SAE Eye on Engineering Quick Take: New Chrysler Pacifica at NAIAS

  • 12-Jan-2016 11:26 EST
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Watch the video at https://youtu.be/5UBUnV7tmpE

The 2016 North American International Auto Show opened in Detroit on January 11, and Fiat-Chrysler's new Pacifica minivan is one of the show's stars. In this episode of SAE Eye on Engineering, Senior Editor Lindsay Brooke looks at some of the 37 new innovations coming in the 2017 Pacifica. SAE Eye on Engineering can be viewed at https://youtu.be/5UBUnV7tmpE. It also airs in audio-only form Monday mornings on WJR 760 AM Detroit's Paul W. Smith Show. Access archived episodes of SAE Eye on Engineering at www.sae.org/magazines/podcasts.

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