Meet the Rs 1 crore-plus SUVs

It's official: we are entering the era of the super-SUV.

Lamborghini has now officially confirmed that by 2018, a third model will join its two-car line-up. That third model is a big, fat SUV.

And earlier this year at the New York Motor Show, Mercedes-Benz confirmed to TopGear.com that, yes, following the launch of the Mercedes-Maybach S-Class, the German carmaker was indeed considering a Mercedes-Maybach SUV. A luxury, luxury SUV to sit at the top of Merc's 4x4 family.

Many years ago, you might have snorted at such a consideration, but the world has changed. Still punch-drunk from the hypercar triumvirate of LaFerrari, McLaren P1 and Porsche 918, we appear to have sleepwalked into a new age of luxury, luxury SUVs.

LaFerrari vs McLaren P1 vs Porsche 918

Why? Because of that Maybach Merc. And the upcoming Bentley Bentayga (pictured). And the new ‘tall-bodied' Rolls. And the Lambo. And...

Well, we've rounded them all up here; a list of the biggest, baddest and most expensive luxury SUVs headed your way in the near future. Choose your weapon of gold-plated opulence wisely.