Luxury SUVs are among the ultimate objects of desire. But they can be temperamental too. All that sophistication comes at a price, and when it breaks down, the repair bills can cause nightmares. Thankfully, there are options in the market that are known for their reliability. Here are some of the best.
Both the conventional gasoline-powered and hybrid NX models sit at the top of the reliable luxury SUV list. They offer controlled and sporty handling, along with a quiet and comfortable ride. The cabin is well-equipped and luxurious with a host of standard features. Economy figures are great as well.
This is a compact luxury SUV with a sports car-like performance. It’s quick, responsive, and carves a tight path around corners. The passenger cabin is opulent, appointed with exquisite materials, and has a long equipment list that comes as standard. It is expensive, but its performance and reliability levels outweigh its costs.
The BMW X1 offers enthusiastic performance, responsive steering, sporty handling, and a comfortable ride. It’s also surprisingly spacious. The cabin isn’t opulent; it is well-equipped and built with good quality materials. There’s enough room for five, cargo space is generous, and there’s a long list of infotainment features too. Reliability levels are excellent.
The Q3 is one of the best subcompact luxury SUVs on the market, thanks to its luxurious and spacious interiors, comfortable ride, and exciting performance. There’s plenty of room for the tallest passengers along two rows of leather-upholstered seats. It also has AWD, a sunroof, dual-zone automatic climate control, an intuitive infotainment system with a touchscreen as standard.
The conventionally powered and the hybrid version of the UX is reliable, well-equipped, and offers excellent value thanks to their low starting prices. They also offer a pliant ride in a stylish and comfortable cabin that easily seats five adults. It’s perfect for relaxed drivers.
The GLC offers a posh, comfortable cabin, a smooth ride with composed handling, and an easy-to-use infotainment system. Buyers can choose from a variety of powertrain options, including hybrid and high-performance versions. It costs more than others but scores high as a well-rounded reliable SUV.