Five of the Most Reliable Vehicles on the Market Today

There are all sorts of new cars and SUVs on the market, but not all of them are durable or high quality. The worst thing that can happen is to pay top dollar for a bottom of the barrel piece of junk with a nice coat of paint and some frills. Here’s a guide to six of the most reliable vehicles currently on the market for 2020. You can rely on them to go the distance.

1. Toyota Prius

This car is a mix between a hybrid and electric car and is the best option on the market right now in terms of economy, quality and space. The Prius has a great mileage per gallon rate at around 52 to 58 in the city and 48 to 53 on the highway. It also has a good amount of space for both passengers and cargo and an affordable price starting at $25,109. In terms of dimensions they are the following: Length: 4,540 mm Height: 1,470 mm Width: 1,760 mm Wheelbase: 2,700 mm Trunk min.: 343 liters Trunk max .: 1,633 liters.¹

2. Hyundai Kona

This car is the best option for those of you who like to make road trips as a family since its great handling and horsepower up to 175 and high capacity give you the best possible convenience and comfort. The most interesting thing about this car is its versatility since it’s available in a wide range of styles and specifications. The Kona is available in gasoline, diesel, hybrid and 100% electric.  You can also choose between a 1.0 TGDI engine with a manual gearbox, and a 177 HP 1.6 TGDI engine that is combined in its automatic dual clutch version. Pricing on the Kona starts at $20,100 and you can expect 26 to 28 miles per gallon in the city and 29 to 33 for highway driving.²

3. Chevrolet Traverse

Chevrolet’s Traverse line has been on the market since 2017 and has been updated in 2020 with many design changes, such as updated bumpers, front grills and LED headlights. Inside there are also new details including new standard security systems, a 2.0 turbo engine and a 3.6 naturally aspirated V6. This car rides very smoothly with horsepower up to 310 and has extremely high safety standards. Pricing starts at $29,800 and runs to $50,900 for versions with more features and upgrades. In terms of miles per gallon you can expect 17 to 18 in the city and 25 to 27 on the highway. This vehicle is big and measures 17 feet long and 4,362 pounds heavy.³

4. Lexus NX

This small crossover has the best reviews in terms of reliability. It gets excellent mileage and offers drivers and passengers a smooth and quiet ride. This car it’s really easy to drive and it’s a superb option for small families. Horsepower on the Lexus NX gets up to 235 and you can expect mileage of 22 mpg in the city and 27 to 28 mpg on the highway. Pricing starts at $36,720 and ranges up to $43,810.⁴

5. Chrysler Pacifica

This minivan is perfect for a big family due to the capacity it has. It offers a plush ride and an extensive list of features.  The quality of the interior materials is good as well. While the traditional minivan interiors tend to feel somewhat industrial, the Pacifica’s interior evokes a business jet vibe, with padded, stitched, sleek-looking materials and leather.  It’s a stellar option for big families that are looking for space and quality since it has 7 – 8 seats for the entire family. The Pacifica has an MSRP of $33,495 with 287 horsepower. You can expect to get around 19 mpg in the city and 28 for highway driving.⁵