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Best Family Cars For You This Year

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Looking for a car that is suitable for your whole family? 

Our team at The Car Spec has compiled a list of cars, from family cars good on gas to best family cars for 6 and everything in between. 

Be it grocery hauls, or school drop-offs for your kids to take them to soccer practice or looking for the best family cars for road trips, we will tell you about it all.

We understand that a family car has a lot of criteria to fulfil. It should be affordable, safe and dependable along with offering dashing looks, useful tech features and high quality interiors. Above all, a car should give you pleasure while driving it. 

So let’s take a look at the list of cars that are best for you and your family.

  • Genesis GV70 2024

One of the best performing luxury brands is Genesis. The proof of this is the GV70 crossover offered by this company. 

Comes with an upscale and sleek design that has a beautiful cabin space and interior. 

There are many variants to choose from like the all-electric version, the turbocharged four-cylinder or the twin-turbocharged six-cylinder. All variants offer immense power with a performance that is unmatched. 

Estimated Price: 46,095 USD

  • Honda CR-V 2024

In today’s market, one of the best all rounder SUVs is the Honda CR-V

With a hybrid variant available along with a stunning luxurious interior it is the best SUV in this price range. 

With a power of 200hp and two to four paired inline motors with a capacity of 2 litres, the hybrid drivetrain variant is a must have.

Estimated Price: $30,825

  • Porsche Macan 2024

The Porsche Macan is the right car for you and your family if you are one to drive with passion. It is an extremely fun car to drive and integrated fun with its usability. 

It offers a large storage space, a tall ride height, five comfortable seats and a standard AWD.

The best version is the Macan GTS version. With a number of smart upgrades take the handling of the car to the next level. It makes the car feel like more than a crossover.

Estimated Price: 62,550 USD

  • Kia Telluride 2024

If you have a family that has more than 4 members and are looking for a car that is both affordable as well as comfortable, the Kia Telluride is the best choice for you. This SUV offers 3 comfortable rows of seating with a combination of useful technology and a modern design, all offered at a reasonable and affordable price tag.

The Telluride offers a powerful and naturally aspirated V-6 engine that offers 300hp under its hood. 

Although, for people used to turbocharged power it can be a slightly different feel, but it offers a smooth and linear delivery nevertheless.

Estimated Price: 37,355 USD

  • Ram 1500 2024

Today Americans are realizing that in addition to SUVs and vans, trucks can make for wonderful family cars. The storage offered is near limitless and the seats are huge but also comfortable. This is the reason that parents are inclining towards pickups. The Ram 1500 is one of the best options available in this segment. With an interior that offers utility along with a luxurious feel and stunning good looks,  it outshines its competitors. 

With the only drawback being that it is available in no electric variants, this car is now a top choice. If you have the budget and the space to accommodate this beast, we suggest you go for it.

Estimated Price: 39,900 USD

  • Genesis GV80 2024

A vehicle that compromises on nothing be it luxury or comfort, the Genesis GV80 is a top notch choice for people looking for a family car. It offers comfortable three rows of seating and killer looks inside and out alike. This feature filled car comes in an unbelievably budget friendly price range. 

It comes in two variants, just like the GV70, a V-6 and an inline-four turbocharged engine. 

Although the inline-four works perfectly fine, our personal pick is the V-6 due to its twin-turbo technology.

Estimated Price: 58,645 USD

  • Kia EV6 2024

Another strong contender in the all-electric range is the Kia EV6.

It offers a unique design that will keep the attention on you, whether you are running errands or dropping off the kids to school.

Our personal pick is the GT model with an impressive 545 lb-ft torque and 576 hp electric motor, it is enough to put a sports car to shame.

Estimated Price: 44,000 USD

  • Chrysler Pacifica 2024

Minivans are extremely useful for the purpose of transportation of huge gear or large groups of people, even though they do not offer a lot of shine and bling. They offer an almost car-like driving experience as well.

