The priorities of luxury automobile shoppers might have gone from plush to veering towards practicality, but even today, luxury car shoppers expect top-notch build quality and materials from their car’s cabins. After all, the maximum time is spent in the interior of the vehicle, and not marveling at the exteriors. When it comes to the interiors, a luxury car’s interiors need to excel at technology, performance, and styling.
Here are the top SUVs with the plushest interiors and comfort, ranked based on technology, user-friendliness of the controls, the space available to those seated in the car, and seat comfort:
1. Audi A6
For $58,900, the completely redesigned Audi A6 comes armed with brand-new, futuristic interiors, with the dual-screen infotainment system as the highlight. The car packs in a lot of user-friendly, easy-to-use tech, along with the virtual cockpit. The car has options of being accented with wood trim and outfitted with premium leather resulting in an even more upscale cabin. The car also features dual touchscreen controller, 12/18-way power front seat adjustments, ventilated front seats, and heated front/rear seats.
2. Lexus LS
With a price of $75,450, the LS is the flagship from the Lexus lineup. Incredible build quality, top-notch materials, and two rows of spacious seating make this car utterly luxurious. Luxury car owners can choose from between the origami-inspired hand-pleated cloth panels or the fetching wood interior trim, as well as between the 28-way power-adjustable, heated, semi-aniline front seats armed with massage function. Amazon Alexa and Apple CarPlay integration is standard, which can be controlled by the Remote Touch trackpad.
3. Genesis G70
Priced at $34,900, the Genesis G70 is the sportiest offering in the entire lineup with a well-appointed, handsome cabin. The cockpit is driver-focused with the controls for the center console controls located right next to the driver’s right hand. The car also features conventional yet intuitive climate controls, Nappa leather seats with a comfortable and attractive diamond stitch pattern, and an eye-catching touch-screen infotainment system that borrows the best features from the German luxury brands.
4. Volvo V90
Priced at $51,450, the Volvo V90 marks the comeback of quality, high-end wagons. Style meets substance in the V90, which has an impressive set of high-quality and high-tech safety features and is a comfy ride. The V90 also features a world-class cabin with a large central Sensus infotainment touchscreen system, woodgrain interior trim, and numerous leather swatches.
5. Volvo V60
Priced at $38,900, the V90’s younger sibling offers leather interiors with extremely comfortable plaid upholstery, the latest in-car tech with a large touchscreen Sensus infotainment system, and huge cargo space.
6. Mercedes-Benz SL
With a starting price of $89,150, the Mercedes-Benz SL is more upscale than its predecessors. The luxury SUV features comfortable seats with solid support for hard cornering. The all-weather Airscarf system features warm air vents at the top of the seatback, making driving in all-weather conditions comfortable.