The updated 2021 Pacifica is now available with all-wheel drive on nonhybrid models.
It also adds the next-generation Uconnect infotainment system and higher-end Pinnacle trim level.
The Pacifica is offered in seven- and eight-passenger configurations, and it is distinguished by handy fold-into-the-floor second-row seats.
The 3.6-liter V6 engine, paired with a nine-speed automatic transmission, provides plenty of power and gets a decent 21 mpg overall.
Handling is responsive, the ride is comfortable, and the cabin is quiet.
A plug-in hybrid version is available and has an electric range of about 30 miles.
It gets 27 mpg when operating as a hybrid.
Standard safety equipment includes FCW, AEB with pedestrian detection, BSW, and rear cross traffic warning.