Top Three Cars for Road Trips
Summer is here, and you may be wondering if it’s time to pack up the car and set out on a road trip with friends. If you have an older vehicle or one that doesn’t offer great fuel efficiency, a road trip may sound rather daunting and expensive. Luckily, a new car can solve all of these issues. Here are the top three cars for road trips.
The 2019 Chevy Sonic is a fun, sporty hatchback sedan, and it comes packed with road-trip-friendly features. It’s standard ECOTEC® 1.4-liter turbocharged engine pumps out the peppy 138 horsepower and boasts exceptional efficiency, delivering 34 mpg on the highway with the available automatic transmission.1 The Sonic was named the “Most Dependable Small Car” by J.D. Power, allowing you to feel confident that the Sonic will perform while out adventuring.
Buick Regal TourX
The sleek, sophisticated 2019 Buick Regal TourX proves that the days of station wagons are not yet over. The Regal TourX provides the perfect balance of performance and efficiency for road trips, delivering 250 horsepower and up to 29 mpg on the highway.2 The Regal TourX also comes equipped with a standard Intelligent AWD, helping you feel confident wherever you travel. The Regal TourX also includes standard QuietTuning™ technology, blocking exterior noise as you drive and allowing you to enjoy your favorite tunes, and offers an available power panoramic moonroof.
Ford Fusion Hybrid
Looking for a car with cutting-edge hybrid electric technology? You should consider the 2019 Ford Fusion Hybrid. The Fusion Hybrid’s powertrain (consisting of a gas engine and electric motor) delivers up to 43 mpg in the city, making your adventures remarkably efficient.3 The car also features standard Ford Co-Pilot360™ technology, which is a suite of advanced driver-assist and safety features and includes BLIS® (Blind Spot Information System), Lane-Keeping System, Pre-Collision Assist with Automatic Emergency Braking, automatic high beam headlights, and a rear view camera.
To learn more about great sedans for road trips, contact a Tom Kelley dealership.
1Sonic: EPA estimate for Sonic with available 6-speed automatic transmission.
2Regal TourX: EPA estimated.
3Fusion Hybrid: EPA-estimated city/hwy mpg for the model indicated. See fueleconomy.gov for fuel economy of other engine/transmission combinations. Actual mileage will vary. On plug-in hybrid models and electric models, fuel economy is stated in MPGe. MPGe is the EPA equivalent measure of gasoline fuel efficiency for electric mode operation.