For many Americans, car shopping is about finding the car that best suits your family and lifestyle. Most families look to purchase cars with solid safety ratings, plenty of room for the little ones, good gas mileage, and so forth.
Forbes recently highlighted the most practical cars and crossovers for 2017 and we’ve highlighted several of them below:
Toyota Prius V
For many years, wagons were very popular with large families. They had plenty of space and offered families a lot of room for both children and all of their possessions. The Toyota Prius V, which is a wagon-like vehicle, has a decent fuel economy and offers a lot of cargo space with foldable seats.
Honda Accord Hybrid
This vehicle was recently named the Top SafetyPick+ by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS). When families shop for cars, the majority of them shop for safety. This car received top marks for crash tests, auto-braking forward collision prevention system, and more. If you want a car that will keep your precious cargo safe, this is a great option.
Subaru Outback 2.5i AWD
If you live in a region that experiences extreme winter weather, this could be a great option for your family. This vehicle has all-wheel-drive and has been prove to navigate easily over wet and snow covered roads. It also comes with plenty of cubic feet for storage as well.
Toyota Highlander Hybrid AWD
This crossover SUV seats seven passengers, a great option for family errands and long road trips. If you have a large family or always end up carpooling with another family, this midsize SUV will give you the room that you need. This SUV was also a top safety pick of the IIHS for 2017 which is always a plus.
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