Over the years, The Disney Channel has been known to produce a variety of shows that appeal to kids of all ages. It’s basically the ultimate channel for kids who are looking for someone that they can easily relate to while growing up. Perhaps, this explains why shows such as “Boy Meets World,” “Lizzie McGuire,” and many more became so popular.
Aside from these, Disney also went on to produce various hit movies that kids enjoyed equally. These include “High School Musical,” “The Cheetah Girls,” “Camp Rock,” “Princess Protection Program” and so much more. Because of these, several Disney stars became more recognizable. Fans became more intrigued and started following their careers over the years.
As you might have guessed, careers for these kids on the Disney Channel needed to end at some point. After all, some of these stars are now all grown up and ready to do more in the entertainment industry. Since then, some of these former Disney stars went on to have very successful careers in films, appearing in one popular movie after another. Meanwhile, others went on to star in a variety of television shows. At the same time, there are also other Disney stars who decided to embark on a music career.
Regardless of the entertainment field that they have chosen, these former Disney talents have shown that they’ve got what it takes to stay in the business. More importantly, they got so successful that they are now driving some really sick cars. Just check out what we found!
19 Miley Cyrus, Porsche Cayenne GTS
Miley Cyrus is arguably one of the most successful talents ever to come out of Disney. Back in the day, Cyrus had a hit Disney show called “Hannah Montana.” And when the show ended, it didn’t take long for Cyrus to gain fame for her music career. In fact, she quickly became known for songs such as “Wrecking Ball,” “Party in the U.S.A,” “We Can’t Stop,” “Don’t Dream Its Over,” “Who Owns My Heart” and more.
When she’s driving around, Cyrus can often be seen behind the wheel of her Porsche Cayenne GTS. Just to give you an idea, the 2018 Cayenne GTS comes with a 3.6-liter twin-turbo V6 engine that can deliver 440 horses and 443 pound-feet of torque.
18 Zac Efron, Audi S6
Back in the day, Zac Efron was a Disney sweetheart, having starred in the ‘High School Musical’ movies as lead character Troy Bolton. Since then, Efron went on to star in a wide variety of films, including “New Year’s Eve,” “The Paperboy,” “At Any Price,” “Neighbors,” “That Awkward Moment,” “We Are Your Friends” “Parkland,” “Dirty Grandpa,” “Baywatch,” and “The Greatest Showman.”
When he’s going around town, Efron can sometimes be seen driving his Audi S6 around. According to Audi USA, the 2018 S6 comes with a starting price of $71,900. It boasts a 4.0-liter TFSI V8 engine that can deliver as much as 450 horses at 5,800 to 6,400 rpm and 406 pound-feet of torque at 1,400 to 5,700 rpm.
17 Ashley Tisdale, Mercedes-Benz G-Class
At one point in her career, Ashley Tisdale was a Disney Star who starred in “The Suite Life of Zack and Cody” and “The Suite Life on Deck” as Maddie Fitzpatrick. Aside from this, Tisdale was also cast to play “Sharpay Evans” in the ‘High School Musical’ movies. Since then, Tisdale has worked in a number of TV shows. These include “Hellcats,” Clipped” and “Young & Hungry.” Meanwhile, she also provided her vocal cords for “Phineas and Ferb,” “American Dad!” and more.
When she’s out running errands, Tisdale can sometimes be seen driving around in her Mercedes-Benz G-Class. In case you’re interested, the 2019 G-Class SUV comes with a starting price of $134,000 for the G550.
16 Selena Gomez, BMW X6
Selena Gomez was a Disney star who starred in the TV shows “The Suite Life on Deck,” “Hannah Montana,” “The Suite Live of Zack and Cody” and “Wizards of Waverly Place.” At the same time, she also appeared in various films, including “Princess Protection Program,” “What’s Stevie Thinking?” and “The Wizards Return: Alex vs. Alex.” Following her time at Disney, Gomez launched a successful music career with hits such as “Naturally,” “Fly to Your Heart,” “My Dilemma,” “Hit the Lights,” “Sober” and more.
When driving around, Gomez can sometimes be spotted behind the wheel of her BMW X6. The 2019 X6 comes with a starting price of $63,550. Under its hood is a 3.0-liter TwinPower turbo engine that can deliver 300 horsepower.
15 Mary-Kate Olsen, Porsche Cayenne
Several years ago, Mary-Kate Olsen was a Disney star who starred in “The Wonderful World of Disney.” Aside from that, she and her twin sister Ashley also starred in television series such as “Two of a Kind,” and “Full House.” Meanwhile, Mary-Kate also made an appearance in the hit movie “Charlie’s Angels: Full Throttle.”
Today, Olsen is a married woman. And when she needs to run some errands, she does so in her sleek Porsche Cayenne. In case you’re interested, this SUV comes with a starting price of $65,700. Under its hood is a 3.0-liter V6 engine that delivers 335 horsepower at 5,300 to 6,400 rpm and 332 pound-feet of torque at 1,340 to 5,300 rpm.
