2021 Best Selling Large Luxury SUVs In the United States (All Models Ranked)
In 2021, the large luxury SUV segment in the U.S. catered to consumers looking for a blend of opulence, space, and power. These vehicles were often the flagships of their respective brands, showcasing the best in technology, comfort, and performance. While the sales volume of large luxury SUVs might not have matched more mainstream segments, the profit margins on these vehicles were typically much higher, making them crucial for luxury automakers. Many buyers in this category were looking for vehicles that could comfortably transport families while offering high-end features and a premium driving experience.
The Cadillac Escalade has long been a symbol of luxury and status. Redesigned for 2021, it featured a bold exterior, a tech-laden interior with an OLED infotainment screen, and enhanced performance features. The Lincoln Navigator is also a key player in Lincoln’s lineup, the Navigator emphasized elegance, a refined interior, and impressive towing capabilities. It played a significant role in Lincoln’s modern renaissance.
Mercedes-Benz GLS is often dubbed the “S-Class of SUVs,” the GLS combined spaciousness with top-tier luxury features, making it one of Mercedes-Benz’s premium offerings. The BMW X7 is BMW’s largest SUV, the X7, brought together a blend of luxury, performance, and a signature design. It had seating for up to seven and offered potent engine options.
The Range Rover is a timeless symbol of luxury combined with unmatched off-road capability, the Range Rover remained a favorite in the segment. It balanced heritage with modern technology and performance. It was the last year of this design before the newly updated refresh is released for 2022. The Audi Q8 is a bit sportier and less “large” than some others on this list, the Q8 represented Audi’s luxury SUV aspirations with a focus on design and advanced tech features. The Lexus LX is based on the Toyota Land Cruiser, the LX was known for its reliability, off-road prowess, and luxury enhancements. The Infiniti QX80 is Infiniti’s flagship SUV, the QX80 provided seating for up to eight people and focused on a mix of luxury and utility.
The Bentley Bentayga is on the ultra-luxury end, the Bentayga offered exquisite craftsmanship, powerful performance, and a signature design, all at a price that matched its exclusivity. In the same rarified sphere is the Rolls-Royce Cullinan. The epitome of luxury SUVs, the Cullinan catered to the elite with unmatched opulence, bespoke customization options, and a commanding presence
Here Are The Most Popular Large Luxury SUVs in the U.S for 2021
This data table looks at full year Large Luxury SUV sales volumes in the United States by model. We compare U.S market Large Luxury SUV model sales for the full year versus the full year last year.
2021 New Large Luxury SUV Sales Data by Month in the U.S
This sales data table looks at monthly sales performance for the Large Luxury SUV segment in the United States on a month to month basis for the entire year. It includes all major Large Luxury SUV models sold in the U.S market and you can see that the monthly Large Luxury SUV sales trends clearly. Seeing the individual passenger car model sales performance in this way gives you a good sense of the momentum (good or bad).