Wagons/Minivans: Mazda5 Grand Touring
Mazda also tops the best value list in the wagons/minivans category with its Mazda5 Grand Touring minivan. It boasts an attractive price tag of $25,265 and comes powered by a 2.5-liter engine with 157 hp and 163 lb-ft of torque mated to a five-speed automatic transmission. The EPA estimates that the Mazda5 Grand Touring gets 22 mpg in the city and 28 mpg on the highway while offering three-row seating for six. With the third row folded down, the Mazda5 offers 44.4 cubic feet of cargo space, which is plenty for the average-sized family.