10 Best Midsize Sedans: Photos and Details

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Here Are the Best Midsize Cars in U.S. News Rankings Right Now

Family cars have come a long way since the days when back-seat passengers would dread sitting on the middle-seat hump. Today, midsize cars have spacious seating for five passengers. The top midsize cars are fuel efficient and reliable. Most are smooth cruisers, and some could surprise you with a boost of energetic fun.

The modern family sedan is synced up with the latest infotainment technology, like hands-free text messaging in the Nissan Altima and wireless device charging in the Hyundai Sonata.

Many top-rated midsize cars have advanced safety technology that compliments their strong safety ratings. The Chevrolet Malibu has Rear Seat Reminder, which alerts the driver to children or pets in the back seat before they exit the car. The Volkswagen Passat has an Intelligent Crash Response System, to help with emergency assistance in the event of a car accident. The Ford Fusion’s MyKey system has speed and audio controls for new drivers, while the Honda Accord has HondaSensing with driver drowsiness monitoring.

The best midsize car rankings are based on U.S. News overall scores compiled from expert reviews, plus safety and reliability data. Keep in mind that our scores can change over time, so be sure to check each car’s review for their most up-to-date score. Click through the slides to count down the 10 best midsize sedans: