Indian automobile market is flooded with numerous car models. Auto companies from across the world have rolled out latest cars on Indian roads. All these cars are loaded with latest features and modern gadgets. House of royal luxuries and world class comforts, all these cars are considered to be princely assets. World leaders in luxury cars like Toyota, Skoda, Fiat etc have given some store houses of luxury to Indian roads.
Here is a list of top five luxury cars in India.
Audi R8 is considered to be the most featured model from the German auto giant. It's an exceptional combination of technology, engineering and a touch of practicality. Equipped with a 4163cc engine and loaded with features leather upholstery, heated seats, and wireless cell-phone link make it a moving palace. Driving pleasures include a permanent all-wheel drive with manual six-speed transmission and an all-aluminum Audi Space Frame body. On safety side, Audi R8 has ABS, traction control, antiskid system, side airbags, and knee airbags. This royal luxury can make it to garage in Rs. 1,17,00,000 (ex-showroom Delhi).
Mercedes Benz S Class
Mercedes holds reputation as a dream of everyone. Mercedes S Class is a revolution in luxury car segment all over the world. Coming in two variants i.e S 350 L and S 500 L, this luxury sedan is an outlet of features. Luxury highlights include a navigation system, hands-free cell phone communication, a Harman Kardon audio system and a rich wood leather trim. The AMG versions add 20-inch alloy wheels, an active suspension, larger brakes, sport seats and specific interior and exterior styling tweaks. This luxurious fantasy will cost you between Rs. 70 to 90 lakhs.
Volkswagen Beetle is a new definition of luxury. This stylish hatchback car features German engineering and performance to give an exceptional fit and finish. Dashing and elegant interiors make it a running glory on road. Its exterior body shape makes its handling more comfortable. Built on MK4 generation Volkswagen Golf/Jetta platform, Beetle is a front wheel drive car. This luxury hatchback is packed with advanced and luxurious features that work as stress busters and offers maximum comfort with a great driving experience. To make Beetle your drive, you need to exchange Rs. 20,45,000.
Bentley Mulsanne looks like a more-than-worthy buy and an ultra-lux sedan. The attracting Mulsanne is powered with company 6752cc V8 turbo engine and comes in super luxury segment. A mileage of 7 to 9 km/liter as per the road conditions makes it a true value for money. The highlights of this car include a bold frontal designed along with the traditional Bentley grille, the new chromed headlights, larger bonnet and the most fascinating aluminium shaded front wings. Improvised interiors with latest four-zone air conditioning air vents, rich leather adjustable front -rear seats, and powerful multimedia system make it a package of luxurious comforts. Priced at Rs 2.9 crores, Bentley Mulsanne is nothing less than a dream come true.
This flagship model from Nissan was launched in 2007 but recently, it has been re-launched in completely new 'avtaar'. The Teana sports retractable stylish glass sunroof with UV protection, which lets the rear seat passengers enjoy the sun, filling the cabin with an open air ambience. The sophisticated wooden interiors and the stylish dashboard gives the sensation of a luxury suite at a 5-star hotel. Standard features include dual-zone automatic climate control, drive computer, twin exhaust, 8-way electrically powered driver's seat, 4-way electrically powered front passenger's seat, powered rear sun shade, active head rests, and 6 CD changer with 6 audio speakers.
By : Saranjeet Singh