(3.8) 12 reviews
MSRP: $3,203$10,159
Body Style: Sport Utility
Combined MPG: 18-19
Engine: 253-hp, 4.0-liter V-6 (regular gas)
Drivetrain: All-wheel Drive
Seats: 5-6
2008 Chrysler Pacifica

Our Take on the 2008 Chrysler Pacifica

Our Take

Last year's Pacifica received a more powerful V-6 and six-speed automatic transmission. For 2008, changes are minimal: the base trim designation now becomes LX. Wagon-like architecture, available all-wheel drive and seating for up to six mean the Pacifica competes with family-friendly crosso... Read Full Report

What We Don't Like

  • Body lean in curves
  • Lackluster composure over bumps
  • Rear visibility
  • Complicated dashboard controls
  • Third-row seat diminishes cargo volume, even when folded

Notable Features

  • Wagon-like styling
  • Available 4.0-liter V-6 and six-speed automatic
  • Easy-entry &quot
  • chair-height&quot
  • seats
  • Five- or six-occupant seating

6 Trims Available

A trim is a style of a vehicle model. Each higher trim has different or upgraded features from the previous trim along with a price increase. Learn more about trims

Trims Explained

When talking about cars, “trims” is a way of differentiating between different versions of the same model. Typically, most start with a no-frills, or “base” trim, and as features are added, or a different engine, drivetrain (gas vs. hybrid, for example) or transmission are included, trim names change and prices go up.

It’s important to carefully check the trims of the car you’re interested in to make sure that you’re getting the features you want, or that you’re not overpaying for features you don’t want.