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Best 8 Passenger Minivans on the Market

If you have large families, then you should consider to buy an 8 passenger minivan. Besides has large of cargo capacity, the car also has spacious interiors and  luxury and high-tech features designed to keep your families comfortable while on the road. If you are interested in buying, here are best 8 passenger minivans on the market today.

Toyota Sienna

Toyota Sienna minivan

The Toyota Sienna is priced start from $25,060 and available in in 5 trim levels (base, LE, SE, XLE and Limited). Base and LE models are powered by a 2.7-liter 4-cylinder engine that produces 187 horsepower. The other models come with a 3.5-liter 6 cylinder engine that generates 265 horsepower. Both engines are equipped with a 6-speed automatic transmission.

The Sienna has roomy and comfortable interiors. It include a DVD entertainment system, a leather and wood steering wheel, 40/20/40-split second row bench, and a 150 cubic feet of cargo capacity. The eight passenger minivan also has standard safety equipment like airbags, antilock disc brakes, traction control, a windshield de-icer, and stability control. With these safety equipment, the Sienna received a perfect five star rating in crash tests for side crash protection. The estimated gas mileage is 19 mpg in the city and 26 mpg on the highway.

Honda Odyssey

Honda Odyssey minivan

The Honda Odyssey comes with quiet cabin, highly versatile interior, and third-row seat that easy to fold. The car has 5 models (LX, EX, EX-L, Touring and Touring Elite) and a a 3.5-liter V6 engine. It accelerated from zero to sixty mph in 7.9 seconds. Safety features include antilock disc brakes, side-impact airbags, side curtain airbags, traction control, and electronic stability.

The Odyssey has third-row seat (60/40-split bench) with an extra 1.1 inches of legroom and 148 cubic feet of cargo capacity. This 8 passenger minivan gets an impressive 18 mpg in the city and 287 mpg on the highway. It is priced start from $28,075.

Chrysler Town and Country

Chrysler Town and Country minivan

The Chrysler Town and Country comes with attractive interior and versatile rear seating configurations. It is available in 3 trim models (Touring, Touring-L and Limited) and powered by a 3.6-liter V6 engine that generates 283 horsepower. The estimated gas mileage is 17 mpg in the city and 25 mpg on the highway.

The Chrysler Town and Country is equipped with standard safety equipment line airbags, antilock disc brakes, traction control, and stability control. It has comfortable third-row seats and 33 cubic feet of cargo capacity.

Dodge Grand Caravan

Dodge Grand Caravan minivan

The Dodge Grand Caravan is offered in 5 trim models (C/V, Express, Mainstreet, Crew and R/T). All of models are powered by a 3.6-liter V6 engine producing 283 horsepower. It accelerates from zero to sixty mph in 8.3 seconds. The car gets 17 mpg in the city and approximately 25 mpg on the highway.

Antilock disc brakes, front head restraints, airbags, stability control, and traction control are all safety standard equipment on the Dodge Grand Caravan. There is also optional features like a rear-view camera, a blind-spot monitoring system, parking sensors, and traffic sensors. The car also has comfortable third-row seats for children and 143.8 cubic of cargo capacity. It is priced at MSRP from $21,800.

From these 8 passenger minivans, which one do you like?