The trend and love for Cars around the world has been for a long time. For a long time people have been fond of having a collection of premium cars. With almost every household having a four wheeler and becoming a necessity of human life, the Cars Industry has seen much growth in recent years. With this trend many latest ad-tech featured cars with premium features and comfort experience have been launched by the car manufacturers to drive the customer needs and capture the market. In this article will let you know about the top 5 most popular used cars in Dubai.

Adding all the features of a normal necessity, manufacturers aim to offer cars at affordable prices to create a market for middle class families as well.

Used Cars in Dubai

Dubai being the most populous city of UAE has lakhs of people fond of cars and four wheeler. The culture of luxurious cars has been there since ancient times. Knowing about the most popular and famous cars of this car loving city will make you aware of the brands and companies which have been leading the UAE market.

This article will give you a deep insight into the top 5 popular cars in Dubai!

1. Toyota Land Cruiser

Toyota Land Cruiser

One of the luxurious and longest running series of models of Toyota, Land Cruiser is a series of four wheeler drive vehicles. 

Initially in 1990, Toyota launched Land Cruiser Prado as a small variation of Land Cruiser. Over the period, the company has launched many new models of the cars bringing new features and styles. It was among the best selling body on frame cars in Australia. Basically, the company divided Land Cruiser into three series.

One, Heavy duty series which is the most basic version of the car. The main priorities of the car are durability and road capabilities.

Secone, Station wagon series which emphasis majorly on comfort and interior space. It was launched in 1967 and became popular with USA customers.

Three,  Light duty series which was launched mainly for the European market. Compared to the previous series model, Light duty was more affordable from the station wagon series and more comfortable from the heavy duty model. In 2019 company has sold more than 10 million units of Land Cruiser around the world. 

Key features of the Car: 

  • 381 Horsepower @ 5600 rpm
  • Fuel capacity of 24.6 gallons
  • 8 speed automatic transmission gearbox
  • Acceleration of 0-60 mph in 6.5 seconds
  • Torque 401 lb ft #3600 rpm
  • Engine 5.7 liter V8 DOHC 32 valve

2. Nissan Patrol

Nissan Patrol

Initially launched in 1951, Nissan Patrol is a large four wheeler series by Nissan. It is available in different parts of the world and has been launched with different models and variations over the years with adding new features, technology, safety and comfort for the passengers. It is a kind of off-road and full size SUV. It has been launched in six different generations from 1951 to 2010.

It is among the top and luxurious cars in Dubai. The SUV has a premium comfort and seating capacity for the passenger to through their journey well. The cost of the car was around AED 80000 to AED 300000.  The car was also known as Datsun Patrol, Nissan Armada, Nissan Safari in different parts of the world. With a electronic locking system and 4*4 system Nissan Patrol ensures a safe and easy handle on any road and off road drive.

Key features of the Car: 

  • 400 Horsepower @ 5800 rpm
  • Fuel capacity of 26.4 gallons
  • 7 speed automatic transmission gearbox
  • Acceleration of 0-60 mph in 6.5 seconds
  • Torque 413 lb ft #4000 rpm
  • Engine 5.7 litre V8 DOHC 32 valve
  • Drive Configuration, Full time 4 wheel drive with All mode 4*4 system.         

3. KIA Seltos

KIA Seltos

Among the premium and latest cars of KIA, KIA Seltos is comfortable and small SUV delivers a premium drive experience to the passengers. Added with safety features, turbo charging options, automatic transmission and fuel capacity of 13.2 gallon, Seltos promises a soothing and comfortable journey experience. Giving a luxurious look and a sharp shape of compact SUV, Seltos is among the other top cars in UAE.

KIA Seltos, offers a 10 inch entertainment media display with a premium sound to enjoy the journey with your favourite music and sound. With a starting price of AED 60000 to 70000, Seltos ensures a new generation SUV with affordable price and with all latest tech-ad features and premium interior and lighting ideas. KIA has launched many different and unique variations of  Seltos over the years with adding new features and technology along with the safety priority for the passengers.

Key features of the Car: 

  • 146 Horsepower for 2.0 litre engine
  • Fuel capacity of 13.2 gallons
  • 6 speed automatic transmission gearbox or 7 speed dual clutch
  • Acceleration of 0-60 mph in 9.2 seconds
  • Torque 132 lb ft for 2.0 litre engine and 195 lb for 1.6 litre engine
  • Engine 2.0 litre and 1.6 litre 
  • Drive Configuration, Front wheel drive or all wheel drive

4. Chevrolet Captiva

Chevrolet Captiva

Combined with stylish looks and passenger comfort, Chevrolet Captiva is another best and popular car in the UAE. With a passenger capacity of 7 seater and offering a perfect family car experience, Captive promises a unique experience with safety and incredible interior rooms. From production in 2006 to present, Captiva has been sold internationally in different parts of the world. Over the years, Captive has been launched in different generations with new features and unique experience for the passengers. With a 6 speed automatic transmission it offers a smooth and seamless driving experience. Captive has become one of the popular cars in UAE for its luxurious experience to the customers and perfect car for 7 seaters family drive. Being a successful SUV, Chevrolet Captiva has made a large market and sold in a large number of units worldwide.

Key features of the Car: 

  • 167 Horsepower for petrol and 184hp for diesel
  • Fuel capacity of 13.2 gallons
  • 6 speed automatic transmission gearbox or 7 speed dual clutch
  • Acceleration of 0-100 mph in 9.5 seconds
  • Torque 230 nm and 400 Nm
  • Engine 2.4 litre with 4 cylinder petrol engine and 2.2 litre 4 cylinder diesel engine 
  • Drive Configuration, Front wheel drive or all wheel drive

5. Mitsubishi Attrage

Fully equipped that goes well with every series of life”

Mitsubishi Attrage

Among one of the successful cars manufactured by Mitsubishi Motors, Attrage is an advanced version and premium cars with intelligent features offering the unique drive experience to the passengers. With the best fuel economy and affordable four wheeler, Attrage ensures a comfortable seating with capacity of 5 passengers, added with latest tech features and entertainment infotainment display to enjoy your journey with your favourite music and other assisting features to make your drive easier and comfortable.

With all the features of a premium car and safety priority, it is a perfect sedan for the family. Attrage has been launched in different variations and editions by the company over the years since its first launch, to add all the latest tech-ad features and comfort needs of the passenger and ensure customer preference at the first.

Ranging from AED 43000 to 46000, Attrage is among the top popular cars in UAE.

Key features of the Car: 

  • 78 Horsepower for all vehicle model
  • Fuel capacity of 35 litre or 9.2 gallons
  • Acceleration of 0-100 mph in 12.6 seconds
  • Torque 100 Nm
  • 1.2 Litre 3 cylinder MIVEC engine
  • Drive Configuration, Front wheel drive 
  • Max seating capacity 5 person
  • Curb weight 965 kg
  • Top speed 170 km/hr

Other popular Cars in UAE

Toyota Raize

Nissan Sunny

KIA Sportage

These are some of the other Cars which are famous and popular in the country. To know more about these Cars and other articles related to the UAE, checkout our different articles on the country UAE and Dubai.


Over the years many significant changes have been made in the four wheelers by the companies around the world to meet the customers preference and needs. Thousands of choices have been made available for customers to choose their dream cars in the budget constraint. The trend of used Cars in also increasing as people are enjoying their favourite drive at lower cost. Many people around the world dream of driving their favourite cars but the cost might be unaffordable. Used Cars market creates a space for the people to buy their favourite cars and enjoy the drive.