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Car reviews: Best cars for summer road trips

Best cars for summer driving
Best cars for summer driving

The summer driving season is upon us, and that means more driving. While the average price at the pump nationwide is expected to average $3.53 per gallon through September, according to the Energy Information Administration's June projections, the cost of filling up on a long trip still can take its toll on your pocketbook.

Bankrate looked at the full range of body styles of cars and chose a spate of models that are reasonably priced and have great miles-per-gallon ratings for their segment to create this top picks list of cars.

From small, inexpensive cars and sporty models to sedans, there's a car to suit everyone, no matter what your needs.

 

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