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Chrysler Pacifica Hybrid vs. Toyota Highlander

When we compare the Chrysler Pacifica Hybrid to the Toyota Highlander, the Chrysler Pacifica Hybrid has the advantage in the areas of fuel efficiency and interior volume. The Toyota Highlander has the advantage in the areas of new vehicle base pricing, typical lower range of pricing for one- to five-year-old used cars, overall quality score and base engine power. Based on this comparison of the Chrysler Pacifica Hybrid versus the Toyota Highlander, the Toyota Highlander is a better car than the Chrysler Pacifica Hybrid.

Chrysler Pacifica Hybrid versus Toyota Highlander Pricing

A one- to five-year-old used Chrysler Pacifica Hybrid ranges from $38,994 to $49,989 while a used Toyota Highlander from the same model year range is priced between $34,702 to $48,996. For a new model, the Chrysler Pacifica Hybrid's price is between $44,400 and $57,363, with the Toyota Highlander priced between $38,193 and $51,672.

Chrysler Pacifica Hybrid versus Toyota Highlander Quality Rating

The iSeeCars Overall Quality rating for the Chrysler Pacifica Hybrid is 7.7 out of 10 while the Toyota Highlander's quality rating is 8.9 out of 10. This results in the Chrysler Pacifica Hybrid being ranked 2 out of 8 Best Plug-in Hybrid Cars and the Toyota Highlander being ranked 1 out of 61 Best Crossover SUVs.

Engine Power and Fuel Efficiency Comparison

For engine performance, the Chrysler Pacifica Hybrid’s base engine makes 260 horsepower, and the Toyota Highlander base engine makes 295 horsepower. The Pacifica Hybrid is rated to deliver an average of 30 miles per gallon, with a highway range of 527 miles. The Highlander is rated to deliver an average of 23 miles per gallon, with a highway range of 501 miles. The Pacifica Hybrid uses electricity, regular unleaded, and the Highlander uses regular unleaded.

Passenger Space Comparison

The Chrysler Pacifica Hybrid, a hybrid minivan car, has the advantage of offering more interior volume, reflected in more front shoulder room, rear head room, rear shoulder room, and trunk space. The Toyota Highlander, a crossover/midsize SUV, has the advantage in the areas of front head room, front leg room and rear leg room.

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2022 Chrysler Pacifica Hybrid

2022 Toyota Highlander

Pricing

New Asking Price:

$44,400 - $57,363

Used Asking Price:

$38,994 - $49,989

5-Year Depreciation (lower is better):

55.1%

Pricing

New Asking Price:

$38,193 - $51,672

Used Asking Price:

$34,702 - $48,996

5-Year Depreciation (lower is better):

38.1%

iSeeCars Scores & Rankings

Overall Score:

7.7 / 10

Reliability:

6.1 / 10

Retained Value:

7.0 / 10

Safety:

10.0 / 10

iSeeCars Scores & Rankings

Overall Score:

8.9 / 10

Reliability:

8.5 / 10

Retained Value:

8.2 / 10

Safety:

10.0 / 10

iSeeCars Rankings

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10 / 23

iSeeCars Rankings

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Summary Review

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Summary Review

The Toyota Highlander is among the best-selling, top-rated SUVs in the 3-row segment.

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Pros and Cons

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Pros and Cons

  • Class-leading fuel economy
  • No disappointing base engine
  • Legendary reliability

  • Poorly-rated headlights on L, LE, and XLE trims

Available Body Styles

Minivan

Available Body Styles

SUV

Available Drivetrain Options

Plug-In Hybrid

Available Drivetrain Options

Gasoline

Trim Levels

Touring L, Pinnacle, Limited

Trim Levels

Limited, XSE, Platinum, XLE, L, LE

Warranty Information

Warranty, Bumper-to-Bumper:

3 years / 36000 miles

Warranty, Powertrain

5 years / 60000 miles

Warranty, Roadside Assistance:

5 years / 60000 miles

Warranty Information

Warranty, Bumper-to-Bumper:

3 years / 36000 miles

Warranty, Powertrain

5 years / 60000 miles

Warranty, Roadside Assistance:

2 years

Safety Ratings

NHTSA Safety Rating (last 5 year average):

5 out of 5 Stars

IIHS Safety Rating:

Not yet available

Safety Ratings

NHTSA Safety Rating (last 5 year average):

5 out of 5 Stars

IIHS Safety Rating:

TOP SAFETY PICK +

Base Drivetrain Specifications

Horsepower:

260 hp @ 5050 rpm

Torque:

Not yet available

Power-to-Weight Ratio (higher is better):

