An all-new 2019 Chrysler Pacifica is a minivan, perhaps best in the class. The exterior design combines luxury and practicality in an unusual way for minivans. The interior offers comfort and plenty of modern touches, plus numerous utilities, high-tech features, and safety amenities.
On top of that, even Pacifica Hybrid model is on the cards and it comes with remarkable fuel economy. Overall, if you are looking for an 8-passenger minivan with great driving manners, great styling, and comfortable interior, the 2019 Chrysler Pacifica is the answer.
2019 Chrysler Pacifica borrows some cues from Chrysler 200 midsize sedan
Some of the 2019 Chrysler Pacifica cues are taken from Chrysler 200 sedan. Thanks to that, the new Pacifica is probably the most handsome minivan at the moment. The exterior is boosted by new front grille and headlights, and the overall front part looks very appealing and distinctive. Some smooth lines and curves are added as well to fulfill the elegant styling.
That styling is highlighted even to the sides, and if you want the more aggressive look, 20-inch wheels are optional. It also offers different grille design and charging port on the left front fender.
Furthermore, this new minivan offers a wide choice of exterior paints. There will be exactly 10 colors available in all trims Billet Silver Metallic Clearcoat, Bright White Clearcoat, Brilliant Black Crystal Pearlcoat, Copper Pearlcoat, Molten Silver, Dark Cordovan Pearlcoat, Granite Crystal Metallic Clearcoat, Ocean Blue Metallic and Velvet Red Pearlcoat.
2019 Chrysler Pacifica Interior will accumulate up to 8 passengers
The 2019 Chrysler Pacifica offers practical and very modern interior. The front is comfortable while 2nd and 3rd-row seats can accommodate adults with no problems. The seats in the 2nd row are also comfy and Pacifica offers room for up to 8 passengers.
The hybrid model comes with the seven-seat layout. Cargo space behind the 3rd row is massive on both models. Up front, a large Uconnect screen is available and a panoramic sunroof is optional and it looks cool and funky.
However, the panoramic sunroof isn’t available with the 8-passenger configuration. Infotainment system adds the Uconnect Theater. This feature turns rear seats into the entertainment area. Watching movies, playing games, plugging your phone, downloading apps and plenty of other stuff are available with Uconnect Theater. The interior of this model will be also available in five color combination Black/Alloy, Black/Diesel Gray, Black/Light Diesel Gray, Deep Mocha/Black and Toffee/Cognac/Alloy.
The stylish and most powerful minivan on the world 2019 Chrysler Pacifica will be also offered with six trims L, LX, Touring Plus, Touring L, Touring L Plus and Limited. There will be a plenty of tech and features for all.
The standard trim LX offers cloth seats, power windows, Stow ‘n Go second-row seats, cruise control, stylish 17-inch steel wheels and third-row Stow n’ Go bench seat. In the center console is the beautiful seven-inch touchscreen display with audio system and six speakers. For the additional cost of $500, one might get 24/7 electronic vehicle tracking.
However, with the LX trim one will get three-zone manual temperature control, aluminum wheels, halogen headlights, ambient surround lighting and an eight-way power driver’s seat.
The middle one trim Touring Plus will also add black grille, power-sliding doors, SiriusXM satellite radio, heated and power-operated mirrors, power liftgate and remote start.
Touring L and Touring L Plus get a leather-wrapped steering wheel, heated front seats, roof rack. Furthermore, the Touring L Plus will add rear ambient lighting, illuminated cup holders, heated second-row seats, bigger and better 8.4-inch touchscreen display and Alpine audio system with 13 speakers.
Limited trim is the range-topping that gets Uconnect Theater with Streaming package. This package will bring 10.1-inch setback-mounted displays and wireless headphones. Also, without this package, one will get LED fog lamps, 18-inch polished aluminum wheels, ventilated front seats and power-folding and heated exterior mirror.
Thanks to the SafetyTec suite, the 2019 Pacifica now comes with rear cross-path detection, rear park assist, blind-spot monitoring, cruise control, automatic emergency braking, forward collision warning.
Dont also forget adaptive cruise control with stop-and-go functionality, lane departure warning with a lane-keeping assist, surround-view camera and automatic parallel and perpendicular parking assist.
2019 Chrysler Pacifica Engine Specifications
Standard model gets a 3.6-liter V6 drivetrain. This unit comes with a 9-speed automatic transmission and the front-wheel drive is standard. Furthermore, it can produce up to 287 HP and 262 lb-ft of torque.
Those number makes new Pacifica model one of the most powerful minivans in the world. The ride is smooth and the engine is quiet.
2019 Chrysler Pacifica Hybrid
The 2019 Chrysler Pacifica will also get a Hybrid model. Furthermore, thanks to that, Pacifica became a first minivan that offers a hybrid model. The 2019 Pacifica Hybrid comes with the same 3.6-liter V6 engine and it combines it with dual-electric motor and 16kWh battery.
This mix creates 260 HP which is not an improvement, however, fuel economy is much better. The battery can go for 33 miles on a single charge.
The model 2019 Chrysler Pacifica that comes with the V6 engine will get decent fuel economy. It will score in city/highway 18/28 mpg. However, with the hybrid one engine, the new model will be more efficient. This one engine is rated with the combined fuel economy of 32 mpg/84 MPGe.
2019 Chrysler Pacifica Price, Release Date and Rivals
The 2019 Chrysler Pacifica starts at $30,000. However, the top-range Limited model will cost around $50,000 and Pacifica Hybrid starts at $43,000.
The Chrysler’s newest minivan will hit the dealerships at the beginning of 2019. The new model will compete with Honda Odyssey, Toyota Sienna and Kia Sedona.