Top 8 Road Trip Cars That Crush the Competition

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Hitting the open road for a cross-country adventure? Here are the eight best road trip cars currently available in the U.S. that combine comfort, efficiency, and plenty of room for your gear and companions.

1. Honda Odyssey

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Why confine your road trips to small cars? The Honda Odyssey offers expansive space, comfortable seating for up to eight, and features like a rear entertainment system that make long drives a breeze.

2. Subaru Outback

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Ideal for those who mix highway miles with off-road adventures. The Subaru Outback is renowned for its all-wheel drive, comfortable ride, and excellent safety features, making it a trustworthy companion on any terrain.

3. Kia Telluride

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Looking for luxury without the hefty price tag? The Kia Telluride provides a spacious, upscale interior, advanced technology, and smooth handling that can make any long journey feel short.

4. Ford Expedition

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If towing capacity and room are what you need, the Ford Expedition has you covered. With its powerful engine and expansive interior, it’s perfect for those road trips where you bring everything but the kitchen sink.

5. Chevrolet Tahoe

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The Chevrolet Tahoe offers robust performance with a comfortable and tech-rich interior. It’s a great pick for families needing space and reliability on long drives, with enough power to handle all types of roads.

6. Toyota Prius

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For those who prioritize fuel efficiency on long journeys, the Toyota Prius is unmatched. Its hybrid engine delivers exceptional mileage, ensuring your road trip is as economical as it is enjoyable.

7. Tesla Model S

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Want to skip the gas station visits? The Tesla Model S, with its long-range capabilities and luxurious interior, offers a high-tech, emission-free road trip experience with plenty of stops at Tesla’s Superchargers along the way.

8. Volkswagen Atlas

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The Volkswagen Atlas stands out with its roomy interior, user-friendly features, and smooth ride. It’s an excellent option for those who need three rows of seats and a car that feels stable and secure on long drives.

Whether you’re planning a family vacation, a wilderness adventure, or a coast-to-coast tour, these vehicles offer the best mix of reliability, comfort, and convenience for your next great American road trip.

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22 of America’s Most Charming Towns

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For transparency, this content was partly developed with AI assistance and carefully curated by an experienced editor to be informative and ensure accuracy.

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