2017 Chrysler Pacifica Reviews Lavish Praise on the All-New Minivan

June 24th, 2016 by

2017 Chrysler Pacifica red exterior modelThe 2017 Chrysler Pacifica reviews have drawn ample praise critics, as it has from Indian Head and Melville drivers. From its powertrain to its available features, the Pacifica has been designed to cater to the varying needs of the modern Canadian family. Here’s a quick overview of what the critics have been saying about it.

Confident Drive

“With the most powerful engine in its class, a nicely sorted suspension and good steering, the 2017 Chrysler Pacifica is a supremely satisfying van to drive.” – Kelley Blue Book

The 2017 Pacifica is able to deliver up to 287 hp and 262 lb-ft of torque through a top-of-the-line 3.6L V6 Pentastar engine, with a class-exclusive 9-speed automatic transmission ensuring up to 12.9 L/100 km in the city and 8.4 L/100 km on the highway. In terms of both performance and fuel economy, these are huge steps forward.

Bold New Model

“The 2017 Chrysler Pacifica plays to all the traditional minivan strengths, while it strikes out in exciting new directions in styling and in plug-in hybrid technology.” – The Car Connection

Reviews were quick to note that this is a new minivan in more than name — it’s also the first ever hybrid minivan. With the optional hybrid powertrain, you’ll be able to drive up to 48 km on electric power alone.

Exciting Technologies

“The Pacifica packs some cool new optional features.” – Edmunds.com

First and foremost, the 2017 Chrysler Pacifica is a family vehicle, and as such Indian Head and Melville drivers can expect to find a host of family-friendly features, including:

  • Class-Exclusive Uconnect Theatre System: Two 10-inch seatback-mounted touchscreens play from Blu-ray, DVD, USB, or HDMI sources to keep the kids happy.
  • Stow ‘n Vac: An innovative built-in vacuum collects dirt and debris into a convenient dishwasher-safe debris drawer, making cleaning up after a long journey easier than ever.

The 2017 Chrysler Pacific has Evolved the Minivan Segment

It was always going to be hard to replace the much-loved Town & Country, but the Pacifica has managed it. If you’d like to give us your own review, just come to Knight Weyburn CDJR today to enjoy a test drive.