The Ciaz is one of the most luxurious and comfortable cars from the Maruti Suzuki stable. Comfort, space and practicality are its forte and this is exactly what is required for long drives on Indian highways. Powered by either a 1.2-litre petrol engine or a 1.3-litre diesel engine, it can stay at triple-digit speeds all day long while still being very fuel-efficient making it one of the best cars for long drives in India.
The BMW 5-series is the most expensive car in this list, but it isn't here just because of its luxurious interior. BMW sells the 5-series in India with a 6-cylinder diesel engine powering the 530d variant. This engine puts out 262bhp and 620Nm of torque. This enables this car to ride on that wave of torque all day long, cruising at triple digit speeds with no sign of tiring out. The powertrain makes it one of the best cars for long drives in India.
The Ford Endeavour is an instantly recognisable mammoth SUV owing to its size. The well set up suspension, coupled with the powerful 3.2-litre engine and 6-speed automatic transmission makes it a breeze to munch miles in. One of the best cars for long drives in India.
The flagship from Mahindra is comfortable and technologically advanced. Features like quilted seats, ambient lighting, airy and spacious interior etc. make it extremely comfortable to travel in. It is powered by a 2.2-litre engine and paired to a 6-speed manual transmission, making highway cruising a breeze.
The Toyota Fortuner is a treat to drive and be driven in, over long distances. Just watching the Toyota Fortuner in the rear view mirror, approaching at speed would make almost anyone give way to the car. Powered by a 2.8-litre engine with 174.5bhp and 450Nm, it can cruise the highway at triple-digit speeds all day long. It is equally at comfort off the road and this makes it one of the best cars for long drives in India.