Best Cars for FamiliesThe 2018 U.S. News Best Cars for Families Awards highlight cars with the best combination of reliability, safety, space, family-friendly features, and positive reviews from professional automotive critics. Learn more about the 2018 Best Cars for Families Awards.
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Ford EdgeThe Edge, er, edged out the Nissan Murano in the two-row SUV field. That's no surprise; the edge is a comfortable crossover that's rewarding to drive, especially in EcoBoost trims. It got high marks for cargo space and rear seat room.
We were pleasantly shocked at how much of a giant leap forward the Expedition is in its new form. So its place on this list is a given. Cargo space is immense, and driving refinement and overall comfort is way up. Plus there are plenty of amenities for the whole family.
Honda CR-VWith the Honda badge and a history of huge sales, the new CR-V has a lot to live up to. Luckily it has the perfect combination of reliability, functionality, and family-pleasing features to keep it on the list.
The competition in the minivan space has really heated up thanks to the redesigned and highly advanced Chrysler Pacifica. But the Odyssey wins out due to a combination of quality, reliability, and clever implementation of the usual suspects, including that famous vacuum.