The need for speed: SUV edition

August 29, 2018 11:00 am


Supercars are not the only trailblazers gaining fame these days for their monstrous speed when considering your next new, or used car, to make a statement in Dubai! SUVs are in high demand nowadays, driving improved aerodynamics and advanced engines for this segment.

CarSwitch.com has put together its list of favorite SUVs for those with a need for speed, and some of those that make the cut will surprise you.

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Number 8 – Range Rover Sport SVR

0-60mph – 4.3 seconds

A ludicrously capable SUV, this Rover will tackle the trails any time of the day and most importantly, it will do it smoothly and quickly. Packed with a mighty supercharged V8, it is excellent to drive and is also light on the pocket than others in this list.

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Number 7 – BMW X5 M

0-60mph – 4.2 seconds

In its recent years, BMW X5 M has proved to be one of the favorite rides for buyers looking for an extra punch in their luxurious family ride. What makes it more appealing? It’s more affordable than the rest.

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Number 6 – Porsche Cayenne Turbo

0-60 mph – 4.2 seconds

Known for its quick and sporty cars, Porsche has made it to the list with its Cayenne Turbo which packs a twin-turbo V8 powerhouse and amazes buyers with its 550hp.

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Number 5 – Jaguar F-Pace SVR

0-60mph – 4.1 seconds

Fast, fierce and gorgeous define the F-pace SVR. Powered by a throttling V8, great aerodynamics, 550hp and a top speed of 176mph, this ferocious beast has won many hearts for its exceptional performance.

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Number 4 – Maserati Levante Trofeo

0-60mph – 3.9 seconds

Powered by a 3.8-litre Bi-Turbo V8 powerhouse by Ferrari, the Levante Trofeo astounds buyers with its 538 hp and a top speed of 187 mph. This recent creation by two of the world-class automotive leaders, Maserati and Ferrari are bound to leave you awestruck.

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Number 3 – Mercedes GLC63 AMG S

0.60mph – 3.8 seconds

IIt is ranking at the top of the class is not just because of its name tag. It pushes out 503 bhp and has one of the finest interiors in its class which adds to it being a knockout SUV among used cars Dubai.

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Number 2 – Jeep Grand Cherokee Trackhawk

0-60mph – 3.5 seconds

This hot-rod Cherokee model wraps a robust 6.2-litre V8 under the hood and pushes out a flabbergasting 707hp. Its capable enough to give even the best of muscle cars, a tough competition and beat them as it also has space for 7 and top-notch interior.

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Number 1 – Tesla Model X P100D

0-60 mph – 2.9 seconds

And the winner is… Tesla Model X. The most impressive part about it – it’s all-electric. Model X P100D captivates buyers by its beauty, luxury, and immense power. Its high tech cabin ad Falcon wing doors make it no less than a supercar.

Being one of the desirable car body types of this decade, these advancements in these family cars has just made the competition more exciting.

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Edmon Abdul Nur
By Edmon Abdul Nur
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Edmon Abdul Nur has more than 3 years of professional experience in technology research, cybersecurity testing, and IT understanding.



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