7 Great Minivan Alternatives

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Don’t Want a Minivan? Consider These Alternatives

When it comes to hauling people and their stuff in comfort, few vehicles can match the roominess, safety, and features of a minivan. But let's face it: Vans aren't for everyone. For some, the terrifying thought of piloting a minivan around town is like surrendering your life to terminal adulthood.

On the following pages, we'll look at some of the attributes that make minivans great and explore other vehicles that offer those qualities. Most of the options are three-row SUVs with seating for as many as eight. Some have dramatically better towing capability than a minivan, though none can match their cargo volume.

Read on to see the best alternatives to buying a minivan.

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