A Look At MaMkhize’s Luxury Cars

MaMkhize’s luxury cars and flashy lifestyle are the most-talked aspects of her life. The South African businesswoman’s popularity skyrocketed after giving the country a front-row seat in her life through her reality show, Kwa MaMkhize. MaMkhize is one of the wealthiest and most successful businesswomen around with so much to show for their hard work.

Although some people consider the businesswoman a huge inspiration and a role model, others see her as a corrupt businesswoman who benefitted unduly from the government’s tenders and contracts. MaMkhize is also popular across social media platforms, where she shares intimidating photos and first-hand information about how her personal life, family, and achievements.

MaMkhize Drives Some of the Most Expensive Cars In The World

When you are in the public eye, many people judge what you drive, wear, and whatnot. One of the perks of being successful and popular is that you get to drive classic and exotic cars of your choice. As mentioned earlier, one of the most talked-about aspects of MaMkhize’s life is her love for luxury cars with opulent features. It is one desirable part of her life that makes people believe she has the right to spend her money in any way that pleases her.

MaMkhize may be one of the richest women in South Africa, but she is among the few that have turned car collecting into a career. All the vehicles in her garage are symbols of her status, and she prides herself in them all. The reality TV star loves expensive cars, which has seen her invest a significant portion of her family wealth in exotic fancy wheels. She especially has a taste for Rolls Royce and Mercedes Benz, both of which are among the most coveted car brands in the world.

MaMkhize’s car collection is revered among celebrities in the country. Having amassed a jaw-dropping net worth from endeavors, it’s no surprise she has several exceptionally expensive vehicles lying around. Some of her modern exotics include Rolls-Royce Cullinan Black badge, Rolls-Royce Phantom, Maserati GranTurismo, to mention a few. Though the businesswoman loves posing with her cars, there are some of her cars that she prefers not to share with her millions of followers.

She is Known to Have Acquired Her Cars Through Various Income Streams

MaMkhize has more than one business channel through which she makes her money. Interestingly, all of her known business interests are male-dominated, but that did not stop her from becoming relevant and making a name for herself. Her known incomes streams include:

1. Football Business

Until 2019, MaMkhize and her ex-husband used to co-manage the Royal Eagles Football club, which they bought in 2014. The businesswoman later lost the battle of ownership of the club to her husband. Currently, MaMkhizes runs the up-and-coming soccer team Royal AM FC together with her son Andile Mpisane. They reportedly bought the club in August 2021 for R50 million.

While MaMhize is the owner, her son is the chairman of the Durban, KwaZulu Natal-based team. The club competes in the South African Premier Division (PSL).

2. Zikhulise Group

The Zikhulise Group Holding Company was founded in 2003 and is owned by Shauwn and her former husband. The company’s business fields include cleaning, transport, construction, and mining.

A huge part of the businesswoman’s wealth came through their company’s business deals with high-profile clients, including the government. In the early 2000s, Zikhulise was awarded a contract to build low-budget RDP houses on about 4500 sites in Umlazi Infill, KwaMgaga, and Umlazi B10 in eThekwini municipality.

The company is said to bagged another multi-million contract from the KwaZulu-Natal government and other jaw-dropping contracts from notable firms and companies in the countries. MaMkhize is the daughter of South African politician cum ANC veteran Flora Mkhize. It is believed that she was pushed into the A-listers of South Africa and the highest echelons of society through her political connections.

3. The Kwa Ma’mkhize Reality Show

MaMkhize literally knows how to make money moves. She left tongues wagging, especially on social media, after the first episode of her reality show hit the screen. The show follows her everyday life, journey to greatness, spending habit,s challenges, and more and that of her children. In her reality show, the businesswoman is captured living her best life following her divorce from Sbu Mpisane, the father of her only biological child, Andile. She is also making a move to reclaim her maiden name legally at the Home Affairs office.

The socialite’s birth name is Shauwn Mkhize. Kwa Mam’Mkhizeshow is taped in the Durban-based businesswoman’s heavily-secured La Lucia mansion, where she often hosts galas for the who’s who of South Africa. The show was recently nominated for a Hollywood award, and Mkhize couldn’t hide her joy when she shared the news with her fans.

4. Acting Career

Mamkhize recently launched her career, making her debut in the South African popular soap opera Uzalo. Though the exact amount she would be earning for her role in the TV series is not known publicly, it is believed that the amount would be substantial.

The philanthropist is yet to make so much money from her acting career being a newbie, but whatever she earns from the show would definitely increase the figures in her bank account.

A Look at MaMkhize’s Luxury Car Collection

Rolls-Royce Cullinan Black Badge (R16 million)

This is MaMkhize’s latest fancy wheel. Shortly after she celebrated her birthday, she added this jaw-dropping luxury car to her garage in April 2021. It is believed that she bought the car to bless her for the milestone. The Rolls-Royce Cullinan Black badge is valued at a whopping R16 million. Since she bought the ride, she hasn’t been seen regularly in it.

Rolls-Royce Cullinan Black Badge Specs And Unique Features

  • Engine: 6,8 l V12
  • Power: 591 hp @ 550 rpm (441 kW)
  • Torque: 664 lb·ft @ 1,700 – 4,500 rpm (900 N·m)
  • Induction: Turbocharged
  • Fuel type: Premium
  • Transmission: 8-speed automatic
  • Drivetrain: AWD
  • Vehicle type: SUV
  • Steering: rack and pinion, electric assistance
  • Front suspension: independent, pneumatic, short/long-arm
  • Rear suspension: independent, pneumatic, multi-link
  • Front brakes: Disc (ABS)Steering rack and pinion, electric assistance
  • Passengers: 4
  • Infotainment (front USB ports, Rear USB ports, Apple CarPlay compatible, Bluetooth audio, Wi-Fi hotspot, Wireless phone charging): Standard

Ferrari 612 Scaglietti (R3 million)

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MaMkhize reportedly spent a jaw-dropping R3 million for this beautiful ride. Although we have no idea when the businesswoman purchased her Ferrari 612, this particular vehicle was produced between 2004 and 2010 as a replacement for the smaller 456. MaMhkize is hardly seen in her 612 as she prefers parking it in her intimidating garage.

Ferrari 612 Scaglietti Specs And Unique Features

  • Engine: 5.7L V12 Gas
  • Transmission: 6-Speed F1A Graziano automated manual
  • Drivetrain: Rear-Wheel Drive
  • Power output: 540 PS (397 kW; 533 hp)
  • Wheelbase: 2,950 mm (116.1 in)
  • Length: 4,902 mm (193.0 in)
  • Width: 1,957 mm (77.0 in)
  • Height: 1,344 mm (52.9 in)
  • Kerb weight: 1,850 kg (4,078.6 lb)-1,865 kg (4,111.6 lb)
  • Body style: 2-door 2+2 coupé
  • Layout: Front mid-engine, rear-wheel-drive

Rolls-Royce Ghost (R4.8 million)

Everything about Shauwn is classy. From her outfits to her crib and vehicles, they all ooze royalty and luxury. Another exotic car that she has is the world-class Rolls-Royce Ghost which cost around R4.8 million. She hardly drives around in this vehicle, but she has been seen once or twice in it while taking pictures.

Rolls-Royce Ghost Specs And Unique Features

It is one of her cars that she keeps at home for special occasions.

