The full size universal crossovers of Pacifica were first presented on NAIAS\'2002, in Detroit in quality concept-car and quite a bit perplexed visitors. It was incomprehensible, to what class to take a novelty: for Sport Utility at Pacifica too little hover gap, and for ordinary of auto massive (5049х1999х1689 mm, a wheel-base is a 2954 mm) enough. By a word, the car turned out, harmoniously combining in itself comfort and divisibility of full size sedan, with a spacious salon and spirit of off-road vehicle.
Notably, that a model fully identical to the concept went on a conveyer, that is extremely rare. A mass production was begun in a year, in January, 2003 at the plant in Windsor (Ontario). For the start of new model a company invested almost 460 million dollars.
A car got European enough appearance, unlike other cars of brand of Chrysler. It fully logically, in fact the designers of company Mercedes participated in development of exterior, as is generally known now it is a single business concern Daimler-Chrysler.
Three rows of seat are set in a salon, on two in each, for six passengers, interesting innovation that to be proud of Chrysler. Landing is very comfortable. Seats in the second row are no less comfortable, what in the first. And so a not small salon seems yet more from the abundance of light - the roof of Pacifica is almost fully glass.
Under a hood at Pacifica the 24-valvular engine of V6 stationed oneself by volume of 3,5 L. and power 250 horsepower’s, that works in a pair with automatic CAT Auto Stick with possibility of the successive switching. And that, and other was borrowed at the sedan of Chrysler 300M. Pedal knot managed. A pendant the independent self-leveling level, at the front multilevel, behind - McPherson.
The universal construction of undercarriage of Pacifica allows equipping him both fronts by a full drive transmission. In last case a customer will get comfortable six-local auto equipped by the complete set of airbag (including the lateral brise-bises of safety for three rows of seats and pillows, protecting the feet of driver), by the audio system with CD- by a record player, cruise-control and alloy wheels.
It is needed also to mark that in base acquisition of Chrysler Pacifica the brake system is included with four ventilated disk brakes and ant slide system, checking of pressure system in tires and other great deal.
In the list of additional equipment DVD is included system with an effect «sound around», charger for CD/DVD disks, servomotor of getting up of door of luggage rack, transparent roof.
In March, 2006 the renewed line of Chrysler Pacifica appeared in the showrooms of the USA. A producer offers a few variants of basket, different types of transmission and packages of acquisitions. Car produced in eight colorings of basket.
A main feature of Pacifica is arrangement of salon of versions of Touring and Limited and a base version is equipped by a 5-local salon. On 2006 model year two types of engines are offered - base 3,8 L. of V6 12V (210 hp, 323 Nm) for front-wheel drive versions and 3,5 L. of V6 24V (250 hp, 339 Nm) for the versions of Pacfica Touring FWD and all full drive versions.
In the equipment of the most expensive version Limited enter system of the automatically connected complete drive, ABS and TC, finishing of salon by an expensive skin, panels under a tree, one 19-inch chrome-plated disks, multifunction steering wheel with the combined leather-wooden finishing, 8 pillows of safety, including lateral brise-bises, parktronic, «double» hatch in a roof.
To 2007 model Daimler Chrysler prepared renewed Pacifica with the improved and finished off engine of V6 by volume of 4 L. and by a new six-stage gear-box.
Power of power aggregate arrives at 255 hp at 6000 rpm; a twisting moment equals 360 hm at 4200 rpm new automated CAT promotes efficiency of thruster-on on 30 increasing speed small turns of engine and allowing to be quicker dispersed on a start.
Besides a new aluminum motor, Pacifica got an independent pendant, system of course stability, mechanism of electronic management by a choker, traction brake system and parking assist with the chamber of back kind, and also lateral pillows and window shades of safety on the perimeter of salon, double-chamber airbags at the front and additional pillow of safety, protecting the knees of driver. In the tests of NHTSA on a frontal and lateral collision a model got five stars, four stars were also appropriated her for stability to gimleting.
As well as before, in a model row there is Chrysler Pacifica Touring in a basket all-round craftsman car is accessible both in front and in a full drive variant and in various acquisitions.
Appearance of Chrysler Pacifica remained recognizable: head headlights of traditional form, built-in «fogs», wide chrome-plated protective strap on the forehand of hood, three clear lines on the grate of radiator and soaring above her winged logotype of Chrysler. For Chrysler Pacifica 2007 model year a company worked out nine fashionable colorings of basket.
Immobilizer is plugged in the different packages of acquisition, multifunctional helm, two-region climate-control, preparation under Bluetooth and infra-red port for the off-wire connecting of telephones with a vocal management. Seats are covered by a skin or patented material of YES Essentials®, the fibers of that do not absorb smells, spots allow easily destroying, and not electrified, a handle of lever of automated CAT can be leather or wooden.
In standard packages, heating, electro mechanic and regulation is included all, what only can be heated, adjust or move and radio/MP3/CD-changer on 6 disks. It is additionally possible to set eight columns, subwoofer, navigational and DVD-record player with one 8-inch screens for passengers on back seats, and also pressductor, data of that hatch on a monitor in tires.