Ever since the first modern car came into existence the human race developed a love for cars. During the industrial era, the automotive scene made strides into development and diversification.
Now there are plenty of different types of cars from sedans, sports cars, hatchbacks, pickup trucks to luxury cars. Cars came into existence as a luxury item but it became a type of car when the first Rolls Royce rolled into the market. If you are not interested in luxury cars, then you can check the list of the best cars at the NY Auto Show of 2019.
Nowadays even luxury cars have types. Here we will be talking about the 6 best luxury cars that are turning heads this year.
Our first edition here is the Lexus LS. This car is one of the best saloon cars around and is one of the best performing luxury cars of this year. This year’s model had major design overhauls which made it stand out more than other models.
The 2019 Lexus LS has an unconventional design yet it is very likable and does not look or feel odd. The interior is modern and luxurious and you feel it when you get in one of these. It has 4 different trim levels.
The top trim level comes equipped with equipment and, spec-depending. On top of that, the material richness this car has is very rare in even luxury cars. While this car is one of the best luxury cars in the world it has some flaws.
As a luxury item, it feels a bit on the bulky side. The 3.5-liter hybrid V6 of the Lexus LS has a hard time dragging the 2420kg car. While its handling is pretty impressive the noise is something you can live without.
BMW 6 Series Gran Turismo
BMW 6 Series Gran Turismo is the replacement for the 5 Series GT replacement. The car even though it might be an odd choice for luxury cars but it deserves to get a mention in the list. This model retains the raised seating from its predecessor the 5 series and has a lowered roofline.
The wheelbase of the car is exactly the same as the 7 series models. The interior of the car is classy and is really comfortable. Making you feel that you are in a luxury car. It has also retained the BMW prestige that the company is famous for.
The BMW 6 Series Gran Tourismo is an all-wheel-drive system with a 296bhp diesel engine. It has amazing noise reduction. So much so that you need to rev the car up all the way to hear the 6 cylinder engine. While this car isn’t as flashy as an Aston Martin it is a strong contender for one of the best executive GTs in the market.
The Xj has been one of the stars for Jaguar ever since its conception back in 1968. And the new model is no exception. With this Jaguar has launched its revival. The car features a confident, bold design which makes it turn heads on the road.
The chassis provides excellent handling and the exterior hints at a slightly sporty design featuring sleek lines. What makes it stand out from its German competitors is its stylishness invokes a sense of drama on the road.
While it does lack in interior tech than most German cars it competes with it is a sure head-turner on the road. One of the best GTs on the road, the Jaguar XJ is a marriage between sportiness and finesse. With ample power and a smooth driving experience, this is a luxury car without any compromises.
The A8 features an improved chassis, powertrain, and in-car technology. These are the best in the industry making the Audi A8 one of the best luxury cars in the market. It has one of the best autonomous capabilities in the world as well. The car comes with a choice of two different engines.
They are a 282bhp diesel or 335bhp petrol engines along with a 48V electrical system which makes it a hybrid. The A8 is a standard 4 wheel drive car as well. The quality of the interior is top class ensuring longevity.
While it isn’t as elegant as many of the other luxury models it is an easy car to drive and handles smoothly. Now you can make an argument that looks and feel wise it lacks behind key German cars but it matches and sometimes outperforms in other aspects.
Tesla Model S
You can say that Tesla was the first one to introduce the idea that an electric car can be luxurious as well. The Model S has credibility, luxury, pace, and useful range competing with the best in the category.
This car comes with 4 battery option with the 100kWh pack claiming to have a 393-mile range. This number is pretty hard to hit due to driving conditions and habits. But if you can hit even 80% it will be more than enough.
Tesla Model S is a super saloon, with a ferocious take off and a smooth transition it can deliver high-speed performance silently. It has a luxurious interior and with a large, quiet cabin and massive cargo spaces, it ticks the mark of a spacious luxury car. This car is the perfect choice for those who are looking for amazing performance while being environmentally friendly.
The purpose of this car is to be the best luxury car in the world. It might not have a seducing design like the Jaguar XJ but it is most definitely a classy one. With innovative functionality and superb efficiency, the Merc Benz S-class has been setting standards real high. This model is not different.
It's a long wheel-based saloon with standard air suspension with adaptive dampers this provides it with exceptional torsional rigidity. The model has a lot of options for you to choose from. You have a choice of getting 3 petrol engines and one diesel engine.
It also comes equipped with a nine-speed automatic ‘box standard equipment and advanced 48v hybrid electric powertrain technology. The interior for this car is a class apart. It is filled with useful technology and has a 12.3in infotainment screen and Mercedes’ Comand Online system as standard.
You also have an option to add an infotainment system for the rear cabin. On comfort alone, Mercedes-Benz S-Class challenges the super-luxury cars.
Finding Your Choice For Luxury Cars
So there you go these are the luxury cars that are turning heads this year. Look over the specs in detail and also check out this blog on things you should know before buying a luxury car. This will give you an idea of what to do and how you should make your decision.
So with that being said, I will draw the curtains here. Please let us know in the comments below which car you prefer or if you have another luxury car that you like more.
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