Having a nice and smart family sedan means you are able to enjoy everything with your family and can travel anywhere in a more safe and comfortable manner. There are lots of car manufacturing companies and every year they introduce a number of cars for their valuable customers including sports, family sedan, hatchbacks, coupes, SUVs and much more. Some of them receive immense popularity and appreciation from customers and become an all time hit.
Here we are going to share 10 best family sedans of all time.
1. Volkswagen Passat
Volkswagen Passat is one of the popular family sedans from the house of German automaker Volkswagen. Since 1973, the manufacturer has introduced six different design generations. The original model of the Volkswagen Passat was launched in 1973 that was equipped with 4 cylinder OHC 1.3L and 1.5L engines. The Volkswagen Passat has received lots of exterior and interior improvements through time and now the latest 2013 Volkswagen Passat model is equipped with a more powerful 5 cylinder 2.5L engine with automatic and manual transmission box. As compared to the original model the current model is more comfortable and luxurious. The Volkswagen introduced different models of Passat in a row in different years with the addition of the English letter “B” with its name like Volkswagen Passat B1, B2, B3, B4, B5, B5.5, B6, B7 etc.
2. Nissan Altima
Nissan Altima is one of the best selling family sedan of the popular automaker Nissan. The first mid-size Nissan Altima was launched in 1992 and the car replaced the Nissan stanza. The first model of the Nissan Altima made its debut on June 15th 1992 as a 1993 model and was appreciated by the car lovers. The first generation of the Nissan Altima was introduced in 1993-1997 and was equipped with a straight 4 DOHC engine and was mated with a 4 speed automatic and 5 speed manual gearbox with an acceleration performance for 100km/h in 9.4 seconds and 8.4 seconds respectively. Finally its fourth generation/current generation was introduced in 2007 with a more decent style, chassis and comfort. The 2013 model of the Nissan Altima is equipped with a powerful 2.5L inline 4 engine.
3. Volvo S60
The S60 is the most incredible car Volvo manufactured ever and was introduced in 2000 as the 2001 model and the manufacturer introduce two generations of the car to date. The first model of the car was laced with a 2.3L and 2.4L engine with a stylish and updated interior and appealing exterior. The latest 2012 Volvo S60 is equipped with a Turbocharged 2.5L inline 5 cylinder engine with a sexier look and attractive.
4. Lexus ES
The Lexus ES is a lineup of mid size luxury family sedan and the first car of the series was introduced in 1989. The Lexus has launched six generations of its luxury sedan Lexus ES to date and each generation of the car is a first wheel drive and is laced with a V6 engine. Till 1993 these cars were mated with a manual transmission and the first five generations of the series were built on the platform of the Toyota Camry. The sixth generation of the Lexus ES made its debut in the first half of 2012 as a 2013 model. The sixth generation of the Lexus Es is equipped with a powerful 3.5L V6 engine mated with a six speed automatic transmission. The latest generation is more sophisticated, luxurious and powerful.
5. Toyota Camry
The Toyota Camry is the legendary series of mid size family sedan manufactured by Toyota since 1982 and is one of the most selling sedans all around the globe. In 2012, the Camry lineup of Toyota received a title of the best selling sedan. The lineup of the Toyota Camry is laced with different engines from 1.8L to 3L with automatic and manual gearbox.
6. Ford Taurus
As the name shows, the Ford Taurus is a very nice family sedan that is produced by Ford since 1986. Initially Ford manufactured mid size sedan but later on since 2008 to date, Ford replaced it with a full size sedan. Since 1986 the company manufactured sixth generation of this lineup to date. The first generation of the car was equipped with V6 or inline four cylinder engine, but with gradual improvements the latest models are laced with EcoBoost 3.5L V6 engine.
7. Chevrolet Malibu
The Chevrolet Malibu is a mid size family sedan by General Motors and it was first introduced in 1978. Since 1978 to 1983, the company manufactured four generations of the model and then it was discontinued. In 1997 the company once again started to produce the mid side sedan Malibu with lots of improvements and modifications. All of the models were equipped with V6 engines.
8. Honda Civic Sedan
One of the most popular lineup of mid size and compact cars by Honda is a Honda Civic sedan. From 1973 to the present the company has manufactured nine generations and a total of 51 different models. About 15 times the different models of the car received car of the year awards in different regions.
9. Honda Accord
The lineup of Honda is popular for its best four door models and were manufactured by the company since 1976. In 1989 the lineup has received a title of the best selling cars in the US. From 1976 to the present time, nine generations with different and comparatively improved models are manufactured by Honda.
10. Infiniti G Sedan
The Infiniti G lineup is a very popular series of Nissan manufactured since 1990. The company has manufactured four generations of the series to the present time. From style and chassis to the power and performance, Nissan made lots of improvements in the lineup. The first model was equipped with inline 4 cylinder engine and now most of the models are laced with V6 engines.