Top 5 summer road trip cars

CNET Car Tech picks the best cars for a summer road trip.


The weather's nice, and the kids are out of school. Time to pack up some gear and head out on the open road for summer fun. But what sort of car will hold the family and luggage for a weeklong excursion without costing an arm and a leg to gas up? We scoured our recent car reviews to find the best cars with modern tech to load up for a summer road trip.

See the top 5 summer road trip cars.

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