South Korea possesses some of the most well-known celebrities globally, whether through K-Pop or K-Drama. More recently, the art and music emanating from South Korea seem to have gained global acclaim. These superstars are no longer just local favourites, but international phenomena that are changing the game. As fans and curious viewers, many are excited to know how these celebrities spend their money, what they buy, whether they have houses, high fashion clothes, or luxury cars. The following is a curated list of the top ten celebrities and their luxury cars:
1. G Dragon
G Dragon or Kwon Jiyong is a member of the most significant 2nd generation Kpop group, BigBang, and one of the wealthiest Kpop idols. He owns more than one luxury car, one of them being a Lamborghini Aventador, another is a McLaren 650, and a Rolls-Royce Phantom. The cost of a Rolls-Royce-Phantom alone is between 8.9 crores to 10.5 crore INR. Needless to say, G dragon certainly has the affluence to own such treasures and has good taste in cars.
2. Kim Jun Su
Kim Jun Su, better known as Xia, is a member of the Korean boy band JYJ. He is a theatre actor, singer, model, and dancer. He drives a magnificent Lamborghini Aventador, which has a V12 engine producing 759.01 horsepower and 720 Newton-meters of torque. The starting price of the car is Rs 5 crore, and the numbers never look down from there.
3. Kim Jae Joong
Kim Jae Joong or Jaejoong is an actor and singer who was a member of the famous K-pop group TVXQ and JYJ. Jaejoong likes to spend his hard-earned money on real estate, artwork, and luxury cars. He owns several cars, one of which is a Lamborghini Murcielago LP640, which costs approximately 3.6 crore INR, and a Rolls Royce Wraith, which starts from 3.3 crore INR.
4. Jun Ji Hyun
Jun Ji Hyun is by far one of the most popular Korean actress Since her debut more than 20 years ago, Jun Ji Hyun has remained in the ranks of first-line prominent actresses and has never been surpassed. Her earnings are hardly ever outshined by other Korean celebrities. Furthermore, Jun Ji-Hyun is married to a wealthy businessman who possesses a huge fortune. Therefore it is not surprising to see her own a Bently Flying Spur 6.0 priced at 3.4 crore INR.
5. Jessica Jung
Jessica Jung is a former member of the popular K-pop girl group SNSD, who can sing, act, dance, and write. She is the author of the best-selling book called Shine and owns a self-designed clothing line called Blanc and Eclare. Jessica owns an Italian Maserati Quattroporte supercar, which is well-known among car enthusiasts for its sleek looks and powerful engine, with a starting price of Rs 1.9 crore.
6. Park Chanyeol
Park Chanyeol is a member of the K-pop group EXO and is currently serving his military service with Baekhyun and Suho. Chanyeol is a wealthy celebrity who is known for being a generous person. He had gifted his sister a luxury car and personally owns an SUV from the same manufacturer. He drives a 2016 Mercedes-Benz AMG G65, which costs approximately 2.62 crore INR and is known for its speed, sophisticated technology, and stature, which allows it to navigate safely against floods.
7. Jang Geun Suk
Jang Geun Suk is a model, singer, and actor from South Korea. He made a name for himself thanks to his roles in Korean television dramas such as You're Beautiful, Love Rain, Pretty Man, and many more. He owns the beautiful Rolls Royce Ghost, which starts at Rs 1.82 crore. Jang Geun Suk visited his school, Hanyang University, in a luxurious vehicle.
8. Lee Ji-Eun
Lee Ji-Eun, professionally known as IU, is a South Korean singer-songwriter and actor, popularly known for her roles in Scarlet Heart Ryeo and Hotel Del Luna. She owns a massive Porsche Cayenne. It is powered by a powerful 4.5-liter V8 engine that generates340 horsepower. Its price range begins at Rs 1.41 crore and goes up from there.
Taeyeon is a member of the popular K-pop girl group SNSD and enjoys a successful solo career. Taeyeon, who is well-known for her passion for cars, owns several luxury cars. She has a Mercedes-Benz sports car for 44 lakhs INR, a luxury sedan known as the Chairman's car worth almost Rs 95 lakhs INR, and a Porsche Boxster worth Rs 63 Lakhs INR.
10. Kim Dong-Wan
Kin Dong Wan is a South Korean singer best known as the main vocalist of the South Korean boy band Shinhwa. He's been acting since 2002 and has appeared in Kdramas like 'A Farewell to Sorrow' and 'Children of Heaven’. Kim Dong-wan owns both a Porsche and a rare Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG, which a German automotive publication rated one of the greatest sports cars and costs around one crore INR.