Luxury Cars in India : All brand & Models
Luxury Car provides pleasant and desirable features beyond strict necessity at an increased expense. The term Luxury gives the impression of higher quality equipment, better performance, more precise construction, comfort, higher design, technologically innovative modern, or features that convey an image, brand, status, or prestige, or any other ‘discretionary’ feature or combination of them. Here are some of the Luxury Cars in India.
List of Luxury cars Manufactures in India
Bayerische Motoren Werke AG usually known under its abbreviation BMW is a German luxury vehicle, motorcycle, and engine manufacturing company founded in 1916. It is one of the best-selling luxury automakers in the world. BMW India is a 100 % subsidiary of BMW Group and is headquartered in Gurgaon. The wide range of BMW activities in India include a manufacturing plant in Chennai, a parts warehouse in Mumbai, a training center in Gurgaon NCR and development of a dealer organization across major metropolitan centers of the country. With its three brands, BMW, MINI and Rolls-Royce, the BMW Group has its sight set firmly on the premium sector of the Indian automobile market.[i]
BMW and Mini Manufacturing Plant at Chennai, Tamil Nadu
BMW debuted an all-electric version of its popular and tremendously-important-in-its-own-right 1602 in 1972. It used 12 batteries, and could drive for up to 19 miles at a time
A 20-year-old BMW street engine won the Formula One World Championship
Popular BMW Luxury Cars in India
- BMW X1
- BMW 1 Series
- BMW 3 Series
- BMW 3 Series GT
- BMW X3
- BMW 5 Series
- BMW X5
- BMW Z4
- BMW 7 Series
- BMW 6 Series
- BMW X6
- BMW M3
- BMW M4
- BMW M6
- BMW i8
The BMW Group introduced Mini marque in India in January 2012 with the launch of MINI Hatch, Convertible and Countryman. India is the 100th market in the global MINI sales network and has become increasingly significant for the BMW Group since establishing its presence in India in 2007. The Hatch and Convertible models are imported to India as Completely Built-up Units (CBU) in petrol variants. BMW shows mirror less camera technology in their latest car launch.[i]
MINI exports to 110 countries worldwide, the most popular of which are the US, Germany, China, France and Italy. The UK is MINI’s second-largest market after the US, with more than 34,000 Oxford-built MINIs finding homes in the UK in 2013. MINI is one of the most productive manufacturers in the UK, with the MINI the second-most produced car in the country.
The Classic Mini was one of the most popular cars every produced and a total of about 5,387,862 were built until it stopped production in the year 200. In 1961, the Morris Minor Mini became the first British car to sell more than 1,000,000 automobiles.
Popular Mini Cooper Luxury cars in India
- Mini Cooper 3 Door
- Mini Cooper 5 Door
- Mini Convertible
- Mini Countryman
- Mini Clubman
Mercedez Benz is a global automobile manufacturer and a division of German company Daimler AG. The brand is known for luxury vehicles, buses, coaches, and trucks. The headquarters is in Stuttgart, Baden-Württemberg.
Mercedes-Benz India Pvt Ltd is a wholly owned subsidiary of the German Daimler AG founded in 1994, with headquarters in Pune, Maharashtra, India. Daimler entered the Indian market and established Mercedes-Benz India Ltd in 1994.
Mercedes Benz India Pvt Ltd has a Manufacturing Plant at Chakan, Maharashtra which is spread over 100 acres. This plant was set up in 2009 and is among the fastest green-field operations ever to be created and is rated as one of the top-most CKD plants of Mercedes-Benz globally.[ii]
Mercedes Benz Manufacturing Plant in Pune, Maharashtra
Other major facilities across India
- Whitefield Palms, Bangalore (Mercedes-Benz Research and Development India Private Limited)
Mercedes-Benz India has been ranked the #1 automotive company in the reputed “India’s Most Admired Companies” survey by Fortune India in collaboration with global management consultancy, the Hay Group. Learn more about it here.
An unnamed oil billionaire in Abu Dhabi owns a Mercedes Benz made entirely of 18 carat white gold. It has a V10 engine with 1600 horsepower, goes from 0 to 100 in less 2 seconds, runs on biofuel and cost have reported to be 2.5 million US dollars.
