Top 3 7 Seater SUVs in the UAE
Sport Utility Vehicles or SUVs are best known for their spacious build, fuel economy, and ability to run smoothly in different terrains. This makes them the perfect family car, especially for those who love to travel often. Further, the capacity to take passengers comfortably and safely from destination to destination is the main consideration for potential buyers. This has caused a demand in the market for spacious 7-seater SUVs. And with that said, here are the top 3 7-seater SUVs sold in the UAE in 2017.
Mitsubishi Pajero 2017
Japanese car manufacturers know what they’re doing when it comes to automobile engineering. The Mitsubishi Pajero 2017, priced at AED 96,900, stands at 1.87 meters with a length of 4.90 meters and width of 1.88 meters, making it capable of carrying seven passengers with a total trunk capacity of 1081 liters. Notable features include a chrome plated radiator grille, keyless entry, fabric seats, and map reading lamps. Safety features include airbags, an immobilizer, child seat anchors, and traction control.
Engine Capacity: 3.5 liters
Fuel Tank Capacity: 88 liters
Fuel Economy: 13.0 L/100km
Torque: 303 NM
Top Speed: 180 km/h
Acceleration 0-100 km/h: 12.5 seconds
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Chevrolet Captiva 2017
The all-American Chevrolet Captiva, priced at AED 97,000, is the next contender. it has dimensions of 1.72 meters, 4.64 meters, and 1.85 meters in height, length and width respectively. This 7-seater SUV boasts a trunk capacity of 447 liters, 17-inch heels, roof rails, fog lamps, Bluetooth connectivity, illuminated door sills, multi information display, and trip computer. To ensure passenger safety, it also has airbags, electronic brakeforce distribution, parking sensors, and child seat anchors.
Engine Capacity: 2.4 liters
Cylinders: 4 Cylinder
Fuel Tank Capacity: 65 liters
Fuel Economy: 8.9 L/100km
Torque: 229 NM
Top Speed: 190 km/h
Acceleration 0-100 km/h: 10.5 seconds
Toyota Land Cruiser 2017
The final contender is another Japanese SUV – the Toyota Land Cruiser 2017. Available for AED 219,000, this head-turning SUV stands at 1.93 meters tall, 5.09 meters long, and 1.98 meters wide. This Japanese SUV has a towing hook, 18-inch alloy wheels, halogen headlamps, bumper side step, cruise control, navigation system, keyless entry, push button start, multi information display, fabric seats, and Bluetooth connectivity. Safety features include airbags, differential lock, parking sensors, rear camera, and brake assist. The Land Cruiser’s total trunk capacity is 455 liters.
Engine Capacity: 4.0 liters
Fuel Tank Capacity: 138 liters
Fuel Economy: 13.4 L/100km
Torque: 385 NM
Top Speed: 200 km/h
Acceleration 0-100 km/h: 11.0 seconds
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In terms of speed and performance, the Toyota Land Cruiser 2017 can certainly outrun its competitors. On the other hand, it is available at a price which is more than double the price of its competitors, making potential buyers think twice about the purchase. For those who are looking for a spacious vehicle, the Mitsubishi Pajero 2017 is their best bet, with a total trunk capacity of 1,081 liters. However, the overall winner for this category is the Chevrolet Captiva 2017 with its fuel economy, engine performance, and safety features.