24 Affordable Family Cars in 2018

Chrysler Pacifica, Volkswagen Golf SportWagen, Honda CR-V, Subaru Ascent
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These Budget-Friendly Cars Are Best for Budget-Conscious Families

When it comes to family life, everything is a balance. The cost of a new vehicle competes with household bills, the cost of education, afterschool activities, and vacations. The vehicles on this list are good family vehicles that are also among the more affordable models available on dealer lots.

From minivans to 2-row SUVs to wagons to 3-row SUVs, there are a number of vehicle styles to choose from. If it’s been a while since you cross-shopped automakers, this slideshow gives you a number of compelling reasons to do so.

We are consistently updating our rankings using new information as it becomes available. Because of that, some of the scores listed in this slideshow may not match the scores you see in their respective reviews. However, they were accurate at the time of publication.

Read on to see the most affordable family cars based on U.S. News overall scores.

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