The Hyundai Creta is undoubtedly the segment leader when it comes to overall sales. Though the compact SUV segment has become one of the most hotly contested segments of late, the Creta has maintained a firm grip over customers looking for a compact SUV. The top model Hyundai Creta, which is the SX 1.6 (O) Executive CRDi, retails for Rs. 15.65 lakhs (ex-showroom, Delhi). However, what if we told you that you can get a much better luxury SUV at an even lesser price point than the top end Hyundai Creta.
You read that right, there are several used luxury SUVs in the market that can be bought for cheap. Do note that these luxury SUVs will be quite costly to service and maintain than the Creta as this is something that prospective owners must know. Still interested? Here then are 5 used luxury SUVs that pack in a bigger punch at a more affordable rate than a Hyundai Creta.
Land Rover Freelander 2
Available For: Rs. 12 lakhs
The Freelander is the most affordable model in Land Rover’s lineup but that doesn’t mean it’s any less than other big luxury SUVs. In fact, the Land Rover Freelander 2SE model featured here was one of the best options in its price range. This one here is from Mumbai and is a 2011 model with a white paint job and black alloy wheels, a combination that matches the SUVs demeanour. It hasn’t changed hands till date and has valid insurance too. Powered by a 2.0-litre diesel engine, this SUV has done 96,000 km and has been maintained well. You can know more about this SUV and contact its seller here.
Available For: Rs. 6.50 lakhs
The BMW X1 was launched in India when the German manufacturer tried to tap in the affordable SUV segment of India. The current generation model is completely different from the older gen model featured him but the latter was also a pretty decent model, especially since this one is available for as low as Rs. 6.50 lakhs. It is currently with its fourth owner and has done a total of 88,000 kilometres drawing power from its 2.0-litre diesel engine. It is available for sale in Gurugram at an asking price of Rs. 6.50 lakhs. You can know more about this SUV and contact its seller here.
Available For: Rs. 10.50 lakhs
Next up is another German SUV in the form of the Audi Q3. The Audi Q3 is a fairly popular model rivalling the BMW X1 primarily at its price point. This one here in white is a 2013 model that has done a total of 1,18,600 km. Now that might be a lot of kilometres but being a German SUV, the Audi Q3 is not the one to give up. However, we recommend you to get a checkup done on all of the cars here before you pay for them. It is available for sale in Delhi at a price of Rs. 10.50 lakh. You can know more about this SUV and contact its seller here.
Available For: Rs. 10.65 lakhs
The Mercedes-Benz ML-Class SUV has been on sale in India for quite a long time until it was replaced with the GLE sometime back. It was positioned below the GL-Class SUV which was the flagship SUV of Mercedes in India for quite long. This one here seems to be in a pretty good condition and is a 2009 model finished in black. It is the ML 320 CDI 2009 model and has run a total of 1.27 lakh km. It is currently with its second owner and is available in Delhi at an asking price of 10.65 lakhs. You can know more about this SUV and contact its seller here.
Available For: Rs. 10.25 lakhs
Last on the list is this Audi Q5 from Mumbai which looks pretty good in its blue paint shade. It is a 2009 model and has done a total of 55,000 km till date. It is powered by a 3.0-litre diesel engine and is the Premium Plus variant that comes with Audi’s Quattro AWD system. It is available for sale in Mumbai and is currently with its second owner. The asking price of this Audi Q5 is Rs. 10.25 lakhs, which is decent for its condition and manufacture year. You can know more about this SUV and contact its seller here.