2011 Kia Sorento SX
Still, families need people movers with space and utility. We've given you some options in our picks for family-friendly vehicles without sliding side doors, but maybe you're thinking something more like the jazzy Acura TSX Sport Wagon or Cadillac's CTS Sport Wagon.
Before you resign yourselves to minivans, ask yourself if there isn't a better alternative--and tell us which is your favorite family-friendly vehicle that's not a minivan. Tweet us your response and make sure to include the hashtag #NoSwaggerWagons-- and you'll join the chorus right here via CoverItLive.