There has been increasing news of successful idols in possession of supercars worth hundreds of millions of Won, hence people are also getting more interested in the cars these idols drive.
JYJ’s cars are widely known to be the fastest.
JYJ’s eldest member Kim Jaejoong drives a Lamborghini Murcielago. It is the ‘LP-640’ model with a 12-cylindered, 6.5-litre engine installed. The highest output is 640 horsepower and the maximum torque is 67.3kg.m. The time taken to accelerate from 0 to 100km/h (0-62 mph) is 3.4 seconds and the highest speed that it can go is 330km/h. It has a price tag of 500 million won.
Kim Junsu’s favourite car reaches 100km/h within four seconds. It is an 8-cylindered, 4.5-litre engine-powered Ferrari 458 Italia with a highest output of 570 horsepower. It has a 0-62mph of 3.4 seconds and a highest speed of 325km/h. The price of the Ferrari 458 Italia starts from 379 million Won.
Member Park Yoochun also has a Ferrari. It is a four-seater convertible Ferrari California with a 8-cylindered, 4.3-litre engine. It has a horsepower of 460, 0-62mph of 4 seconds and a maximum speed of 310km/h. It costs 350 million Won.
Other idols mentioned in the article are Hallyu Star Jang Geun Suk and Big Bang’s G-dragon.