Do you still believe that VIPs enjoy riding in premium, yet crampy limousines, sedans or SUVs? In reality, the latest trend in executive luxury transportation outside of business jets is actually business vans. Today we will be reviewing the newest models within this niche of passenger vehicles, that boast discreet looks to maximize privacy, spacious and ultra-comfortable interiors, and at times even bullet proof bodies.
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00:44 Lexus LM
Based on the Toyota Alphard minivan, the Lexus Luxury Mover is the brand’s exclusive Asia offering that was designed for the ultimate chauffeured experience. The van measures over 5 meters long and has a new suspension setup with Swing Valve technology.
01:54 Becker Jet Van Luxury Coach
Becker Automotive Design have been producing specialized VIP luxury transports for more than 25 years, and among their clients are top business executives, celebrities and even heads of state. Based on the Mercedes Sprinter, the company’s JetVan delivers private jet interior and comfort levels, while offering four floorplans to start from.
02:56 Hyundai STARIA
Introduced in March 2021, this MPV replaces the brand’s Starex van. It ditches the RWD layout and sits on the jointly developed Hyundai Kia N3 platform with front engine placement and FWD. Design-wise, the Staria looks nothing like the previous Hyundai models and introduces the new “Inside Out” approach with a space-ship like body.
04:13 Buick GL8 Avenir
The GL8 MPV family was facelifted back in 2020, and at the time Buick China also revealed a new, premium segment Avenir version of the model. The van received an exclusive diamond-cut sculpted grille, Matrix LED headlights, 18-inch aluminum wheels, and new crystal LED taillamps.
05:20 Klassen Mercedes-Benz V 300 d
After twenty years in the conversion of SUVs, luxury limousines and vans into highly secure special protection vehicles, the Germany-based KLASSEN has become one of the most established names in the segment. Its recent build is the extra-long V300 4matic with a 2-liter diesel engine and an automatic gearbox.
06:26 KIA Carnival and KIA Hi Limousine
Formerly known as Kia Sedona, 2022 KIA Carnival family van enters a new generation sitting on the new mid-size platform and adopting SUV-like exterior styling.
07:42 VIP Mobile Office MB Sprinter by INKAS
Following the latest stock market prices and conducting board meetings on the go without sacrificing comfort, privacy and safety has never been easier. The Canadian tuner, INKAS, combines a concept of a luxury lounge on wheels and a control room.
08:45 Ertex Toyota Granvia
Also known as GranAce, Majesty and HiAce Super Grandia, this is the most luxurious passenger version of Toyota’s van sold in the Middle East and Oceania. It currently used as a conversion platform by the Turkish company Ertex Luxury Car Design.
09:42 Trimo VW T6 Multivan Caravelle
The honor to present Volkswagen’s Multivan in terms of luxury van modification is given to Trimo, who has been operating from Bursa, Turkey for the past 27 years.
10:51 Lexani EXTV
The EXTV series has been designed by the California-based Lexani to meet the growing demand for vehicles that provide both extreme terrain utility and executive level comfort.
11:58 Avers V-Class
The Ukrainian company Avers has evolved into a tuner that operates within the premium segment. Today we are looking at their signature Mercedes V-Class office on wheels that can be ordered in more than 30 different configurations seating from two to 4 VIPs.