For family hauling, there is no better solution than a minivan. With sliding side doors, plenty of room for everyone and the gear they bring along, and a host of features designed to help families tackle their growing to-do-list, the humble minivan doesn’t always get the credit it deserves. Are you in the market for a new minivan for your growing family?
We compare two popular options, the 2019 Toyota Sienna and 2019 Chrysler Pacifica, to see which lineup reigns supreme. Find pricing, cargo space, and AWD specs below in addition to a comparison of each model’s standard and available active safety features.
2019 Toyota Sienna
2019 Chrysler Pacifica
|150.0 cubic feet||Base Cargo Space||140.5 cubic feet|
|Lane Departure Alert with Steering Assist, Dynamic Radar Cruise Control, Pre-Collision with Pedestrian Detection, Automatic High Beams||Standard Active Safety||Blind Spot Monitoring, ParkSense|
Both the 2019 Toyota Sienna and 2019 Chrysler Pacifica have robust active safety packages, however, the bulk of the active safety features on the 2019 Sienna lineup come standard on every trim while many of the 2019 Pacifica’s safety features are found only on high-level trims for additional money.
Every trim of the 2019 Toyota Sienna minivan comes equipped with the class-leading Toyota Safety Sense active safety suite including Lane Departure Alert with Steering Assist, Dynamic Radar Cruise Control, Pre-Collision with Pedestrian Detection, and Automatic High Beams. In addition to the features in Toyota Safety Sense, a Rear Parking Assist Sonar, Blind Spot Monitor with Rear Cross-Traffic Alert, and a Bird’s Eye View camera are also available on higher-level trims.
The only active safety features that come standard on the 2019 Chrysler Pacifica lineup are Blind Spot Monitoring and ParkSense. Additional safety features including a 360-degree surround-view camera system, Blind Spot Monitoring with Cross-Path Detection, Full-Speed Forward Collision Warning Plus, Lane Departure Warning Plus, and ParkAssist.
Minivan shoppers looking to keep their family safe on the road with active safety may be most interested in the 2019 Toyota Sienna that offers the safety they want without breaking the bank. Find the 2019 Toyota Sienna lineup ready for lease and purchase today at Serra Toyota in Birmingham. Stop by the dealership or connect with our team online via the pop-up form below.