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Chrysler Pacifica Wagon
2008 Chrysler Pacifica Wagon
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Ford Taurus X
2009 Ford Taurus X
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Overview

Engine
3.8-liter V6 Gas
Engine
3.5-liter V6 Gas
Drivetrain
Front-Wheel Drive
Drivetrain
Front-Wheel Drive
Fuel Economy
City: 15 MPG
Hwy: 22 MPG
Fuel Economy
City: 17 MPG
Hwy: 24 MPG
Fuel Tank Capacity
23 gallons
Fuel Tank Capacity
19 gallons
Seating Capacity
5 seater
Seating Capacity
6 seater

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Performance Specs

Engine and Transmission

Engine
3.8-liter V6 Gas
3.5-liter V6 Gas
Horsepower
200 hp @ 5000 rpm
263 hp @ 6250 rpm
Torque
235 lb-ft @ 4000 rpm
249 lb-ft @ 4500 rpm
Drivetrain
Front-Wheel Drive
Front-Wheel Drive

Steering

Steering Type
Power
Pwr Rack & Pinion
Turning Diameter
39.8 ft
40 ft

Wheels

Front Wheel Size
17" x 7.5"
17" x TBD
Rear Wheel Size
17" x 7.5"
17" x TBD

Suspension

Front Suspension
Independent
Independent MacPherson Strut
Rear Suspension
Independent
Independent multilink

Tires

Front Tire
P235/65R17
P215/65R17
Rear Tire
P235/65R17
P215/65R17
Spare Tire
Compact
T135/90D17

Fuel and MPG

Fuel Economy

Combined
N/A
19 MPG
City
15 MPG
17 MPG
Highway
22 MPG
24 MPG

Emissions

EPA rating
N/A
5

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity
23 gallons
19 gallons
Cruising Range City
345 miles
323 miles
Cruising Range Highway
506 miles
456 miles

Dimensions and Measurement

Exterior Dimensions

Length
198.5 in
200.3 in
Height
68.3 in
67.6 in
Max Width
79.3 in
74.9 in
Front Width
66 in
64.3 in
Rear Width
66 in
64.4 in
Wheelbase
116.3 in
112.9 in
Ground Clearance
5.9 in
N/A

Interior Space

Seating Capacity
5 seater
6 seater
Front Seat Leg Room
40.9 in
40.8 in
Front Seat Headroom
39.2 in
39.4 in
Front Seat Shoulder Room
60.8 in
58.5 in
Front Seat Hip Room
55.1 in
55.5 in
Rear Seat Leg Room
40.4 in
40.4 in
Rear Seat Headroom
40.5 in
39.7 in
Rear Seat Shoulder Room
60.4 in
58 in
Rear Seat Hip Room
56.2 in
56 in
Third Row Leg Room
N/A
33.4 in
Third Row Headroom
N/A
38.6 in
Third Row Shoulder Room
N/A
50.8 in
Third Row Hip Room
N/A
46.9 in

Weight and Towing

Curb Weight
4,337 lbs
4,033 lbs

Cargo Space

Cargo Volume to Seat 1
92.2 ft³
85.5 ft³
Cargo Volume to Seat 2
45 ft³
47 ft³
Cargo Volume to Seat 3
N/A
20.8 ft³

Colors and Materials

Standard Interior Materials

N/A
  • Camel, Cloth seat trim
  • Medium Light Stone, Cloth seat trim

Optional Interior Materials

N/A
  • Camel, Leather seat trim
  • Medium Light Stone, Leather seat trim

Features and Options

Infotainment

Bluetooth Connection
Not Available
Optional
Satellite Radio
Not Available
Optional
Auxiliary Audio Input
Not Available
Standard
Entertainment System
Not Available
Optional
MP3 Player
Not Available
Standard

Interior Trim

Bucket Seats
Not Available
Standard
Cloth Seats
Not Available
Standard
Leather Seats
Not Available
Standard
Leather Steering Wheel
Not Available
Standard
Premium Synthetic Seats
Not Available
Standard
Vinyl Seats
Not Available
Standard
Sun/Moonroof
Not Available
Optional

Comfort

Steering Wheel Audio Controls
Not Available
Standard
Power Liftgate
Not Available
Standard
Power Mirror(s)
Not Available
Standard
A/C
Not Available
Standard
Climate Control
Not Available
Optional
Cruise Control
Not Available
Standard
Heated Front Seat(s)
Not Available
Optional
Keyless Entry
Not Available
Standard
Multi-Zone A/C
Not Available
Optional
Power Driver Seat
Not Available
Standard
Power Passenger Seat
Not Available
Optional
Remote Engine Start
Not Available
Optional
Remote Trunk Release
Not Available
Standard
Rear A/C
Not Available
Optional
Telematics
Not Available
Optional

Safety

Safety Features

Rear Parking Aid
Not Available
Optional
ABS
Not Available
Standard
Tire Pressure Monitor
Not Available
Standard
Brake Assist
Not Available
Standard
Stability Control
Not Available
Standard
Traction Control
Not Available
Standard

Airbags

Driver Air Bag
Not Available
Standard
Front Head Air Bag
Not Available
Standard
Front Side Air Bag
Not Available
Standard
Passenger Air Bag
Not Available
Standard
Rear Head Air Bag
Not Available
Standard

Warranty

Warranty Summary

Basic
3 Years / 36,000 Miles
3 Years / 36,000 Miles
Corrosion
3 Years / Unlimited Miles
5 Years / Unlimited Miles
Drivetrain
Unlimited Years / Unlimited Miles
5 Years / 60,000 Miles
Emissions
2 Years / 24,000 Miles
8 Years / 80,000 Miles
Roadside Assistance
3 Years / 36,000 Miles
5 Years / 60,000 Miles
Short Term California
3 Years / 50,000 Miles
N/A