Most Expensive 4-Wheel Drive Cars
In today’s world of smaller is better, there are certain areas where the opposite rules. We are talking about the 4 Wheel Drive (4WD) car segment. In this segment, the most monstrous and fuel-guzzling engines power the most fearsome cars on the road.
These might not be the fastest wheels on the road but they are surely the strongest and most powerful wheels that can handle any terrain with ease and confidence. Let us look at some of the most expensive 4-Wheel Drive cars available today:
1. 2017 Bentley Bentayga - Price : $297,400
This monstrosity from luxury carmakers Bentley is priced at around $297,400. The 2017 Bentley Bentayga W12 First edition features a 6.0L, W-12 engine that produces an impressive 600 Hp of torque. The engine is cooled with twin-turbo and is controlled with a 8-gear automatic transmission including overdrive. It also has 4-wheel ABS, integrated navigation system and other unique features expected from Bentley.
2. 2016 Land Rover Range Rover - Price : $244,500
The 2016 Range Rover from legendary SUV-makers Land Rover is priced at an expensive $244,500. It comes with a powerful 5.0L, V-8 Holland & Holland intercooled supercharged engine that produced an immense 550 Hp. It also features a 8-speed automatic transmission with overdrive as well as a 4-wheel ABS, side-sear mount airbags and other luxury features as well.
3. 2016 Mercedes-Benz AMG G - Price : $217,900
This monstrous SUV from the German luxury carmakers, the 2016 Mercedes-Benz AMG G65 Base, is priced at around $217,900. It comes with an AMG 6L, V-12 engine with twin turbo-charging that produces an impressive 621 Hp of raw power. This SUV comes with a 7-speed automatic transmission with overdrive, as well as 4-wheel ABS, airbag occupancy sensors, automatic climate control, etc.
4. 2016 Porsche Cayenne - Price : $157,300
The 2016 Porsche Cayenne is a surprise entry with a price tag of around $157,300. This small SUV is equipped with a powerful 4.8L, V-8 engine with twin turbo-charge producing around 570 Hp. This also has a 8-speed automatic transmission with overdrive, integrated navigation system, rear-impact airbags, driver knee airbag and other such similar top-end features.
5. 2016 Mercedes-Benz G-Class - Price : $139,900
The 2016 Mercedes-Benz G-Class is another one from the legendary German carmakers, priced at around $139,000. This features the AMG 5.5L, V-8 twin turbo-charged engine producing an amazing 536 Hp of torque. It has a 7-speed automatic transmission with overdrive feature as well as 4-wheel ABS along with other top-class features.
6. 2017 Mercedes-Benz AMG GLS - Price : $124,100
The 2017 Mercedes-Benz AMG GLS from the German carmakers is priced at around $124,100. This stylish SUV is equipped with the standard AMG 5.5L, V-8 twin turbo-charged engine that produces around 577 Hp of torque. It also features a 7-speed automatic transmission with overdrive, 4-wheel ABS as well as loads of other safety and luxury features.
7. 2016 Mercedes-Benz AMG GL - Price : $121,100
Another entry from the German car giant, the 2016 Mercedes-Benz AMG GL is priced at around $121,100. It features the standard AMG 5.5L, V-8 twin turbo-charged engine that produces around 550 Hp of torque. It comes with a 7-speed automatic transmission with overdrive and also features a 4-wheel ABS with integrated navigation system and other features.
8. 2016 Mercedes-Benz GL-Class - Price : $118,900
The 2016 Mercedes-Benz GL-Class is priced at an expensive $118,900. This comes with the standard AMG 5.5L, V-8 twin-turbo engine producing around 550 Hp of torque. This car also features a 7-speed automatic transmission with overdrive. It has 4-wheel ABS along with an integrated and advanced navigation system as well as other similar features.
9. 2016 Tesla Model X - Price : $115,500
The Tesla Model X is priced at around $115,000 and is a full-sized all-electric crossover SUV. It is powered by twin lithium-ion battery packs (75-90 kW h) with an estimated EPA rated at above 400 km-range. This car has falcon wing doors for accessing the 2nd and 3rd row seats.
10. 2016 Land Rover Range Rover Sport - Price : $111,350
Another addition from Land rover, the 2016 Range Rover Sport is priced at around $111,350. It features a 5L, V-8 supercharged SVR engine producing an immense 550 Hp. It also features a 8-speed automatic transmission with overdrive, 4-wheel ABS, integrated navigation system, airbag occupancy sensor, etc.
These are the monsters of the roads with their powerful engines making enough sound to make space for themselves without an effort. Their size, combined with their powerful engine and sturdy body makes these SUVs some of the most expensive 4-wheel drive cars today.