There are so many new travel systems this year. A lot of them are improvements from previous versions. Many of them are made very safe and comfortable. Some are affordable while others are very expensive.
In this review, I will talk about some strollers and list the major features associated with it. I add customer reviews to give you the perspective of a mom or dad.
Evenflo Pivot Modular Travel System
- It comes complete with Evenflo’s Rollover Tested SafeMax Infant Car Seat and stay-in-car base that accommodates infant and children from 4-35 pounds
- Stroller maximum weight is 50 pounds
- This travel system features 6 modes of use; a carriage mode with two configurations, a frame stroller, a travel system and a toddler stroller with two configurations.
- Rear facing height for the stroller is 17 to 32 inches
- Pivot Modular Travel System features new Cruiser Tires that provides a smooth ride for the stroller and makes it easy to push
- The handlebars are ergonomic
- The SafeMax carseat is lightweight and very easy to carry
- It has a large three panel full coverage canopy
- The storage basket is big and easy to access; especially from the rear
- It comes with a removable child tray which is easy to clean
- It folds easily to a slim design which is easy to carry and store
Many people love this travel system as it is easy to push and the car seat is lightweight. The biggest complain is about the wheels. According to some, the wheels are difficult to maneuver. Also, people complain about the installation of the car seat to the stroller; some say it is not seamless.
This stroller has a rating of 4.3 out of 5 star on Amazon. Below are some reviews from Amazon;
Graco Fastaction Fold Click Connect Travel System Stroller
- This travel system includes the Graco Snug Ride Click Connect 30 infant car seat with stay-in-car base
- The stroller has a lightweight sturdy frame
- Stroller holds a child up to 50 pounds and the car seat holds infants up to 30 pounds
- The stroller seat reclines to multiple positions with ease
- Very easy to fold; just pull the clearly marked red strap on the stroller’s seat and the stroller folds in one-second
- The stroller seat is padded to provide comfort
- Front swivel wheels with suspension provide superior maneuverability and a smooth ride for your baby
- Storage basket has plenty of rooms to hold essential supplies
- Comes with a pivoting child tray with a cup holder
- Stroller Weight: 22 lbs Dimensions: Length: 33.5″ Weight: 22.5″ Height: 39.5″ Folded Dimensions: Length: 28.5″ Width: 22.5″ Height: 18.5″
- SnugRide Classic Connect Infant Car seat dimensions: Weight without base: 7.5 lbs Weight with base: 12.7 lbs Dimensions: Depth: 26.7″ Width: 17.5″ Height: 24.2″
- SnugRide Click Connect 30 Infant Car Seat: Weight without base: 7.5 lbs Weight with base: 13.6 lbs Dimensions: Depth: 30.7″ Width: 18.7″ Height: 15.6″
Below are some reviews from Amazon;
Britax Pathway & B-Safe 35 Travel System
- Includes B-Safe 35 Infant Car Seat and base, Pathway Stroller, and car seat adapters
- Car seat has a layer of side impact protection, steel frame, and impact absorbing base
- Lightweight 4-wheel stroller design with near-flat recline and one-hand quick fold for easy transport
- B-Safe 35 Infant Car Seat rear-facing 4-35 pounds, seat area 13” D, 8.75” W; dimensions 17.75” W x 25” H x 26.5” D
- Pathway Stroller birth to 55 pounds; maximum unfolded dimensions 29″ L x 23″ W x 11″ H
- UV 50+ adjustable canopy
- Swivel-front 4-wheel design allows you to stroll effortlessly
- A linked parking brake locks both rear wheels with a single step
- Features an all-wheel suspension system that offers a smooth, comfortable ridE
- Features a one hand fold system
- A zippered storage pocket and an extra-large basket make it easy to bring along everything you need
- The B-Safe 35 car seat is FAA approved without the base
This stroller is very new and has not received any customer reviews yet. If it is anything like the previous strollers made by Britax, expect it to be great.
Maxi-COSI Zelia 5-in-1 Modular Travel System
- Features lightest infant car seat in its class—the Maxi Cosi Mico 30, and comes complete with the stay-in-car base and stylish, easy-to-maneuver Zelia stroller.
- The travel system has 5 modes
- The carriage mode reclines fully for nap time
- The stroller mode has a reversible reclining seat
- Carriage and stroller seat modes can be rear or forward-facing
- The stroller includes a padded insert that delivers the utmost in comfort, while the car seat’s self-wicking fabrics help keep baby dry
- It features lockable swivel wheels, extendable canopy, self-standing fold, height adjustable handle and large storage basket.
- The contoured car seat handle curves around your hip for a more comfortable carry
- It has a none click LATCH system, installs easily without the base making it perfect for city trips in a cab
Below are some reviews from Amazon;
Chicco Bravo Trio Travel System
- The Chicco Bravo Trio System Includes Bravo Stroller, Key Fit 30 Infant Car Seat and Base
- The Stroller features removable seat making it easy to transform it into a stylish frame carrier for the Key Fit.
