2017 Chrysler Pacifica Hybrid Debuts
Posted at Fri, Jul 7, 2017 12:05 AM
For the first time ever, there's a minivan hybrid. The 2017 Chrysler Pacifica is here, and it offers the best fuel economy of any family van today. Keeping expenses down even more, it qualifies for the full federal tax credit. Learn about pricing.Fuel EfficiencyThe Pacifica has a modified V-6 and an innovative dual-motor eFlite transmission. Saving space, the battery pack is tucked under the second-row floor. Capable of recharging in just two hours, this system allows the van to travel up to 30 miles without using the gas engine. It claims 80 mpg-equivalent in city driving and up to 530 miles of total range. Drivers won't notice as it moves seamlessly between power sources. Find financing at your Chrysler dealer serving Montgomery AL.How's It Different?The 2017 Chrysler Pacifica Hybrid maintains the same large cargo hold and has Stow-N-Go third-row seating. However, it replaces the Stow-n-Go center seats with removable captain's chairs. Also, it has a special smartphone app that allows you to monitor vehicle charge status and find relevant charging stations. To set the model apart, the Pacifica Hybrids wear a unique front grille and distinctive wheel design. How's It the Same?There are more than 30 class-exclusive features on both the regular and hybrid editions. Exclusives include an available three-pane sunroof, a Uconnect Theater entertainment system, and hands-free sliding doors. Advanced features include Parallel/Perpendicular Park Assist, Adaptive Cruise Control, Forward Collision Warning-Plus, and Lane Departure Warning-Plus. Furthermore, the two have the largest interior volume of any minivan. Active noise cancellation and noise engineering keep the interior quiet. You'll find the Pacifica at Bice Chrysler dealer serving Montgomery AL.