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2020 Chrysler Pacifica vs. 2020 Mercedes-Benz Metris Review

New 2020 Chrysler Pacifica

2020 Chrysler
Pacifica

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New 2020 Mercedes-Benz Metris

2020 Mercedes-Benz
Metris

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MSRP*
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$34,045 to $44,795
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$31,390 to $35,580
Invoice* $33,062 to $43,168 $29,350 to $33,267
MPG - City 17 - 19 19 - 20
MPG - Hwy 25 - 28 23 - 24
Engine(s) V-6 Inline-4
Seating Capacity 7 - 8 2 - 8
Basic Warranty 3 years/36,000 miles 3 years/36,000 miles
Overall Safety Rating** ***** Not Tested
Frontal Crash Rating** ***** Not Tested
Side Crash Rating** ***** Not Tested

**Vehicle crash and safety data is provided by NHTSA, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. The NHTSA testing was established by Congress to reduce highway deaths and injuries.

*MSRP and Invoice prices displayed are for educational purposes only, do not reflect the actual selling price of a particular vehicle, and do not include applicable gas taxes or destination charges.

Comparison Review

Comfort
The Chrysler Pacifica will be popular with taller drivers and passengers in the front seat, due to its greater front head- and legroom than the Mercedes-Benz Metris.

Convenience
You'll be making about the same number of stops at the gas station with the Chrysler Pacifica as you will with the Mercedes-Benz Metris, as they are both able to travel similar distances on a tank of gas.

Cost
There are a lot of factors to consider when calculating the overall cost of a vehicle. The main consideration is Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price (MSRP). The Chrysler Pacifica will definitely make more of a dent in your wallet than the Mercedes-Benz Metris, which has a much lower MSRP. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. The Destination Charge for the Chrysler Pacifica is much higher than that for the Mercedes-Benz Metris.

Dimensions
Since the Chrysler Pacifica is much wider than the Mercedes-Benz Metris, finding a wide enough spot in a parking lot may be a bit more challenging. The Chrysler Pacifica is slightly shorter than the Mercedes-Benz Metris, which may make it easier to park.

Drivetrain
With similar torque, the Chrysler Pacifica and the Mercedes-Benz Metris are about even in transmitting their respective horsepower to the wheels.

Handling
The Chrysler Pacifica has a larger turning radius than the Mercedes-Benz Metris, making it slightly more difficult to maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
In terms of towing capacity, the Mercedes-Benz Metris is clearly the choice over the Chrysler Pacifica for pulling heavy loads. When it comes to horsepower, the Chrysler Pacifica greatly out-muscles the Mercedes-Benz Metris.

Utility
Soccer Moms and those who need to chauffeur around a lot of people will appreciate the Chrysler Pacifica more than the Mercedes-Benz Metris, due to its significantly greater seating capacity. The Chrysler Pacifica has significantly less cargo capacity than the Mercedes-Benz Metris.

Warranty
The Chrysler Pacifica comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Mercedes-Benz Metris.