0.052 hp per pound

Towing Capacity:

Not applicable

Base Drivetrain Specifications

Horsepower:

295 hp @ 6600 rpm

Torque:

263 foot-lbs @ 4700 rpm

Power-to-Weight Ratio (higher is better):

0.071 hp per pound

Towing Capacity:

Not yet available

Engine Specifications

Engine Size:

3.6 liters

Engine Configuration:

V

Number of Cylinders:

6

Transmission:

Automatic

Standard/Optional Drivetrain Type:

FWD

EPA Fuel Economy (City/Highway/Combined MPG):

29 / 30 / 30

Range (city/hwy):

510 / 527 miles

Recommended Fuel Type:

Electricity, Regular Unleaded

Engine Specifications

Engine Size:

3.5 liters

Engine Configuration:

V

Number of Cylinders:

6

Transmission:

Automatic

Standard/Optional Drivetrain Type:

FWD / AWD

EPA Fuel Economy (City/Highway/Combined MPG):

20 / 28 / 23

Range (city/hwy):

358 / 501 miles

Recommended Fuel Type:

Regular Unleaded

Standard/Optional Features

Apple CarPlay:

Standard

Android Auto:

Standard

Wireless Smartphone Charging:

Available

Keyless Entry:

Standard

Keyless Ignition:

Standard

Adaptive Cruise Control:

Standard

Heated Seats:

Standard

Cooled/Ventilated Seats:

Available

Leather Upholstery:

Standard

Navigation System:

Available

Sunroof/Moonroof:

Available

Heated Steering Wheel:

Standard

Standard/Optional Features

Apple CarPlay:

Standard

Android Auto:

Standard

Wireless Smartphone Charging:

Available

Keyless Entry:

Standard

Keyless Ignition:

Standard

Adaptive Cruise Control:

Standard

Heated Seats:

Available

Cooled/Ventilated Seats:

Available

Leather Upholstery:

Available

Navigation System:

Available

Sunroof/Moonroof:

Available

Heated Steering Wheel:

Available

Safety Equipment

Forward Collision Warning:

Standard

Pedestrian Detection:

Standard

Lane Departure Warning:

Standard

Lane Keeping Assist:

Standard

Blind Spot Monitoring:

Standard

Rear Cross-Traffic Alert:

Standard

360-Degree Camera:

Standard

Rear Seat Reminder:

Standard

Driver Attention Monitoring:

N/A

Safety Equipment

Forward Collision Warning:

Standard

Pedestrian Detection:

Standard

Lane Departure Warning:

Standard

Lane Keeping Assist:

Standard

Blind Spot Monitoring:

Available

Rear Cross-Traffic Alert:

Available

360-Degree Camera:

Available

Rear Seat Reminder:

Standard

Driver Attention Monitoring:

N/A

Interior Dimensions

Front Head Room:

40.1 inches

Front Leg Room:

41.1 inches

Front Shoulder Room:

63.8 inches

Rear Head Room:

39.6 inches

Rear Leg Room:

39 inches

Rear Shoulder Room:

63 inches

Cargo Space:

32.3 cubic feet

Cargo Space, 2nd-row seat folded down:

Not applicable

Cargo Space, 3rd-row seat folded down:

87.5 cubic feet

Overall Interior Volume:

197.3 cubic feet

Interior Dimensions

Front Head Room:

41.2 inches

Front Leg Room:

42 inches

Front Shoulder Room:

59 inches

Rear Head Room:

39.4 inches

Rear Leg Room:

41 inches

Rear Shoulder Room:

58.7 inches

Cargo Space:

16 cubic feet

Cargo Space, 2nd-row seat folded down:

84.3 cubic feet

Cargo Space, 3rd-row seat folded down:

Not applicable

Overall Interior Volume:

157.3 cubic feet

Exterior Dimensions

Curb Weight:

5010 lbs

Width:

90.4 inches

Height:

69.9 inches

Length:

204.3 inches

Wheelbase:

121.6 inches

Ground Clearance:

5.1 inches

Exterior Dimensions

Curb Weight:

4145 lbs

Width:

76 inches

Height:

68.1 inches

Length:

194.9 inches

Wheelbase:

112.2 inches

Ground Clearance:

8 inches

Standard Wheel/Tire Information

Wheel Size:

17.0 x 7.0 inches

Wheel Type:

aluminum with painted accents

Tire Size:

235/65R17

Standard Wheel/Tire Information

Wheel Size:

18.0 x 8.0 inches

Wheel Type:

painted alloy

Tire Size:

P235/65R18