"The minivan package has always been a sacred thing... it's basically a life tool" - Ralph Gilles The stalwart duo of Chrysler minivans will be reduced by half in the vehicle's next generation, with the Dodge Grand Caravan likely going away in favor of a new people-mover-type vehicle. Show More Summary
Dodge's Grand Caravan treats families right with its Stow 'n Go second-row seats and a third row that flips around for picnicking or tailgating. The Grand Caravan has a standard second-row bench that seats three, but our test car ha...
Dodge is getting ready to spread the Blacktop-themed love to the smallest member of its lineup. Last year, the automaker offered up Blacktop versions of the Avenger, Challenger, Charger, Durango, Grand Caravan and Journey. And now the...Show More Summary
Two years ago, your humble author had some very nice things to say about the revised, Pentastar-powered Dodge Grand Caravan. Since then, I’ve put a couple thousand more miles on Caravans, including a fairly harrowing trip to Nashville in a low-spec variant, and, to quote Sean Connery, “I haven’t changed my opinion.”. I never deliberately [...]
The Dodge Grand Caravan almost has it all. It has a cabin filled with clever storage spaces and sliding doors that make daily life convenient. There are plenty of entertainment options, and a spacious interior offers a multitude of seating...
The Chrysler minivan is 30 years old, and the automaker is pumping out two new special edition models to celebrate.
Post-bankruptcy Chrysler’s product plans have had more episodic changes than the Star Wars franchise, and Automotive News has the latest dirt on what’s going on at Auburn Hills. Dodge is set to lose the most, with the Grand Caravan, Journey and Durango disappearing from the lineup. The Grand Caravan may live on in Canada, but Chrysler’s [...]
The highlights include a limited-edition Grand Caravan designed to celebrate the nameplate's 30th birthday.
The Jeep Wrangler, Dodge Grand Caravan, and Dodge Avenger are all sticking around well past their originally scheduled departure dates.
Are you hesitant to pull the trigger on a brand new Dodge Avenger in hopes that a new one will be coming? Well, don't hold your breath. According to The Detroit News, Chrysler will be extending production of the current Avenger sedan...Show More Summary
Chrysler has issued a recall for some 2013 Town & Country, Dodge Grand Caravan and Ram C/V Tradesman vans built between May 10, 2012 and June 7, 2013. These vehicles may have a software error that would cause the wrong side (opposite side) airbags to deploy in a crash. Show More Summary
Chrysler's line of minivans are often credited with helping to pull that company back from the brink in the 1980s, and even today, they remain strong sellers in that segment. Now there's evidence to indicate the Grand Caravan is on the way out, and that's even more bad news for Dodge. Read more...
It appears that the Chrysler Town & Country has won the minivan Hunger Games, as the latest report from the Windsor Star claims that the T&C will be the lone minivan offering from Chrysler when the next generation van goes on sale in 2015. The subject of which van would survive has been a constant [...]
Chrysler has slowed production of its Town and Country and Dodge Grand Caravan minivans this week, Automotive News reports. The Windsor, Ontario plant will cut its three shifts from eight hours each to four hours each in an effort "to align production with market demand," a Chrysler spokesperson told AN. Show More Summary
A parts shortage has resulted in a shutdown at Chrysler’s Windsor Assembly Plant, home of the Dodge Grand Caravan and Chrysler Town & Country. The Windsor Star reports that that Wednesday’s shifts have been cancelled, and Thursday production will go ahead on a shift-by-shift basis. 2011 saw multiple parts related shutdowns at Windsor. Windsor produces about [...]
In terms of passenger room and cargo space, minivans are king. When you add comfort and family-friendly features to the list, the Dodge Grand Caravan reigns supreme. Plenty of room and easy-to-use Latch anchors mean installing child- safety seats is...
If we didn’t know any better, we’d think that the folks over at Dodge were obsessed over the color black. First, they introduced the Dodge Charger Blacktop package, which then spawned models for the Avenger, Challenger R/T, and the Charger R/T. Now, Dodge will offer the same Blacktop package for the Durango, Grand Caravan, and [...]
Want a blacked-out seven-passenger people hauler? Dodge has three new options for you.
More Dodges get the sinister-looking Blacktop Package as the 2013 Durango, Grand Caravan and Journey can now be equipped with the option’s blackened exterior features. The Dodge Charger, Challenger and Avenger were previously the only cars privy to the blacked-out...
Will it be the Chrysler Town & Country or the Dodge Grand Caravan?