Looking for a luxury SUV but aren’t sure what’s the right model for you? If you think choosing the best luxury SUV out of a wide variety of options is a bit overwhelming, you are not alone. You don’t want to put thousands of dollars down on a new luxury SUV, only to discover that the experience is rather underwhelming. When choosing a luxury car, never go by the name alone. Even with the top automakers, there are hits and misses. That’s why we’ve designed this guide for the top luxury SUV’s on the market today. Whether you are looking for something for yourself or for the whole family, our list of the top luxury SUVs is sure to impress even the pickiest of drivers. Read on to learn more.
Lexus RX 350
For the best performance, the 2018 Lexus RX 350 is a great choice for a number of reasons. The RX 350 comes with a standard 295-horsepower V6 engine along with an eight-speed automatic transmission. Acceleration is strong, and the transmission shifts gears smoothly. Fuel economy estimates are also impressive at 20 mpg in the city and 27 mpg on the highway. The Rx 350 also handles well, turning corners with precision and minimal body lean. Standard features include leatherette upholstery, dual-zone climate control, HD radio and satellite radio. The 8-inch display infotainment system comes with voice recognition and USB ports. There’s also a ton of driver assistance features that help to improve driver performance such as forward collision warning, lane departure warning, lane keeping assist, and a rearview camera.
The 2018 Audi Q7 offers one of the most luxurious cabins on the market and comes loaded with awesome tech features. Seating up to seven passengers, leather upholstery with heating and power-adjustability comes standard. Seats provide plenty of passenger space, giving your legs plenty of stretch room. Standard tech features include a 7-inch display infotainment system with 10-speaker audio, Bluetooth, HD radio and more. There’s also tri-zone climate control, a panoramic sunroof, and safety techs like a rearview camera, forward collision warning, and rear parking sensors. Additionally, the Audi Q7 provides drivers with a robust 252-horsepower 2.0-liter four-cylinder engine that provides strong acceleration while delivering an exceptional fuel economy at 19 mpg in the city and 25 mpg on the highway. On top of this, every Q7 comes equipped with all-wheel drive with different Drive Select modes designed for different driver experiences including an off-road mode. The Audi Q7 starts at $49,900 for the base Premium trim or $65,000 for the top-of-the-line Prestige trim.
If you are looking for a luxury SUV that’s a little more compact, the 2018 Mercedes GLC-Class is a terrific choice. While it may be small, the 2018 Mercedes GLC 300 packs a big punch thanks to a 241-horsepower, turbocharged 2.0-liter four-cylinder engine. A 350e hybrid model generates 320 horsepower provides a superior fuel economy at 74 mpg combined and comes with all-wheel drive. A GLC 43 provides 362 horsepower thanks to a V6 engine, while the GLC 63 features a twin-turbo V8 that generates a whopping 469 horsepower. As for standard features, the base GLC 300 comes standard with synthetic leather upholstery, dual-zone climate control, a rearview camera, driver drowsiness monitoring, and so much more. And of course, features like an infotainment system, Bluetooth, and HD radio are all included in the GLC-Class’s huge line-up of features. Check out the GLC-Cass starting at $40K and talk to your local dealer for exclusive deals that can help you save.