The 10 Best car seats
Belt up in stylishly and safely
Tuesday 17 July 2012
1. Cybex Alton
Safety is good with this rearward-facing car seat, which is suitable from newborn. Easy to install, it can be used with or without a base.
2. Maxi Cosi Cabriofix
The most popular infant carrier in the UK, this fits on to many makes of pushchair, including Mothercare's best offering, the Movix.
3. Britax Trifix Isofix
A forward-facing car seat designed for one to four-year-olds, it offers lots of space for your child without taking up too much space in the car.
4. Pampero Safetrip High Back Booster
The Pampero child seat range, exclusive to Halfords, is impressive for the price. Safe and well-built.
5. Trunki BoostAPak
A spacious, hand-luggage approved rucksack that doubles as a booster seat. Ideal for car-pooling and holidays, good for aged four to 12.
6. Kiddy Guardian Pro 2
Rare is the car seat that caters from 12 months to 12 years, but here's an innovative solution that's easy to install and extremely safe.
7. Britax Kidfix
Designed for children aged four to 12, this car seat is quite bulky but easy to use, has a washable easy-to-remove cover and it's light.
8. Chicco Key Fit
The seatbelt route on this car seat is complicated, but it has excellent leg and head support and crash protection. For newborns and up.
9. Recaro Young Profi Plus
A rear-facing infant car seat offering excellent crash protection, the Isofix base stands on the floor of the car to provide stability in a front crash.
10. Jane Exo
This has an automatic electronic warning system to tell you if you've installed the seat correctly and a system to reduce g-force in a crash.
Life & Style blogs
Britain's kitchens so filthy that they present a health risk, says new research
Fashion Revolution Day: wear your clothes inside out and ask #whomademyclothes to support worker welfare
The world's first edible garden of cake
KickassTorrents down: new Isle of Man domain taken offline just hours after launch
What do the emoji on Snapchat mean?
- 1 'We're not heroes, just tourists': Swedish police officers on holiday stop vicious assault on New York subway
- 2 Black Mass trailer: Johnny Depp might have started making good films again
- 3 Jacob Lescenski and Anthony Martinez: Straight student asks gay friend to High School prom and makes a million Twitter friends
- 4 Buckingham Palace guard who attacked passers-by in 'most most violent piece of CCTV footage' police officer had seen walks free
- 5 Australian student Tommy Connolly, 23, adopts his pregnant, homeless 17-year-old cousin to give her a chance at 'a better life'
Voluntary: Cancer Research UK: We’re looking for someone to support our award ...
£70000 - £90000 per annum + bonus + car allowance + benefits: Ashdown Group: H...
£28000 - £32000 per annum + Excellent benefits: Ashdown Group: Application Sup...
£28000 - £32000 per annum + Excellent benefits: Ashdown Group: Systems Analyst...