SUV are incredibly popular at this moment. According to several surveys and researches, they will be even more popular in the near future. However, all SUV have one thing in common. They are expensive. Some of them are more expensive than the others, but in any case, their prices are much higher, compared with ordinary vehicles. For that price, you will get luxury, sporty performances and exclusivity. Simply said, if you like these things, you will have to pay for them.
1. Bentley Bentayga ($231,825)
This model will be available this year. It is going to be the most expensive SUV on the planet, simply because it is the first Bentley SUV. The engines will vary between V8, hybrid and 12 cylinders. Other performances are not known, but the design and the interior offer the highest level of luxury and only the best materials have been used in the production.
2. Land Rover Range Rover ($200,000)
Land Rover Range Rover is the most expensive SUV in early 2017. The engine is V8 and it is producing 550 HP, which is more than enough. Even better, it is paired with 8 gear transmission (automatic). The design is probably one of the best, when it comes to SUV vehicles. On the other side, due to high price, is it unlikely that you will see a lot of these on a street.
3. Mercedes-Benz G-Class ($137,000)
This model was and it still is one of the most expensive SUVS in the world. It has been made for decades, an every model is better than the previous one. In addition, there are some versions that are more expensive, due to the fact they come with additional features. The AMG version comes with a 5.5 L V8, producing 536 HP. This model can be used as actual off-road vehicle. Thanks to high clearance and off-road capabilities. The sporty performances are another, great thing about this model. In fact, it can be driven on a track, and it will be quicker than most sports cars.
4. Mercedes-Benz AMG GL ($121,000)
Mercedes-Benz AMG GL is a similar model to the aforementioned G class. Although they don’t look the same, the engine and performances are similar, almost identical. On the other side, the design is completely different. This model comes with AMG, tune up engine, producing 550 HP, so it is one of fastest SUV on the market. On the other side, this can be an actual family car, due to the fact it has enough room and it is practical. However, actual off-road drive isn’t the strongest side of this model.
5. Land Rover Range Rover Sport ($121,000)
Land Rover Range Rover Sport is one of rare SUV that actually combines off-road capabilities with great performances. As the end result, this is a sport SUV that can be driven off-road or on a track. The engine is V8, producing 550 HP, so it has more power than most drivers actually need. Another, great side of this SUV is the design. It looks different and fresh, so it is a common choice of younger people. In addition, this isn’t some big SUV. It has medium dimensions which makes it a perfect choice for city driving.
6. BMW X6 M ($103,000)
The X6 M isn’t the ordinary SUV. This version comes with 4.4L engine and 567 HP, so it is faster than most sports cars, available on the market. The acceleration is one of the best you can get as well, so this is an actual sport car. On the other side, the off-road capabilities are not very good and this is treated as a city or a track car.
7. Cadillac Escalade ESV ($95,000)
This is a luxury SUV designed and build in the United States. As similar models, made in the same country, this SUV comes with the highest level of luxury, huge dimensions and great practicality. On the other side the engine is 6.2L, V8, producing 420HP, so it isn’t very economical. Due to large dimensions, this model isn’t the best choice when it comes to city driving. However, it is one of the best choices for long journeys. Keep in mind that for this price, you get one of the best-looking SUV available on the market. It also comes with great and modern features, so it is a perfect choice if this is important for you.
8. Infiniti QX80 ($89,000)
If you are looking for an SUV that looks 100% unique, this model is perfect for you., the design looks a bit old, despite the fact this is a new model, but this makes it stand out from the crowd. Under the bonnet is 5.6L, V8, producing 400HP. It is paired with 7 gears transmission. All latest features are supported, so this SUV is fun to drive. In addition, the interior is one of the best you can get, so the level of luxury is at the highest level.
9. Lexus LX-570 ($83,000)
Lexus is a well-known car company that makes great cars. In this case, they made one of the best SUV models, available on the market. It has 5.7L engine, with 383 HP. Other features are impressive as well. The price is very high, so this model is treated as one of the most expensive SUVs on the planet.
10. Toyota Land Cruiser ($80,000)
Toyota Land Cruiser is a legendary SUV, capable of impressive off-road capabilities. It has been made for a long time, but the first models are still used in some parts of the world. In addition, this model is constantly chosen as one of the safest cars, so it has been chosen by most world leaders and businessmen. The new model comes with 5.7L engine, producing 381 HP. It isn’t the most powerful SUV, but it is one of the most popular, so it is treated as the safe choice.