Digital Trends Names Chrysler Pacifica and Dodge Durango SRT 'Best Family Cars for 2019


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Digital Trends Names Chrysler Pacifica and Dodge Durango SRT 'Best Family Cars for 2019

Popular online news and review site Digital Trends has named the 2019 Chrysler Pacifica the best car for large families. On the other hand, the 2019 Dodge Durango SRT has been dubbed the best performance family car. The coveted "Best Family Cars for 2019" list is released every year after the Digital Trends automotive team follows an exhaustive process of testing vehicles. In these evaluations, they carefully examine practicality, functionality, and driving a pleasure. The team looks into the safety features, entertainment, and technology. The interiors and exteriors as well are taken into consideration to make sure that each vehicle in each category is scrutinized. To ensure that the list has no issues with reliability, test drivers take the vehicles out on real roads. These include highways, back roads, off-roads, and even race tracks for certain categories of vehicles. This helps to solidify the results of the quality check to a great extent, making Digital Trends' list a collection of truly the best models in the market.

2019 Chrysler Pacifica
According to Digital Trends, the 2019 Chrysler Pacifica is proof that minivans are "still the best option" for those who are looking for a vehicle that can "haul a lot of people or stuff." The all-new Pacifica brings gasoline and hybrid powertrains to minivans and is also the first and only electric vehicle when it comes to the minivan segment. In electric-only mode, it can reach over 80 miles per gallon equivalent (MPGe), while it can achieve over 30 miles when in all-electric mode. In total, its range is more than 500 miles.

2019 Dodge Durango SRT
On the other hand, the 2019 Dodge Durango SRT is proof that family cars can still be 'fun and quick'. Besides, the Durango is also impressively practical as a vehicle for large families. Running on a 3.6-liter Pentastar V-6 engine paired with an eight-speed automatic transmission, the model delivers 295 horsepower and 260 pound-feet of torque. It also boasts a towing capability of a whopping 6,200 pounds. You can also upgrade to a 5.7-liter V-8 engine with 360 horsepower and 390 pound-feet of torque.


Chrysler, Dodge