2021 Chrysler Pacifica turns into a $54,885 minivan
On common, the upgrades to the household hauler quantity to a $1,000 enhance over the 2020 mannequin in Touring, Touring L, and Restricted trims.
As a a lot roomier and extra useful various to three-row SUVs, the Pacifica has been TCC’s Finest Minivan To Purchase yearly since 2017. That ought to proceed, at the same time as the worth proposition erodes and the highest Touring and Pinnacle trims may be had in both all-wheel drive or as a plug-in hybrid, however not collectively, and never with the usual V-6 in front-wheel drive.
On the base degree, the 2021 Voyager continues as FCA’s funds minivan with third-row seats that fold into the ground, a 7.0-inch touchscreen, and Apple CarPlay and Android Auto compatibility. It will get a $250 value bump to value $28,730 or $31,540 for the LX trim, however driver help programs such automated emergency braking value further. The fleet-only LXi mannequin is $34,740. Chrysler calls it a separate mannequin nevertheless it’s just about the identical factor stripped of any options and powered by the identical 287-horsepower 3.6-liter V-6 with a 9-speed automated transmission powering the entrance wheels.
Along with that customary engine, all Pacificas come loaded with customary security options, together with LED headlights, automated emergency braking with pedestrian detection, adaptive cruise management all the way down to a cease, lane-departure warnings, blind-spot screens and extra. Commonplace comfort options embody energy sliding doorways, a ten.1-inch touchscreen, a quicker Uconnect 5 working system, AppleCarPlay and Android Auto compatibility, and seating for as much as eight passengers, although seven is customary.
For the primary time, aside from a restricted introductory run on the finish of final 12 months, the Pacifica comes with obtainable all-wheel drive throughout the lineup for an additional $2,995. Whereas that helps it compete with the 2021 Toyota Sienna—the one different minivan with all-wheel drive that now comes customary as a hybrid—the 2021 Pacifica with all-wheel drive nonetheless include Stow ‘n Go seats that fold into the ground for a big flat cargo space.
The Touring mannequin prices $36,540 or $39,535 for AWD. The plug-in hybrid with as much as 32 miles of vary however with out Stow n’ Go second-row seats prices $41,490.
The 2021 Pacifica in Touring L comes with leather-based seats, heated entrance seats and steering wheel, and USB ports for second-row riders. The fuel mannequin in front-wheel drive is $39,640; AWD is $42,635; the plug-in hybrid is $43,790.
In a reversal from Touring and Touring L trims, the plug-in hybrid fashions are cheaper than all-wheel drive variations of Restricted and Pinnacle trims. Restricted fashions both are available in AWD for $49,885, or because the plug-in hybrid for $47,340.
New for 2021, the Pinnacle trim jumps the $50,000 shark to value $52,340 for the hybrid or $54,885 for AWD. It comes with quilted nappa leather-based on all three rows of seats, lumbar pillows for the second-row captain’s chairs, a large tiered console, wooden trim, suede headliner, and different appointments for households who aren’t cautious of getting good issues.
On the opposite aspect, Chrysler is discounting the 2020 Pacifica by as much as $3,500 by way of the top of September.
Inbuilt Windsor, Ontario, the 2021 Chrysler Pacifica and Voyager can be obtainable within the fourth quarter this 12 months.