Top 10 most costly SUVs in the world


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SUVs are a unique set of cars. They offer great value in terms of engine size, car space, fuel tank size, etc. Worthy of not, is the fact that SUVs preserve fuel in comparison to other car body types. SUVs are some of the most expensive cars in the world. They are mostly used by celebrities and wealthy people around the world. Find out the prices of the most expensive SUVs on the planet!

Cars are in abundance in the world. In your own little corner, you can’t count the number of cars around. At every turn, there’s one either moving or parked. This abundance is responsible for traffic congestion in major cities. Out of the gazillion, lies a certain type of car that stands out effortlessly – Sport Utility Vehicles (SUV).

Everything about the SUV is unique. Talk about the engine size, car space, fuel tank size, etc. Worthy of not, is the fact that SUVs preserve fuel in comparison to other car body types. And when it comes to car maintenance, they can be managed.

There are different types of SUVs. Each of them is admired and preferred by car lovers for different reasons. Perhaps you aren’t familiar with them, brings to you the various features of these SUVs.

Top 10 most costly SUVs in the world

10. Cadillac Escalade Platinum (N39,600,000)

The CadillacEscaladee is proudly an American SUV. As expected of Americans, they always find a way to stay at the top. Hence, it’s no surprise that this vehicle is a strong contender among SUVs around the world.


Right in the Cadillac, lies a V8 6.2-liter engine that has the capacity to produce 420hp. In 6 seconds, it covers 0-60 mph.

Premium leather quality and wood panes found in the interior are part of the reason why the car doesn’t come cheap.

9. Lexus LX 570 (N39,780,000)

Japanese car manufacturer Lexus makes a big statement with this SUV.  What’s there not to love about this car? The taillights, front grille, headlights and the rims are attention-grabbing. This masterpiece easily outputs 3 tones without making an awkward sound. 380hp is the standard produced by its 7.5 – liter V8 engine. In terms of speed, 7.5 seconds is the duration it takes to do 0-60 mph.


Having a good fuel economy is an edge this SUV has over others. It has the best interior Lexus has ever manufactured. Eight people can occupy it comfortably.

8. BMW X6M (N41,040,000)

The BMW X6M is different from the BMW X6. Its “M Badge” distinguishes it from the regular one.


High speed is one of the things that set it apart from its counterparts as it takes only 4.2 seconds to go 0-60 mph. Power is produced by its Turbocharged V8 engine, it also has the capacity to deliver 567 hp. With enough space for five people, it’s better referred to as a compact SUV.

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7. Mercedes Benz GLS 63 AMG (N48,960,000)

Automaker Mercedes has a penchant for delivering the best. This brand model is unarguably the biggest SUV it has ever produced. Despite its big size, it runs at an incredibly high speed.


In just 4.6 seconds, it covers between 0-60 mph. The V8 Bi-Turbo engine is responsible for such high speed. Producing 577 hp, the SUV has enough room for seven passengers in its tastefully designed interior.

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6. Porsche Cayenne Turbo S (N65,520,000)

When you think speed, think the Porsche Cayenne Turbo S. Due to its speed, people often refer to it as a sports SUV. It also boasts of great engine performance. In just 4 seconds, its 4.8-liter twin turbo engine moves from 0-60 mph. Its V8 engine outputs such speed without exceeding 400 rpm.


The Porsche is the most preferred choice when it comes to Cayennes – little wonder it’s sold at such an expensive rate.

5. Lamborghini Urus ($232,000)

Did you know that this was the very first SUV Lamborghini manufactured? A V8 engine 4-liter twin turbo is what powers the truck. It produces 650 hp. In 6.3 seconds, it moves from 0-60 mph. With such amazing features, its understandable why Cardi B was gifted this car by her husband recently.


4. Mercedes Benz G65 AMG (N83,520,000)

Mercedes takes a second spot on this list with the Mercedes Benz G65 AMG. This vehicle distinguishes itself wherever it goes with its not-so-sleek body. It’s a different design from what’s mostly seen around.


The entertainment system of the car is a plus as there’s hardly a dull moment in it. 0-60 mph is obtainable is 5.3 seconds, courtesy of its hand built 6-liter V8 turbo engine. It’s by all standard, a car with vigor.

3. Range Rover SV Autobiography (N97,200,000)

Renowned British car manufacturer Land Rover easily takes the number three position with their heavyweight brand Range Rover SV Autobiography. It’s a very good off-road SUV, hence, it’s highly sought-after despite its expensive price. It has a 5-little V8 engine that churns out 557 hp. Its speed in 5 seconds is 0-60 mph.


The masterpiece which has inbuilt features to enhance safe driving was a participant in the 2018 Bimmerfest race.

2. Bentley Bentayga Black Edition (N140,400,000)

Technologies used to produce the Bentley Bentayga Black Edition are topnotch. The car’s air suspension and all-wheel drive are just a tip of the iceberg. If you want to have a memorable time on the road, riding in this machine will give you just that.


It’s 6-liter W12 twin turbo emanates above 600 hp and covers 0-60 mph within 4 seconds.

1. Rolls Royce Cullinan (N153,000,000)

For some years now, Rolls Royce has been the go-to automaker for luxury cars. They lived to expectations with the production of the Cullinan. Everything about this car is lovable.


The exotic car is indeed a British treasure. Little wonder it was christened after the largest diamond found in history. With a 6.7-liter V12 twin turbo, it produces 563 hp.

These are the most expensive SUVs in the world you can think of. Find out more about the most exotic cars on the planet right here on

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Chris Odogwu is a Content Writer and Journalist. He holds a bachelor's degree in Mass Communication from University of Jos and a master's degree in Mass Communication from University of Lagos. His works have been published in top local and international publications including Forbes, HuffPost, ThriveGlobal, TheNextScoop and Nigeria360 among others. A member of the Nigerian Institute of Public Relations (NIPR), the thrill he gets from writing about exotic cars feels almost the same as riding in them.

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