The finalists for this crucial category win their high marks for safety, easy installation, and ease of use.


Graco SnugRide 35 Elite Infant Car Seat

2018 Moms’ Picks Winner

The Graco SnugRide 35 Elite Infant Car Seat makes it easy to get baby in and out with its one-handed adjustable handle. The six-position base lets you customize installation according to your vehicle, and the easy-to-read level indicator lets you know when the fit is right. Soft infant head and body supports give babies a comfortable, secure fit, and the Silent Shade canopy adjusts without waking them. Attach the seat to any Graco Click Connect stroller for easy travel.




Britax B-Safe 35 Elite Infant Car Seat

The Britax B-Safe 35 Elite Infant Car Seat is easy to install with auto-level indicators and built-in Lock-offs to ensure a proper vehicle fit. It features a SafeCell impact-absorbing base and enhanced side-impact protection for a safe ride, and the quick-adjust harness means your family can get in the car and on your way quickly.




Chicco Keyfit 30 Infant Car Seat

The Chicco Keyfit 30 Infant Car Seat has removable head and body supports to safely transport newborns as small as 4 pounds. The SuperCinch LATCH provides a secure fit, and RideRight bubble level indicators confirm the proper base angle in your vehicle. Carry your baby in the seat using the comfortable grip handle, or click it into one of many compatible Chicco strollers for a complete travel system.




Safety 1st Grow and Go 3-in-1 Convertible Car Seat

The Safety 1st Grow and Go 3-in-1 Convertible Car Seat is designed to take your baby from rear-facing newborn to front-facing big kid. The QuickFit Harness easily adjusts the headrest and harness in one step, and grow-with-baby pillows keep your little one safe and comfortable. Don’t underestimate its slim design – you can use it from day one until your child is 100 pounds.