5 Best Family Cars of 2012
Cars have always been the craze and passion for everyone and when you have a family, a car with good engine, efficient fuel economy, and spacious interior with comfortable seating becomes a necessity. We have compiled 5 most excellent cars that are best for your family.
- 2012 Honda Pilot
- 2012 Ford Fiesta
- 2012 Honda Odyssey
- 2012 Toyota Highlander
- 2012 Honda CR-V
Honda has been always hailed as a great auto brand and this year it has again proved itself. 2012 Honda Pilot has been declared as the “Family Car of the Year” and is therefore No.1 on our list. The 5-liter i-VTEC V-6 engine gives roaring power and outstanding performance. The Variable Cylinder Management gives fuel efficiency. The exterior has a muscular build and the interior is comfortable. Your kids can relax on fold flat seats. The multiple storage bins let your kids to put their stuff. Your children are safe and protected as Honda Pilot has advanced safety features. LATCH (Lower Anchors and Tethers for Children) in all three second-row seating positions keep your children secure.
2012 Ford Fiesta is No.2 on our list. The 1.6L Ti-VCT Duratec I-4 engine and dual dry-clutch with PowerShift six-speed automatic transmission gives an efficient mileage of about 40 mpg on highway. The exterior is stunning with unique colors and the interior is comfortable and spacious. The leather-trimmed seats are comfy. The centre console is techy and eye catching. The storage space is great and you can easily put your drinks and toll tickets. The slots available for cell phone and MP3 player let you put your gadgets. A safety cage made of boron steel protects the occupants even in emergency situations. The seven standard airbags protects the occupants. AdvanceTrac electronic stability control stabilizes your car and you can drive it with more control.
2012 Honda Odyssey is exceptional in terms of comfort and convenience. The 8 passengers can easily tuck in this car. The new Odyssey is loaded with high tech features that won’t let you get bored throughout your journey. The 16.2-inch Honda DVD Ultrawide Rear Entertainment System with HDMI Technology and Song By Voice let you enjoy your favorite music. The 3.5-liter, 24-valve, SOHC i-VTEC V-6 engine is fuel efficient and can give upto 248 hp of power. An estimated mileage of 28 mpg is achieved. In terms of safety it has been given 5-star rating by NHTSA.
Toyota has always been famous for its family cars and 2012 Toyota Highlander is one of them. Three-zone automatic climate control with air filter and Perforated leather-trimmed multi-stage heated seats let you relax while cruising in the car. Your kids can have all the entertainment with Rear-seat DVD entertainment system 9-in. display. There are three engine choices. A 2.7-Liter Double Overhead Cam 16-Valve 4-Cylinder gasoline engine, a 3.5-Liter Double Overhead Cam 24-Valve V6 gasoline engine and a 3.5-Liter Double Overhead Cam 24-Valve V6 hybrid engine ; all give outstanding performance no matter which engine you choose for your Highlander.
2012 Honda CR-V is stylish, elegant and perfect car for your family. The interior is spacious and there is a lot of cargo space in the rear to pack your luggage. Econ Button and Eco assist features makes this car more fuel economic. An impressive mileage is achieved i-e 23 mpg in city and 31 highway mpg on highway. The intelligent Multi-Information Display(i-MID) is one of the best technological feature that let your children enjoy the ride.
So, choose the car that is best and enjoy a comfortable and luxury ride.