Canada Press Kit: 2020 Chrysler Pacifica

FCA Canada: 2020 Chrysler Pacifica / Pacifica Hybrid Fact Sheet

Windsor, Ontario September 1, 2019 - The Chrysler Pacifica and Pacifica Hybrid continue to revolutionize and reinvent the minivan segment by delivering unprecedented levels of functionality, versatility, technology, safety and bold styling. Holding its status as the most awarded minivan since 2016 with more than 100 honours and industry accolades, the Pacifica offers class-leading gasoline and hybrid powertrains and nearly 40 new minivan-first features.
 
The Pacifica Hybrid is North America’s first and only hybrid minivan. Pacifica Hybrid achieves a fuel efficiency rating of 2.7 Le/100 km in electric-only mode in city driving, an all-electric range of more than 50 kilometres (31 miles) of all-electric range and a total range of more than 800 kilometres (497 miles).
 
With more than 100 available safety and security features, the Uconnect Theatre
rear-seat entertainment system, exclusive Stow ‘n Go seating and storage, available 4G Wi-Fi and an array of comfort and convenience technologies, the Chrysler Pacifica is a no-compromise minivan ideally suited for today’s families.
 
As the first company to introduce the minivan and through six generations of the vehicle, FCA has innovated 115 minivan firsts. The company has sold more than 14.6 million minivans globally since 1983, twice as many as any other manufacturer over the past 35 years.
 
New for 2020
  • Inspired by the popular blacked-out look of the S Appearance Package and to further delight customers looking for a distinct interior, the new Red S Appearance Package on Pacifica Limited (gas/hybrid) features:
    • A striking, class-exclusive interior with Rodèo Red Nappa leather seats with Light Diesel Grey stitching and piping, Silver Metal Brush hydro bezels on instrument panel and door trim
    • Red S liftgate badge and Black Noise Chrysler wing badges with Velvet Red insert and Gloss Black exterior finishes
    • 20-inch wheels (18-inch on Pacifica Hybrid) with a Black Noise finish, Advanced SafetyTec Group, 20-speaker Harman Kardon premium audio and KeySense
    • Uconnect Theatre, eight passenger seating and trailer tow (on Pacifica models); Uconnect Theatre and tri-pane panoramic sunroof (on Pacifica Hybrid models)
    • Red S Appearance available in six exterior paint colours – Ceramic Grey Clear Coat (NEW), Brilliant Black Crystal Pearl Coat, Granite Crystal Metallic Coat, Billet Metallic Clear Coat, Bright White Clear Coat and Maximum Steel Clear Coat
  • Honeycomb grille pattern now comes standard on Pacifica Hybrid models
  • New  design elements include available Ceramic Grey Clear paint colour and new Nova Black bezels on instrument panel and door trim
  • Dual-pane panoramic sunroof option now available on all Pacifica gas models, available with eight-passenger seating for the first time
  • Pacifica L adds engine stop-start technology as standard
  • Pacfica LX adds a standard power driver’s seat and 17-inch aluminum wheels. Second-row Stow’ n-Go seats are now optional.
  • Pacifica Touring L and Touring L Plus models include standard driver seat memory
  • Pacifica Hybrid Touring model adds a standard universal garage door opener, second-row sunshades and an available Stow ‘n Place roof rack
  • Pacifica Hybrid Limited now features second-row, one-touch windows
 
