Indian road networks are a mix of modern highways and narrow path, There are few places which are not directly connected to highways but can be visited using below list of best off road vehicles such as Mahindra Bolero, Renault Duster,Mahindra Scorpio and Tata Safari Dicor.
Off roads in India include frozen Manali to Leh Highway, Guwahati to Tawang mountain road, Leh Ladakh high mountains andMizoram village roads.
Maruti Gypsy is the best off road vehicle, manufactured in India by Maruti Suzuki. There is nothing that can touch a Gypsy off the road in India, widely used by the Indian military forces and also used for wildlife safari in Indian national parks.
Mahindra Thar CRDe
Mahindra Thar CRDe is one of the most powerful off roader SUVs in India. The vehicle was launched in 2010 and voted as one of the top 10 best off road SUVs available in the Indian market.
Isuzu V Cross
Isuzu D MAX V Cross is the Adventure Utility Vehicle, starting at Rs 12.49 lakh (ex-showroom). The Isuzu is a second generation luxury pickup, built for the adventure seekers.
The Jeep Wrangler Unlimited provides the enjoy of the comfort even into the off roads of India and brings a range of communication and entertainment services within such as Phone, Navigation and Voice command.
Tata Xenon XT EX 4X4 is a off road lifestyle vehicle launched in 2009 in Indian market with both single and double cab versions.
Nissan Pickup and Mahindra Scorpio Getaway are two more luxury pickup in India and listed as Adventure Utility Vehicles.
Force Motors entered into off road vehicles market with Force Gurkha and also started Rain Forest Challenge, one of the most popular off road motorsport event.
Tata Safari was the first SUV in India, produced by Tata Motors in 1998. Tata Safari DiCOR (Direct Injection Common Rail Engine) 2.2 EX 4×2 has been discontinued and a new breed Storme launched and upgraded with all new features.
Mahindra Scorpio was the first SUV from the company and awarded as best Car of the Year in 2002. The Scorpio sold across the world as best off road Best SUV in the countries such as Australia,Europe and United States.
Toyota Fortuner is hugely popular in India, launched in 2009. The Fortuner also launched 3.0 L 4×2 Manual and Automatic transmission and 3.0 L 4×4 AT variant in the Indian market.
Ford Endeavour also known as Ford Everest in other countries is the variant of the Ford Ranger pickup truck. The SUV produced by Ford and available for different off road such as sand, snow, rock and mud.
Mahindra XUV 500
Mahindra XUV500 is inspired by fastest land animal, manufactured in Chakan plant of Mahindra. The XUV 500 was launched in 2011 and become highly popular in India as well as in the South African market.
Renault Duster 4WD
Renault Duster is the most popular compact sport utility vehicle and popular off road vehicle in India with various modifications for the Indian market.
Mitsubishi Pajero Sport is brand new off road vehicle with automatic and manual transmission with powerful DI-diesel engine.
Skoda Yeti – Discontinued
Skoda Yeti is one of the best off road SUV with offbeat looks and excellent in almost all areas but discontinued In India and launched wtih new Skoda Kodiaq SUV.