The Car Collection Of Alicia Keys
Alicia Augello Cook / Alicia Keys was born on 25 January 1981, in New York City, U.S. By profession, she is a singer, songwriter, and actress. Keys is a trained pianist from childhood as she began composing songs at the age of 12. As a result of which she signed with Columbia Records at the age of 15. The debut album of Keys was “Songs in A Minor” released in 2001. Its single “Fallin” reached No. 1 On Billboard Hot 100.
Her genres are R&B, soul, and pop whereas she signed with music labels like Columbia Records, Artista, J, RCA, and AKW. Keys is a 15 times Grammy Awards winner with a total of 271 awards in different categories being nominated 790 times. Alicia married to American rapper Swizz Beatz in 2010. Keys posts several pictures with her husband and cars on her social media accounts, so it isn’t difficult to find out which cars the woman singer have in her garage.
|Ferrari 458 Italia||$239,340|
|Lotus Evora GTE||$98,945|
|Mercedes S Class||$100,000|
|Aston Martin Vantage||$142,086|
1. BMW i8
About a decade ago, when hybrid supercars were not so famous, BMW introduced i8. One of the most stylish-looking hybrid supercars BMW i8 is very much closer to the heart of Alicia. The American singer has a standard grey 2019 model of BMW i8. i8 equips with a 1.5L twin-power turbo inline-3 cylinder engine combined with an eDrive Electric Motor which can power it to 357 hp. The MSRP of this hybrid is $148,495 and she prefers to drive to her concerts. It goes past 155 mph and has an 0-60 mph acceleration time of 4.2 sec.
2. Ferrari 458 Italia
The 2015 model of the Ferrari 458 was the advanced version of previous ones and brought a new take to the Ferrari brand. Aiming to the production of 10,000 of these cars Ferrari stopped its production in the year 2016. Unleashing the pure racing DNA of Ferrari, the 458 has evolved year by year and now possesses some exciting features including modular chassis and new alloys. Ferrari 458 comes with a 4.5L V8 with 562 hp and a maximum speed of 210 mph. With a price tag of $239,340, the Italian beast can accelerate from 0-60 mph in 3.4 sec.
3. Lotus Evora
Keys has a Red colour model of Lotus Evora in which she can be seen regularly driving through. It was a gift by her husband. This vehicle has a mid-mounted, supercharged 3.5L V6 engine that is capable of generating a power output of 416 hp at 7000 rpm and 317 lb-ft of torque at 3500 rpm. It comes with a standard 6-speed manual transmission and can accelerate from 0-60 mph in 4.0 sec. The top speed of this vehicle is 188 mph while the base price is $98,945.
4. Mercedes S Class
Formerly called Sonderklasse, Mercedes-Benz S Class is a full-sized luxury saloon car produced by the German manufacturer. The S Class Mercedes provides its passengers with unique comfort and safety technology that they can rely on. It has a powerful 6-cylinder engine configured in a V shape that gives 362 hp, along with a top speed of 130 mph. Its 0-60 mph time is 5.1 sec. and added by American singer at a price tag of $100,000.
5. Aston Martin Vantage
This sporty Aston Martin was a gift by Alicia to her husband which she purchased for him on his 40th birthday. It reflects class of her collection and with its Aston Martin Vantage, a car engineered to make you feel the g force every time you put your foot on the gas pedal and make the heads turn. It’s got a twin-turbocharged V8 engine which produces over 500 hp of power paired with a manual transmission making this boisterous speed machine.