What's the biggest trend in the auto industry in the last 15 years?
The downsizing of the automobile. In an attempt to appeal to urban drivers while making automobiles go farther on less (or no) gas, cars have gotten smaller. For XL guys, this has meant stuffing yourself into a car that just wasn’t made to fit you. Because of this, we tend to overlook the compacts when car shopping.
Luckily, in the last few years, automakers have realized they can make smaller cars that are still roomy on the inside. Take a look at a few of my favorite small cars for XL guys:
King Size Runners Up
None of these tickle your fancy? Consider the Toyota Yaris, the Honda Fit, or the Kia Soul as alternatives. Each offers decent legroom and a fairly unique design which, in my opinion, is almost as important.
Do you drive a compact car? What are you driving? Is it comfortable? Tell us about it in the comments below.