8 Best Cars for Road Trips

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These Great Road Trip Cars Will Make the Hours Fly By

When you’re ready to hit the open road, you need a vehicle that is as comfortable as it is capable. The best road trip ready cars have a good combination of space, comfort, features, and drivability that can make the hours on the road fly by.

We’re not just looking for large family haulers. The cars on this list are good for families, couples, individuals, and man’s best friend, though perhaps not all packed into the same cabin.

The best news is you don’t have to spend a lot on a great road trip ready vehicle. Use the U.S. News Best Price Program to find a great deal. A road trip is also a good time to rent a car, especially if you are held to a mileage limit in your daily driver because of a lease.

Ready to take a road trip but don’t know where to go? U.S. News Travel has great tips on the best scenic, winter, college-centric, and family road trips.