Last Updated on June 10, 2023 by Victor A
Combining comfort and performance is something that SUVs know how to do very well, and when it comes to large SUVs, there are many choices, so here are the Top 5 fastest 3-row SUVs in the world.
The three-row SUVs below not only come with enormous amounts of power, but they can also speed up from 0-60 mph (0-96 km/h) quicker than any other.
5) 2023 Cadillac Escalade-V: 682 hp, 0-60 mph (0-96 km/h) in 4.4 sec
The most expensive and powerful Cadillac ever made is the Escalade-V, a huge car that comes with excessive amounts of power.
The Escalade-V uses a 6.2-liter supercharged V8 with 682 hp (691 PS) and 653 lb-ft (885 Nm).
When it comes to acceleration, it can go from 0-60 mph (0-96 km/h) in 4.4 seconds, and it has a top speed of 125 mph (201 km/h).
The Escalade-V’s seating layout can fit seven people, where the first and second rows come with captain seats, and the third row can fit three people.
The 2023 Cadillac Escalade-V starts at an MSRP price of $150,990, and it’s only available in the US.
4) 2022 Mercedes-AMG GLS 63: 603 hp, 0-60 mph (0-96 km/h) in 4.1 sec
The Mercedes-AMG GLS 63 is the largest SUV in the Mercedes line-up, and it comes standard with three-row seating and a luxurious interior.
The GLS 63 packs a 4.0-liter V8 bi-turbo engine that develops 603 HP (612 PS) and 627 lb-ft (850 Nm) of torque.
It can speed up from 0-60 mph (0-96 km/h) in 4.1 seconds, and it comes with a top speed of 155 mph (250 km/h) although Mercedes offers an AMG Driver’s package that raises the top speed to 174 mph (280 km/h).
The full-size SUV has a seating capacity of up to seven people, two in the first row, three in the second, and two in the third row.
In the US, the 2022 Mercedes-AMG GLS 63 will set you back at a starting price of $135,400, while in Europe it starts at €161,411.
3) 2023 Dodge SRT Durango Hellcat: 710 hp, 0-60 mph (0-96 km/h) in 3.5 sec
It was a pleasant surprise when Dodge announced that the Durango SRT Hellcat was coming back in 2023.
The American brand released the Dodge Durango SRT Hellcat in 2021, and the initial plans were to limit it to only one year-production run, however strong demand made Dodge rethink their plans.
The Durango Hellcat boasts a 6.2-liter supercharged V8 with 710 hp (720 PS) and 645 lb-ft (875 Nm) of torque.
For a full-size SUV, the Durango is extremely quick as its 0-60 mph (0-96 km/h) time is rated at 3.5 seconds, and it can reach a top speed of 180 mph (290 km/h).
The three-row seating of the Durango SRT Hellcat can seat six people, two in each row, and the middle one comes with captain seats.
Pricing for the 2023 Dodge Durango SRT Hellcat starts at $91,000, and it’s only available in the United States.
2) 2023 Rivian R1S: 835 hp, 0-60 mph (0-96 km/h) in 3.0 sec
One of the newcomers to the automobile industry is Rivian, an electric automaker that wants to revolutionize off-roading and adventure-focused vehicles.
The Rivian R1S uses four electric motors to produce a staggering 835 hp and 908 lb-ft (1,229 Nm) of torque.
As we all know, electric cars are fast off the line, and the R1S is no exception as it can speed up from 0-60 mph (0-96 km/h) in just 3 seconds, while it has a top speed of 125 mph (201 km/h).
In terms of range, the Rivian R1S is rated at 316 miles of range (EPA est.).
The 2023 Rivian R1S starts at $78,000, and like most SUVs in this list, and like most SUVs in this list, it’s only available in the US.
1) 2022 Tesla Model X Plaid: 1,020 hp, 0-60 mph (0-96 km/h) in 2.5 sec
The Tesla Model X Plaid is not only the fastest 3-row SUV but also the fastest SUV in the world.
The Model X Plaid combines three electric motors to unleash 1,020 hp and 1,050 lb-ft (1,428 Nm) of torque.
It can go from 0-60 mph (0-96 km/h) in 2,5 seconds, making it one of the quickest cars today, and it can reach a top speed of 163 mph (262 km/h).
The range of the Model X Plaid is rated at 311 miles (EPA est.), while in Europe it gets 543 km (WLTP).
Tesla’s seating layout allows six seats, where there are two in the front, two in the middle, and two in the back.
Pricing for the 2022 Tesla Model X Plaid starts at $126,490 in the US, and in Europe, it will set you back at a starting price of €140,990.