If futuristic automotive luxury is what you want, this is where to look.
The automotive world is rapidly changing, and especially the luxury and performance segments of the industry have taken advantage of the benefits of electric vehicles. Not only are they much friendlier to the environment than their combustion counterparts, but they also offer the potential for increased storage space, near-instantaneous torque delivery, and ample amounts of power and performance. If you’re looking to experience the high-tech and luxurious driving experience that these well-appointed all-electric machines have to offer, keep reading and you’ll be able to check out the best electric luxury cars for sale.
What are the best luxury electric cars?
The most exciting thing about luxury EVs is that this is just the beginning, and there are already so many options and choices depending on what you want. Whether you’re looking for luxury, performance, style, the ultimate driving range, or adventuring capability, there’s already an electric car out there that will have what you need. Many existing automotive manufacturers are rapidly introducing all-electric offerings, like Audi, Mercedes-Benz, Porsche, and Ford, and new brands are coming along that are shaking up the industry with their approaches to electric mobility like Tesla, Rivian, Polestar, and Lucid. Depending on what your needs and wants are, there are already plenty of electric cars on the market that can serve them, and more are coming year after year.
What’s the best luxury electric SUV?
Currently, the luxury SUV market has gotten bigger than it ever has been before, with brands that previously shunned the segment offering their most practical and luxurious appointments in the form of an SUV. In fact, many brands have found that their most popular models in their lineups are the SUVs that they sell, and the electric vehicle market is a part of this, as well. With brands like Mercedes-Benz, Rivian, Tesla, Lotus, Polestar, and more revealing luxury electric SUVs, there’s lots to choose from, all with excellent engineering, capabilities, and appointments, and of course, the best one is whichever one suits your preferences the best.
Where can I find high end electric cars for sale?
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Image Source: Lucid Motors
Known for the Air luxury sedan, Lucid has revealed a new model, its first SUV, the Gravity. It combines everything that makes the Air great with the practicality and usability of an SUV. Whether its bold futurism, excellent driving range, or luxurious features, the new Lucid Gravity promises to deliver on all fronts.
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The ever-iconic luxury sedan from BMW now has an all-electric iteration. It features a powerful all-electric powertrain (an incredible 650 horsepower in its M70 form), along with BMW’s xDrive all-wheel drive, and a whole host of the luxury features that make the 7 Series an opulent and aspirational luxury automotive masterpiece, notably the new immense Theater Screen rear seat entertainment system.
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The world famous luxury pinnacle has, at long last, unveiled the first all-electric model in its century-long history. With the quietest ride Rolls-Royce has ever managed to facilitate, and a 577 horsepower output, the futuristic coupe stands proudly beside its V12-powered counterparts. Of course, it retains all the typical sumptuous trappings of any Rolls-Royce, and even adds new ones, like the Starlight Doors which take the signature lighting features down from just the ceiling, as well as a revised Spirit of Ecstasy emblem for greater aerodynamic performance.
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One of the foremost names in automotive luxury, and one of the first names in the automotive world full-stop, Mercedes-Benz has plenty of experience and expertise when it comes to making a car that treats its driver to the best, and the EQS is just as much of an example. Showing off a new Mercedes-Benz design language for its electric cars, the EQS takes the tried-and-true Mercedes-Benz formula of luxury and brings it to the electric future. In addition, the EQS is available both as an SUV and as a sedan, with AMG models available for both body styles, and a Maybach iteration of the SUV coming soon. It’s the first electric vehicle from Maybach.
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Porsche is one of every automotive enthusiast’s favorite brands because it blends undeniable performance and luxury into a brand with a history that anyone who likes cars knows and loves. With its debut electric offering, the Taycan, it built on all of its appeal with a car available as both a sports sedan and a wagon, with trim levels ranging from the standard model to the Turbo S, offering rear-wheel and all-wheel drive. It also helps that the Taycan is is efficient, environmentally friendly, fun to drive, luxurious, and irresistibly fast. Porsche has announced plans to introduce more electric models soon, like electric versions of the Macan and 718, and even more as 2030 approaches.
