If you win on some tropical island, you probably need a ride to visit all the beaches. This car or a truck has to be large enough for all of your friends, surfing boards and other equipment you might need. Perhaps it is time to upgrade your mom’s minivan. If you are on a beach regularly or you are just visiting, we present you the best beach cars for the sandy shores.
7. Jeep Wrangler Unlimited Sahara
The Jeep Wrangler is definitely one of the best off-roaders currently on the market. It has everything you need to conquer any terrain and things such as firm chassis, four-wheel-drive configuration and the cabin which is easy to wash are all there.
However, the Wrangler also provides a classic open-top experience and the best models for the summer days and cloudless sky is the Unlimited Sahara model. You will drive over sandy shores with ease and for increased enjoyment, turn the music up, and it will blast through seven speakers of the Alpine audio system. The price of this model is $26,195.
6. 1970 Chevrolet Chevelle SS Convertible
The bright colors of the Chevelle SS Convertible are perfect for the beach. With light blue interior and leather seats, all you have to do is pick up your friends, and you are ready for action.
The V8 under the hood that delivers 350 horsepower may be too much for the beach, but additional horsepower cannot hurt you. Park your car next to the volleyball court, turn up the music and enjoy the day.
5. 1980 Toyota FJ60 Land Cruiser
Sometimes, you don’t need a brand new car just to be cool. A perfect beach vehicle is the 1980 Toyota FJ60 Land Cruiser. It has a bulky design and a lot of room inside, and it will definitely stand out in the crowd.
This old model can seat five passengers, but there is a lot of space inside for all of your gear. What is great about this model is that it has air-conditioning although the car dates back to 1980. The price is $29,395.
4. Ford Flex Limited
The Ford Flex Limited can be much more than a regular boring family hauler. It is equipped with a 3.5-liter EcoBoost V6 engine that generates 365 hp, and 350 lb-ft of torque and the power is distributed to all four wheels. Some of the car’s features include a large panoramic sunroof, excellent for the passengers to take a glance at the fluffy clouds as you park your vehicle next to the beach. You can purchase this model for $37,600.
3. 1994 Land Rover Defender 110 Convertible
Although this car was assembled in 1994, it reminds us of the vehicles built during and after the WWII. The 110 Convertible is a simple car that features four-wheel drive system, eight rear jump seats, and a fully removable convertible top.
This model is not fast at all, and the engine produces 68 hp, which is more than enough for driving on the coastline roads. Even though it’s an old model, it is a six-figure car with the price of $145,000.
2. Volkswagen Beetle Convertible R-Line 2.0T
For only $29,395, you can buy the Beetle Convertible R-Line 2.0T. This model is a cute car to have when you are heading to the beach as it features the power soft-top which looks excellent up and down. The Beetle is more powerful than it looks and the front wheels receive the output of 210 horses produced by the engine. The ladies will love this car!
1. 1991 Jeep Grand Wagoneer
The 1991 Jeep Grand Wagoneer is the ultimate beach car! The wood details make the Grand Wagoneer unique whereas under the hood lies a fuel-injected V8 powerplant that produces enough horsepower transport you and your friends to the beach and back.
The roof rack will support the surfing boards, kayaks, canoes or any other piece of equipment you plan to bring.