April 4, 2018
, Windsor, Ontario
The 2018 Chrysler Pacifica Hybrid has been named a best Plug-in Hybrid Electric car by a Canadian Green Car Awards steering committee.
Made in Windsor, Ontario, a industry’s usually plug-in hybrid electric minivan is now a finalist for a altogether 2018 Canadian Green Car Award, to be announced on Friday, Apr 6, during a Green Living Show in Toronto.
“We are unapproachable to have expert, third-party approval for Chrysler Pacifica Hybrid from a judges of a Canadian Green Car Awards,” pronounced Reid Bigland, President and CEO, FCA Canada. “The Pacifica Hybrid’s multiple of game-changing efficiency, seating for seven, cutting-edge record and 100-plus modernized reserve comforts are unmatched in a industry.”
From an initial list of 12 “green” vehicles, a judges – all consultant automotive reporters – narrowed a list to 4 difficulty winners and finalists, including Chrysler Pacifica Hybrid. For a initial time in a Award’s six-year history, all finalists have been prior difficulty winners. Pacifica Hybrid won final year as “Best Efficient Three-row Family Vehicle.”
Said a steering committee: “The Canadian Green Car Award… recognizes vehicles that offer considerable ‘green’ attributes sum with clever mass-market appeal, formed on a bargain that any product can have a poignant environmental impact usually if it sells in vast numbers.
To grasp this result, a assessments sum ‘objective’ criteria, such as fuel economy, emissions and price, with a judges’ evaluations of performance, pushing experience, value, comforts and ‘green’ qualities.”
About Chrysler Pacifica
As a strange creator of a minivan 35 years ago, FCA continues to renovate a shred with firsts – notching 78 innovations by a initial 5 minivan generations. With a introduction of a Chrysler Pacifica and Pacifica Hybrid, FCA adds 37 minivan firsts to a portfolio for an rare sum of 115 innovations in a segment, including a industry’s initial minivan accessible as a plug-in hybrid electric vehicle.
The Chrysler Pacifica – a many awarded minivan of 2016 and 2017 – reinvents a minivan shred with an rare turn of functionality, versatility, record and confidant styling. The Pacifica Hybrid takes this insubordinate car a step serve with a class-exclusive, innovative plug-in hybrid powertrain. It’s a initial electrified car in a minivan shred and achieves 2.6 litres homogeneous per 100 kilometres (Le/100km) or 109 majestic miles per gallon homogeneous (MPGe) in city driving, adult to 53 kilometres of all-electric operation and 911 kilometres of sum pushing operation . With some-more than 100 accessible reserve and confidence features, a Uconnect Theatre back chair party complement and a full array of comfort and preference technologies, a Chrysler Pacifica and Pacifica Hybrid are no-compromise minivans ideally matched for today’s families.
About FCA Canada
Founded as a Chrysler Corporation in 1925, FCA Canada Inc. is formed in Windsor, Ontario, and celebrates a 93rd anniversary in 2018. FCA Canada is a unconditionally owned auxiliary of FCA US LLC, a North American automaker formed in Auburn Hills, Michigan and member of a 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 good as a SRT opening designation. The association also distributes Mopar and Alfa Romeo tools and accessories. In further to a public facilities, that furnish a 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 investigate and growth centre in Windsor, and has sales offices and tools placement centers via a country.