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Child car seats: Rear-facing child car seats

  • Why rear-facing child car seats are safer for children
  • Pros and cons of extended rear-facing car seats
  • The best and worst extended rear-facing car seats from our tests

What's in this guide

Rear-facing child car seats - the pros

Find out why rear-facing child car seats are safer for babies and young children.

Rear-facing child car seats - the cons

Which? has tested many rear-facing child car seats. Discover the drawbacks revealed by our tests.

Best and worst rear-facing car seats for older children

Find out which extended rear-facing child car seats do best in the Which? car seat tests.