Minivans

Best Cars for a Netflix and Chill

By Matt Schmitz on February 8, 2016


CARS.COM — Back in the day, when a frisky fella wanted some alone time with his best girl, he'd just drive up to Blueberry Hill for some "necking" or "parking," in the parlance of the times. Nowadays, the youngsters call… Read More

Best Cars for a Netflix and Chill

By Matt Schmitz on February 8, 2016

CARS.COM — Back in the day, when a frisky fella wanted some alone time with his best girl, he'd just drive up to Blueberry Hill for some "necking" or "parking," in the parlance of the times. Nowadays, the youngsters call… Read More

Recall Alert: 2008-2009 Dodge and Chrysler Minivans, 2009 Dodge Journey

By Jennifer Geiger on February 4, 2016

CARS.COM Vehicles Affected: Approximately 112,000 model-year 2009 Dodge Journey SUVS, model-year 2008-09 Dodge Grand Caravan and Chrysler Town & Country minivans and the related model-year 2009 Volkswagen Routan minivans. The Problem: In the affected vehicles, occupant restraint controller components exposed… Read More

Features That Make the 2017 Chrysler Pacifica a Family-Car Game Changer

By Jennifer Geiger on January 20, 2016

CARS.COM — After years without any significant new features or styling updates, the grandmother of the minivan class was not aging well. But for 2017 the Chrysler Town & Country is reborn as the Pacifica, and its styling and features… Read More

2016 Detroit Auto Show What You Missed: Day Two

By Matt Schmitz on January 13, 2016

CARS.COM — Like Faygo pop at an Insane Clown Posse concert, the car reveals at the 2016 North American International Auto Show in Detroit have been all over the place — from ultra-exotic performance concepts like the Acura Precision to… Read More

2016 Detroit Auto Show What You Missed: Day One

By Matt Schmitz on January 11, 2016

CARS.COM — It was a jam-packed kickoff to the 2016 North American International Auto Show, and Cars.com was there to cover it all. Our staff got a close look at some 20 major new vehicles today at Cobo Center in… Read More

2017 Chrysler Pacifica Video

By Kelsey Mays on January 11, 2016

CARS.COM — The pioneer of the minivan class is back for 2017 with an innovative new entry. The 2017 Chrysler Pacifica made its debut at the 2016 North American International Auto Show in Detroit and wows with its sleek profile,… Read More

2017 Chrysler Pacifica: First Impressions

By Aaron Bragman on January 11, 2016

CARS.COM -- The minivan has saved Fiat Chrysler Automobiles' bacon more than once, and despite being the grandfather of the segment, FCA's minivans no longer dominate it due to the popularity of many solid competitors. It's definitely time for a… Read More

2017 Chrysler Pacifica Photo Gallery

By Matt Schmitz on January 11, 2016

CARS.COM -- Chrysler is looking to get back some of its Reagan-era glory as the pioneer of the minivan segment with its evolutionary Town & Country replacement, the 2017 Pacifica. The stylistic departure of this new minivan from its predecessor… Read More

2017 Chrysler Pacifica: First Look

By Aaron Bragman on January 10, 2016

CARS.COM Competes with: Honda Odyssey, Toyota Sienna, Kia Sedona Looks like: A taller, stylish van version of the Chrysler 200 Drivetrains: 287-horsepower, 3.6-liter V-6; optional plug-in hybrid system; nine-speed automatic or continuously variable automatic transmission; front-wheel drive Hits dealers: Spring… Read More

Volkswagen BUDD-e Concept: First Look

By Matt Schmitz on January 6, 2016

CARS.COM Looks like: A Nissan Cube that got caught in a wind tunnel (or the MacBook Air version of the classic VW Microbus) Defining characteristics: High-mileage, all-electric powertrain, superfast-charging battery, gesture controls Ridiculous features: The entire space-age interior configuration and next-next-gen… Read More