33 of the BEST SUV Cars for Sale in South Africa 2014

33 of the Best SUV CARS for Sale in South Africa 2014

Looking for a new car is a daunting task, so we want to make it easier for you. Supergroup Dealerships have put together a monster list of SUV's for sale in South Africa in 2014. We spent hours going through the fine details of every SUV we sell and picked vehicles from the affordable side of the spectrum all the way up to the top of the range ultra luxury models. If you are looking for a SUV just to transport your family around safely or something with enough power under the bonnet to smoke a Golf GTI, you will find it all on this list.
This list includes SUV prices, top features and if you really feel adventurous then click the links below each vehicle to book a joyride at a dealership near you.
In no particular order:


Ford Kuga 2.0TDCI AWD Trend R421 900

 Ford Kuga
The Kuga’s power train gives the driver great fuel economy, impressive performance and low emissions. The tailgate offers hands-free operation, by simply sweeping your foot along the rear bumper. It debuts Fords new all-wheel drive system and curve control.
It also achieves an NCAP rating of 5 with the addition of safety features such the Blind Spot Information System.

Honda CR-V 2.2D-tec elegance AWD R471 300

This spacious SUV offers whiplash mitigation, reduced CO² emissions, and improved aerodynamics.
Some of the other features are:
  • Motion adaptive electric power steering system
  • Lane keeping assist system
  • Advanced vehicle stability assist system
  • Advanced driver assist systems with adaptive cruise control and collision mitigation braking system
  • Real time all-wheel drive with intelligent control system

Toyota RAV4 2.2D-4D AWD GX R385 600

The new Rav4 offers some really cool features as it retains its position as a mid-range SUV.
  • All models have a multimedia system
  • The engine has been reengineered to improve efficiency and reduce friction
  • The new piezo fuel injectors aid in lowering fuel emissions and fuel economy

Toyota Fortuner 3.0D-4D 4x4 manual R506 100

Designed to conquer both city and off-road, all of the 4x4 Fortuner models come with centre Torsen LSD (torque-sensing Limited Slip Differential) which distributes torque between the front and back wheels automatically, thus adjusting based on the driving and road conditions.

Toyota FJ Cruiser Sport R531 400

The FJ Cruise is not only a gigantenormous beast, but it’s also a revolutionary leap in SUV world. Its teaching and grasping the mid to upper end of the SUV log with features such as:
  • Vehicle stability control
  • Electronic fuel injection
  • Active traction control
  • Ground clearance of 245 mm

Toyota Land Cruiser 200 4.5D-4D VX R1 081 600

 Toyota Land Cruiser

The Toyota 4.5VX engine is the most powerful engine in the entire Toyota range. That’s not where it stops though, other standard features include:
  • Anti-lock braking system
  • Brake assist system
  • Electronic brake force distribution
  • CRAWL control
  • Hill-start assist control
  • Vehicle stability control
  • Active traction control
  • Multi-terrain monitor


Toyota Land cruiser Prado 3.0DT VX R773 300

The Prado rounds up performance and luxury, while also enabling you to enjoy an incredible view thanks to features such as:
  • Multi-terrain select
  • Crawl control
  • Downhill assist control
  • Active traction control
  • Vehicle stability control
  • Strategic crumple zones to absorb impact
  • Kinetic dynamic suspension system for advanced handling

Land Rover Discovery TDV6 XS R711 586

The Discovery XS gives you the comfort and support you need to explore. Some of the standard features include:
  • Front and Rear Coil Suspension
  • Twin-Speed Low Range Transfer Box
  • Eight-Speed Automatic Transmission
  • Halogen Headlamps with Single Day Time Running Lamp
  • Five seats
  • 60:40 Folding Row Two Seats
  • 18-inch Five Split-Spoke Alloy Wheels
  • Full Size Spare Wheel

Land Rover Freelander 2 SD4 S R519 269

Even the entry level Freelander is capable, comfortable and distinguished. It has performed at temperatures of -40° and up to +50°, and it has even been driven at altitudes of up to 4627m.

Some of its specs include:
  • Dynamic stability control
  • Terrain Response®
  • Front Fog Lamps
  • Halogen Headlamps
  • Rain Sensing Windscreen Wipers
  • Cruise Control


Land Rover Range Rover TDV6 Vogue SE R1 604 298

The Range Rover Vogue is right at the top of the log. It offers the ultimate in style and comfort.

Its specs include:
  • Semi-aniline leather seats
  • Meridian™ surround sound audio system
  • Adaptive cruise control with queue assist and intelligent emergency braking
  • Xenon headlamps with signature lighting
  • Sliding panoramic sunroof

Land Rover Range Rover Sport SDV6 S R976 231

Land Rover Range Rover 

The range Rover sport was engineered to provide better on-road dynamics, with more connected and agile handling. It’s class leading all terrain capabilities and high levels of comfort remain uncompromised.

