Saying Bye to Chrysler 200 Opens Possibilities for Chrysler 300

 End of Chrysler 200 production

Chrysler has officially ended the production of the Chrysler 200 according to Detroit News, Car Scoops and several other sources. Production on the 200 ended in December 2016, allowing Chrysler to bring in the New Year by focussing on the production of the Chrysler 300, Pacifica, and several concept vehicles. [click to continue…]

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Chrysler Portal Concept at CES – Futuristic and Advanced

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Chrysler literally “can’t stop, won’t stop” in the minivan segment. Though still just a concept, Chrysler unveiled the Chrysler Portal at the 2017 Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas, and it is sure to blow anyone’s mind.

The easiest way to describe the Chrysler Portal is a millennial focussed, connected futuristic, technologically advanced minivan. FCA’s goal was to create a vehicle for the moms, dads and families of the future and it looks like they succeeded. [click to continue…]

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Chrysler Pacifica Hybrid + Waymo = Self Driving Vehicle

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First we were impressed by the Chrysler Pacifica, then we were very impressed by the Pacifica Hybrid, and now we are even more impressed with the Pacifica Hybrid Autonomous vehicle. Yep, Chrysler announced they partnered up with Google to make a self-driving Pacifica. The engineers who produced the autonomous vans were from both FCAs team and Google’s self-driving engineer team, Waymo. [click to continue…]

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Unique Technology Features on the Chrysler Pacifica Hybrid

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As hybrid vehicles grow in popularity, automotive companies are having to respond quickly with new and advanced hybrid features. The brand new Chrysler Pacifica Hybrid comes with unique and technology that exceeds expectations and help to make the ride more efficient.

UConnect

UConnect systems are standard across FCA vehicles, however, the UConnect for the Pacifica Hybrid is different than the Uconnect 5.0 and 8.4 systems in other FCA vehicles.  The UConnect 8.4 in the new Pacifica Hybrid has “Access app.” The app is able to deliver key information to drivers like the the vehicle’s charge status, schedule charges, and also allows for remote locking and starting the vehicle.  The app’s Send ‘N Go feature allows the driver to sends destinations from their phone to the UConnect navigation system (with active navigation subscription). The app is available for both Android and Apple devices.

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Last Minute Gifts for a New Teen Driver

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Have a teenager on your holiday gift list, but don’t know what to get them? Well, did they recently get a car or their license? If so, there are plenty of easy last minute purchases a new teen driver will love. Whether you are looking for safety features, style features, or tech features, there is something in each of these categories you can purchase.

Tinted Windows

Paying the bill for tinted windows would make an excellent gift, especially in Florida. Tinted windows help keep the car’s interior a little cooler and also offer a little more privacy.

Phone Car Mount

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Two Chrysler Vehicles Names “Best Buy” Vehicles by Consumers Digest

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It is not even 2017 yet and two 2017 Chrysler models are already taking home awards. Chrysler is rocking both the sedan and minivan game with the 2017 Chrysler 300 and 2017 Pacifica. Both of these vehicles took home “Best Buy” awards from Consumers Digest. Go Chrysler!

2017 “Best Buy” – Minivan segment

The 2017 Chrysler Pacifica took home the “Best Buy” title in the minivan segment. Honestly this doesn’t really come as a surprise. The Pacifica minivan has been killin’ it since it was released earlier this year! With all of the standard style features and technology, how could it not? The van came in and crushed the previous reputations of minivans, all while building some truly impressive sales numbers.

Not only did the Pacifica revolutionize the minivan segment, but also a vehicle’s capability of storage and cargo volume. With a family comes road trips to Disney, sports or band practices, carpooling and so on. Families have a need for plenty of cargo space and that makes the Pacifica’s Stow ‘n Go storage system the perfect family van This system allows seats to physically fold into the floor of the vehicle, allowing for plenty of flat cargo space. The result of Stow ‘n Go seating is up to 140.5 cubic feet of flat cargo space. [click to continue…]

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Chrysler Pacifica Hybrid, Coming to Miami Lakes Automall Soon

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The all-new 2017 Chrysler Pacifica is getting a more fuel efficient “twin” and it will be at Miami Lakes Automall anyday. The “twin” is the Pacifica Hybrid and it is a plug-in electric hybrid version (PHEV) of the Pacifica and it is more fuel efficient than Chrysler anticipated.

This is the first hybrid or PHEV minivan ever released and it is safe to say the Pacifica Hybrid is a game changer for the auto industry and families. Here is what you need to know!

Engine + Battery

The 2017 Chrysler Pacifica Hybrid is powered by an upgraded version of the 3.6-liter Pentastar V6 engine that is in the standard Pacifica and it also has a 16-kWh lithium-ion battery and a dual-motor. But don’t worry, the electric system doesn’t mean less horsepower, the Pacifica Hybrid produces 260 horsepower, which is just behind the standard Pacifica, which produces 287-horsepower.  

Fuel Economy

As a PHEV, the Pacifica Hybrid can operate on only electricity, only gas, or a combination of both and there are fuel economy numbers for all three —  MPG, MPGe, and the total range from a fully charged battery. MPGe stands for “miles per gallon equivalent” and it is the fuel efficiency when the battery and engine work together. MPG is like usual, it is the engine’s efficiency when only the engine is working.

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2017 Chrysler 200 is Affordable, Tech Savvy and Safe!

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Looking for a moderately priced safe and tech savvy sedan? Check out the 2017 Chrysler 200 at Miami Lakes Chrysler.

Size

The Chrysler 200 is comfortable and surprisingly spacious for a sedan. The four-door, five seater vehicle is 192 inches long and 59 inches high, so there is plenty of room for friends or family to sit comfortably on a road trip, even when the driver’s seat is pushed back.

Having room for drivers and passengers is always important, but so is cargo room. Which is why the 200’s trunk is 16 cubic feet, making it one of the largest trunks in it’s class. In addition, the 200 has a 60/40 back-row split seating system, so the back seats can be folded down when extra trunk space is needed.

Technology

Technology has never been so important to drivers. This is why the Chrysler 200 comes fully equipped with awesome technology features, and has plenty of extra options for those who like a little more! [click to continue…]

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Month-Long Black Friday Specials at Miami Lakes Chrysler

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With the holidays coming up, you know what that means. Lots of holiday specials on all kinds of cars. Now through the end of November, we at Miami Lakes Automall have great Black Friday deals on all of our brands, including Chrysler. Check ‘em out and start saving money on a new car.

You can get a 36-month lease on a new 2017 Chrysler Pacifica Touring for just $309 a month*.  The Pacifica Touring is the second trim in the lineup, so it has upgraded equipment that is not not found on the base. No security deposit is required.

Looking to own a Chrysler instead? We have a special on the 2016 Chrysler 200 S sedan. Buyers can get their hands on an all new Chrysler 200 S with 30 percent off it’s MSRP starting price, bringing its price down $19,135†. The 200S is equipped with several enhanced features like six speakers and a 5-inch touchscreen.

Miami Lakes Chrysler also has a great special on new 2016 Chrysler 300C . Until the end of the month, the Chrysler 300C is available to buyers for $35,972†, which is 20 percent off it’s starting MSRP price!

These deals won’t last much longer – they all end on November 30th. So hurry in!

*$309 due at signing.
†Price plus tax and tag fees with approved credit
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Why The Chrysler Pacifica is Better Than SUVs

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Having a hard time picking the best three-row SUV for your family? What if we told you the new Chrysler Pacifica is an even better option than an SUV? The all-new 2017 Chrysler Pacifica is sleek, technologically advanced, and provides you with features a three-row SUV never could.

Seating

Obviously, any three-row SUV will have a lot of space because of the fact that it has all that seating. However, the Pacifica is able to offer more space for passengers and cargo than any SUV. Except for the massive SUVs, like the Chevy Suburban, many SUVs with three-row seating have seating for 7 passenger vehicles, well the Pacifica is available with 7 or 8 passenger seating.

Cargo

Additionally, the cargo volume in the Pacifica is much larger than almost any other three-row SUV. Typically, SUVs have around 80 cubic feet of cargo space, but the Pacifica offers 140.5 cubic feet of cargo volume. How is that possible? The Pacifica’s Stow ‘n Go seating system. This system allows the second row seats to fold completely into floor storage bins allowing for plenty of flat storage space. When the seats are not folded flat, the floor storage bins can be used for tons of things, like groceries, luggage, or even beach equipment. [click to continue…]

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