  • Power Windows Front
  • Automatic Climate Control
  • Alloy Wheels
  • Multi-function Steering Wheel
  • Engine Start Stop Button
  • Transmission Type: Automatic
  • WLTP Mileage: 6.33 kmpl
  • Fuel Type: Petrol
  • Engine Displacement: (cc)6750
  • No. of cylinder: 12
  • Max Power (bhp@rpm)563bhp@5250rpm
  • Max Torque (nm@rpm): 820Nm@1500rpm
  • Seating Capacity: 5
  • Body Type: Sedan

Rolls-Royce Phantom (R6 million)

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The queen of highlights also has a Roll-Royce Phantom that hardly hits the roads of Mzansi. No one knows why she doesn’t drive her Roll Royces like some of her cars, but we know it must be for some important reasons. Well, whether she chooses to use them or not, the most important thing is that the social media influencer has them parked in her garage.

You don’t get to see her kind of garage commonly in the country, which shows she is on top of her game. This car retails for R6 million, and it has amazing features that can only leave one dreaming. It’s not clear if she bought the luxury car or it’s a gift from someone.

Rolls-Royce Phantom Specs And Unique Features

  • Engine Type: V12 Petrol Engine
  • Max Power: 563bhp@5000rpm
  • Max Torque: 900Nm@1700rpm
  • No. of cylinder: 12Valves
  • Per Cylinder: 4
  • Transmission Type: Automatic
  • Gear Box: 8 Speed
  • Drive Type: RWD
  • Fuel Type: Petrol
  • Engine Displacement: (cc)6749
  • No. of cylinder: 12
  • Transmission Type: Automatic
  • Fuel Tank Capacity:100.0

Maserati GranTurismo (R1 million)

A Look At MaMkhize’s Luxury Cars
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Maserati GranTurismo, which costs an estimated R1 million, is not for everyone. It is an exotic car designed for people with loads of cash in their pocket. Well, we are not surprised that it is one of MaMkhize’s luxury cars – after all, she has the money and knows how to boost her garage.

MaMkhize drives her GranTurismo more often than her Rolls Royces. Whenever she is cruising around in the car, she does so with a sense of pride and as someone who got to enjoy the fruits of her labor.

We don’t know the exact years she acquired the fancy wheel.

Maserati GranTurismo Specs And Unique Features

  • Drivetrain: Rear Wheel Drive
  • Maximum Horsepower @ RPM: 454 @ 7000
  • Maximum Torque @ RPM: 384 @ 4750
  • Number of Transmission Speeds: 6
  • Fuel Capacity / Gas Tank Size: 19.8
  • Length (inches): 193.3
  • Passenger / Seating Capacity: 4
  • Steering Type: Rack-Pinion
  • Brake Type: 4-Wheel Disc
  • Anti-Lock-Braking System: 4-Wheel
  • Front Brake Rotors, diameter x thickness (inches): 14.2

Bentley Bentayga (R3 million)

MaMkhize sometimes drives around in this luxury car. The vehicle, which retails for R3 million, has been in the garage for a long time. Multiple sources suggest her son owns the Bentley Bentayga because he is often seen with it too.

Regardless of who owns it, what belongs to one in MaMkhize’s house, belongs to everyone whether they make use of it or not. Did we mention that the businesswoman can do anything for her family? She is one woman that holds her family so dear to her heart – she can go the extra mile for them, especially her kids. The TV personality hasn’t mentioned the year she added the Bentley to her fleets of cars and whether it was a gift or not.

Bentley Bentayga Specs And Unique Features

  • Engine: 4.0 L V8, 6.0 L W12
  • Horsepower: 542 to 626 HP
  • MPG: Up to 15 City / 24 Highway** (V8)
  • Transmission; 8-Speed Dual-Clutch Automatic
  • Drivetrain: All-Wheel Drive
  • Body Style: SUV
  • Dimensions: 202-203″ L x 79″ W x 68″ H
  • Curb weight: 5,324 to 5,542 lbs.
  • Seating Capacity: Up to 7 Seats
  • Power Steering
  • Power Windows Front
  • Anti Lock Braking System
  • Air Conditioner
  • Driver Airbag
  • Passenger Airbag
  • Automatic Climate Control
  • Fog Lights – FrontAlloy Wheels

Dodge RAM 2500 Heavy Duty 6.7 L (R1 million)

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This is one of the family’s cars that is not known to many people. It featured on MaMkhize’s reality show, Kwa MaMkhize, and has never been seen regularly on the road. The businesswoman doesn’t use it as her other cars, and she has never uploaded pictures of herself in the car on her social media page.

