Chevy and Ford Dominate Visitors' Choices for Favorite Family Haulers

Chevy and Ford Dominate Visitors' Choices for Favorite Family Haulers


Chevy and Ford Dominate Visitors' Choices for Favorite Family Haulers

SANTA MONICA, Calif. — November 4, 2009 —, the premier online resource for automotive information, recently announced the results of the Consumers' Favorites survey for the best family haulers. Consumers were asked to vote from a list of 15 full-size vehicles that seated at least six passengers. The Chevrolet Tahoe SUV topped the list with 13.9 percent of the votes.

"The best family haulers offer practicality and amenities that keep every family member happy, and our readers' choices reflect that," said Karl Brauer, Editor in Chief of

The top ten favorite family haulers among consumers are:

Vehicle and Ranking True Market Value® price*
1. Chevrolet Tahoe $41,042
2. Honda Odyssey $31,260
3. Chevrolet Traverse (Tie) $32,864
3. Toyota Highlander (Tie) $29,651
5. Ford Flex $33,685
6. Honda Pilot $33,123
7. Mazda CX-9 $31,703
8. Volvo XC90 $41,700
9. Ford Expedition EL $43,167
10. Toyota Sienna $27,564

(*Listed True Market Value® prices are the national average prices recently paid nationwide, and do not include customer cash incentives. For customized pricing on vehicles of interest, please check

To see the complete list and find out more about the winning vehicles, see Consumers' Favorites: Best Family Hauler at

Every month invites consumers to vote on their favorite vehicles in a different category, then publishes the results so that car shoppers can gauge the popularity of the models they are considering. For recommendations and buying advice, please check the Buying Guides at

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Edmunds publishes four Web sites that empower, engage and educate automotive consumers, enthusiasts and insiders., the premier online resource for automotive consumer information, launched in 1995 as the first automotive information Web site. Its most popular feature, the True Market Value®, is relied upon by millions of people seeking current transaction prices for new and used vehicles. was named "Best Car Research Site" by Forbes ASAP, has been selected by consumers as the "Most Useful Web Site" according to every J.D. Power and Associates New Study(SM), was ranked first in the Survey of Car-Shopping Web Sites by The Wall Street Journal and was rated "#1" in Keynote's study of third-party automotive Web sites. Inside Line launched in 2005 and is the most-read automotive enthusiast Web site. CarSpace launched in 2006 and is an automotive social networking Web site. launched in 2007 and provides insightful automotive industry commentary and analysis. Edmunds is headquartered in Santa Monica, California, and maintains a satellite office in suburban Detroit.

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