The Best Rear-Facing Car Seats

Baby in Rear-Facing Car Seat
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Gearing up? Check out our round-up of the best rear-facing infant car seats. 
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UPPAbaby's Mesa

An easy-to-adjust harness and soft cushions equals one comfy ride with this car seat. $300.

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Nuna’s Pipa Suited

The two-toned tweed seat and a brushed-gold handle make this edition of the Pipa a design standout. $300.

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Baby Jogger’s City Go

Taxi! This is the rare infant car seat that doesn’t require a base for installation. $170.

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Britax’s B-Safe 35 Elite

Love the side-impact protection for safety, and the “cowmooflage” fabric is a Britax classic. $190.

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Chicco’s Fit2

This car seat converts from an infant position to a toddler one, so Baby can sit rear-facing for two years in it. $280.

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Graco’s Snugride Snuglock 35 DLX

SnugRide frequently wins the “chosen by moms” award. This new one installs easily with a seat belt. $200.

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