If you are six feet tall or more, you need to choose a car that is very comfortable. But shopping for a car that has a lot of front seat room can be pretty tough. That is why we’ve compiled this list of cars to make your shopping much easier. Read on to discover cars that can make driving safer and more enjoyable for tall drivers.
1. Cadillac XTS
The Cadillac XTS ranks number 1 as the most suitable car for tall drivers. The cabin space is big and will provide a lot of room for tall drivers. The front seat has 40.1 inches of head room, 55.1 inches of hip room and a leg room of 45.8 inches. Together these dimensions provide an average driver’s seat of 47 inches.
Apart from the roomy interior, the engine of this car delivers 304 horsepower. It also has some cutting edge facilities like the xenon head-lights, Pandora enabled sound system and an optional all-wheel drive system. This roomy car is offered at $44,075.
2. Hyundai Sonata
The Hyundai Sonata has a large front-seat space. The headroom is 40 inches while the leg room and hip room are 45.5 inches and 55.2 inches respectively. These dimensions give an average driver’s seat dimension of 46.9 inches. This mid-sized sedan has a 4-cylinder engine that delivers 198 horsepower. In addition to several attractive amenities, the low priced ($21,195) Sonata has a 10-year/100,000 mile warranty.
3. Hyundai Azera
Another sedan from Hyundai occupies the third position. The Azera has an average driver’s seat dimension of 46.8 inches. This full sized sedan has head room, leg room, and hip room of 40.3 inches, 45.5 inches and 54.6 inches respectively.
In addition to the roomy cabin, you can enjoy a really smooth ride in this car. The base version has a 10-speaker sound system, a chilled glove compartment as well as other state-of-the-art amenities. You also get a 16.3 cubic foot trunk and Hyundai’s 10 year/100,000 mile warranty.
4. Mercedes-Benz S-Class
This car also has an average driver’s seat space of 46.8 inches but it has a smaller head room of 37.8 inches. The leg room and hip room are 41.9 inches and 60.8 inches respectively. This car has the longest hip room among all the cars reviewed here.
The price tag is, however, justified by the world-class craftsmanship and the beautiful cabin with lots of excellent amenities and safety features.
5. Kia Optima
This relatively low priced sedan also offers tall drivers adequate front seat space. The Optima has head room, leg room and hip room of 40 inches, 45.5 inches and 54.7 inches respectively. The cabin is very attractive and the exterior will definitely draw your eyes to this lovely car. This low priced ( $21,350) car has a 4-cylinder engine that delivers 200 horsepower. You can also get a turbo-charged version with a 274 horsepower engine. The car also comes with Kia’s 10 year/100,000 mile warranty.