The specs include:
  • Four Corner Electronic Air Suspension
  • Terrain Response® Xenon headlamps with LED signature

Land Rover Range Rover Evoque SD4 Pure R645 522

The Range Rover Evoque Pure arrives as a boldly designed city-ready vehicle complete with Land Rover capability.

Its features include:
  • Meridian™ Sound System with 11 Speakers
  • Terrain Response®
  • Dynamic Stability Control
  • Oxford Leather Steering Wheel
  • 18-inch 5 Split-Spoke Alloy Wheels 'Style 506'
  • Grained Leather Seats

Audi Q5 3.0 TDI Quattro S tronic R595 000

The 3.0 litre V6 turbo-diesel engine of the Audi Q5 will take you from 0-100km/h in only 6.5 seconds. This SUV performs like a sports car, delivering power instantly while the S tronic transmission shifts between gears smoothly. You will also be happy to know that the combined fuel consumption is 6.4ℓ to 100km.

Audi Q7 3.0 TDI quattro Tiptronic R727 500

The Audi Q7 is a luxury 7 seat SUV which comes complete with all the high end features and quattro four-wheel-drive for genuine off-road capability.

The specs include:
  • Servotronic steering system
  • Cruise Control
  • Automatic comfort air-conditioner, CFC free
  • Anti-theft alarm and immobiliser with anti-tow away function
  • Front and rear park distance control

Chevrolet Captiva 2.2D LT R390 700

The new Captiva has not only been given the privilege of a few stylish tweaks here and there, are also some exciting features which are bound to seal the deal for you.

The features:
  • A touch-pad lift gate mechanism
  • The 2.2 LT comes standard with dual-zone climate control air-conditioning
  • Keyless entry and push button
  • Tyre pressure warning indicator

Chevrolet Trailblazer 2.8D 4x4 LTZ R540 200

Chevrolet Trailblazer 

For the driver who fights more than the odd traffic jam, the Chevrolet Trailblazer has some incredible features which are likely to push you for a test drive, to say the least.

The features:
  • standard reversing camera
  • MyLink infotainment system shows battery voltage, speed warnings and even transmission fluid temperature.
  • Electronic stability control
  • Traction control system
  • Hill descent control
  • Trailer sway control
  • Engine drag control
  • Hill start assistance
  • Panic brake assist
  • Hydraulic brake fade assist

Jeep Grand Cherokee 3.0CRD Limited R829 990

The Grand Cherokee is still as epic a vehicle as it was in 1992 when it first officially came out. Obviously there have been improvements along the way to keep up with technological advances and the changing needs of the Jeep drivers.

The specs include:
  • New Active Noise Cancelling technology
  • Reaches 0-100km/h in 4.9 seconds
  • Manages 100-0 km/h braking in 35 meters
  • Eight-speed automatic transmission
  • Forward Collision Warning
  • Rear Cross Path detection

Jeep Wrangler Unlimited 2.8CRD Altitude R579 990

For the Wrangler to keep its timeless appeal there have only been minor changes, such as the bonnet decal and the Jeep logo being changed from chrome to black. The Jeep Wrangler Unlimited Altitude has the same iconic feel as the previous Wranglers, only now with a more urban appeal.

Lexus LX 570 SE R1 330 900

Known for luxury, Lexus continues the trend with the LX 570. The bolder design rounds off the exceptional performance.

The specs include:
  • 8 seats
  • 10 airbags
  • 3 TV screens
  • 4 cameras
  • 20 inch alloy wheels
  • air suspension
  • V8 engine
  • four wheel drive enables 3.2 tonne towing capacity

Lexus RX 350 EX Special Edition R724 000

The RX 350 EX doesn’t only bring a heap of standard equipment, but it also smothers it in swathes of luxury.

The specs include:
  • Adaptive Front Lighting System
  • Dual-swivel Adaptive Front Lighting System
  • High Intensity Discharge Xenon headlamps
  • Electronically adjustable steering column with memory
  • Side mirrors memory function, auto-folding and electrochromatic dimming as standard
  • front seats are heated and come with integrated seat ventilation as well as memory settings.
  • Heads up Display to project directions, audio information and vehicle speed onto the front windscreen.

Mercedes-Benz ML 500 R1 165 647

Mercedes-Benz ML 

The Mercedes-Benz ML 500 is at the top of the ML range, just below the AMG model. It is not only luxury on wheels, it is also an SUV with numerous standard features and even better fuel economy. The ML is well balanced and is a master of both tar and gravel roads.

Mercedes-Benz GL 350 BlueTec R1 163 031

Setting an incredibly high standard for comfort, the GL is encased in a very rigid body-shell and a drivetrain that is superbly created. Additionally the GL class remains as responsive in an off road setting as ever, with improved handling.

