Fastest SUV in the world

May 15, 2019/Steve Tackett

In the emerging market of cars these time, SUV is the most popular choice for those who actively indulge in off roading. SUV term itself defines utility vehicles for all those who buy car for their comfort, speed and power. In addition to this, SUV makers now focusing on speed by adding turbo engines.

Rank Car Brand Top speed Acceleration Transmission Engine Maximum Power
1 Urus Lamborghini 305 kmph 3.6s 8 speed automatic 4.0 litre V8 twin turbo 650 hp
2 Bentayga Mulliner Bentley 301 kmph 4.1s 8 – Speed Automatic with permanent all-wheel drive 6.0 litre twin turbo TSI W12 600 hp
3 Levante Trofeo Maserati 300 kmph 3.9 s 8 – Speed Automatic 3.8 litre FL154 V8 582 hp
4 Grand Cherokee Jeep 290 kmph 3.5 s 8-Speed Automatic with 4WD 6.2 litre supercharged HEMI V8 707 hp
5 Cayenne Turbo Porsche 285 kmph 3.9 s 8-Speed Automatic 4.0 litre twin-turbocharged V8 541 hp
6 Stelvio Quadrifoglio Alfa Romeo 283.4 kmph 3.6 s 8-Speed Automatic 2.9 litre Twin-turbocharged V6 Engine 505 hp
7 F – Pace Jaguar 250 kmph 5.1 s 8-Speed Automatic 3.0 liter Supercharged V6 Petrol 380 hp

1. Lamborghini Urus

Lamborghini launched a superb sports car with a functionality of SUV. It is also the world’s first super sport utility vehicle. Featured with advanced design and exceptional driving dynamics it is designed for optimum performance with a speed as high as 305 kmph and an acceleration of 3.6 s. It comes with a 4.0 litre V8 twin turbo engine along with a 8-speed automatic transmission. The maximum power it is capable of delivering reaches up to 650 hp at 6000 rpm. So, undoubtedly there is no SUV that can overtake a Urus as far as speed is concerned.

2. Bentley Bentayga Mulliner

Bentley Bentayga Mulliner is undoubtedly the world’s most luxurious SUV. It has been designed impeccably and packed with painstakingly crafted touches. The SUV has a whopping speed of 301 kmph with an acceleration of 4.1 s. It comes with a 6.0 litre twin turbo TSI W12 engine along with a 8 – Speed Automatic with permanent all-wheel drive transmission. The maximum power it is capable of delivering reaches to 600 hp. Thus, the Bentayga Mulliner has the most powerful  engine configuration.

3. Maserati Levante Trofeo

The new Maserati SUV comes with a sporting interior, luxury, power and best-in-class performance. The SUV has a whopping speed of 300 kmph with an acceleration of 3.9 s.  It comes with a 3.8 litre FL154 V8 engine along with a 8 – Speed Automatic transmission. The maximum power it is capable of delivering reaches to 582 hp. This Levante Trofeo is the most powerful and latest version launched in 2018 and ranks closely to the Urus and Bentayga.

4. Jeep Grand Cherokee

This 2019 Jeep is setting high standards in performance. This award-winning SUV has a speed of 290 kmph with an acceleration of 3.5 s. It comes with a 6.2 litre supercharged HEMI V8 engine and a 8-Speed Automatic with 4WD transmission. It delivers a maximum power of whopping 707 hp.

5. Porsche Cayenne Turbo

Porsche Cayenne Turbo S is the top end variant. It can churn out a whopping power in combination with a hammering torque output. The SUV comes with a speed of 285 kmph with an acceleration of 3.9 s. The car is designed with a 4.0 litre twin-turbocharged V8 engine and a 8-Speed Automatic transmission. It can deliver maximum Power up to 541 hp. Interestingly, the Porsche Cayenne Diesel also has a Guinness World Record in its bucket for having pulled the heaviest aircraft by a production vehicle.

6. Alfa Romeo Stelvio Quadrifoglio

This Alfa Romeo’s model produces euphoric sounds and absurd acceleration for a part-time family hauler. The Stelvio QF has raised the performance bar to paramount levels. The SUV has a speed of 283.4 kmph and an acceleration of 3.6 s. It comes with a 2.9 litre Twin-turbocharged V6 engine with an 8-Speed Automatic transmission. It delivers a maximum power of 505 hp. So, this Alfa Romeo Stelvio Quadrifoglio ranks 6th in the list of fastest SUVs in the world.

7. Jaguar F-Pace

Jaguar’s luxury SUV blends together sporty handling and dramatic beauty with everyday practicality and efficiency. The SUV has a speed of 250 kmph and an acceleration of 5.1 s. It comes with a 3.0 liter Supercharged V6 Petrol engine and a 8-Speed Automatic transmission. The maximum power it delivers is up to 380 hp and is also known as the powerhouse of the F-Pace umbrella.