14 Ashley Olsen, Porsche 911 Carrera
For years, Ashley Olsen starred alongside her twin sister Mary-Kate Olsen in Disney shows as well as other television series and movies. After achieving fame and success in the entertainment industry, she and her sister went on to build a very successful business empire. In fact, the website Celebrity Net Worth estimates their combined net worth at $400 million. They are known for their clothing lines, books, and other products.
On the road, Olsen can sometimes be seen driving her Porsche 911 Carrera. In case you’re wondering, the new 911 Carrera comes with a starting price of $91,100. Under its hood is a twin-turbocharged boxer 6 engine that can deliver 370 horsepower at 6,500 rpm and 331 pound-feet of torque at 1,700 to 5,000 rpm.
13 Hilary Duff, Mercedes-Benz G-Class
If you could recall, Hilary Duff is a former Disney star who is best known for her lead role in Lizzie McGuire. Since then, Duff went on to star in movies such as “A Cinderella Story,” “Stay Cool,” “What Goes Up” and “She Wants Me.” Moreover, she also starred in TV series such as “The Chase,” “Gossip Girl” and most recently, “Younger.”
On the road, Duff can be seen driving around town in her Mercedes-Benz G-Class. Under the hood of this SUV is a 4.0-liter V8 engine that can deliver as much as 416 horses at 5,200 to 5,500 rpm and 450 pound-feet of torque at 2,000 to 4,750 rpm.
12 Demi Lovato, Mercedes-Benz SL550
Back in the world of Disney, Demi Lovato rose to fame when she played Mitchie Torres in the Disney movie “Camp Rock.” Soon, Lovato also appeared in another Disney movie called “Princess Protection Program.” And around the same time, Lovato also started releasing her own music. Her career included popular songs such as “Sexy Dirty Love,” “Shouldn’t Come Back,” “Don’t Forget,” “Gift of a Friend,” “La La Land,” “Made in the USA,” “Never Been Hurt,” “Heart by Heart” and more.
When one the road, Lovato can sometimes be seen driving her Mercedes-Benz SL550. According to Mercedes-Benz USA, the 2019 SL550 Roadster comes with a starting price of $113,550. Under its hood is a 4.7-liter V8 engine that can deliver 449 horses.
11 Brenda Song, Mercedes-Benz G-Class
Brenda Song is a former Disney star who is best known for her role as London Tipton in the shows “The Suite Life of Zack and Cody,” “Yay Me! Starring London Tipton” and “The Suite Life on Deck.” Since her time with Disney, Song went on to appear in a host of other television series. These include “Scandal,” “New Girl,” “Dads,” “Pure Genius,” “Superstore,” “Station 19” and more.
When she needs to go around town, Song can be seen driving her Mercedes-Benz G-Class. In fact, she's often spotted with her car after running errands and finishing her workout.
10 Emmy Rossum, Jaguar F-Type
Several years ago, Emmy Rossum was a Disney star, starring in the movie “Genius” as Claire Addison. Since then, Rossum has gone on to star in films such as “The Phantom of the Opera,” “The Day After Tomorrow,” “Mystic River,” “Cold Pursuit,” “Comet” and You’re Not You.” Aside from that, she has also starred as Fiona Gallagher in the hit television series “Shameless.”
When she needs to get around, Rossum can be seen driving her red Jaguar F-Type. In case you’re interested, the 2020 F-Type comes with a starting price of $61,600. Its base trim comes with a 2.0-liter engine that can crank out 296 horsepower at 5,500 rpm and 295 pound-feet of torque at 1,500 to 4,500 rpm.
9 Lucas Grabeel, Infiniti G35 S
Lucas Grabeel is best known for his role as Ryan Evens in the hit ‘High School Musical’ movies. Since then, he also went on to star in the television series, “Switched at Birth.” Aside from this, Grabeel also does voice-over work and that includes working with the hit show, “Family Guy.”
For his daily driver, Grabeel has chosen an Infiniti G35 S. During an interview with Truck Trend, Grabeel explained, “I like the foreign steering style, slightly looser steering, comparatively to the European style, like BMW, or Mercedes with tighter steering, built more for European roads. I really like the feel of the Infiniti more than anything. It's a G37 S, so it hugs the road a little bit more, so it's a little rougher ride than the normal G37.”
8 Bella Thorne, Porsche Panamera
Back in her Disney days, Bella Thorne played the lead character CeCe Jones in the television series “Shake It Up.” Since then, Thorne has kept quite busy. In fact, she starred in a number of films, including “Blended,” “The Duff,” “Keep Watching,” “You Get Me,” “Amityville: The Awakening,” “The Babysitter” and “I Still See You.”
When she needs to get around, Thorne can be seen driving her Porsche Panamera. With a starting price of $86,300, this car comes with a 3.0-liter V6 engine that can deliver as much as 330 horsepower and 331 pound-feet of torque. It also has a top track speed of 164 miles per hour.