- The stroller seat fabric is made from a beautifully woven jacquard that is durable and comfortable
- The stroller features one-hand fold, auto-positioning wheels and a self-standing compact folded position for easy transportation and storage
- The stroller includes a convenient parent tray with storage and cup holders.
- This stroller is recommended for children up to 50 pounds
- The stroller is designed exclusively for use with Chicco Key Fit 30 Infant Car Seat.
- The Keyfit infant car seat is recommended for infants from 4 to 30 pounds and up to 30 inches in height
Below is a review for this travel system by an Amazon customer.
Britax 2017 B Agile & B Safe 35 Travel System
- This travel System includes the B-Safe 35 Infant Car Seat and base, B-Agile Stroller, and car seat adapters
- The infant car seat has a layer of side impact protection, steel frame, and impact absorbing base
- This is a lightweight 3-wheel stroller design with one-hand quick fold for easy transport and storage
- Features swivel front wheels which provides an ultra-tight turning radius
- The infant car seat is easy to install in the vehicle; install with LATCH or built-in seat belt lock-offs to secure the infant car seat
- The B-Safe 35 Infant rear-facing car seat is recommended for children 4-35 pounds
- The car seat dimensions are; 17.75” W x 25” H x 26.5” D.
- Seat area IS 13” D, 8.75” W;
- The B-Agile Stroller is recommended from birth to 55 pounds
- The maximum unfolded dimensions for the stroller is 38.5″ L x 23″ W x 40.5″ H
This stroller has a 4.4 out of 5 star review on Amazon. Below is one of those customer review.
- The stroller features a convenient one-hand quick fold.
- The assembled dimensions for the stroller is – 38 x 25.5 x 41.25 inches.
- The folded dimensions for the stroller is – 13.5 x 25.5 x 33.25 inches. Product Weight- 18 pounds
- This stroller has an ultra-light weight aluminum frame
- It features a 3 wheel design which allows for nimble steering and a sporty stance
- The front wheel diameter is 7 inches and rear wheel diameter is 8.75 inches
- It features a large storage basket which is easily accessible from front or rear.
- Additional features include an adjustable, removable canopy, front wheel suspension, child and parent tray with cup holders,
- KeyFit infant car seat is lined with EPS energy-absorbing foam for improved impact protection.
- The reclineSure leveling foot and rideright bubble levels aid in proper installation of the car seat to its base or directly in the car.
- The infant car seat comes with infant insert for smaller babies (4-11 pounds).
Chicco Cortina CX Travel System
- This combo includes Cortina CX Stroller, KeyFit 30 Car Seat, and KeyFit Base.
- The Key fit infant car seat clicks easily and securely into the Cortina CX stroller
- The Cortina stroller seat reclines fully to 8 positions, including memory recline
- It features one-hand fold, parent tray with cup holder and storage compartment
- The stroller handle adjust to 3-position for mom or dad.
- The open dimensions for the stroller are: 34.25 x 20.75 x 44 inches
- The folded dimensions are: 42 x 21 x 20 inches
- The stroller has a large storage basket for toys, snacks and other baby essentials
- Car Seat conforms to FMVSS 213 regulations
- Cortina is recommended from birth to 36 months
- The KeyFit30 is recommended from 4 to 30 lbs
- The KeyFit 30 Infant Insert is recommended from 4 to 11 lbs
This combo has a 4.3 out of 5 start review on Amazon. Below is a review from an Amazon customer.
Baby Jogger City Mini GT Travel System
- This combo features a matching City Mini GT Stroller, City Go Infant Car Seat, and Adapters
- The infant car seat can be installed easily without the base with the help of the tax-free belt path.
- The infant car seat has a push button Latch and integrated belt lock-off for install with the base
- Transition the City GO from car to City Mini GT seamlessly. The Stroller has removable adapters
- Infant seat is recommended for babies rear-facing from 4 to 35 lbs and up to 32″ in height.
- Care and Cleaning: Spot Clean only
- The stroller is very easy to fold. Lift a strap with one hand and the City Mini GT folds itself to a compact size.
- The stroller auto-locks for easy transportation
- The stroller has convenient features like a hand brake, all terrain wheels and adjustable handlebars
Below is an in dept customer review from Amazon customer review;
Cosco Lift & Stroll Travel System
- The Cosco Lift and Stroll Travel System includes a car seat that is recommended for babies from 4 pounds all the way up to 22 pounds.
- The combo also comes with a stay-in-care base
- The car seat is designed with side impact protection
- The Lift and Stroll Car Seat has a built-in 5-point harness
- The lightweight stroller features a 3-point harness.
- Both harnesses are easily adjustable and the straps fit comfortably around your baby to make sure they’re safely and securely strapped in.
- The Stroller has been cleverly engineered to be lightweight. You simply lift up to fold it for storage or to take it along for the ride.
- Each Lift and Stroll Stroller has been carefully designed with convenience in mind.
- These convenience features include; a parent tray with 2 cup holders, a child tray with another cup holder