When we talk about high-end luxury cars, what comes to mind is a shiny hood and lightning-fast speediness. It is quite common to spot a premium luxury vehicle in countries like the United States or Europe. But in a country like India, this is rather a rarity. Even though the Indian roads are not designed for driving a luxury car, still people do not shy away from flaunting one. Also, with time, the development of premium luxury cars in India has significantly improved. We have started seeing a lot more premium cars now out in the open. Besides these, when you are purchasing a premium luxury car, you are not just investing in a little piece of history, but you are supporting the innovative automotive technology of the future.
Be it legendary names from revered auto houses or the luxury sports car manufacturers, we have listed here the 'Top 5 Most Expensive Cars currently on sale in the Indian market.
Rolls Royce Cullinan
Rolls Royce Cullinan is named after the largest diamond to be ever found. It is the only luxury SUV from the British carmaker. The SUV is retailed at Rs 6.95 crores (ex-showroom), Delhi. It is based on the spaceframe aluminium platform that underpins the latest Rolls Royce flagship model - the Phantom VIII. Design bits here include an upright grille upfront and LED headlamps with signature fenders. Furthermore, the SUV comes equipped with vision assist technology, night vision, collision warning, departure warning, lane change, and active cruise control. Under the hood, the SUV draws its power from a 6.75-litre V12 petrol engine. While mated to an 8-speed ZF automatic gearbox, the motor churns out 563 bhp power and 850 Nm peak torque.
Rolls Royce Ghost
One of the most stylish vehicles from the British carmaker, Rolls Royce Ghost is priced at Rs 5.61 crores (ex-showroom), Delhi. Cosmetically, it features a chrome grille, LED headlamps, and LED taillights. The cabin of the Ghost boasts premium leather with exquisite wood finishing. Furthermore, the buttons in the vehicle are made from glass. Its feature highlight includes a 10.25-inch touchscreen iDrive setup from BMW. Performance-wise, the Ghost is powered by a 6.6-litre twin-turbocharged V12 petrol engine that churns out a maximum power of 563 bhp while being mated to an 8-speed automatic gearbox.
Ferrari 812 Superfast
The 812 Superfast is indeed one of the most expensive Ferrari models to be launched in the country. It is priced at Rs 5.20 crores (ex-showroom), Delhi. The Italian performance automaker has introduced the 812 Superfast as a replacement for the Ferrari F12 Berlinetta. Cosmetically, it offers a wide mesh-grille with a prancing horse located in the center, LED headlamps, a rear diffuser, and quad-circular LED tail-lamps. Under the bonnet, the 812 Superfast houses a 6.5-litre naturally aspirated V12 petrol engine that dishes out a massive 789 bhp power and 718 Nm peak torque. The engine is further mated to a custom-built Getrag 7-speed dual-clutch automatic transmission.
Lamborghini Aventador S
One of the stylish and extremely powerful Lamborghini Aventador S is the top variant in the Aventador lineup. The price of the supercar stands at Rs 5.01 crore (ex-showroom), Delhi. In terms of design, it features a slim bumper and grille upfront along with LED headlamps. Furthermore, the car also features suicide doors for the two-seater vehicle. Performance-wise, the Aventador S is powered by a 6.5-litre V12 petrol unit linked to a 7-speed automatic gearbox. The motor churns out a maximum power of 730 bhp and a peak torque of 690 Nm.
Rolls Royce Wraith
Rolls Royce Wraith is the British manufacturer’s most powerful series-production car. Along with a unique coupe design, it offers incredible performance and unparalleled levels of luxury. The four-seater coupe is priced at Rs 5 crore (ex-showroom), Delhi. Under the hood, the Wraith houses a 6592cc V12 petrol engine that generates 624 bhp of top power with 870 Nm of peak torque. The engine is further linked to an 8-speed automatic AWD gearbox.
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