Remember we told you earlier that she doesn’t put up some of her cars on her Instagram and Twitter pages. Well, there could be more apart from the Dodge RAM. The year the businesswoman acquired her Dodge RAM is not known.

Dodge RAM 2500 Heavy Duty 6.7 L Specs And Unique Features

  • Engine: Regular Unleaded V-8, 6.4 L
  • Drivetrain: Rear Wheel Drive
  • Passenger Capacity: 6
  • Body Style: Crew Cab Pickup – Standard Bed
  • Transmission: Transmission: 8-Speed Auto (8HP75-LCV)
  • Steering Type: Re-Circulating Ball
  • Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary): 730
  • Tire Pressure Monitor: Yes
  • Back-Up Camera: Yes
  • Spare Wheel Size (in): Full-Size
  • Brake Type: 4-Wheel Disc
  • Height, Overall (in): 78.2
  • Length, Overall (in): 238.8
  • Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal): 31

Mercedes-Maybach S-Class S650 (R3.6 million)

This is the actress’s favorite car. She has been seen in it countless times. The ever-classy Mercedes-Maybach S-Class S650 retails for a whopping R3.6 million. The car is one of her official cars, and she always looks stunning in the black exotic fancy wheel. The Maybach whip is valued at R3.6 million, which is a huge amount.

Mercedes-Maybach S-Class S650 Specs And Unique Features

  • Length: 5,462mm
  • Height: 1,498mm
  • Seats: 5
  • Doors: 4
  • Fuel Tank Capacity: 80l
  • Fuel type: Petrol
  • Cylinders: 12
  • Transmission: Automatic
  • Wheel Style: Multi-Spoke
  • Catalytic Converter: YES

Aston Martin DBX (R3.6 million)

When we told you that MaMkhize has an intimidating garage, we meant it. In addition to all the costly cars mentioned above, the businesswoman also has an Aston Martin DBX that sells for R3.6 million. She uses this particular car not-so-regularly, but the car is among those that she sometimes posts on her Instagram page. The businesswoman bought the car some couple of years ago – the particular year is not known.

Aston Martin DBX Specs And Unique Features

  • Fuel Type: Diesel
  • No. of cylinder: 8
  • Power Steering
  • Power Windows Front
  • Anti Lock Braking System
  • Air Conditioner
  • Driver Airbag
  • Passenger Airbag
  • Fog Lights – Front
  • Alloy Wheels
  • Multi-function Steering Wheel
  • Engine Type: 4.0-litre V8 32 valve Twin Turbo

Lamborghini Huracan (R4.5 million)

You don’t get to see her in her Lamborghini Huracan always, but each time she steps in and out of it, she often looks like a goddess.  Her Huracan is valued at R4.5 million, and it is one of her cars that she sometimes uses for certain occasions. We don’t know if it was gifted or she bought it herself. MaMkhize has been driving the car a couple of times.

Lamborghini Huracan Specs And Unique Features

  • Transmission: Type Automatic
  • Gear Box: 7 Speed
  • No. of cylinder: 10
  • Fuel Type: Petrol
  • Engine Type: V Type Petrol Engine
  • Power Steering
  • Power Windows Front
  • Anti Lock Braking System
  • Air Conditioner
  • Driver Airbag
  • Passenger Airbag
  • Automatic Climate Control
  • Alloy Wheels
  • Multi-function Steering Wheel

Mercedes-Benz G63 AMG (R2.4 million)

MaMkhize does not only love moderate and fancy cars, but she also loves them big and masculine. Though not her favorite car, the businesswoman has pulled up in it at some places. The car is valued at R2.4 million. Further information on when the car was added to her fleet of cars and how she got it is unknown.

