One of the most important factors to research when shopping for a new minivan is safety. You’re in luck with the 2017 Chrysler Pacifica! The Pacifica is the only minivan to be named a Top Safety Pick+ from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS). Let’s take a closer look at the IIHS Top Safety Pick+ award, and why the 2017 Chrysler Pacifica is a worthy recipient.
How Do You Win an IIHS Top Safety Pick+ Award?
The IIHS Top Safety Pick+ award is given to cars with top ratings in five IIHS safety tests, including small overlap front, moderate overlap front, side, roof strength, and head restraint seats. Additionally, its front crash prevention and headlights are rated.
In this year’s tests, the 2017 Chrysler Pacifica received the highest rating in the five crashworthiness tests, “Superior” in the front crash prevention test, and “Acceptable” for its headlights. The 2017 Chrysler Pacifica is the only minivan to be named a 2017 IIHS Top Safety Pick+.
What Makes the 2017 Chrysler Pacifica a Top Safety Pick+?
There are many reasons the 2017 Chrysler Pacifica won the IIHS Top Safety Pick+ award. The 2017 Chrysler Pacifica comes standard with Bluetooth and Hands-Free calling to help avoid distractions, ParkView® Rear Back Up Camera, all-season tires, Tire Pressure Monitoring Display, Electronic Stability Control, and LATCH Ready Child Seat Anchor System, among other great safety features.
Additional available features showcase some impressive technology including a 360° Surround View Camera, Full-Speed Forward Collision Warning with Active Braking, ParkSense® Rear Park Assist System, Adaptive Cruise Control with Stop and Go (ACC+), Rear Cross Path Detection, LaneSense® Departure Warning with Lane Keep Assist, Blind Spot Monitoring, and Parallel and Perpendicular Park Assist.
You don’t have to sacrifice style or convenience when searching for safety with Chrysler. If you’d like to learn more about the 2017 Chrysler Pacifica, ask our knowledgeable team at Regency Chrysler.
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