The popular Telugu, Tamil, and Hindi film actress Rakul Preet Singh is known for her gorgeous looks and her impeccable acting skills. However, recently she made it to the news headlines for another reason. The actress recently took delivery of one of the most sought-after luxury SUVs in India, the Mercedes Maybach GLS 600. The new SUV was delivered to her at her residence, and after taking delivery of it, she came to the headlines for her sweet gesture. The actress was seen distributing sweets to the paparazzi who came to click pictures of her with her new car.
The video of the actress distributing sweets to the paparazzi has been shared on YouTube by Cars For You on their channel. It starts off with the actress greeting the people who arrived at her residence for clicking pictures. She then takes out the box of sweets from a bag and tries to give it to one of the paparazzi. However, they ask her first to pose in front of the new GLS 600. She then obliges, and after the pictures, she distributes sweets to all the cameramen. She then lets them click a few more pictures and then says goodbye and goes to her home upstairs.
In the video, the actress’s entire car collection can be seen behind her. The main crown jewel of her collection is the Mercedes Maybach GLS 600 SUV that she recently bought for herself. The actress has taken the delivery of her GLS 600 finished in a very sleek-looking Obsidian Black shade. The car was hand-delivered to her at her residence. The video of the actress’s car arriving on a flatbed trailer with all the wheels covered in plastic was also shared online. The actress was then shown the car by the delivery agents.
Mercedes Maybach GLS 600: Details
The Mercedes Maybach GLS 600 is one of the most popular luxury SUVs among people from Bollywood and business in India. This behemoth luxury SUV features the quintessential Maybach design elements, including a massive grille that is dipped in chrome, chrome inserts on the B-Pillar, and Maybach logo on the D-pillar too. It also gets massive chrome multispoke alloy wheels as well.
On the inside, the GLS 600 gets the option for four and five-seater choices. The four-seater version gets a fixed center console that has space for a refrigerator to store champagne bottles. It also gets two silver champagne flutes as well. Other features include Nappa leather upholstery, electronic panoramic sliding sunroof, ventilated massaging seats, and much more. The rear seats offer the reclining feature as well. The instrument cluster and the infotainment system are made up of two 12.3-inch screens and they are offered as standard with the SUV.
The GLS 600 also gets additional features like four-zone climate control, automatically extending side steps, a panoramic sunroof, adaptive air suspension, heated and ventilated front and rear seats, a chauffeur package, a rear-seat tablet to control in-car functions, a 360-degree camera, Burmester sound system, and more. In terms of safety features, it comes equipped with Active Distance Assist DISTRONIC, Active Lane Keeping Assist, Active Blind Spot Assist, Active Brake Assist, Active Steering Assist, and more.
As for the drivetrain side of things, this mammoth SUV comes powered by a 4.0-liter V8 engine that gets a 48V mild-hybrid system. The engine generates a maximum power of 557 PS and a maximum power of 730 Nm. The hybrid system adds another 22 PS and a 250 Nm boost on demand. The power goes to all four wheels through a 9-speed automatic transmission.
Other cars in Rakul Preet Singh’s garage
As mentioned, the Mercedes Maybach GLS 600 is the latest addition in Rakul Preet Singh’s garage. However, it is also filled with other German luxury cars as well. From the video, it can be noted that Rakul also owns a Grey Mercedes E-Class sedan from the last generation, as well as an even older generation of the E-Class finished in black. The actress also owns a BMW X5 SUV which was parked in the corner behind the Mercedes Maybach GLS 600.