The Top 10 Family Cars in Switzerland

Which car should you lease for your family?
25th October 2023

Family Car

In the world of family cars, the choices are endless and deciding on the right vehicle can be a real challenge. Whether you're looking for a spacious SUV for weekend trips, a compact city car for everyday use or an eco-friendly electric car, the choices are endless.

Our journey will take us through different classes of family cars, from spacious SUVs to compact sedans. We'll look at the best options on the market to help you find the ideal vehicle for your family. Whether you've just become a parent or you're looking to upgrade your current family car, we have the right car for every need. Let's work together to find the perfect family car to fit your life and needs.

Feature/Car Model Smart #1 Hyundai Ioniq 6 Ford Focus Kia Sportage Peugeot 5008 Seat Ateca Dacia Jogger BMW X3 Škoda Enyaq Citroën e-Berlingo
Fuel Type Electric Electric Petrol, Diesel, Mild-Hybrid Petrol, Electric Petrol, Diesel Petrol, Diesel Petrol, Hybrid Diesel, Petrol, Plug-in-Hybrid Electric Electric
Consumption / Range Pro+: 420km, Premium: 440km, Brabus: 400km ca. 614 km ca. 6.3l/100km ca. 6.6 l/100km ca 6l/100km 6.4l/100km 5.9 l/100km 2 l/100km (Hybrid) ca. 500 km ca. 280 km
Energy Rating A A C/D C E D C D A A
Doors 5 4 3 und 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5
Seats 5 5 5 5 7 5 5-7 5 5 5-7
Boot Space 273 Liters 401 Liters 375 Liters 503 - 1,492 Liters 952 - 2,150 Liters 510 Liters 654 Liters 450-550 Liters 585-1710 Liters 209-4,000 Liters

smart #1

Smart #1

smart has come a long way since the little two-seaters, and it's come a long way. If you're looking for a compact electric SUV that's both spacious and comfortable, the smart #1 could be just what you're looking for. This smart runabout impresses with its modern design, high-quality materials and an impressive infotainment system.

The Smart #1 impresses with its eye-catching design, which looks modern and futuristic. With its striking light signature and curved lines, it definitely makes an impression on the road. In the interior of the Smart #1, you can expect a minimalist design with high-quality materials.

The large central infotainment display in particular stands out here, as it is extremely fast and user-friendly. In terms of space, the Smart #1 scores points. Both driver and passengers find sufficient space, and the high seating position ensures a good overview.

  • Fuel types: Fully electric
  • Consumption range:
    • Pro+ : 420km
    • Premium: 440km
    • Brabus: 400km
  • CO2 rating: A
  • Number of doors: 5
  • Number of seats: 5
  • Boot capacity: 273

The Smart #1 is ideal for environmentally conscious drivers looking for a comfortable and spacious electric SUV. With its modern design and high-quality materials, it is an attractive option. However, if you're looking for a vehicle with an impressive range and value eco-friendly driving enjoyment, the Smart #1 could be the right choice for you.

Discover the leasing offers for the Smart #1 on now, from as little as 453.- per month!

Hyundai Ioniq 6

Hyundai Ioniq 6

This elegant electric car from Hyundai is not only a real eye-catcher, but also a technological masterpiece. With its aerodynamic design and impressive range, it is perfect for everyday driving and longer journeys. But as with everything, there are pros and cons.

The Ioniq 6 scores with strong performance, a long range and extensive equipment. Inside, the Ioniq 6 is very well equipped and all features are easy to operate. Thanks to its electric motor, it accelerates very quickly and at the same time offers a quiet, calming ride (great when the baby finally falls asleep). For larger families, however, it could be a bit cramped, as the Ioniq 6 is, after all, a sedan and not an SUV.

  • Fuel types: Electric
  • Consumption range: Up to 614 km
  • CO2 rating: A
  • Number of doors: 4
  • Number of seats: 5
  • Boot capacity: 401 litres

Why should you choose the Hyundai Ioniq 6? Well, if you're an environmentally conscious driver who values comfort and technology, then the Ioniq 6 is for you.

It's ideal for families smaller families who have to watch their budget, because the price-performance ratio is right. With three children, this car will probably not be the right choice. Nevertheless, the Ioniq 6 is worth considering for many. The range is also convincing in its class. There is really little to complain about.

At you can lease the Ioniq 6 from CHF 613 per month - check out the offers here!

Ford Focus

Ford Focus

The Ford Focus, a true bestseller and a symbol of quality and reliability, has made a name for itself over the years. Originally built on the outskirts of Detroit, this compact runabout is available as both a hatchback and an estate. With its smooth handling and impressive fuel efficiency, it's a dream for anyone looking for an economical car.

