Six New Hondas Named Best Family Cars of 2016
The 2016 Honda Civic, Accord, HR-V, CR-V, Pilot and Odyssey were recently included in Kelley Blue Book’s Best Family Cars for 2016 list*. The automotive authority’s expert staff and editors chose these new Hondas for the ability to meet the needs of families with specific focus on safety and performance factors. Overall, Honda vehicles were recognized in Sedan, Two-Row, Crossover/SUV, Minivan, and Three-Row Crossover/SUV categories making Honda the most recognized brand in the KBB assessment for 2016.
“This recognition by the experts at Kelley Blue Book of six of our core models is affirmation that Honda has the best possible choices for families of any size,” said Jeff Conrad, senior vice president and general manager of sales, Honda Division at American Honda Motor Co., Inc.
Family friendly features on the new 2016 Honda Civic include daytime running lights to improve vehicle visibility, dual-stage front airbags, Honda’s Lower Anchors and Tethers for Children (LATCH) feature for child seats and a standard rearview camera. The affordable base MSRP around $18,500 also earned points with KBB as one of the most affordable family cars on the market.
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The 2016 Honda Accord is Apple CarPlay compatible allowing the driver to safely access text messages, stream music and utilize navigation apps from a smartphone. Available innovative safety assist features such as the Road Departure Mitigation system that identifies road markers and alerts the driver if lane drift is detected and the Forward Collision Warning system, make the Accord one of the safest sedans available.
With up to 58.8 cubic feet of cargo space and two rows of adjustable seating the new 2016 Honda HR-V can accomodate lots of kids and their stuff. This family friendly vehicle is abundantly versatile and completely adaptable. The HR-V is equipped with HondaLink Next Generation that integrates with smartphones to allow drivers access to music and entertainment via a 7-inch touch screen.
As one of the most affordable two-row CUVs available, the 2016 Honda CR-V is surprisingly luxurious. Leather-Trimmed seats, a 10-way Power Driver’s seat, a spacious center console with USB Audio Interface and a power liftgate, make this Honda abundantly comfortable and convenient. It’s generous cargo area can be expanded to 70.9 cubic feet for transporting camping gear, athletic equipment or even the family pooch.
The 2016 Honda Pilot offers three rows of cozy seating making it perfect for family road trips. It can accommodate 8 adults and still have room for an 82-quart cooler behind the third row seat. A rear entertainment system with DVD or Blue-ray playback is available to keep the kids entertained with their favorite videos.
Winner of several “best minivan” awards years running, the new 2016 Honda Odyssey has 172.6 cubic feet of passenger space for up to eight. It’s folding second and third row seats can be configured to meet most cargo or passenger needs. It is equipped with five car seat anchors and a built in vacuum cleaner making it a perfect choice for large families.
All of these new Hondas are excellent choices for anyone whose daily commute includes stops at schools, playgrounds or the soccer field. We have a beautiful selection of new Honda models in stock now at our Honda Dealership near Atlanta, Georgia. So why not round up the family and come test drive one of these best family cars of the year soon?