Mercedes-Benz G63 AMG Specs And Unique Features

  • Fuel Type: Gasoline
  • Engine: 8 Cylinder Engine, Turbocharged
  • Body style: SUVs
  • Seating: 5
  • Roof: Sun/Moonroof, Generic Sun/Moonroof
  • Brakes: ABS, 4-Wheel Disc Brakes
  • Differential: Locking/Limited Slip Differential
  • Steering: Power Steering
  • Audio: Hard Disk Drive Media Storage, MP3 Player, HD Radio, AM/FM Stereo, Satellite Radio, Premium Sound System, WiFi Hotspot, etc
  • Locks: Power Door Locks, Keyless Entry
  • Tech: Bluetooth Connection, Steering Wheel Audio Controls, Adjustable Steering Wheel, Trip Computer, Universal Garage Door Opener, Keyless Start, Remote Engine Start, Security System, Automatic Parking, Back-Up Camera, etc
  • Air Bags: Knee Air Bag, Passenger Air Bag Sensor, Driver Air Bag, Front Side Air Bag,
  • Air Conditioning: Climate Control, A/C, Rear A/C, Multi-Zone A/C
  • Length, Overall (in): 191.9 inches
  • Height, Overall (in): 77.4 inches

BMW 4 Series Convertible (R1.2 million)

MaMkhize is also a fan of BMW. She has the 2020 BMW 4 series convertible under her name, and it is one of her favorite cars. She has been seen on many occasions having a swell time in the luxury car. She bought the fancy wheel recently, but she hasn’t mentioned the exact period. It is difficult to tell if the car was gifted or not.

BMW 4 Series Convertible Specs And Unique Features

  • Drivetrain: Rear Wheel Drive
  • Engine Type and Required Fuel: Intercooled Turbo Premium Unleaded I-4
  • Fuel System: Gasoline Direct Injection
  • Maximum Horsepower @ RPM: 255 @ 5000
  • Maximum Torque @ RPM: 295 @ 1550
  • Number of Transmission Speeds: 8
  • Fuel Capacity / Gas Tank Size: 15.6
  • Length (inches): 187.9
  • Height (inches): 54.6
  • Passenger / Seating Capacity: 4
  • Steering Type: Rack-Pinion
  • Brake Type: 4-Wheel Disc

BMW i8

MaMkhize is always in a groovy mood anytime she is seen in this sporty car. Perhaps, this is her go-to car whenever she wants to feel ‘girly’ and have some groove. Her BMW i8 is one of her favorite cars. The exact amount the car was bought and the year it began parking in her garage are not open to public scrutiny.

The businesswoman hasn’t mentioned if the money used in buying the car was her personal money or whether she received it as a gift.

BMW i8 Specs And Unique Features

  • Drivetrain: All Wheel Drive
  • Engine Type and Required Fuel: Intercooled Turbo Gas/Electric I-3
  • Fuel System: Gasoline Direct Injection
  • Number of Transmission Speeds: 6
  • Fuel Capacity / Gas Tank Size: 11.1
  • Length (inches): 184.9
  • Height (inches): 50.8
  • Passenger / Seating Capacity: 4
  • Front Suspension Type: Double Wishbone
  • Brake Type: 4-Wheel Disc
  • Base Curb Weight (pounds): 3501

Land Rover Defender 90

The businesswoman has shared a picture of herself with his car only once on her Instagram page. It could be one of her cars that she hardly uses. The Land Rover Defender 90 is one of the luxury cars in South Africa, and it can only take people in MaMkhize’s class to comfortable pay for it. This vehicle is an off-road Land Rover that shares the same high-strength, heavy-duty D7x aluminum architecture with the Defender 110. Unfortunately, we can’t tell if the fancy is hers and the amount it was purchased.

