Luxury cars are one of the most expensive models with numerous excellent features, exquisite design, qualities, and high-class functions that make them more stand out from the rest as well as on the road. Similar to used luxury cars, it also offers impressive reliability, efficiency, and comfortability at a budget-friendly price. In this article, we will get to know the Most Popular Luxury Used Cars in New Zealand From $1,510.
Jaguar XF (Sedan)
The Jaguar XF is a four-door sedan and five-door wagon produced in 2007 by British automaker Jaguar Cars with a rear-wheel-drive layout. It comes with some notable standards and innovative features including airbags, an anti-lock braking system, brake assist, electronic stability system, traction control, cruise control, occupancy sensor, parking assist, remote keyless entry, dual-zone automatic air conditioning, infotainment system with a navigation system, radio, auxiliary input jack, steering wheel audio controls, and seatbelt with pretensioners.
It is equipped with a 3.0L V6 producing 238 PS (175 kW), 293 Nm (216 lb-ft); 4.2L V8 producing 300 PS (221 kW), 420 Nm (310 lb-ft); and 4.2L V8 supercharged producing 420 PS (309 kW), 560 Nm (413 lb-ft) with a six-speed ZF 6HP26 automatic or eight-speed ZF 8HP70 automatic transmissions.
Audi Q5 (SUV)
The Audi Q5 SUV is a five-door compact crossover available in a four-wheel drive which was first produced in 2008 by Audi. It is a luxury SUV known for its luxurious style, fuel efficiency, innovative features, and spacious interiors. It comes with numerous notable features including airbags, an anti-lock braking system, keyless entry, traction control, adaptive cruise control, power windows, power door locks, Multi-Media Interface system, electronic stability control, and parking sensors.
It is powered by a 2.0L TFSI straight-4 turbo-petrol engine producing 225 PS (165 kW), 350 Nm (258 lb-ft); 3.0L TFSI V6 supercharged petrol engine producing 272 PS (200 kW), 400 Nm (295.02 lb-ft); and 3.2L FSI V6 petrol engine producing 270 PS (199 kW), 330 Nm (243 lb-ft) coupled with six-speed manual, six-speed / eight-speed Tiptronic, or seven-speed S Tronic.
Peugeot 3008 (SUV)
The Peugeot 3008 is a five-door compact crossover SUV marketed and manufactured in 2008 by Peugeot with an all-wheel / front-wheel-drive layout. It is currently in its second generation and known as one of the luxury SUVs in the market with exquisite design, impressive engine performance, high-class quality, and comfortable interiors.
It also offers a great number of standard features including driver and passenger airbags, side and full-length curtain airbags, heads-up display, anti-lock braking system, electronic brake-force distribution, emergency brake assist, vehicle stability control, traction control, and cruise control. It is equipped with a 1.6L Prince THP DOHC straight-4 engine producing 156 PS (115 kW), 240 Nm (177 lb-ft) mated to a five / six-speed manual, six-speed automatic, or six-speed automated manual.
Volvo V60 (Wagon)
The Volvo V60 is a five-door wagon first produced in 2010 by Volvo Cars and is currently in its second generation. It has superb reliability, fuel efficiency, spacious cabin, and luxurious interiors which includes dual front airbags, side-mounted airbags, front and rear head airbags, anti-lock braking system, electronic brake-force distribution, stability control, traction control, tire pressure monitoring, emergency braking assist, cruise control, dual-zone front climate control, remote keyless power door locks, and infotainment system.
It comes with 1.6L B4164T straight-4 turbo-petrol producing 180 PS (132 kW), 240 Nm (177 lb-ft); and 3.0L B6304T4 straight-6 turbo-petrol producing 304 PS (224 kW), 440 Nm (325 lb-ft) coupled with six-speed Volvo M66 manual, six-speed Aisin TF-80SC / eight-speed Aisin TG-81SC automatic.
Peugeot 207 (Hatchback)
The Peugeot 207 hatchback is a three/five-door supermini car first introduced in 2006 until 2014 by French automaker Peugeot. It comes with a luxurious and comfortable cabin with good headroom and legroom as well as some innovative features which include dual airbags, curtain airbags, an anti-lock braking system, electronic brake-force distribution, electronic stability control, brake assist, cruise control, remote central locking, air conditioning, electric windows, infotainment system, electric heated door mirrors, and power steering.
It is fitted with a 1.6L VTi straight-4 petrol producing 120 PS (88 kW), and a 1.6L HDi straight-4 diesel producing 90 hp (67 kW) or with an intercooler 110 hp (82 kW). The engines are powered by a five/six-speed manual or four-speed automatic transmission.
