Top 10 Minivans

Minivans are used in special circumstances and therefore should have special features. For instance, the level of performance and power is more important for a minivan than its appearance. Nevertheless, no one wants to drive an ugly car, so the design should be also taken into account. Here we list top 10 minivans. Get acquainted.

10 – 2014 RAM ProMaster 1500

2014 RAM ProMaster 1500

RAM has history of developing minivans and this model is among the best. It has low roof that makes the model’s look nice, as well as a good level of powerful. When it comes to power, the model boasts with 3600 cubic cm capacity engine that has six cylinders and 280 hp. Besides, one will also notice a lot of safety features.

Drive Type Trans. 0-60 1/4 Mile
2014 Ram ProMaster
1500 Cargo Van 3.6 V6 High Roof 136WB

FWD

6A 8.1 sec

16.5 sec @ 84 mph

2500 Cargo Van 3.6 V6 High Roof 159WB

FWD

6A 8.2 sec

16.5 sec @ 82.5 mph

9 – 2014 Subaru XV Crosstrek

2014 Subaru XV Crosstrek

Being a minivan by its nature, the model combines plenty of features that belong to SUV. However, it is not as powerful as would be desired. Nevertheless, the nice appearance of the model combined with many other useful features make this model a member of our top.

Drive Type Trans. 0-60 1/4 Mile
2015 Subaru XV Crosstrek
2.0i Limited Pzev

AWD

CVT 10.3 sec

17.7 sec @ 79.3 mph

2014 Subaru XV Crosstrek
Hybrid Touring

AWD

CVT 10.1 sec

17.7 sec @ 81 mph

2013 Subaru XV Crosstrek
2.0i Limited

AWD

CVT 10.0 sec

17.5 sec @ 78.9 mph

2.0i Premium

AWD

5M 8.1 sec

16.5 sec @ 83 mph

8 – 2014 Ford Flex

2014 Ford Flex

Like the previous one member of our top, 2014 Ford Flex has such features that make it not only a minivan but also a SUV. The main benefit of the model is that it provides plenty of space inside for passengers with seven places. It also boasts with powerful engine and good specs in overall.

Drive Type Trans. 0-60 1/4 Mile
2013 Ford Flex
Limited 3.5L EcoBoost

AWD

6A 5.7 sec

14.2 sec @ 100 mph

2010 Ford Flex
SEL 3.5L EcoBoost

AWD

6A 6.0 sec

14.6 sec @ 96 mph

7 – 2015 Volvo XC60

2015 Volvo XC60

Compared to its predecessor, the model was substantially upgraded and equipped with new automatic gear with eight speeds, various ecological technologies, and some other new elements. All these upgrades make this model a good choice when it comes to minivans.

Drive Type Trans. 0-60 1/4 Mile
2015 Volvo XC60
T6 Drive-E

FWD

8A 6.1 sec

14.6 sec @ 97 mph

2012 Volvo XC60
T6 R-Design Polestar

AWD

6A 5.7 sec

14.4 sec @ 98 mph

2010 Volvo XC60
T6

AWD

6A 6.5 sec

15.0 sec @ 96 mph

6 – 2014 Audi allroad

2014 Audi allroad

Our top 10 minivans list should of course include this model as well. Having four doors and five seats, this 2014 Audi allroad provides much space and comfort to both driver and passengers. An engine of the car has 2000 cubic cm capacity and four cylinders. Generally, the car is good for those looking for a premium model.

Drive Type Trans. 0-60 1/4 Mile
2014 Audi Allroad
Prestige Quattro Wagon

AWD

8A 6.3 sec

14.9 sec @ 92 mph

2013 Audi Allroad
Prestige Quattro Wagon

AWD

8A 6.4 sec

14.9 sec @ 92.2 mph

5 – 2014 Mazda MAZDA5

2014 Mazda MAZDA5

We couldn’t omit this one when composing our top 10 minivans list. The auto is good because of its comparably affordable price, good level of power, which is provided by an engine with four cylinders and 2500 cubic cm capacity, and of course its appearance.