The specs include:
  • Fully load-bearing air suspension system AIRMATIC
  • Adaptive shock-absorbing system
  • Load recognition
  • Crosswind assist

Mercedes-Benz G G300CDI Professional R1 053 986

The ever sturdy and reliable G 300 has been in production for nearly 30 years, and those with high demands will not be left wanting especially with the addition of a range of optional features.

The specs include:
  • 5-speed automatic transmission
  • Standard-fit water separator to protect the engine against contaminated fuel
  • Three 100 percent differential locks
  • Low-range gearbox for the transfer case
  • Permanent all-wheel drive
  • Two precisely positioned rigid axles with a high degree of articulation
  • Permanent all-wheel drive

Nissan Murano 3.5 R643 500

The Nissan Murano packs a lot of features for its price, making it one of the most competitive SUV’s on this list.

The features include:
  • 4-wheel disc brakes with Anti-lock Braking System
  • power-assisted rack-and-pinion steering
  • onboard cameras (front, rear, two side
  • three radar systems (one front, two side)
  • Blind Spot Warning
  • Intelligent Cruise Control
  • Cross Traffic Alert
  • Forward Emergency Braking
  • Moving Object Detection

Nissan Patrol 3.0Di GL R700 600

The Nissan Patrol is packed with cool impressive features which really give the driver higher levels of luxury and comfort making it a leader in this section of Supergroups SUV range.

The features include:
  • V8 engine
  • Expanded legroom
  • Multi-screen DVD entertainment system
  • Revised climate control system with a the curtain vent

Nissan Qashqai 1.6dCi AWD Acenta R385 700

Nissan Qashqai 

Even though the Qashqai has been promoted as a crossover vehicle, there are all wheel drive variants. But that’s not all…

The specs include:
  • Park Assist with around view
  • Moving object detection
  • Front Collision Avoidance
  • Driver attention support
  • Traffic sign recognition
  • Lane departure warning
  • Blind spot warning
  • High beam assist
  • Chassis control
  • New Nissan Connect with smartphone app integration

Nissan X-trail 1.6dCi 4x4 SE R388 300

Another Nissan crossover, the X-Trail bundles off-road skill mastery with on-road ease.

The specs include:
  • A five star Euro NCAP safety
  • Wide powertrain line-up
  • Forward emergency braking
  • Driver attention alert
  • Traffic sign recognition
  • Lane departure warning
  • Moving object detection
  • Blind spot warning
  • High beam assist
  • Full length panoramic sunroof
  • Seven seat option and flexible luggage area
  • Two and four-wheel drive options

Mazda CX-5 2.2DE AWD Akera R456 100

The Akera showcases Mazda’s new smart idle stop system on the CX-5 models. SISS improves fuel economy in heavy traffic and in urban areas. By shutting down the engine automatically and restarting it again, the engine saves up to 10% in fuel. Additionally the six-speed SKYACTIV-Drive automatic transmission offers an improved driving experience.

VW Tiguan 2.0 TDI BlueMotion Technology Trend & Fun R355 900

The Tiguan is among the bestselling SUV’s on the German market. That’s a clear sign that this is a vehicle to be taken note of. The world famous VW quality has given rise to this well-priced and fun to drive SUV, complete with exclusive sport seats and black roof liner.

VW Touareg 3.0 V6 TDI BlueMotion Technology Terrain Tech R800 200

The flagship SUV has been designed by VW to offer not only comfort but also luxury, performance and reliability. It’s only natural for VW to produce an SUV because these days it’s a family staple. The diesel ‘Blue Motion’ 3.0 V6 beats the other models in the range due to its effortless drivability.

Volvo XC60 T6 AWD R-Design R689 400

 Volvo XC60

The XC60 is an incredibly versatile vehicle, you have the advantage of an elevated driving position coupled with uncompromised handling and dynamic performance.

The specs include:
  • Hill descent control
  • Hill start assist
  • All-wheel drive
  • Adaptive cruise control
  • Park assist pilot
  • Active High Beam
  • Cross traffic alert
  • Blind spot information system

Volvo XC90 D5 R-Design R614 600

This Volvo doesn’t only allow you to experience powerful all-wheel drive, space for the whole family and the pets, and an anti-skid system; it is also comes standard with one of the most advanced safety packages on the market.

The specs include:
  • Auto brake when turning in front of an oncoming vehicle
  • Five times more ultra-high strength steel than first generation XC90
  • All-new Volvo-developed Twin Engine technology

Dodge Journey 3.6 SXT R416 990

The Dodge Journey is an aggressively priced SUV that delivers an exhilarating drive along with precision steering and some of the most advanced automotive engine technology. The 3.6ℓ engine offers high torque, fuel economy, low emissions and even noise control. To top it all off, it has also been designed with durability enhancing features, resulting in an engine that requires low levels of maintenance.

Disclaimer: All of the claimed specs were taken from each manufacturer’s website. Where a price is listed it should be taken as a guide only as some vehicles may come with additional costs such as on the road, admin and licencing fees.

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