But as with any car, there are pros and cons. While the Focus scores points for its fun-to-drive and comfortable ride, its engines, especially the four-cylinder and three-cylinder, are a bit slow compared to some of its rivals. The interior may seem a little dated, but the optional Sync 3 touchscreen infotainment system is user-friendly and supports both Apple CarPlay and Android Auto.

  • Fuel Types: Petrol, diesel and mild hybrid.
  • Consumption range: approx. 6.3l/100km.
  • CO2 rating: C/D
  • Number of doors: 3 and 5 doors
  • Number of seats: 5
  • Boot capacity: 375 litres

In conclusion, the Ford Focus is the perfect car for young, smaller families. It is affordable and reliable, but still has enough space for child seats, shopping, and luggage. Thanks to the nevertheless modern infotainment system, it never gets boring on the road. With its blend of comfort, efficiency and modern technologies, it is one of the best options on the market.

Discover the classic now on for as little as 236.- a month as a lease.

Kia Sportage

Kia Sportage

The Kia Sportage is not just another SUV on the market. It is a statement. A vehicle that is both stylish and adventurous. With its sleek and modern design, it's sure to turn heads. With the latest technology, the Sportage has everything you need for a safe and fun drive.

It has enough space for up to five people, making it ideal for families or groups of friends travelling together. And with a host of features, it's a real pleasure to drive. But as with most SUVs, fuel consumption can be slightly higher than in smaller vehicles.

  • Fuel types: Petrol and electric.
  • Consumption range: approx. 6.6 l/100km.
  • CO2 rating: C
  • Number of doors: 5 doors.
  • Number of seats: 5 seats.
  • Baggage capacity: 503 - 1,492 litres.

If you're looking for a car that's both functional and stylish, the Kia Sportage is for you. With space inside but not excessive exterior size, the Sportage is a perfect match for smaller families.

Easy to park, easy to drive, with plenty of space - in leasing, the Sportage is available from just 300.- per month. You can find the offers here.

Peugeot 5008

Peugeot 5008

A car built for families, adventurers and city dwellers alike. With its chic design and impressive practicality, it's a real all-rounder that's comfortable yet stylish. The layout in the cabin is intuitive and well thought out, so you don't get distracted while driving and can find everything you need instantly.

It looks fantastic, offers plenty of space in all seats and has a high-quality interior. The exterior design is also impressive.

  • Fuel types: Petrol and diesel.
  • Consumption range: approx. 6l/100km.
  • CO2 rating: E
  • Number of doors**: 5 doors.
  • Number of seats**: 7 seats.
  • Baggage capacity: 952 litres with five seats, increases to a massive 2,150 litres when everything is folded down.

If you're looking for a stylish, very spacious family car that doesn't mean boring in practical terms, then the Peugeot 5008 is for you. It's perfect for new drivers, families and anyone looking for a reliable and chic car without spending a fortune.

Here you can find great leasing offers from for the Peugeot 5008, starting at just CHF 400 a month!

Seat Ateca

Seat Ateca

The SEAT Ateca is more than just another SUV on the market. With its sharp design and modern technology, it stands out from the crowd. This family SUV is designed to be both practical and fun. It offers an impressive blend of in-car technology and spacious interior, ideal for family trips or the daily commute.

But like any car, the Ateca has its pros and cons. The pros include a large boot, powerful petrol engines and a fun driving experience, especially for an SUV. On the negative side, it could be a little more comfortable on bumpy roads, and some of the interior materials could be of better quality.

  • Fuel types: Petrol and diesel.
  • Consumption range: 6.4l/100km.
  • CO2 rating: D
  • Number of doors: 5 doors.
  • Number of seats: Space for 5 people
  • Baggage compartment capacity: 510 litres

For young families looking for a reliable, stylish and technology-driven vehicle, the SEAT Ateca is the perfect choice. With a good price-performance ratio, it is also suitable for those who need to keep a budget in mind.

At you can take out a lease for the Ateca from as little as CHF 230 per month - you can find the offers by clicking here.

Dacia Jogger

Dacia Jogger

Are you looking for a car that is both practical and affordable? Then let me introduce you to the Dacia Jogger. This model was unveiled as the successor to the Logan MCV and Lodgy and has since delighted many motorists. With its mix of crossover design elements, although it's not really an SUV, the Jogger offers the best of both worlds.

A real plus is the option between five and seven seats, depending on what you need. But as with any car, there are pros and cons. One big plus is certainly the hybrid powertrain called the Hybrid 140, which was unveiled at the 2022 Paris Motor Show.

  • Fuel types: Petrol / Hybrid
  • Consumption range: 5.9 l/100km
  • CO2 rating: C
  • Number of doors**: 5
  • Number of seats**: 5-7
  • Boot capacity**: 654l

So in conclusion, who is the Dacia Jogger the right car for? If you're a price-conscious buyer looking for a versatile and practical car, the Jogger could be for you. Families will love the seven-seat option, and those who love camping will be delighted with the optional Sleep Pack, which turns the Jogger into a camper.