Highlights
  • Chrysler Pacifica minivan features a choice of two powerful, efficient and advanced powertrains:
    • The segment’s first hybrid vehicle achieves a fuel efficiency rating of  2.7 Le/100 km in electric-only mode in city driving with the FCA-designed, innovative dual-motor eFlite electrically variable transmission (EVT) paired with a specially modified version of the 3.6-litre Pentastar V-6 gasoline engine
    • The next generation of the award-winning Pentastar V-6 gasoline engine, which is mated to a segment-exclusive TorqueFlite nine-speed automatic transmission, delivering 287 horsepower and 262 lb.-ft. of torque
  • Pacifica Hybrid has an all-electric range of more than more than 50 kilometres (30 miles) and a total range of more than 800 kilometres (500 miles)
    • Designed to offer a seamless driving experience, whether in electric or hybrid mode for city and highway driving, there is no need for the driver to select modes
    • Features an Atkinson cycle combustion system for improved efficiency without compromising vehicle performance. The hybrid electric motors work in tandem with the engine for increased all-electric drive vehicle speed
    • Uses a one-way clutch that allows the motor typically used only as a generator to deliver torque to the wheels, depending on driving conditions, resulting in increased efficiency
    • Equipped with a regenerative braking system that recycles the kinetic energy used to stop the brakes into energy to charge the vehicle’s battery
    • Covered by up to a 10-year/160,000-kilometre transferable warranty, may be fully recharged via the 6.6-kWh on-board charger in as little as two hours using a 240-volt (Level 2) charger, available from Mopar through dealers
  • Chrysler Pacifica was re-engineered from the ground up on an all-new platform, delivering exceptional ride and handling and reduced noise, vibration and harshness (NVH). Its body structure is light and stiff, making it more responsive with lower levels of body roll and enhanced agility to absorb and distribute road inputs
  • Chrysler Pacifica showcases the latest in advanced safety and security technology, offering more than 100 standard and available safety and security features, including 360-degree Surround View Camera, ParkSense Parallel/Perpendicular Park Assist, Adaptive Cruise Control with Stop and Go, and Forward Collision Warning-Plus
  • The Chrysler Pacifica is the most technologically equipped vehicle of its kind, offering the class-exclusive Uconnect Theatre entertainment system with two 10-inch seatback touchscreens,
    7-inch full-colour, customizable, in-cluster driver information display, Uconnect App and an array of other features, including the Uconnect 4 systems with a standard 7-inch or available 8.4-inch touchscreen, standard Apple CarPlay and Android Auto and available 4G Wi-Fi
  • Apple CarPlay enables iPhone users to access Apple Maps, Messages, phone and Apple Music through Siri Voice control or the Uconnect touchscreen
  • Android Auto enables easy and safe access to Google Voice Search, Google Maps and Google Play Music via the Uconnect touchscreen or steering wheel controls
  • Uconnect 4 systems include fast startup time, enhanced processing power, vivid imagery, high resolution and sharp graphics
  • The Chrysler Pacifica comes standard with six speakers and active noise cancellation on the L, LX, Touring and Touring L, and a 13-speaker Alpine system comes standard on Touring L Plus and Limited. For audiophile-quality sound, a premium, 20-speaker Harman Kardon surround sound system is also available
  • Other convenience features include the available Stow ‘n Vac integrated vacuum powered by RIDGID; Stow ‘n Go seating and storage system with Stow ‘n Assist and Easy Tilt; and segment-first hands-free sliding doors and liftgate that open with the kick of a foot
  • The 35th Anniversary Edition is available on Pacifica gas (Touring L, Touring L Plus, Limited) and hybrid (Touring L, Limited) models through year-end 2019, and features commemorative badging, an all-black interior with Cranberry Wine accent stitching on McKinley and Nappa leather perforated seats, plus additional upgraded content
 
Model Lineup
For 2020, the Chrysler Pacifica lineup consists of six models:
  • L
  • LX
  • Touring
  • Touring L
  • Touring L Plus
  • Limited
 
For 2020, Chrysler Pacifica Hybrid lineup consists of three models:
  • Touring
  • Touring L
  • Limited
 
Available Exterior Colours
  • Billet Metallic Clear Coat
  • Brilliant Black Crystal Pearl Coat
  • Bright White Clear Coat
  • Ceramic Grey Clear Coat (NEW)
  • Granite Crystal Metallic Coat
  • Jazz Blue Pearl Coat
  • Luxury White Pearl Coat
  • Maximum Steel Clear Coat
  • Ocean Blue Metallic Coat
  • Velvet Red Pearl Coat
Available Interior Colours
  • Alloy (cloth, leather, premium leather)
  • Black (cloth, leather, premium leather)
  • Deep Mocha (premium leather)
  • Rodèo Red (NEW - premium leather)           
  • Toffee (cloth, leather)
 
More Information
Please visit fcamedia.ca for the latest product information, photography, videography, plus access to specification and feature availability documents.
 

FCA Canada
Founded as the Chrysler Corporation in 1925, FCA Canada Inc. is based in Windsor, Ontario, and celebrates its 95th anniversary in 2020. FCA Canada is a wholly owned subsidiary of FCA US LLC, a North American automaker based in Auburn Hills, Michigan and member of the Fiat Chrysler Automobiles N.V. (FCA) family of companies.  FCA Canada has approximately 440 dealers and sells Chrysler, Dodge, Jeep®, Ram, FIAT and Alfa Romeo brands, as well as the SRT performance designation. The company also distributes Mopar and Alfa Romeo parts and accessories. In addition to its assembly facilities, which produce the Chrysler Pacifica, Chrysler Pacifica Hybrid and Dodge Grand Caravan (Windsor), Chrysler 300, Dodge Charger and Dodge Challenger (Brampton), FCA Canada operates an aluminum casting plant in Etobicoke, a research and development centre in Windsor, and has sales offices and parts distribution centers throughout the country.