Sachin Tendulkar likely to be appointed brand ambassador of BMW

Being a hard core auto enthusiast himself, Sachin Tendulkar has owned several high-end cars in the past, including the Ferrari 360 AFP

By CricketCountry Staff

New Delhi: Jul 2012

Sachin Tendulkar has reportedly been approached by BMW, to endorse the premium German car brand in India.

According to a report in oncars.in, the deal is likely to be inked this week, ahead of the official launch of the all-new 2012 BMW F30 3-Series sedan that is slated to get underway on 27 July.

It is also said that the Little Master, himself would hand over the keys to the first 100 customers of the new 3-Series sedan to commemorate his monumental achievement of hitting a hundred centuries.

Being a hard core auto enthusiast himself, Tendulkar has owned several high-end cars in the past, including the Ferrari 360 Modena that was gifted to him by Fiat, while he was the brand ambassador for the Italian brand in India.

Fiat India had also introduced the Fiat Palio S10 edition that had Tendulkar’s signature on the bonnet to honor the legend. In terms of BMW cars, the cricketer has owned the previous generation M5 and the X5. His wife Anjali too uses an E90 3-Series.