Highlights of the All-New 2017 Chrysler Pacifica
Need a new family car for this summer’s planned road trips? A vehicle that will comfortably fit the family and all of your luggage but will also be a great daily driver? Then the 2017 Chrysler Pacifica is the vehicle you want. The all-new Pacifica is loaded up with all types of excellent features from the inside and out and there are no other minivans that rival its affordability, functionality and efficiency.
Fuel Economy and Engine
All Chrysler Pacifica models are equipped 3.6-liter V6 engine and nine-speed automatic transmission which has an EPA-rated fuel economy of 18 MPG in the city and 28 MPG on the highway, which is unsurpassed by any other minivan on the market.Other available minivans, like the Dodge Grand Caravan and Toyota Sienna, only get 15-17 MPG in the city and 25 MPG when
driving on the highway.
And it gets better, this fall the Chrysler Pacifica will be available with a hybrid engine, making it the first electrified minivan ever. While we are still waiting for exact numbers on the new vehicle’s fuel efficiency, the van is estimated to have a range of 30 miles on only electric power a combined fuel-electric economy of 80 MPGe.
The 2017 Chrysler Pacifica offers comfortable seating for up to seven passengers and was named to WardsAuto’s list of 10 Best Car Interiors of 2016. There are several storage features like storage bins in the second-row seating and Chrysler’s signature Stow ‘N Go seating. The car is fitted with a 5-inch touch screen and several different entertainment options and technologies.
An additional cool feature that is great for long road trips where passengers are eating in the vehicle, is the Pacifica Stow ‘n Vac — an in-car vacuum for easy cleaning while on the go.
The Pacifica will have more than 100 standard and available safety and security features, including a standard rear back-up camera, and the available ParkSense Park Assist and Forward Collision Warning-Plus.