So, why not discover this incredible deal today and grab the Dacia Jogger - lease deals on start from just CHF 270 per month.



The BMW X3 is more than just another SUV on the market. It embodies a perfect blend of elegance, performance and practicality. With its striking design, it attracts all eyes while scoring points with a luxurious and well-built interior. City driving is a breeze and there is plenty of room for all passengers, making it ideal for family outings.

But no car is without its weaknesses. While the X3 shines in many areas, it could go one step further in terms of comfort. Some of the top models could be more fuel efficient, and the plug-in hybrid could do with a better electric range.

  • Fuel types: Diesel, petrol, plug-in hybrid.
  • Consumption range: 2 l/100km for the hybrid.
  • CO2 rating: D
  • Number of doors: 5 doors.
  • Number of seats: 5
  • Baggage capacity: 550 litres, reduced to 450 litres for the plug-in hybrid model.

If you're looking for a reliable and stylish SUV that excels both in the city and on long journeys, the BMW X3 is for you. It's not just a car, it's a statement. It's ideal for families on the go, but also for individuals looking for comfort and performance in one vehicle. With the BMW X3, you're making a choice for quality, performance and style.

So why not take a look today and see for yourself? At you can get a lease on the BMW X3 from as little as 460 a month.

Škoda Enyaq

Skoda Enyaq

Are you looking for the ideal car for everyday use and want to reduce your ecological footprint? Then the Skoda Enyaq could be just what you're looking for! This model is not only a real eye-catcher on the road, but also convinces with its inner values.

The Skoda Enyaq is an all-electric SUV that cuts a fine figure both in the city and on the motorway. Benefits include an impressive range, a spacious interior and modern technologies that make driving a pleasure.

  • Fuel types: All-electric.
  • Consumption range: Up to 500 kilometres
  • CO2 rating: A
  • Number of doors: Five doors.
  • Number of seats: Five seats
  • Baggage capacity: 585-1710 litres.

So if you're looking for an eco-friendly car that's both stylish and practical, the Skoda Enyaq is the perfect choice for you. It's great for families who need plenty of space, but also for commuters who want a reliable car for their daily commute to work. With our attractive leasing offers, you can now enter the world of electric mobility without spending a fortune.

So what are you waiting for? Switch to electric and experience the future of driving with the Skoda Enyaq - at from just 410.- per month on lease.

Citroën e-Berlingo

Citroen Berlingo

The Citroen e-Berlingo is not just a car, but a real all-rounder for the family. While it may not have the sharpest design of an SUV, it outperforms many of its competitors in terms of practicality, value for money and interior space. Although its range is shorter than that of its competitors, it is sufficient for most short or long journeys.

The space in the boot is particularly praiseworthy. At the same time, the e-Berlingo offers a pleasant ride thanks to the suspension, and the seats are also comfortable. Also clever are all the features designed especially for families, such as the fold-out tables everywhere and a roof box that does not sit on top but is part of the actual roof.

  • Fuel types: Electric.
  • Consumption range: approx. 280 km.
  • CO2 rating: A
  • Number of doors: 5 doors.
  • Number of seats: Available as 5 or 7 seater.
  • Luggage capacity: Five-seater models offer 775 litres of boot space, while seven-seater XL models have 209 litres. With the seats folded down, even up to 4,000 litres!

So if you're looking for a car that's suitable for both daily commuting and family holidays, the Citroen e-Berlingo is for you. Especially for families who value space and practicality, or for those looking for an environmentally friendly way to get from A to B, this car is ideal. It's an ideal entry-level car for e-mobility. And with the deals currently available, investing in a new car has never been easier.

So what are you waiting for? Get in and experience the e-Berlingo for yourself, at it's available on lease from just 370 a month.


In this comprehensive car comparison, we've navigated through a diverse selection of vehicles to address the ever-present question: "Which car suits my family's needs best?" Our journey has encompassed an array of classes, from compact electric SUVs like the smart #1 and Hyundai Ioniq 6 to the family-friendly Ford Focus and spacious SUVs like the Kia Sportage and Peugeot 5008. We've also explored options like the SEAT Ateca for those who crave a mix of style and practicality, the budget-friendly Dacia Jogger, the elegant BMW X3 for urban and long-distance drives, the environmentally conscious Škoda Enyaq, and the versatile Citroën e-Berlingo.

Ultimately, the "perfect" car varies from family to family, depending on their specific needs and priorities. We hope this comparison has shed light on the diverse options available, helping you on your quest to find the ideal vehicle that suits your lifestyle and makes every journey a pleasure.

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