The KK Nagar Regional Transport Office was a remarkable sight, of late. Now it is not everyday you get to see a swanky Roll Royce parked, just to get the obligatory forms filled up. As the young and old thronged the place, news is out, that the monster vehicle belongs to Shankar – one of Kollywood’s most successful directors,
The 3 crore luxury purchase has its name plate reading “TN09 BQ 0008”, registered at the KK Nagar RTO. Being an exclusive “Ghost” variant of the Rolls Royce it is learnt that the car isn’t sold to anyone or everyone. While Amitabh Bachchan, Aamir Khan and producer Vidhu Vinod Chopra do own a Rolls Royce, sexy siren Mallika Sherawat was denied a buy. Before purchasing the vehicle, it is a prerequisite, that buyers should have a social status that adds to the company’s brand value. Director Shankar got his imported for Rs1.25 crore from UK and further paid Rs1.75 crore as custom duty. He din’t mind shelling out another Rs.45 lakh to get it registered officially. Here comes the showstopper driv’n his mean machine…Wroooommm…….