The market of hybrid minivans is rather empty today. There’re not many competitors and each new model is a rather a pioneer in this segment. While Toyota works on its Sienna Hybrid Minivan the new 2017 Chrysler Pacifica Hybrid is ready to share some news about its characteristics.
The Connectivity and Entertainment
The model is going to ride on wheels of 20 inches. Its interior is going to include all LED lighting. The car is compatible with Apple and Android devices. Second-row seats provide a higher level of comfort than previous Pacifica models along with child seat. You can accommodate up to eight passengers.
The technologies used in this production focus on such aspects as safety and comfort while driving. Thus you can find the 360-degree camera in this auto. All types of parking assistance are also onboard. This auto also offers you system to avoid collisions. You can use adaptive cruise control as well.
If you want to entertain your passengers you can use a 10-inch touchscreen. It includes wireless connectivity, standard games and gives you an ability to charge your devices. The dashboard can also be upgraded with a 5.0-inch or 8.4-inch touchscreen which is optional and depends on the trim you buy. There will a variety of trims to choose from which will offer you different levels of productivity and electronics used onboard. If you wonder about the price of this rare minivan you have to wait. Chrysler hasn’t revealed any details on this aspect yet.
This Hybrid is also exclusive because this is the first gas-electric minivan which is coming to the market. The company says that the auto will use a V6 type of engine with 3.6 liters. Its battery pack is 16-kWh strong. Its twin electric motors system combined is capable of producing around 260 horsepower.
It’s promised that Hybrid Pacifica will deliver up to 80 MPGe when in a city environment. Its towing capacity will be revealed a bit later as far as most sources promise. However, there is no detail about highway ratings yet. If you wonder where to find a new battery, it’s under the second-row floor of the upcoming car. It can be fully charged within 120 minutes by the means of 240-volt electrical system. Speaking of the electric range itself is somewhat around 30 miles. This production relies on a transmission of dual motor type. Its gearbox is paired with both electric motors. Most likely it will FWD auto.
It can be fully charged within 120 minutes by the means of 240-volt electrical system. Speaking of the electric range itself is somewhat around 30 miles. This production relies on a transmission of dual motor type. Its gearbox is paired with both electric motors. Most likely it will FWD auto.