The Chrysler Pacifica is one of the best choices in the minivan genre. It comes with a ton of unique and useful features such as the Stow ‘n Go seating. For families that are big or small, this car is the perfect choice. 

It is also available in a hybrid variant that saves huge costs on fuel.

Estimated Price: 40,020 USD

  • Hyundai Ioniq 5 2024

If you are thinking of switching to purely electric power, the Hyundai Ioniq 5 is the perfect choice for you. It offers a large, spacious and airy cabin space with high quality comfortable interiors.

On a single charge, it can deliver over 300 miles of driving range. With a design inspiration that is retro-angular, it offers crazy cool looks as well!

It is one of our top 5 choices!

Estimated Price: 43,000 USD

  • Honda Civic 2024

For those of you who are on a budget, the Honda Civic offers an affordable yet all rounder option. With the capacity to carry 5 people, this small 4 door car is dependable as well as cheap. 

This means there is no worrying about the repair bills, just keep it maintained regularly and you are all set! The Civic Si variant comes with a thick shaft and offers 200hp of power.

For a budget friendly, daily drive, there is nothing we would suggest more.

Estimated Price: 25,045 USD

  • Volvo XC90 2024

Although it is the oldest car on our list, the Volvo XC90 cannot be overlooked just because of the age factor. 

It offers an unmatched driving experience along with elegant looks and its record for safety is the cherry on top. With a wool upholstery interior, the cabin might not be as upgraded as its newer competitors, but the quality and comfort are tough to beat.

The hybrid plug-in variant is our top choice. It comes with an engine that is powered at 455-hp and is also electric and rechargable.

Estimated Price: 57,195 USD

  • Honda Accord 2024

It is commonly believed that a van or a large crossover is needed to meet the needs of a family vehicle. But that is not the case. The Honda Accord offers a comfortable and spacious option for your family car needs.

The interiors offer ample space and the trunk is sufficiently big as well. Another positive aspect is that it is much cheaper than an SUV.

For most people, the standard turbo-four engine will suffice, but for those who prefer a powerpacked option we suggest the hybrid model that comes with an inline-four with a capacity of 2 litres and offers a total power of 204 hp

Estimated Price: 28,990 USD

  • Hyundai Palisade 2024

The Huyndia Palisade offers an SUV option that comes with a 3 row seating. It is the biggest SUV that Hyundai makes. The blend of looks that are sensational and features that are utilitarian makes it the perfect pick for everyone, not to mention it is very affordable as well.

You can pick the variant of your choice. The eight-seater configuration is a cheaper option and the seven-row setup offers larger space but costs more.

Palisade boasts a variety of tech items as well as a large cabin space. The V-6 making 291hp engine is powerpacked and efficiently hidden under the hood.

Estimated Price: 37,735 USD

  • BMW X7 2024

With the BMW X7 you enjoy an SUV that offers you the ultimate luxury. With a 3 row seating set up you can experience luxury like never before. There is a unique blend of tech features, comfort and fun while you drive that you won’t find anywhere else.

The inline-six engine powers the X7 to provide a silky-smooth and turbocharged performance. The engine is made by BMW themselves. If you want to opt for one of the family cars that are fast, the X7 is the right choice for you.

For the people who want even more power, the V-8 version is here. Another version that may be even more powerful than the previous versions is the Alpina XB7. The Alpina XB7 offers a larger, more spacious interior along with unique looks and an engine that provides power of upto more than 600hp.

Estimated Price: 82,895 USD

  • Subaru Outback 2024

With the Subaru Outback you enjoy features that are nothing short of the best. This is the reason that it is one of the best selling station wagons in all of the United States.

With the SUV-like standard AWD and ride height blended with the wagon like looks of the Outback, it becomes an irresistible option for potential buyers. 

Our top pick, for speed related reasons, is the boxer-four motor that comes with a turbocharged engine that offers a power of 260-hp.

Estimated Price: 30,190 USD