Thala Ajith's love for mean machines is well known. He has an amazing collection of his own toys that includes some outrageous superbikes.
It was alleged that the latest to the join the list is the new BMW i8 which is rarely seen on Indian roads. The car was first introduced in 2009 as a concept model and was made available in India only this year.
It was also reported that Ajith is probably the first person from our country to own this much enviable, plug-in hybrid sports car which costs around 2.3 crore rupees on Indian road.
The car can vroom from 0-100 km/h in just 4.4 seconds and has a top speed of 256 km/h which makes it one of the fastest fuel efficient sports car in the world.
However, as it turns out, the news is false and that Ajith only owns a BMW superbike which pretty much explains his love for the brand which has been redefining luxury vehicles over the years.
Meanwhile, his new movie which is tentatively titled as Acchamillai is all set to start rolling in a couple of weeks' time where some important sequences will be shot in the city.
Stay tuned for further updates on the supercar and also on Ajith's upcoming movie.
Meanwhile do check out Ajith's love for machines and vehicles right from the beginning in the slides below:
Ajith worked in a garage as a kid. His love for machines and vehicles started then which is apparent even today.
Ajith's First Superbike
His love for speed led him to the racing tracks which is his ultimate passion. He also started accumulating more superbikes as he grew in the film industry.
His Latest BMW Bike
Continuing his journey, the Veeram star was frequently spotted with his mean machines. He is also often seen riding from one city to another spreading awareness on safety.
Taking It To The Movies
Riding on Ajith's love for speed, many filmmakers decided to shoot heart stopping high speed action sequences involving superbikes and car. He also rode a speed boat in his film Arrambam.
Ajith With Paul Rees
Paul Rees is a FIA Formula Two Champion who won the championship in the year 2010. He is seen taking an autograph from Thala Ajith.
Ajith is a professional Formula 2 racer. He actually began his acting career to support his passion which is car racing.
An Expert Advice?
Ajith is a known face in the International racing arena. His friendship with the Indian racer Narain Karthikeyan is a classic example.
Not Just Cars!
Ajith is also a licensed RC plane and helicopter driver. He spends most of his free time flying some of these enviable machines.
Just Checking Out
RC planes comes in various shapes and sizes. One has to be trained in order to fly these beauties.
Ready To Take Off
In this rare picture, Ajith is seen operating one such RC plane on a reserved run way exclusively maintained for flying RC planes.
Ajith's New BMW i8
And this, folks, was said to be Ajith's brand new BMW i8 which turned out to be a false news.