Lancia Voyager

From 2011, a new Lancia MPV in its range: the Lancia Voyager. For years, the Lancia Phedra was the seven-seat model of the Italian brand, but they stopped doing in 2010. The Voyager is the oldest, most proven MPV and is always sold as Chrysler. Now, the Fiat Group has pursued the car renamed the Lancia Voyager!

Lancia and its MPV

Since 1995, the Italian brand Lancia MPV in its range. Lancia Zeta takes a modest place within the range of cars with seven seats. It has been chosen to ride on the MPV model of Citroen, Peugeot and Fiat. The first generation of the MPV in mid-2001 for replacement. In 2002 the brand also introduced the second generation. Citroen chooses their Citroen Evasion give a new name: the Citroen C8. Peugeot makes the 806 a 807. Fiat sticks to the Ulysse. Finally, the Lancia Phedra Zeta becomes. All four cars ?? s the same with some minor differences.

Lancia Voyager


Fiat Group has enlisted the Chrysler brand. Lancia has long been part of the group. Fiat continues to use several models of Chrysler, but as Lancia. This saves design costs and time. The Chrysler 300C is renamed the new Lancia Thema. In the MPV segment, the Chrysler Voyager is a concept, it has been since the early 80 ?? on the market. Fiat renamed the Grand Voyager until the successor to the Lancia Phedra. The Lancia Voyager is the same model sold in the US include the Dodge Grand Caravan, Volkswagen Routan or Chrysler Town & Country. Through import see this occasionally on the Dutch roads.

Equipment

By default, the Lancia Voyager is available in three trim levels. These are:
  • Silver
  • Gold
  • Platinum

The Silver version has three rows of seats. All seats are retractable into the floor. The seats are upholstered in leather. Further, the Silver version features include an automatic air conditioning, cruise control, airbags, ESP, ABS, audio equipment and power windows front and rear, and even in the third row of the windows can be folded electrically. The mirrors can be adjusted electrically. The Silver has a keyless entry ?? ?? system, which means that the car key and automatically recognize each other and you do not remove the key from your pocket to unlock the doors.
If you're not satisfied with the already very complete specification of the Silver version, you can opt for the Gold version. This version has among other power operated sliding doors and tailgate, parking sensors, heated leather steering wheel, front fog lights, roof rails, power seats for extra chrome accents and more.
Do you really want everything on and on? Then there is the Platinum version, which includes an additional ?? s ?? keyless go ?? system with which you can even start the car without taking the key out of your pocket. Furthermore, the Platinum version Xenon lights, special leather upholstery, rain sensors, reversing camera, chrome door mirrors, roof rails and door handles. And an audio device with 6.5 ?? touchscreen, internal hard drive and nine speakers.
In addition to the standard equipment, there are many options available. Think of a sliding roof, extensive audio and navigation, rims, Xenon lights and many other options. Lancia latter also packed together in a package.

Engineering and motors

The Lancia Voyager is not a small one, with a length of almost 5.22 meters and a width of just 2.00 meters. These dimensions indicate a large capacity, and it shows. With all seats folded open you still 638 liters. Fold your seats away, you keep a gap of nearly 3300 liters. Motor Lancia have a choice of two powertrains. The engines are fitted with a six speed automatic transmission.
  • 3.6 liter V6 Pentastar petrol engine, 283 hp
  • 2.8 liter MultiJet diesel engine, 163 hp

Competitors

The Lancia Voyager is no longer like the Chrysler Voyager perhaps it was meant as MPV for the modal family that needs a large, spacious car with seven seats. Lancia focuses on the higher end, that is a bit more money to spend on luxury and comfort. Hence, choose one of the standard equipment for all quality options and accessories. Take for example the standard leather upholstery, often with other providers as an option is available at extra cost. Also, it is selected for power sources of motor size. The Lancia Voyager is probably a good car for the business, which also space and seating needs for his family. Competitors can be found in the more luxurious models dressed-for example, the Renault Espace, Citroen C8, Peugeot 807 and the Ford Galaxy.

Praise

The Lancia Voyager is available from ?? 56,000 - for the Silver version with petrol engine. A gold version costs ?? 59,000 - and the Platinum version ?? 63000, -. For the same car ?? s but equipped with a diesel engine, you pay standard ?? 2000, - more. For lease drivers: all versions of the Lancia Voyager fall into the 25% addition