Drive Type Trans. 0-60 1/4 Mile
2015 Mazda Mazda5
Grand Touring

FWD

5A 9.0 sec

17.0 sec @ 82 mph

2014 Mazda Mazda5
Sport

FWD

6M 8.2 sec

16.3 sec @ 85.5 mph

2012 Mazda Mazda5
Grand Touring

FWD

5A 9.0 sec

17.1 sec @ 82 mph

Sport

FWD

6M 8.3 sec

16.5 sec @ 85 mph

Touring

FWD

5A 9.1 sec

17.0 sec @ 81.5 mph

4 – 2014 Nissan NV200 Taxi

2014 Nissan NV200 Taxi

This is a passenger van with four doors and five seats that was specifically designed by Nissan as a taxi. The model is of high quality and convenient design. It has standard engine with 2000 cubic cm capacity and four cylinders, and serves excellently for its primary purpose.

Drive Type Trans. 0-60 1/4 Mile
2014 Nissan NV200
TAXI

FWD

CVT 12.6 sec

19.3 sec @ 73 mph

2013 Nissan NV200
SV

FWD

CVT 10.1 sec

17.6 sec @ 78.2 mph

3 – 2014 Kia Soul

2014 Kia Soul

Many changes occurred with Kia Soul, and in 2014 it comes fully redeveloped. Now it is bigger and more advanced in terms of technology. It has two trim options both of which are quite good. Besides, one should also notice its quite affordable price, which can become another factor in such a purchase.

Drive Type Trans. 0-60 1/4 Mile
2015 Kia Soul
Eco Electric +

FWD

1A 9.2 sec

17.0 sec @ 80.4 mph

2014 Kia Soul
+

FWD

6A 8.4 sec

16.5 sec @ 84.1 mph

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FWD

6A 8.1 sec

16.4 sec @ 85 mph

1.6 Wagon

FWD

6M 9.1 sec

16.9 sec @ 84 mph

2012 Kia Soul
+

FWD

6M 7.4 sec

16.0 sec @ 87 mph

!

FWD

6A 8.2 sec

16.4 sec @ 84 mph

Eco 1.6

FWD

6A 8.9 sec

16.9 sec @ 81 mph

2010 Kia Soul
Sport

FWD

5M 7.9 sec

16.4 sec @ 84 mph

Sport

FWD

5M 8.7 sec

16.8 sec @ 82 mph

2 – 2014 Ford Transit Connect

2014 Ford Transit Connect

This model combines almost all advantageous features that exist among the other models of the class. And all these features are at the same time complemented with an excellent exterior design of the model. Besides, numerous trim options exist, so everything can be further improved.

Drive Type Trans. 0-60 1/4 Mile
2014 Ford Transit Connect
Titanium LWB Wagon (Passenger)

FWD

6A 10.0 sec

17.5 sec @ 79 mph

2010 Ford Transit Connect
XLT Wagon (Passenger) FWD 4A 12.1 sec 18.7 sec @ 75 mph

1 – 2014 Honda Odyssey

2014 Honda OdysseyThe exterior look of this model alone makes it outstanding among all the others model that belong to the minivan category. Apart from the design, it is also good because of its power. The model is powered by an engine with 3500 cubic cm capacity, six cylinders and 248 hp. Generally, it is a very good choice.

Trim Drive Type Trans. 0-60 1/4 Mile
2015 Honda Odyssey
Touring Elite

FWD

6A 7.7 sec

15.9 sec @ 88 mph

2014 Honda Odyssey
Touring Elite

FWD

6A 7.5 sec

15.8 sec @ 89 mph

2011 Honda Odyssey
EX-L

FWD

5A 7.9 sec

16.1 sec @ 89.1 mph

Touring Elite

FWD

6A 7.3 sec

15.6 sec @ 91 mph

Although the list above is informative, don’t forget that everything in the industry changes rapidly. For this reason, expect other models in the list for both 2015 and 2016.