I love my luxury cars: Virat Kohli

Indian Cricket team capitain Virat Kohli took out some time from his busy IPL schedule to unveil the second generation Audi RS 5 Coupé at Bengaluru, the hometown of his IPL team on April 11th evening.Priced at INR 1,10,65,000, the all new Audi RS 5 Coupé is now available at all Audi dealerships across India.

Virat Kohlifell in love with the Audi RS5 as he unveiled the car. When asked by scribes onwhether he liked the car, Virat cheekily commented “I am taking it (Audi RSCoupe) now from the dealership there is no doubt about it.”

“The Audibrand attributes are sporty, progressive and sophisticated and Virat Kohliembodies all these attributes perfectly. ‘The brand with the four ringsattracts achievers that are young or young at heart. We are therefore happythat Virat is our customer as well. This displays our appeal for achievers inthe country,” commented Mr. Rahil Ansari, Head, Audi India.

On thisoccasion, a relaxed looking Virat opened about his love for luxury cars,hisfavourite Audi car and how he likes to spend his weekends. these days.

Commentingon his love for luxury cars, Virat who already owns a fleet of Audi cars said,“I am a big fan of luxury cars, both sedan and SUVs – and depends on reallywhere I am going and what occasion I am attending. Usually for everyday travel,I prefer to be sitting behind in a SUV but on other occassions, I prefer sedansmore, I definitely do like luxury cars.”

Commentingon his association with Audi, Virat said “the association has been reallyreally good since the time it began. Audi has made me feel like I am involvedin all the innovations that come through which I think is the most importantthing. They have given me respect, they have given me the feeling of beinginvolved with the brand thoroughly which I am Thankful to them for.

“I amlaunching all the new cars, Can’t ask for anything more. Sometimes they let medrive it back home as well without doing anything apart from that. So it’s beenreally cool.”, he added.

When askedabout his favourite weekend getaway, Virat said, “To be honest, I haven’t hadmany opportunities to have a weekend getaway because if I have a weekend off, Iprefer to be at home and just relax. It’s not often that I get so much timethat I can plan weekend getaway. Right now the weekend getaway scenario for meis chilling at home watching TV but in an Ideal situation I think driving tomaybe an outhouse that you have in your favourite car in a very nice roadlistening to great music would be an ideal scenario.”

Commentingon his favourite hero on and off the field, Virat commented, “my favourite heroon the field is obviously Sachin Tendulkar. I got inspired by him and off thefield – There are so many inspiring people all over the world – I basicallyrespect people who – Although they are making a great living out of their livesand earning so much but they still think about charity and they give a majorchunk to that.There are many in history who have respected that factor that youonly require so much money after a certain stage in your life and it’s abouthelping others as well so yeah, all of them are my hero.”


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