Land Rover Defender 90 Specs

  • Modification (Engine) Hard Top 3.0 D200 (200 Hp) MHEV AWD Automatic
  • Body type: Off-road vehicle
  • Fuel Type: Diesel
  • Acceleration 0 – 100 km/h: 9.8 sec
  • Acceleration 0 – 62 mph: 9.8 sec
  • Acceleration 0 – 60 mph: 9.1 sec
  • Maximum speed 175 km/h; 108.74 mph
  • Power 200 Hp @ 4000 rpm.
  • Engine displacement 2996 cm3; 182.83 cu. in.
  • Number of cylinders 6
  • Number of valves per cylinder: 4
  • Fuel tank capacity 89 l; 23.51 US gal; 19.58 UK gal
  • Length 4583 mm; 180.43 in.
  • Width 1996 mm; 78.58 in.
  • Ride height (ground clearance) 225-226 mm; 8.86 – 8.9 in.
  • Drive wheel: All wheel drive (4×4)
  • Number of Gears (automatic transmission): 8

The Rolls-Royce Cullinan Black Badge Is Currently Her Most Expensive Car

The Uzalo recently bought her Rolls-Royce Cullinan Black Badge for R16 million, making it her most expensive car at the moment. Rolls Royce is one of the most famous luxury brands of all time, and their products naturally depict royalty and class.

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The luxury car has so many modern and unique features. It also comes with a Viewing Suite, a table, and a pair of backward-facing seats that slide out of a compartment in the trunk. Its rear seats are split by a center console that holds a pair of drinks decanters and four glasses, with electronically-deployed picnic tables and television screens for each rear passenger.

A Look At MaMkhize’s Luxury Cars
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The car’s starlight roof lining is designed to imitate the night’s sky while its rear-hinged doors house a pair of umbrellas. There are many more to enjoy in this car, so we are not surprised that it costs an arm and a leg. Being highly connected in South Africa and working with prominent people in reputable sectors, it is no surprise that Shauwn MaMkhize has amassed so much wealth from her endeavors and does invest part of it in fancy wheels. Truly, her love for luxury cars is understandable – she is highly placed in society. Therefore, it wouldn’t be out of place for her to drive cars that befit her status.

The businesswoman’s love for luxury cars has resulted in some people criticizing her for spending so much on cars, while others claim the money she uses in paying for cars was unduly gotten from the controversial Umlazi housing contract. Recently, the Democratic Alliance party bluntly told her to sell her latest car to fund her club. This was after Mkhize approached eThekwini municipality for sponsorship. Despite DA’s objection, the municipality stood by its decision to sponsor the Royal AM for the next three years.

How Expensive Are MaMkhize’s Kid’s Cars?

Like their mom, Andile and Sbahle love luxury as well; Andile, in particular, is known for showing off his expensive lifestyle on social media. Though the half-siblings come from a wealthy background, they do not entirely rely on their parents’ wealth. Andile co-wons the Royal AM with his mom. He is also a singer and footballer. Sbahle is a TV personality and fitness guru. So, it is believed that they also take care of their bills and fund their expensive lifestyle, including the cars they drive through their various endeavors.

Andile has been seen severally in the Bentley Bentayga, which some sources claim belongs to him. Bentley is really expensive, as you already know.

His other cars include:

  • Mercedes G Wagon (R3 million)
  • Lamborghini Urus
  • BMW X5 M (R2 million)
  • Nissan GTR (R 1 million)
  • Volkswagen Golf 7R

Sbahle doesn’t have so many cars as her brother. One of her well-known cars was the BMW 440i Cabriolet, which was reportedly registered in her then-boyfriend name – South African footballer Itu Khune. However, she was involved in a ghastly accident with the car in August 2018.

A Look At MaMkhize’s Luxury Cars
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She reportedly received a brand new car – a BMW X4 on her 24th birthday.

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Further information about her other cars (if she has other cars) is not available.


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