Highly rated eight-seater family cars include the 2012 GMC Acadia, the Chevrolet Traverse, the Honda Pilot and the 2015 Ford Expedition. The vehicles provide the best option for large families where smaller counterparts are not big enough.
The 2012 GMC Acadia has a platform and engine that is similar to the Chevrolet Traverse and prioritizes passenger comfort over utility. The car has more luxury features than other vehicles of its size including more spacious third-row seats as well as front-wheel-drive and all-wheel-drive configurations. The Chevrolet Traverse is a large SUV that offers better gas mileage allowing users to save on fuel. The vehicle has a large cargo space and features a rear-vision camera as standard as well as rear cross traffic alert capabilities.
The 2015 Honda Pilot features a rectangular crossover with a spacious head room and cargo section. It has a height-adjustable driver seat, bucket front seats and reclining rear seats. It also features remote keyless power door locks and one-touch power windows. The car's entertainment system consists of a stereo output, speed sensitive volume control, seven speakers and a subwoofer. The 2015 Ford Expedition SUV features electric power steering, audio and cruise controls on the steering wheel as well as front and rear door pockets. It has a rear-view camera, a rear parking sensor and manual folding bench third row seats.