Purpose

I will try my best to provide detailed info on various cars and what is like to live with them, I have already produced a few for Jaguar-car-forums, I will do my best to be unbiased, but it will be hard for some cars. I will re-produce press releases and copy from other motoring news.

Thursday, 27 October 2016

CANADA - FCA expands the Chrysler Pacifica Minivan trim levels to meet consistent sales growth.

  • New LX and Touring models bring total number of available 2017 Chrysler Pacifica models to five, while adding value to lineup
  • LX priced from $37,995 Manufacturer’s Suggested Retail Price (MSRP); Touring starts from $39,995 MSRP
  • Standard features on LX include 3.6-litre Pentastar VVT V-6 engine with 9-speed automatic transmission, segment-exclusive second- and third-row Stow ’n Go fold-in-floor seating, active noise cancellation, Keyless Enter ’n Go, air conditioning with tri-zone manual temperature control and the Uconnect 5.0 multimedia centre with a 5-inch touchscreen and six speakers
  • Pacifica is made in Canada at the award-winning Windsor Assembly Plant (WAP)
  • After creating the minivan segment more than 30 years ago, FCA Canada now boasts an unmatched 115 minivan innovations, with 70 per cent of the full-size minivans sold last year built at WAP
  • Re-engineered from the ground up on an all-new platform, Pacifica brings class-leading ride, handling and noise, vibration and harshness (NVH) performance, more than 100 standard and available safety and security features and a full array of comfort and convenience technologies
Already Canada’s minivan sales leader, FCA Canada has expanded the lineup for its segment-leading 2017 Chrysler Pacifica.
The new LX and Touring trims join the previously available Touring-L, Touring-L Plus and Limited, bringing the total number of Pacifica models to five. All 2017 Chrysler Pacificas are made in Canada at the award-winning Windsor Assembly Plant (WAP). Last year, WAP, which also makes the Dodge Grand Caravan, built 70 per cent of the full-size minivans sold in Canada.

“As part of our launch rollout, which began in February 2016, we’re now able to expand Pacifica’s offerings and bring even more value to Canadian shoppers,” said Reid Bigland, President and CEO, FCA Canada. “Our minivans have been best sellers since FCA created the segment more than 30 years ago, and with the unmatched new features and technology Pacifica provides, these additional models are another win for Canadian families.”
The 2017 Chrysler Pacifica LX has a Manufacturer’s Suggested Retail Price (MSRP) of $37,995.
Standard features on LX include the award-winning 3.6-litre Pentastar VVT V-6 engine paired with a 9-speed automatic transmission, active noise cancellation, active grille shutters, capless fuel fill, deep-tint sunscreen glass, Keyless Enter ’n Go, second- and third-row Stow ’n Go fold-in-floor seating, air conditioning with tri-zone manual temperature control, cruise control and the Uconnect 5.0 multimedia centre with a 5-inch touchscreen and six speakers.
The 2017 Chrysler Pacifica Touring has an MSRP of $39,995. Enhancements versus the LX model include 17-inch alloy wheels, dual power-sliding doors, automatic headlamps, the Stow 'n Place roof rack system, interior door handle LED lamps, a power 12-way driver's seat including 4-way power lumbar adjust, a power liftgate, proximity entry for all doors, SiriusXM Satellite Radio with a one-year subscription and a Stow 'n Go Assist driver's seat.
Both new LX and Touring models offer options including segment-exclusive 8-passenger seating, a ParkView Rear Back-Up Camera, the all-new KeySense programmable key fob to help promote safe driving habits, Trailer Tow Group, the SafetyTec Group which brings Blind-Spot Monitoring with Rear Cross-Path Detection and Park-Sense Rear Park Assist with Active Braking, the award-winning Uconnect 8.4 Multimedia Centre and more.
Both of the 2017 Chrysler Pacifica LX and Touring models are available for order now at FCA dealers.