2019 Chrysler Pacifica vs 2019 Chrysler Pacifica Hybrid
When it comes to minivans, the Chrysler Pacifica has been impressing parents and kids alike since it arrived on the scene in 2017. In addition to features like the Uconnect Theater rear entertainment system, in-car Wi-Fi, and great safety ratings, this model is available with two premium powertrains: a gasoline option and a hybrid gas-and-electric combination. In this 2019 Chrysler Pacifica vs 2019 Chrysler Pacifica Hybrid comparison, we are looking at how these two models stack up against each other.
Powertrain design is clearly the biggest difference between these two models, but there are subtler differences as well. The gasoline Pacifica is available with more trim options, and some features may be limited on select models. All models seat seven passengers as standard, though the gasoline 2019 Chrysler Pacifica is also available with eight-passenger capacity.
|2019 Chrysler Pacifica (Gasoline)||vs||2019 Chrysler Pacifica Hybrid|
|7, 8||Seating Capacity||7|
|22 mpg||Fuel Economy (Combined City and Highway)||84 MPGe|
|Available||Stow 'n Vac Built-in Vacuum||N/A|
|L, LX, Touring Plus, Touring L, Touring L Plus, Limited||Trim Levels||Touring Plus, Touring L, Limited|
Hybrid and Standard Engine Options of the 2019 Pacifica
No matter what model of the 2019 Chrysler Pacifica you choose, it will come with an efficient and confident engine. The standard 2019 Pacifica comes with a 3.6-liter V-6 mated to a nine-speed automatic transmission. This powertrain includes stop-start capability on most trims, and offers 287 horsepower and 262 pound-feet of torque. It is rated for up to 19 mpg in city driving when equipped with stop-start, and up to 28 mpg on the highway.
The 2019 Chrysler Pacifica Hybrid offers significantly more fuel economy, thanks to its 3.6-liter hybrid V-6, two electric motors, and a high-voltage battery pack. This model offers a total system power of approximately 260 horsepower. The hybrid gas-and-electric Pacifica can also be charged at home, and a full charge and tank of gas will offer a total range of 566 miles, 33 of which can be completely electric. The 2019 Pacifica Hybrid can offer up to 84 MPGe in city and highway driving.
While it might seem like an easy choice to go for the elite fuel economy of the 2019 Chrysler Pacifica Hybrid, there are disadvantages. Fun and practical features like the Stow ‘n Vac built-in vacuum cleaner are only available on the traditional gasoline Pacifica, and the hybrid model will likely have a Manufacturer’s Suggested Retail Price much higher than that of the gasoline-powered 2019 Chrysler Pacifica. If you would like to know more about which minivan is right for you in the Minneapolis and St. Paul MN area, contact a member of the Fury Motors Stillwater sales team today.