7 Britney Spears, Maserati GranTurismo
Before becoming a pop icon, Britney Spears was a member of the famous "Mickey Mouse Club," which aired from 1993 to 1996. Today, Spears is recognized as one of the most successful music artists around, even getting a residency at Planet Hollywood in Las Vegas for her show “Britney Piece of Me.” According to Rolling Stone, that show went on to run for four years and made more than $137 million.
When she needs to run some errands around town, Spears can be seen driving around in her Maserati GranTurismo. According to Maserati, the 2018 GranTurismo boasts of a 4.7-liter V8 engine that can deliver as much as 460 horsepower at 7,000 rpm.
6 Christina Aguilera, Ferrari California
Just like Britney Spears, Aguilera was also once a member of the famous “Mickey Mouse Club.” Since her Disney days, Aguilera went on to become a very successful music artist, having won a Grammy award for Best Pop Duo/Group Performance, Best Female Pop Vocal Performance, Best Pop Collaboration with Vocals and Best New Artist.
All this success meant that Aguilera can probably have whatever she wants. Back in 2010, that clearly turned out to be a Ferrari. According to a report from Mail Online, Aguilera, her husband, and son visited a Ferrari dealership in Calabasas, California. During the visit, the small family showed interest in a Ferrari F430 Berlinetta, which is worth $200,000. However, later on, she was spotted riding a red Ferrari California instead.
5 Vanessa Hudgens, Audi S5
In the world of Disney, Vanessa Hudgens is probably best known for her role in the ‘High School Musical’ movies as Gabriella Montez, who was the love interest of Zac Efron’s character. Since then, Hudgens went on to star in various films. These include “Journey 2: The Mysterious Island,” “Machete Kills,” “Gimme Shelter,” “Polar” and “Second Act.” At the same time, Hudgens also starred in television movies of both “Grease Live!” and “Rent: Live.”
When she needs to go somewhere, Hudgens can be seen driving her Audi S5. According to Audi USA, the 2019 S5 Sportback comes with a starting price of $52,400. Under its hood is a 3.0-liter TFSI V6 engine that can deliver as much as 349 horsepower and 369 pound-feet of torque.
4 Nick Jonas, Chevrolet Camaro
Nick Jonas was once a Disney Star who played Nate in the ‘Camp Rock’ movies. Aside from that, he also shot to fame as part of The Jonas Brothers along with his siblings Joe and Kevin. Later in his career, Jonas went on to appear in various TV series such as “Kingdom,” “Scream Queens” and “Hawaii Five-O.” Meanwhile, Jonas also starred in the 2017 movie “Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle.”
On the road, Jonas can be seen driving around in a Chevy Camaro. The 2019 Camaro currently comes with a starting price of $25,000. The base model comes with a standard 2.0-liter turbo four-cylinder engine that can deliver as much as 275 horsepower at 5,600 rpm and 295 pound-feet of torque at 3,000 to 4,500 rpm.
3 Joe Jonas, Audi R8 Spyder
Just like his brother, Joe Jonas went on to further his career after working as a Disney star. In fact, he made guest appearances in television series such as “Hot in Cleveland,” “Angie Tribeca” and “King of the Golden Sun.” Meanwhile, he also provided voice talent in the recent movie “Hotel Transylvania 3: Summer Vacation.”
When going around town, Jonas can sometimes be seen driving around in his Audi R8 Spyder. In case you’re interested, the 2018 R8 Spyder comes with a starting price of $177,100. Under is hood is a standard 5.2-liter V10 engine that can deliver as much as 532 horsepower and 398 pound-feet of torque.
2 Justin Timberlake, Audi A5
Only a few people may realize that hit music artist Justin Timberlake was once a Disney Star. In fact, Timberlake was part of the "Mickey Mouse Club" at the same time as Britney Spears and Christina Aguilera. Over the years, Timberlake’s music career continued to progress, singing with NSYNC and later embarking on life as a solo artist. At the same time, Timberlake also served as the voice of Branch in the animated movie “Trolls.”
When he’s going around town, Timberlake can be seen driving his Audi A5. In case you’re interested, the 2019 A5 comes with a starting price of $44,200. Under its hood is a 2.0-liter engine that can deliver 248 horsepower and 273 pound-feet of torque.
1 Kaley Cuoco, Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG GT
Without a doubt, actress Kaley Cuoco is one of the most successful former Disney stars around today. Cuoco played the role of Lori in the animated series “Brandy & Mr. Whiskers.” Aside from that, she was also cast as Elisa Bowers in the 2000 movie “Alley Cats Strike.” Today, Cuoco is best known for her portrayal of Penny Hofstadter in the long-running TV series “The Big Bang Theory.”
On the road, Cuoco travels in style with her Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG GT. In case you’re curious, you can own the 2019 AMG GT Roadster for a cool starting price of $124,700. That would get you a 4.0-liter AMG V8 engine that delivers 469 horses.
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