India is a country of paradox. While we are still rated among the developing countries featuring in the list of some of the poor countries, the disposable income of the individuals is increasing day-by-day. And then there are people who are filthy rich and can afford anything. A country like this is a boon for the automobile manufacturers who has an option to launch any car they want.
While a manufacturer like Tata manufactures Nano priced at Rs 1.5 Lakh, they also sell Jaguar-Land Rover in excess of Rs 1.5 Crores. We have done many features about the top budget cars in India and hence we decided to do a feature on the top 5 most expensive cars in India. So here's our list of the top 5 expensive cars in India.
1. Mercedes-Benz S600 Guard
Price - Rs 8.9 Crore
Mercedes Benz recently launched the S600 Guard in the country and with this the sedan became most expensive car on sale in India. The S600 Guard is essentially the S-Class made with the top level armoring material. According to the guys at the R&D of Guard division, the S600 is the safest place on wheels on Earth. And this security detail comes at a cost as it is priced for Rs 8.9 Crore. And you can't even differentiate between a normal S-Class and the Guard by the looks, until you open the door, which for your reference are way too heavy.
2. Rolls Royce Phantom
Price - Rs 8.2 Crore
Talk of luxury and Rolls Royce instantly pops into one's mind. Rolls Royce has always been the poster boy for the luxury drives across the globe and as we know, luxury comes at a cost. Which is the reason it cost a bomb regardless of the country it's sold in. The Rolls Royce Phantom has been one of the oldest and most luxurious sedan from the iconic British car manufacturer ever and it used to be the most expensive car in India before the Mercedes decided to launch its S Guard. The Rolls Royce Phantom comes at a whopping price tag of Rs 8.2 Crore.
3. Rolls Royce Ghost II
Price - Rs 5.6 Crore
Another Rolls Royce in the list of the most expensive cars in India shouldn't come as a surprise to anyone. After all Rolls Royce is known to manufacturer uber-luxury ultra expensive cars generally meant for the royalties. While the Phantom is the most expensive car in the stable of the Rolls Royce, the Ghost Series II is the relatively new car and is among the top 5 expensive cars in India. The Rolls Royce Ghost II is priced at Rs 5.5 Crore in India.
4. Bentley Mulsanne
Price - Rs 5.5 Crore
Another iconic luxury car manufacturer from the British territory is the BMW Group owned Bentley Motors. The brand has always been in the shadows of the Rolls Royce, yet has achieved tremendous growth in the previous few years, and one reason is the rapid expansion in developing countries like India. Bentley offers a couple of products in India and most expensive among them is the Bentley Mulsanne, the 6.8-litre beast that produces 505 bhp of power.
5. Lamborghini Aventador Roadster
Price - Rs 4.8 Crore
Lamborghini is the dream car of many who love being around the cars. And the fact that it cost a stunning Rs 4.8 Crore in India ensures that it remains a dream and not reality. We are talking about the most beautiful and most powerful Aventador Roadster that can give a run for its money to any supercar in the market. The Italian supercar manufacturer currently manufactures only two cars - Aventador and the Hurracan. They are in the process of launching their first ever SUV and we are sure that it won't be any less than Rs 2 Crore either!