Game of Thrones characters Jon Snow, Arya, Cersei, Tyrion, Daenerys and their cars
If the Game of Thrones characters drove cars instead of riding on horses, which cars would they drive?
Ned Stark - Jaguar XJ
Eddard 'Ned' Stark is the honorable Lord of Winterfell, an ancient fortress, North of Westeros. He is proud of his lineage and comes across as an even-tempered, intelligent, warm, and loving gentleman. He would find the Jaguar XJ an ideal car, fitting to his personality. The Jaguar XJ defines personality. It is a stretched out car that is powered by a 3.0 liter V6 diesel engine offering 221 kW power and 700 Nm torque and a 2.0 liter turbocharged petrol engine capable of 177 kW power. The engine is mated to an 8 speed automatic transmission.
Joffrey Lannister - gold-wrapped Lamborghini Aventador
If there were cars in Westeros, then none other than the Raging Bull for Joffrey who is known for his murderous streak. He would want something flashy and hence the gold wrapped Lamborghini Aventador would be his drive and display his royal stance. The mid engined Lamborghini Aventador sportscar is named after the fighting bull and is powered by a 6.5 liter V12 engine tuned to offer peak power of 740 PS and torque of 690 Nm. Acceleration from 0 to 100 kmph is possible in 2.9 seconds.
Tywin Lannister - BMW 6-Series Gran Coupe
Tywin Lannister would require a car which is as menacing and ruthless as the character he portrays. It is hence the BMW 6-Series Gran Coupe would be his ideal drive. The Gran Coupe design spells sophistication while its spacious cabin offers impressive driver and passenger comforts. The new 6 Series Gran Coupe is powered by a 3.0 liter TwinPower Turbo 6 cylinder engine offering 315 hp power at 5,800 rpm and 330 lb/ft torque at 1,400-4,500 rpm.
The Mountain - Lamborghini LM002
Ser Gregor Clegane, nicknamed ‘The Mountain’ is seen crushing heads and causing havoc under Cersei’s rule. The vehicle that suits his character, some vehicle large, diabolical and aggressive would be best suited for him. The Lamborghini LM002 SUV is just this car with its excellent power to weight ration, enhanced performance and a rugged stance. The LM200 is powered by a powerful V12 engine allowing it to take on a 120 degree gradient. Acceleration from 0 to 100 is possible in 7.8 seconds while top speed is at 210 kmph.
Sansa Stark - Pontiac Aztek
The secretive and sensual Sansa Stark who was to marry Joffrey Lannister in the Game of Thrones but ended up being married to Tyrion Lannister instead, can be imagined in a Pontiac Aztek as her drive. This mid-sized crossover from General Motors is noted as one of the worst vehicles ever produced. It gets a front drive V6 engine mated to a 4 speed automatic transmission.
Jaime Lannister - Porsche 911 Cabriolet
The twin brother of Cersei, Jamie is an attention seeker and oozes self confidence and style. Being an ace swordsman and having lost a hand he would be seen in a Porsche 911 Cabriolet. This vehicle is powered by a 3.0 litre six cylinder twin turbo boxer engine producing 370 hp power and 450 Nm torque. The Cabriolet is designed for cruising on city roads but is also capable of sporty action on the highway.
Arya Stark - Abarth 595
In stark contrast to her diminutive size, Arya is furious, lethal and aggressive. She is seen in the Game of Thrones, stabbing anyone who crosses her path with a sword names ‘The Needle’. The Abarth 595 is also a small and yet aggressive car which bears sport exteriors and interiors. It is powered by a 1.4 liter turbocharged petrol engine offering 160 bhp power and 230 Nm torque mated to a 5 speed automatic manual gearbox.
Cersei Lannister – Mercedes 600 Pullman
Her royal character would put her in a chauffeur driven car and it is the Mercedes 600 Pullman that would definitely match her personality. The Mercedes 600 Pullman is long and luxurious and has all the interior comforts that a Queen demands. Mercedes 600 Pullman, one of the most luxurious cars ever made. Originally launched in 1963, the Pullman is 6 meters long and gained in popularity as it was owned by leaders like Uganda's Idi Amin and Romania's Nicolae Ceausescu besides Coco Chanel, rockstar Elvis Presley and host of German chancellors.
Tyrion Lannister - Lotus Evora
Lord Tyrion Lannister, the younger brother of Cersei and Jamie is a dwarf who uses his wit and intelligence to conquer the hardships he is confronted with. His ideal four wheeler would be the Lotus Evora 400. This is the fastest Lotus road car and exudes a spirit of freedom and adventure. Evora 400 is powered by a 3.5 liter supercharged V6 engine offering 400 hp power with acceleration from 0 to 100 kmph in 4.1 seconds.
Daenerys Targaryen - Mercedes horse box lorry
Daenerys Targaryen, the younger sister of Rhaegar Targaryen and Viserys Targaryen and the paternal aunt of Jon Snow is known as the Mother of Dragons. She would be seen in a Mercedes Horse Box Lorry as her means of transport which is spacious and capable to take on the rough and rugged.
Jon Snow - Toyota GT86
Jon’s lean build and aura of superiority would put this character of Game of Thrones in a Toyota GT86 sports car. Toyota GT86 was jointly developed by Toyota and Subaru. The GT86 first made its official entry at the 2011 Tokyo Motor Show in a 2+2 interior seating arrangement. The GT86 is powered by a 2.0 liter engine capable of a top speed of 226 kmph.