According to a recent national study the American drivers hung out in traffic for a total of 4.2 billion hours in 2005, up from previous years. That means divers supposedly waste nearly an entire work week each year sitting in traffic on the way to and from their jobs.
So why not waste your life in traffic in the best and most comfortable way possible. According to Forbes, the “best commuter cars are comfortable, smooth-riding and spacious inside relative to their exterior footprint. They’re maneuverable, safe and fuel-efficient.”
Based on those criteria, Forbes tested models in a variety of segments to select their list of the Top 10 Best Cars for Commuters.
Click through for the list.
Top 10 Best Cars for Commuters :
Ultra-Affordable: Honda Fit – $15,385
Ultra-Affordable: Smart ForTwo – $11,590 – $16,590
Fun but Frugal: Nissan Altima – $18,855
Fun but Frugal: Mini Cooper – $18,700
All-Economy: Toyota Prius – $20,950
All-Economy: Honda Civic Hybrid – $23,235
Luxury-Cruisers: Lexus LS460L – $71,500
Luxury-Cruisers: BMW 335i Convertible – $49,875
For Carpoolers: Mercedes-Benz GL 320 CDI – $53,175
For Carpoolers: GMC Acadia – $28,340 – $32,790
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