What are the best cars for people with back pain?

"I’ve got chronic back pain due to injuries from an old car accident. It can make driving unbearable at times. Are there any cars out there that are known to be back-friendly?


Apr 14, 2021
Answer provided by
Eric Schad
Answered at Apr 14, 2021
“If a comfortable ride is a top priority, you need to look for vehicles with a few different options: lumbar support, an adjustable seat, and possibly heated seats. With these three features, you can adjust the seat to your liking, and the heated seat may soothe any pain you start to experience during a longer drive.
In general, luxury cars tend to have the most comfortable seats thanks to a number of adjustable seat features. Top choices include the following:
  • BMW 7 Series
  • Lincoln Continental
  • Mercedes-Benz E-Class
  • Kia Optima
The Optima is the most affordable option of the four, and it’s consistently ranked high for those with back pain. “
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