It is now official: the Rolls-Royce Cullinan has been presented in recent days. It may be the first SUV of the brand, it is nonetheless extremely luxurious. And obviously very expensive also on a segment already occupied by Bentley Bentayga . But you will see that these two British SUVs are far from being the most expensive and the most exclusive. And even if some general brands are allowed to embark on this exclusive SUV niche, others are made by firms much more confidential, when it is not about custom orders!
The 13 most expensive SUVs of all time
And even if some confidential projects have escaped us, we suggest you to discover in our slideshow, the 13 most expensive SUVs of all time!
Bowler EXR-S – 175’000 €
If the Bowler EXR-S seems familiar to you, it’s because it takes some elements of the Range Rover Sport. In particular the fires. For the rest, not much to see, we are more to a vehicle ready for the rally. Although it is road approved. Comfort is not forgotten with the dual-zone air conditioning, heated mirrors or Bluetooth connectivity. Under the hood, a 5.0-liter 5.0-liter V8 that propels it to 100 km / h in 4.2 seconds!
Bentley Bentayga – 182’400 €
Who would have thought a Bentley Bentayga would be the cheapest SUV in our rankings? It must be said that with an entry ticket just above 180,000 € in its diesel version. The W12 600 hp is available from 217’300 €. And the Mulliner version beyond 300’000 €.
Rhino GX – $229,000 (~ 191’600 €)
Based on a Ford F-450 Super Duty platform, the Rhino GX is halfway between the tank and the stealth aircraft. Finally, rather tank anyway. It is also as impressive from the outside as it is luxurious inside. Under the hood, there is the choice between a 6.7 liter V8 diesel or a 6.8 liter V10 petrol.
Holland & Holland Range Rover – 230’000 €
Even more luxurious than the SVAutobiography version, and especially rarer (40 copies per year for 3 years), the Range Rover Holland & Holland represents what is best at Land Rover. And celebrates British craftsmanship with this association with the British arms manufacturer. The price ? 230’000 €! But with two rifles in their leather trunk covered with leather on the outside and Alcantara on the inside!
Lexani Motor Cars Cadillac Escalade – $320,000 (267’600 €)
If your Cadillac Escalade is not enough in terms of performance, then Lexani Motor Cars takes care of everything. A 4K TV screen curved over here, surround sound there, through rare wood, a refrigerator, retracting tables, fiber optics to make the star roof sky, even 24-carat gold veneers , everything is possible ! As long as you pay the price!
Rolls-Royce Cullinan – 325’000 $ (271’800 €)
Rolls-Royce also enters the SUV segment with its all-new Cullinan . 4-wheel drive, V12 “six three quarters” of 571 hp and 850 Nm, but also antagonistic doors, and retractable seats in the trunk not for the mother-in-law when she is passing, but to picnic without getting dirty!
Mercedes-AMG G65 – 272’500 €
272’500 € is the exorbitant price of the Mercedes G-Class , passed into the hands of AMG, long version and with its 630 horsepower engine. And his square look that he keeps for decades continues to fly!
Range Rover SV Coupé – 293’500 €
The 2018 Geneva Motor Show has lifted the veil on a Range Rover coupe version, so 3 doors, limited to only 999 copies: the Range Rover SV Coupé . The price is accordingly: 293’500 €.
Mercedes-Benz G63 AMG 6×6 – 450’000 €
The Mercedes G-Class, still him, finds a new place in this classification, but with its version with 6 wheels! What’s the point ? Apart from scare everyone on its way, nothing at all!
Mercedes-Maybach G650 Landaulet – 630’000 €
Only 99 copies of the Mercedes-Maybach G650 Landaulet were produced. It is a G-Class, elevated 4×4 way 2 , lengthened way limousine, and convertible of the way back, as on the Landaulet carriages. And there are only two places in the back! Under the hood, a V12 630 horsepower.
Karlmann King – 2 million dollars (1.7 million €)
The Karlmann King looks like an SUV out of a comic book. Taking a Ford F-550 chassis, he embarks a V10 6.8 liters. But beware: it weighs almost 6 tons !! Hence its maximum speed limited to 140 km / h. Accommodating up to 7 people, it integrates the fridge, retractable TV, and even the coffee machine!
Dartz Prombron Black Russian – Unknown price
If we do not know the price of the Dartz Prombron Black Russian, the other productions of Dartz regularly grapple with 7-digit prices. The Lithuanian SUV embeds an American engine, coming from GM, a diesel 8.1 liters of 450 horses. Note that it is entirely bullet-proof. The ideal vehicle for the mafia?
Bentley Dominator – Unknown price
Who says the Bentayga is Bentley’s first SUV? In 1994, Bentley began producing SUV at the request of the Sultan of Brunei. Six Dominator models will be produced on Ranger Rover chassis.