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GMC Hummer EV
The Hummer is a 2000s automotive icon that has a “love it or hate it” reception in the automotive enthusiast community. Its cartoonish styling and unabashed presence are polarizing, but when GMC reintroduced the Hummer, it turned the well-known gas-guzzling aspect of the vehicle over on its head. In addition, the new Hummer EV is offered both as a pickup truck and an SUV, both of which are incredibly powerful, luxurious, and innovative. The new GMC Hummer EV boasts an all-electric powertrain that delivers incredible torque and power and off-road capability that is rivaled by few other vehicles in the world.
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Rivian shook up the electric vehicle world by introducing an electric truck and SUV that was purpose-built to take advantage of EV technology in off-road and adventuring situations. The new Rivian R1S and R1T show off not only the versatility and capability of electric vehicles themselves, but especially the versatility and capability of the Rivian brand, as they feature off-road capability, pampering luxury, and cool, futuristic style.
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Tesla Model S Plaid
When it comes to electric cars, Tesla has enjoyed many years of being the brand that first comes to mind. That’s because it was incredibly early to show off the performance potential of electric power, and the same goes for the luxury potential with the iconic Model S. In its Plaid form, the Model S Plaid is more potent than ever, and there are few cars that exist in the world that can even hold a candle to its unthinkable performance.
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With the introduction of the model in 2018, the e-tron represented Audi diving headfirst into the pool of electric vehicles. Since then, the successful model has been renamed the Audi Q8 e-tron, representing the flagship of Audi’s electric SUV offerings. The model, like all Audis, is capable and luxurious and adding efficient, easy, and futuristic electric power to the typical Audi mix only made it better. In addition to the inaugural electric SUV, the e-tron is also available as a performance luxury-focused four-door GT model, and as a sportback model.
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Lucid Motors, albeit new, is a formidable player in the luxury electric vehicle ring. The Air sedan from the California-based brand is a model that boasts everything you’d want in a luxury car, along with the benefits of electric power. With luxurious accommodations, an impressive driving range, and immense power and performance, the Lucid Air is the luxury sedan of the future. It’s available with a wide range of models, going from the Pure, to the range-topping Sapphire, an incredibly powerful version of the Lucid Air with 1,234 horsepower and performance that rivals the best in the world. From Lucid, the industry is also anticipating the introduction of the brand’s first SUV model, the Gravity.
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Originating from Sweden’s iconic Volvo brand, Polestar is a new manufacturer dedicated to evolving automotive luxury with new electric offerings that feature Scandinavian design and revolutionary sustainability and safety. The Polestar 2 features luxury and performance, while the Polestar 3, the brand’s first electric luxury performance SUV, was launched in 2022. Between 2022 and 2026, Polestar’s goal is to launch 5 new electric models in as many years.
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Ford F-150 Lightning
It’s one of the world’s most popular pickup trucks, and now it’s electric. Named after a performance variant of the ubiquitous Ford F-150, the word “lightning” takes on a whole new meaning in its context as Ford has launched the all-electric variant of its very well-loved truck. With power, performance, capability, and plenty of available technology and luxury, the new Ford F-150 Lightning is everything that the F-150 needs to be and is celebrated for, and then even more.
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Recently, Lotus, known for making cars that are highly capable on the track and celebrated for their agility and light weight, has announced that the Emira is the last non-electric car in the brand’s history and that the future of the brand is electric. The Lotus Evija, the brand’s first electric model, is an electric hypercar boasting nearly 2,000 horsepower, but for those looking for a more practical offering, the new Lotus Eletre has also arrived, which is also all-electric and is the brand’s first SUV. The vehicle offers Lotus’s signature driving character with the addition of powerful electric performance and SUV luxury and practicality, with a 0-60 time of as little as 2.8 seconds.
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Lotus continues to transform its celebrated and historic brand with new models, and the Emeya is currently the latest. It’s Lotus’s first electric hyper GT, sporting four doors and luxury for all occupants, while blending those attributes with a powerful drivetrain and Lotus’s singature celebrated character of agility and admirable driving character. As far as performance, enthusiasts are anticipating a possible 0-60 time under 2.8 seconds.