2018 Chrysler Pacifica Hybrid review with video

The basics:  Starting price: $51,445 + tax As tested: $56,595 + tax Fuel economy over a week: 4.8 L/100 kms (49 US MPG) Competition: Chevrolet Equinox Diesel, Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV, etc. You know, even when I first started this channel three and a half years ago, getting into a plug-in hybrid was a novelty. We didn’t see them that often. And […]

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2018 Honda Odyssey review with video

  The basics: Starting price: $34,890 + tax As tested: $50,290 + tax Competition: Chrysler Pacifica, Dodge Grand Caravan, Toyota Sienna, etc. Average fuel economy over 2,500 kms: 9.8 L/100 kms (24 US MPG) If you think the SUV has killed minivan sales, think again. Honda says the Odyssey has seen nine years of consecutive sales growth in Canada. And for 2018, […]

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Family Wheels’ favourite cars of the year

2016 has been a great year for us at Family Wheels. We’ve surpassed a million views on the YouTube channel, over 5,000 people are now subscribing and we’ve had a chance to drive a lot of fun cars to boot! So here’s our annual awards list for your New Year’s perusal. Thanks for all the support and here’s to a […]

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2017 Chrysler Pacifica review with video

  The basics: Base price: $43,995 + taxes As tested: $60,445 + taxes Average fuel economy over our week of testing: 10.9 L/100 kms (22 MPG) Competition: Dodge Grand Caravan, Honda Odyssey, Kia Sedona, Toyota Sienna, etc. Pricing addendum: LX and Touring models have also been added at $37,995 and $39,995 but at the time of publication, these prices aren’t reflected […]

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2016 Toyota Sienna review with video

The Basics:   Base price: $31,675 + taxes As tested: $49,700 + taxes Average fuel economy over our week of testing: 11.2 L/100 kms (21 MPG) Competition: Chrysler Pacifica (2017), Dodge Grand Caravan, Honda Odyssey, Kia Sedona The Sienna has been in Toyota’s line-up since 1998 and, like it or not, you can’t deny the practicality and popularity of the minivan […]

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2015 Kia Sedona review with video

Basics: Base price: $27,500 + taxes As tested: $35,250 + taxes Highway fuel economy: 13.5 L/100 kms City fuel economy: 10 L/100 kms Competition: Chrysler Town & Country, Honda Odyssey, Mazda5, Nissan Quest, Toyota Sienna Made in: Korea Oh, boy… the minivan. So many people refuse to go down this road strictly on principal. But from the friends of mine […]

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