Volkswagen ID.4 and Tiguan Named Best Cars for Car Seats

November 22nd, 2022 by

Silver Metallic Volkswagen Tiguan

When choosing a car for your growing family, you have plenty of options. But only a handful of vehicles will effortlessly and safely carry your child. compiled a list of the highest-ranking cars for car seats, so you can rest assured you are choosing the best vehicle for your family. 

Bud Brown Volkswagen is excited to share the 2021 and 2022 Volkswagen ID.4 and the 2022 Volkswagen Tiguan received top marks in’s Car Seat Check. 

How Chose the Best Vehicles for Car Seats

Certified child passenger safety technicians installed car seats in 52 vehicles throughout the year and used a letter-grade system to rate each car’s ability to fit the car seats. The technicians, who are also moms themselves, installed the four main types of car seats: infant, rear-facing, forward-facing, and booster. During each installation, they paid close attention to the Lower Anchors and Tethers for Children (LATCH) system, which uses metal loops to secure the car seat. 

When it comes to car seat installation, not all cars are made equal. Less than ten vehicles made the Car Seat Check A honor roll. In order to earn straight A’s, a vehicle must include the following: 

  • A spacious backseat 
  • Plenty of legroom for the front seats
  • An easy-to-access third row
  • Exposed LATCH anchors
  • No issues fitting a car seat

Why the Volkswagen ID.4 and Tiguan Received Top Marks 

The all-electric 2021 and 2022 ID.4 received A’s in every category of the car seat inspection. Known for its spacious interior, the ID.4 offers a roomy back seat while leaving ample legroom for the driver and front passenger. Although the lower anchors are challenging to locate in other cars, the safety technicians easily accessed the ID.4’s metal loops.

When assessing safety, the 2022 Volkswagen Tiguan is a winner. In addition to acing the Car Seat Check for the second time, the Tiguan also received the Top Safety Pick award for the third consecutive year. 

This roomy yet compact SUV allows you to choose from two or three rows of seating. tested the SEL Premium R-Line and installed each type of car seat in no time. Technicians praised the Tiguan’s spacious backseat, clearly marked tether anchors, and seat belts even the tiniest hands can grasp. 

READ MORE: 2022 Volkswagen Tiguan – Handsome & Practical

If you are convinced the ID.4 or Tiguan is best for your family, contact the Bud Brown VW Team today and apply for online credit approval toward your next award-winning Volkswagen.