Audi Q7 (SUV)
The Audi Q7 is a five-door luxury crossover SUV with a longitudinal front engine, a four-wheel-drive layout which was first introduced in 2005 and is now in its second generation. It comes with airbags, automatic climate control, panorama sunroof, power-adjustable front seats, anti-lock braking system, traction control, electronic stability control, adaptive cruise control, rear parking sensors, electronic parking brake, Audi side assist, keyless remote control, Audi Connect Communication System, and infotainment system with Sirius satellite radio and Bluetooth.
It is powered by a 3.0L V6 TFSI quattro supercharged petrol engine producing 272 PS (200 kW), 400 Nm (295 lb-ft); and a 3.0L V6 TFSI quattro S-Line supercharged petrol engine producing 333 PS (245 kW), 440 Nm (325 lb-ft) mated to a six-speed Tiptronic automatic or eight-speed automatic.
Mercedes-Benz V-Class (Minivan)
The Mercedes-Benz V-Class is a four-door light commercial van produced in 1996 by Mercedes-Benz and is now in its third generation since 2014. It is fitted with notable standard features including airbags, power steering, power windows, two-zone climate control, electrically operated sliding doors, front and rear parking sensors, cruise control, infotainment system with a navigation system, keyless entry, brake assist, traction control crash sensor, and tire pressure monitor.
It is equipped with a 3.5L M272 E35 V6 petrol engine producing 258 PS (190 kW) at 5900 rpm, 340 Nm (251 lb-ft) at 2500-5000 rpm; and a 2.1L OM651 DE22 straight-4 diesel engine producing 163 PS (120 kW) at 3800 rpm, 360 Nm (266 lb-ft) at 1400-2400 rpm with a six-speed manual or five-speed TouchShift automatic.
Jaguar XJ Series (Sedan)
The Jaguar XJ Series sedan is a four-door luxury car first introduced in 1968 with four generations. It offers powerful performance, fuel efficiency, luxurious style, and comfortable interiors. It also comes with numerous advanced standard features which include driver and passenger airbags, seat-mounted airbags, curtain airbags, anti-lock braking system, intelligent start-stop system, blind-spot monitoring system, cruise control, daytime running lights, brake assist, traction control, infotainment system, keyless entry, panoramic dual-pane moonroof, and lane departure warning.
It is powered by 3.0L V6 Supercharged Petrol AJ126 producing 340 PS (250 kW), 450 Nm (332 lb-ft); and a 5.0L V8 Supercharged Petrol AJ-V8 GEN III producing 510 PS (375 kW), 625 Nm (461 lb-ft) with six / eight-speed automatic transmission.
Porsche Cayenne (SUV)
The Porsche Cayenne SUV is a five-door mid-size luxury crossover produced in 2002 by the German automaker Porsche and available in a four-wheel-drive layout. It is currently in its third generation with several advanced features which include airbags, dual-zone automatic air conditioning, infotainment system with an audio and navigation system, power door locks, power windows, keyless remote control, brake assist, stability control, traction control, tilt and telescoping steering system, anti-lock braking system, cruise control, and engine immobilizer.
It is equipped with a 3.6L VR6 petrol engine producing 300 PS (221 kW), 400 Nm (295 lb-ft); and 4.8L V8 petrol engine producing 400 PS (294 kW), 500 Nm (369 lb-ft coupled with a six-Speed ZF manual or eight-Speed Aisin TR-80SD Tiptronic S automatic.
Land Rover Discovery 3 (SUV)
The Land Discover 3 is a five-door mid-size luxury SUV also known as the LR3 in North America and other parts of Asia which was released in 2004 by the British automaker Land Rover. It comes with standard features which consist of driver and passenger airbags, power windows, power steering, power door locks, anti-lock braking system, automatic air conditioning, cruise control, rear and front parking sensors, keyless entry, brake assist, traction control, crash sensor, tire pressure monitor, and infotainment system.
It is fitted with a 2.7L AJD V6-T diesel engine producing 145 kW, 440 Nm; 4.0L Ford Cologne V6 petrol engine producing 160 kW, 360 Nm; and 4.4L AJ41 V8 petrol engine producing 220 kW, 425 Nm with a six-speed manual or six-speed automatic.
Though luxury cars are much more expensive than conventional cars, no one can argue that the performance, features, qualities, and efficiency they offer are some of the best in the automotive sector. Even used luxury cars give the same attributes that can be found in the latest models. So, if you are looking for an affordable luxury vehicle then visit the BE FORWARD store to start your purchase now.
Written by: Esther Abranilla