Canadian-Made Chrysler Pacifica Again Named Top Pick for Minivan
Posted on July 31, 2020
It might be a new year, but the Chrysler Pacifica is already back to its old winning ways. The entire North York Chrysler team is proud to announce that AutoTRADER.ca has named the Canadian-made 2018 Chrysler Pacifica minivan Top Pick for Minivan for the second straight year. President and CEO of FCA Canada Reid Bigland summed up the excitement we are all feeling when he recently stated:
"To have Chrysler Pacifica win back-to-back awards from the AutoTRADER.ca judges is further validation of the innovation and leadership we maintain in the minivan segment… We are proud of how our minivans, including the segment-first Pacifica Hybrid, continue to raise the bar in terms of the style, versatility, and technology possible in a vehicle that is perfectly suited for Canadian families."
The 2018 Chrysler Pacifica is made at the Windsor Assembly Plant and it is we feel that it is the perfect family minivan for drivers in the Greater Toronto area. Let's take a closer look at why this innovative minivan available from North York Chrysler won Top Pick for Minivan!
Power and Performance
Available in seven gas-powered trims and eight exciting exterior colours, the 2018 Chrysler Pacifica is powered by a 3.6-liter Pentastar VVT V6 powers the gas trims and delivers 287 horsepower and 262 lb.-ft. of torque. Even with all this power and the standard 9-speed automatic transmission you also get fuel economy as low as 8.4 L/100km. Everyone who rides in the 2018 Chrysler Pacifica will enjoy the ride thanks to the available touring suspension and electric power steering.
When a family vehicle wins major awards like the one bestowed by AutoTRADER.ca, the odds are fairly strong that it is extremely safe. The 2018 Chrysler Pacifica delivers tons of protection thanks to more than 100 standard and available safety features like the Advanced SafetyTec Group that includes:
- 360° Surround-View Camera
- Adaptive Cruise Control with Stop and Go
- Advanced Brake Assist
- Auto High-Beam Headlamp Control
- Forward Collision Warning with Active Braking
- Lane Departure Warning with Lane Keep Assist
- Parallel and Perpendicular Park Assist
- Park-Sense Front and Rear Park Assist
- Rain-sensing windshield wipers
You're also surround by eight airbags including advanced multistage driver and front passenger airbags. As with many of the Chrysler vehicles available at North York Chrysler, the 2018 Chrysler Pacifica comes with Powertrain Limited Warranty that covers you for five years or 100,000 km as well as 24-hour roadside assistance.
Comfort and Technology
A family minivan needs to be comfortable and hi-tech. Thankfully, the 2018 Chrysler Pacifica delivers with a whole host of luxury and tech features including:
- Next-Generation Uconnect systems featuring new SiriusXM apps
- Alpine Premium Audio System with 13 speakers and a 506-watt amplifier
- UConnect Theatre with class-exclusive dual front seatback-mounted 10-inch touchscreens
- Nappa leather-faced seats with perforated inserts and ventilated fronts
- Stow 'n Vac system
- Class-exclusive Stow 'n Go seating and storage for 2nd and 3rd rows
If you'd like to discover for yourself why AutoTRADER.ca named the 2018 Chrysler Pacifica Top Pick for Minivan, you need to get behind the wheel of one. To schedule your test-drive, contact North York Chrysler today!