Popular Mercedes Luxury cars in India
- Mercedes-Benz GLA Class
- Mercedes-Benz E-Class
- Mercedes-Benz CLS
- Mercedes-Benz C-Class
- Mercedes-Benz GLC
- Mercedes-Benz S-Class
- Mercedes-Benz A-Class
- Mercedes-Benz AMG GT
- Mercedes-Benz G-Class
- Mercedes-Benz GLS
- Mercedes-Benz B-Class
- Mercedes-Benz GLA 45 AMG
- Mercedes-Benz AMG GL
- Mercedes-Benz S-Class Cabriolet
- Mercedes-Benz GLE
- Mercedes-Benz SLC
Audi is a German automobile manufacturer that designs, engineers, produces, markets and distributes luxury vehicles. Learn more about it in our blog Volkswagen Group : History, Achievements & Models.
Land Rover is a car brand that specializes in four-wheel-drive vehicles, owned by British multinational car manufacturer Jaguar Land Rover, which has been owned by India’s Tata Motors since 2008. Land Rovers have been built since 1948, when they became the second oldest four wheel drive vehicle in automotive history after Jeeps. The Land Rover is regarded as a British icon, and was granted a Royal Warrant by King George VI in 1951.[iii]
Land Rover invented the first Monster Truck and also they invented floating SUV.
A man sketches the silhouette of a car in the sand of a Welsh beach in the year 1947. That car is the Land Rover.
Jaguar Land Rover assembly line at Pune, India
Popular Land Rover Luxury cars in India
- Land Rover Freelander 2
- Land Rover Discovery 4
- Land Rover Discovery Sport
- Land Rover Discovery
The Range Rover is a British made, full-sized luxury sport utility vehicle (SUV) produced by Land Rover, and serves as its flagship model. The Range Rover was launched in 1970. It is now in its fourth generation. Land Rover has expanded the Range Rover model line to include different designs: the Range Rover Evoque, the Range Rover Velar and the Range Rover Sport.[iv]
The original Range Rover, known today as the Range Rover Classic, was once on display at the world-famous Louvre Museum in Paris, as an example of “exemplary industrial design”.
The Iconic Range Rover celebrates 45 years of Luxury, Design and Innovation in the year 2015. Learn more about it here.
Popular Luxury cars of Range Rover in India
- Land Rover Range Rover
- Land Rover Range Rover Evoque
- Land Rover Range Rover Sport
- Land Rover Range Rover Velar
Jaguar is the luxury vehicle brand of Jaguar Land Rover, a British multinational car manufacturer with its headquarters in Whitley, Coventry, England, owned by the Indian company Tata Motors since 2008.[v]
Jaguar’s sales slogan for years was “Grace, Space, Pace”.
Achievements and Awards
- In the late 1950s, Mark 2 became one of the most recognizable Jaguar models ever produced.
- The Jaguar XK dual overhead camshaft (DOHC) inline 6-cylinder engine was introduced in 1949 and was manufactured until 1992.
- The XJ220 was the world’s fastest production car in 1992.
- Jaguar has many awards over the years. Here are some of the awards won in the year 2017
- Jaguar XE named ‘Most Reliable Family Car’ by L’automobile magazine
- Jaguar XF wins ‘Executive Sedan of the Year’ at the Cars.co.za Consumer Awards
- Jaguar F-PACE crowned ‘Best Large Crossover’ at the UK Car of the Year Awards 2017
Popular Jaguar Luxury Cars in India
- Jaguar XF
- Jaguar XE
- Jaguar F-pace
- Jaguar F-Type
- Jaguar XJ
The Mitsubishi Group is a group of autonomous Japanese multinational companies in a variety of industries founded by Yataro Iwasaki. Mitsubishi is headquartered in Minato, Tokyo. It is the world’s 16th principal car manufacturer.
The Mitsubishi Lancer 1600 GSR was created specifically for the East African Safari Rally and even won the marathon, on their first attempt, in 1974. Mitsubishi is the most effective car manufacturer for the Daker Rally with an unparalleled seven consecutive and a total of twelve wins.
Since the 1960s, Mitsubishi has been a big player in street racing scenes. Mitsubishi has more than 50 years of experience in the global motor sport situation.
Popular Mitsubishi Car Models in India
- Mitsubishi Pajero Sport
- Mitsubishi Pajero Sport Facelift
- Mitsubishi Montero
- Mitsubishi Mirage