Canadian car shopping website AutoTrader.ca has named the 2017 Chrysler Pacifica one of its ‘Top Picks’ for 2017.
The inaugural edition of AutoTrader’s ‘Top Pick’ awards were decided by a roster of 16 automotive journalists. The panel rated vehicles across 13 categories, picking the Top Pick from each category so Canadian shoppers can easily identify the best vehicle for their needs.
“Chrysler’s attempt to reinvigorate the minivan market is an admirable one,” autoTRADER.ca Managing Editor Michael Bettencourt said in a statement. “especially given the execution of the all-new Chrysler Pacifica. Using the best of Fiat Chrysler Automobiles group’s minivan tech, including Stow ‘n Go seats, Chrysler has evolved the minivan into a stylish family cruiser with great driving dynamics and thoughtful features to keep kids entertained on long trips.”
The 2017 Chrysler Paicfica, which debuted earlier this year at the 2016 North American International Auto Show in Detroit, is built in Canada at Fiat Chrysler’s Windsor Assembly plant on Windsor, Ontario. In addition to the AutoTrader award, the Pacifica has also been named the “Best Minivan of 2016” in the Cars.com “Ultimate Minivan Challenge,” recognized on Wards 10 Best User Experience List and rating a Top Safety Pick+ by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety.