Spy photos: The new minivan from Chrysler shows its face for the first time

The group Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) still working hard on his new minivan of seven-seater as can be seen in these spy photos. After seeing some significant details of your interior, for a long time we had no news of this model that now appears before us revealing the appearance of your front for the first time.

The main design lines are marked by the prototype Chrysler 700C that was presented at the Detroit motor show 2012. A simple carelessness has served for our photographer inmortalizara the front of the minivan american, who has ceased to be a mystery. Without a doubt, in this regard, note the influence of the successful Chrysler 200, one of the models most relevant in the sales of the united States.

This mpv will take on the mantle of the fifth generation of the Chrysler Town & Country that is currently marketed, though at the moment it is unknown if it will keep this name when present in the first half of 2016. Within the framework of the group’s brands FCA, in the north american market, this new mpv of large size is placed above the Dodge Caravan for price and size.

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The us-based manufacturer has been making these dynamic testing of your minivan with a group of representatives. The caravan was formed by five units of the minivan, Chrysler -two of them with a camouflage larger than the rest, a couple of Honda Odyssey, Kia Sedona and a unit of Town & Country today. The presence of these last models is used to compare the data collected in the tests of the road in real traffic.

The future minivan Chrysler will have a range with mechanical four-cylinder engines supercharged and a V6 Pentastar, which can be associated to an automatic transmission of nine speeds. There will also be versions with front-wheel drive and total and a hybrid variant plug-in.

The biggest releases will enjoy side doors sliding electric that can be activated without hands -going the distance below the threshold, a multimedia system with screen of eight inches, and an improved version of the seating system retractable Stow’n Go.

the Result of the involvement of Chrysler with the Fiat group, to reach the european market as will as the new generation of the Lancia Voyager or Fiat Freemont. It remains to be seen if the FCA will play that trump card, seeing the limited impact that they are having the people carriers of seven-seater favor of the SUV’s that are so trendy, although among the initial plans of the consortium was to bring it to the Old Continent.