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2015 Kia Sedona: Car Seat Check

By Jennifer Geiger on September 1, 2015


Kia's Sedona is new for 2015 with bold styling, and a comfortable, capable cabin. We tested a top-line SXL model equipped with second-row captain's chairs. Exposed lower Latch anchors and loads of room meant two child-safety seats went in easily… Read More

2015 Kia Sedona: Car Seat Check

By Jennifer Geiger on September 1, 2015

Kia's Sedona is new for 2015 with bold styling, and a comfortable, capable cabin. We tested a top-line SXL model equipped with second-row captain's chairs. Exposed lower Latch anchors and loads of room meant two child-safety seats went in easily… Read More

2015 Toyota Sienna: Car Seat Check

By Jennifer Newman on August 27, 2015

Sometimes little changes can add up to a big improvement. That's the case for the Toyota Sienna minivan, which underwent some minor revisions for the 2015 model year. We tested the 2015 Sienna earlier this year, but decided to revisit… Read More

2016 Chevrolet Traverse: Car Seat Check

By Jennifer Geiger on August 25, 2015

Chevrolet's Traverse has one of the biggest cargo areas in the three-row SUV class. That coupled with a roomy second row and newly standard OnStar 4G LTE connectivity and Wi-Fi hot spot functionality (data subscription required) should really make it… Read More

Which Cars Fit Three Car Seats?

By Jennifer Newman on August 20, 2015

UPDATED AUG. 20, 2015: Parents are often searching for the automotive holy grail: a car that's not a minivan and can fit three child-safety seats across the backseat. It's a short list. More Car Seat Checks In the more than… Read More

2016 Hyundai Tucson: Car Seat Check

By Jennifer Geiger on August 18, 2015

Families shopping for a compact crossover have too many options. The class is loaded with comfortable, affordable entries – and it just got another member. The 2016 Hyundai Tucson is redesigned with more passenger and cargo room as well as… Read More

2015 Honda Odyssey: Car Seat Check

By Jennifer Newman on August 13, 2015

When fully loaded, Honda's Odyssey minivan seems to have it all: a vacuum cleaner, a cool box for keeping drinks chilled, a rear entertainment system and plenty of places to charge devices. We last installed car seats into a 2014 Odyssey.… Read More

2016 Nissan Maxima: Car Seat Check

By Jennifer Newman on August 6, 2015

For 2016, the Nissan Maxima sheds its boring looks for a face that should get shoppers' blood pumping. Nissan says the five-passenger Maxima competes with full-size sedans such as the Chevrolet Impala and Toyota Avalon, but it falls short when… Read More

2015 Dodge Dart: Car Seat Check

By Jennifer Geiger on August 4, 2015

We last tested Dodge's compact sedan for the 2013 model year, and the Dart performed fairly well in our Car Seat Check thanks to easy-to-access Latch anchors and adequate legroom. For this check, we tested a model-year 2015 Dart in… Read More

2015 Mini Hardtop 4-Door: Car Seat Check

By Jennifer Newman on July 30, 2015

This Mini is surprisingly mighty when it comes to child-safety seats. The Mini Hardtop 4-Door is a new offering for 2015 that's roughly 6 inches longer than the Hardtop 2-Door. That additional length means there's extra space in the Hardtop 4-Door's… Read More

2016 Acura RDX: Car Seat Check

By Jennifer Geiger on July 28, 2015

Acura's compact crossover got a stylish new face for 2016. Standard LED headlights, an enlarged version of the brand's shield grille and chiseled front end really make the RDX pop in the brand's lineup. Inside, there's a lot to like… Read More