Five of the best family cars

James Baggott

When a new addition to the family arrives it's not just nappies, baby grows and sterilising you have to contend with - there's a good chance it might mean searching for a new car too.

For something so small it's surprising how much baggage comes with a new born baby - and fitting it all in your Mazda MX-5 might prove tough!

Top of the priorities list for family cars are usually safety, easy access and lots and lots of space. If it looks smart and comes with some added peace of mind, such as a decent warranty too then all the better. For this feature Autoblog looked at new cars in five budgets and picked our favourites.