Ever Wonder If a Pickup Is Better Than a Minivan?


Neither have we, but we thought experiment probably had some value for those new- and used-vehicle buyers (especially those first-time pickup truck buyers) who have never considered the choice before. Our colleagues at decided to put two top-quality 2017 Fiat Chrysler Automobiles products on the block, the Chrysler Pacifica and Ram 1500, to see how they compare in some of the most popular new-vehicle purchasing categories. You might be surprised at how close it was.

In the end, as you might have guessed, our writer reluctantly gave the win to the pickup truck (unless, of course, you have to have seating for seven), pointing out the huge benefits of the cargo box, power and towing capacity. photos by Evan Sears




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