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Top 5 Cars for Families

Milad Hassibi July 24, 2018

When it comes to your family, you only want the best. The same applies when you’re looking to purchase a new car for your family.

With so many makes, models, and options available, the task of choosing the right family car can seem daunting.

We’ve compiled a list of the top-rated family cars that provide excellent space, fuel mileage, and dependability.

2018 Honda Pilot

The roomy Honda Pilot is a perfect midsize SUV for families. With 3rd-row seating standard on all A white 2018 Honda Pilot inside of a garagemodels, the Pilot is a good choice for a family that’s looking to travel and move cargo.

The Pilot is built with premium materials and features a high build quality. The standard 270 HP 3.5L engine is powerful and can be matched with a 6-speed or 9-speed automatic transmission.

If you are in need of an SUV with plenty of cargo space, a large third-row seat, and a smooth ride, the 2018 Honda Pilot may be the right car for your family.

2018 Toyota Highlander

A gray Toyota highlander sits on a lotFor years, the Highlander has been a staple of the SUV market. The Highlander also features third-row seating and plenty of storage space. The ride in the Highlander is smooth and comfortable, with minimal wind noise.

Critics have complained about the new Highlanders four-cylinder engine, but that can easily be overridden with an optional V6 powerplant.

With its attractive interior and dependable engine, the Highlander should be on every families list.

2018 Ford Expedition

The Explorer just had its latest redesign in almost 10 years. The new Expedition is a full-size SUV A black 2018 ford expedition sits on wheelsfor families on the go. The standard 3.5L engine provides plenty of power to move the Expedition.

The Expedition also boasts a respectable 17 MPG in the city and 24 highway. Ford also offers a wide array of extra options and equipment as well.

The 2018 Expedition also serves as a great towing vehicle, able to tow up to 6,000 lbs. with ease.

2018 Chevrolet Tahoe

A white 2018 Tahoe on black wheelsThe Tahoe has been synonymous with the word SUV since the first days of the SUV. The Tahoe could be considered the “gold standard” of SUVs, with massive cargo room, large third-row seats, and a massive towing capacity.

The 5.3L V8 engine is more than enough to haul most families and their supplies. You can even load your Tahoe with the optional 6.2L motor and 10-speed automatic transmission. This SUV is perfect for families that find themselves driving long distances.

2018 Subaru Outback

The new Outback is an extremely capable cross between a station wagon and an SUV. It is a A white subaru outback sitting at a gas stationpractical choice for a family with a “go anywhere” attitude. The Outback is perfect for families of all ages, with large amounts of legroom and accommodations available for all any kind of passenger.

All Outback models come standard with AWD, perfect for tackling rough terrain. You can use the Outbacks infotainment system to easily connect to Apple CarPlay and Android Auto. The Outback is backed by Subaru reliability, making it one of the top “value-holding” cars in America.

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Final Note

All in all, choosing the right SUV for your family can be a hard choice. Whether you are looking for leg room, towing capacity, or fuel economy, each of these cars listed will exceed your needs. If you are looking to buy a new car but are in need of financing, CrediReady can help.

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