicket-keeper/batsman is known for winning the world cup in 2011. And also, captaining one of the successful IPL teams, Chennai Super Kings. Apart from his love for the sport M S Dhoni is known for his love and passion for automobiles. The 40-year old is often seen on amazing and rare cars and Superbikes. In fact, he has an amazing collection of vehicles in his farmhouse in Ranchi. Dhoni recently bought a Vintage Land Rover 3 in an e-auction. In this article, we’ll take a look at some of the best cars in Dhoni’s collection.
The 911 is a car seen in the collections of most automobile enthusiasts. It is celebrated for its rear engine and elegant and consistent design language. The former Indian team captain owns a yellow drop-top 911. This car is capable of accelerating from 0-100 in less than 5 seconds. Moreover, the supercar costs above Rs. 2 crores.
Ferrari 599 GTO
The 599 GTO is one the fastest street-legal cars Ferrari has ever built. The red horse has a massive 6.0-litre V12 engine under the hood and can produce a power output of 661 BHP. The 599 GTO comes with a rear-wheel drivetrain and costs around Rs. 1.4 crores. Furthermore, Dhoni’s whip has a dual-tone red and black paint scheme and has a custom tricolour ( Indian flag) racing stripe on the hood.
Dhoni added a 1970 model vintage Pontiac Firebird to his collection back in 2020. This is a rare car on the Indian roads and info about price is not available. However, cars of this type go for above Rs. 65Lkahs. His Pontiac Firebird is a left-hand drive model and is painted in a bright red color with dual white racing stripes on the hood. The two-door machine gets its power from a V8 Big Block engine in integration with a 4-speed Muncie transmission with Hurst Shifter.
MS Dhoni added the Nissan Jonga to his collection back in 2019. The Nissan Jonga Dhobi uses was once used by the Indian Armed forced. Eventually, the mighty SUV was retired from service and discontinued. In fact, many of these Jonga’s were discontinued and have now been refurbished. Dhoni’s Jonga has been coloured bright green upon his request with a few other modifications according to his needs.
Jeep Grand Cherokee
The Grand Cherokee is a power machine. M S dhoni added the Cherokee in his collection 3 years back. In fact, Dhoni’s, Grand Cherokee was one of the first in the country. The SUV comes with a 6.2 litre V8 HEMI engine that can churn out 707bhp of power. Also, the car can accelerate from 0-100 in just 3.2 seconds. Dhoni’s Jeep is red in color with black trims.
The Hummer H2 is another beast in Dhoni’s collection. He bought this car back in 2016 during the ODI. The Hummer H2 is a large SUV that is the successor of the Hummer H1. Built by AM General Motors, the H2 was in production from 2002 to 2009 This Massive vehicle derived its power from a 6.2-litre V8 engine that generates 393hp of power. The H2 weighs a whopping 3 tons and can go from 0 to 100 in 8.2 seconds. Dhoni bought his H2 for Rs. 75 Lakhs.
These were some of the popular models in dhoni’s garage. He also owns many other amazing cars such as Mitsubishi Pajero, Outlander, Audi Q7, Benz GLE, Rolls Royce Wraith, Landrover Freelander 2 and Mahindra Scorpio, etc. He also has a really impressive bike collection with amazing classics and superbikes. Some of the best bikes in his collection are Yamaha RD 350, BSA Goldstar, Hellcat X132, Harley Davidson Fatboy, Kawasaki Ninja ZX14r, and Kawasaki Ninja H2.